Series of individual murder dramas unique in the way in which protagonists talk directly to camera when giving their version of events.
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 Coleen (1 episode, 2012)
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 Dominic Cotterall (1 episode, 2016)
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 Leo Durridge (1 episode, 2016)
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 Whitmore (1 episode, 2016)
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 Stefan (1 episode, 2012)
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 Jess (1 episode, 2016)
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 DS Corinne Evans (1 episode, 2016)
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 DCI Goss (1 episode, 2016)
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 Arlo Raglin (1 episode, 2012)
Conor McCarron ...
 Frankie Alder (1 episode, 2016)
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 Bryony Phelps (1 episode, 2016)
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 Clyde Harris (1 episode, 2016)
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 D.I. Sheehy (1 episode, 2012)
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 Greville Cotterall (1 episode, 2016)
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 Katrina Durridge (1 episode, 2016)
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 Curtis Kodro (1 episode, 2016)
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 Ellen Lowell (1 episode, 2012)
Matthew Clancy ...
 Stuart Prescott (1 episode, 2016)
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 Arla (1 episode, 2016)
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 Desmond (1 episode, 2016)
Lara Rossi ...
 Erin (1 episode, 2012)
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 Brennan (1 episode, 2016)
Dior Miller-McPhail ...
 7-year-old Jess (1 episode, 2016)
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 Hamad (1 episode, 2016)
Darren Campbell ...
 Heskett Jupp (1 episode, 2012)
Faith Brogan ...
 4-year-old Jess (1 episode, 2016)
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 Rafe Carey (1 episode, 2016)
Tommy McDonnell ...
 Kendrick (1 episode, 2016)
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 Deena (1 episode, 2012)
Lewis Baxter ...
 Laurence (1 episode, 2016)
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 Television Presenter (1 episode, 2016)
Stewart Preston ...
 Malcolm (1 episode, 2016)
Kate Donnelly ...
 Pathologist (1 episode, 2012)
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 Isabel (1 episode, 2016)
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 Radio Presenter (1 episode, 2016)
Sam Hynes ...
 Young Dominic (1 episode, 2016)
Naomi Leonard ...
 Sonia (1 episode, 2016)
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Series of individual murder dramas unique in the way in which protagonists talk directly to camera when giving their version of events.

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Lugubrious, overwritten, overacted
13 July 2016 | by (New York, USA) – See all my reviews

More melodrama than murder, with lots of overly dramatic, hand wringing soliloquies that make Macbeth and Othello seem like light comedy.

The range is from dark to bleak to funereal. Just relentless. The overacting makes the reveal of whatever mystery there is seem like an afterthought.

One of the scenes -- a character repeating the same few words dramatically over and over with slightly different phrasing each time -- was almost a parody of acting. I think we are supposed to ache with his sadness and loss, but the only loss I felt was that I hadn't watched something else.

I had hoped this would be like The Accused, another series in which characters implicated in murder reveal how they ended up where they are. No such luck.


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