Julian F R

Helpful votes received on reviews: 38% (3 of 8)


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Line of Duty Series 2 [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Martin Compston
Line of Duty Series 2 [DVD] DVD ~ Martin Compston
3 of 8 people found the following review helpful
I came to this series late (as I usually do) and have not seen series 1. So when I did catch up with series 2 I found it absorbing and superbly acted, although a little confusing given my lack of background from the first series.
In particular it was refreshing to see a drama as inventive and intelligent as the current Scandi-craze shows... Edge of Darkness and Tinker Tailor to name just two.
So why not 5 stars? Like some other reviewers I found the last episode a (no pun intended) cop-out, with its scramble to show what happened in flashback and tie up loose ends. It was as if Jed Mercurio was told he had one less episode than he expected. Also, I imagine some of the non-resolved… Read more

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