The Maigret Collection

(DVD - 2005 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Maigret Collection

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Mystery stories featuring the pipe smoking chief inspector Maigret of the Paris police. Set against the bars, boulevards, and back streets of post World War II Paris and sometimes the remote French countryside.
Statement of Responsibility: produced by Granada Television in association with WGBH Boston ; directed by John Strictland ... [et al.]
Title: The Maigret collection
Publisher: Port Washington, NY :, Koch Vision/Lance Entertainment,, c2005
Characteristics: 4 videodiscs (646 min.) :,sd., col. ;,4 3/4 in.
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Report This Jun 04, 2012
  • tradlibn rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Based on the novels of Georges Simenon, this is a very enjoyable mystery series featuring Chief Inspector Maigret of the Paris police. Set during the late 1940s/early 1950s, Maigret is a likable detective who uses his wits with the help of his team of detectives, especially his right-hand man, Lapointe, to solve cases, followed by time spent in cafes or bars discussing cases. It's all very French. Filmed in the 1990s, Michael Gambon stars as Maigret. The set features 4 discs and 12 episodes.

Report This Mar 20, 2012
  • EuSei rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Michael Gambon, one of my favorite actors, is wonderful as Maigret. A couple of episodes are a bit weak and I was able to immediately figure the end, otherwise, really worth watching.


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