The Chinese Detective: Series 1 And 2

  |  Buy to Own: 14/04/2008
  |  700 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
The Chinese Detective: Series 1 And 2 Film Poster


All 14 episodes from the British police drama of the early 1980s starring David Yip as Detective Sergeant John Ho - the cool, maverick London cop with an unorthodox approach to crime-solving. The series was the first on UK television to provide a lead role for an actor of Chinese descent and successfully represented Chinese culture without resorting to tired racial stereotypes. Episodes comprise: 'Release', 'Hammer and Nails', 'The Four from Fulham', 'Income Tax', 'Washing', 'Ice and Dust', 'Trials', 'Oblomov', 'Wheels Between Wheels', 'Tapdancer', 'Bounty Hunter', 'Chorale', 'Pasts' and 'Secret State'.