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Breathless, Part 2 (Episode #4429H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 7:48 PM

A procedure goes wrong for Otto, Charlie, and Jean. Richard meets an old friend. Elizabeth and Mulligan meet for a showdown. Angela and Otto have an out-of-town trip with a chaperone. Charlie has a close call. A forgotten incident keeps rearing its menacing head. Stars Jack Davenport, Zoe Boyle, Catherine Steadman, Iain Glen, Natasha Little, Oliver Chris, Joanna Page and Shaun Dingwall.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 1:48 AM

Sherlock, Series II - The Reichenbach Fall (Episode #4215H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 24, 2017 -- 10:30 PM

James Moriarty possesses the greatest criminal mind that the world has ever seen. Sherlock and John knew he wouldn't stay hidden for long. But even they never guessed the sheer scale and audacity of the crime that would propel Moriarty back into the headlines. The crime of the century. The Tower of London, the Bank of England and Pentonville prison -- all sprung open on the same day, as if by magic! But Moriarty's plans don't stop there. Sherlock and John lock horns with their old enemy in one final problem that tests loyalty and courage to their very limits. Sherlock must fight for his reputation, his sanity and his life. But is he all he claims to be?

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 4:30 AM

Breathless, Part 1 (Episode #4428H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 7:48 PM

Jack Davenport stars as a brilliant London surgeon in 1961, when doctors were treated like gods and acted the part. Also starring in this stylish story of a dark secret amid the complexities of the sexual revolution are Zoe Boyle, Catherine Steadman, Iain Glen, Natasha Little, Oliver Chris, Joanna Page and Shaun Dingwall.
In this episode: Otto, a surgeon married to Elizabeth, has eyes for new nurse Angela. Angela's sister, Jean, is engaged to Otto's colleague Richard. Inspector Mulligan snoops around. Jean and Richard's marriage gets off to a rocky start. Otto makes a breakthrough with Angela. Mulligan gives Elizabeth a menacing message.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 1:48 AM

Sherlock, Series II - The Hounds of Baskerville (Episode #4214H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 17, 2017 -- 10:30 PM

Something terrible has happened to Henry Knight; Sherlock and John investigate the truth about the monstrous creature that apparently killed their client's father. A hound from hell? What seems like fantasy on Baker Street is a very different prospect in the ultra-secret army base that looms over Dartmoor.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 4:30 AM

Poirot Season 12, Dead Man's Folly (Episode #4427H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 7:48 PM

David Suchet ("Henry VIII," "The Way We Live Now") returns in his signature role as suave Belgian super sleuth Hercule Poirot in two new mysteries, "The Big Four" and "Dead Man's Folly," based on the novels by Agatha Christie. Whether he's on holiday abroad, taking a countryside break or simply going about his business near his central London home, Poirot finds himself exercising his "little grey cells" by helping police investigate crimes and murders, whether they ask for his help or not. A wealthy financier and his wife stage a grand party at their new summer home. Poirot (David Suchet) is a reluctant guest, urged to attend by his old friend Ariadne Oliver (Zo? Wanamaker), who suspects the "murder hunt" game she is preparing may turn out to be a real murder.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 1:48 AM

Sherlock, Series II - A Scandal In Belgravia (Episode #4213H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 10:30 PM

A case of blackmail threatens to topple the monarchy itself, but soon Sherlock (Benedict Cumberbatch) and John Watson (Martin Freeman) discover there is even more to it than that. They find themselves battling international terrorism, rogue CIA agents and a secret conspiracy involving the British government. But this case will cast a longer shadow on their lives than they could ever imagine, as the great detective begins a long duel of wits with an antagonist as cold and ruthless and brilliant as himself: Irene Adler (Lara Pulver). This episode contains adult situations.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 4:30 AM

Poirot Season 12, The Big Four (Episode #4426H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 7:48 PM

David Suchet returns in his signature role as suave Belgian super sleuth Hercule Poirot in two new mysteries based on novels by Agatha Christie. Whether he's on holiday abroad, taking a countryside break or simply going about his business near his central London home, Poirot finds himself exercising his "little grey cells" by helping police investigate crimes and murders, whether they ask for his help or not.
This episode: Adapted by Mark Gatiss, "The Big Four" plunges Poirot into a world of global espionage, set against the backdrop of the impending WWII. The public is in a panic after the shocking death of a Russian chess grandmaster, and Poirot must navigate international figures and intrigue to identify the culprit, with the help of old friends Captain Hastings, Inspector Japp and Miss Lemon.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 1:48 AM

Sherlock: The Great Game (Episode #4031H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 3, 2017 -- 10:30 PM

Sherlock much solve perplexing and dangerous puzzles specifically laid out for him. Can he and Watson catch up to the villain before innocent people are harmed?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 4:30 AM
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