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The Straits

Season 1
2012TV-14
Brian Cox stars as the aging head of an unconventional crime family whose plan to name a successor sparks a power struggle between brother and brother, wife and daughter.
Starring
Brian CoxRena OwenJimi Bani
Genres
InternationalDrama
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. The Proposition
    February 1, 2012
    54min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Harry gathers the family together and lays out his proposal for the future of the business. Spurred on by his mother, oldest son Noel takes a rash step.
  2. 2. The Trouble with Raskols
    February 1, 2012
    55min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A fatal explosion at a methamphetamine lab leaves a villager intent on revenge against the Montebellos-and if Noel can’t be found, younger brother Gary will do.
  3. 3. Yawor My Lovely 
    February 8, 2012
    55min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A hired killer with a high-powered rifle arrives in town, with Harry in his sights. Sissi tells her father what the family accountant has been up to.
  4. 4. The Hunt for Vlad
    February 15, 2012
    56min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    With Harry comatose in the hospital, Noel, Marou, and Gary go on the hunt for their father’s attacker. Sissi must decide whether she still wants to be part of the family.
  5. 5. Epiphanies
    February 22, 2012
    56min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Furious at Noel’s retaliation against the biker gang, Marou starts to believe he would make a better leader of the family. His older brother’s miscalculations continue.
  6. 6. The Price
    February 29, 2012
    55min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The bikers abduct Marou and put a price on his life. As the family rallies in support, an unexpected voice tells Sissi the price she paid was too high.
  7. 7. Poison
    March 7, 2012
    55min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Back in control of the family, Harry has to assert his authority and get Noel out of prison. Gary and a wounded Marou try to earn their father’s respect.
  8. 8. The Big Mistake 
    March 14, 2012
    55min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Lola resorts to desperate measures when she realizes Harry knows about her and Gary. Her husband, Marou, takes even more drastic action.
  9. 9. Dead Reckoning
    March 21, 2012
    54min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Noel is on the run, and Kitty has a plan to get her son out of the country. Marou has been missing since he disappeared with Lola. Harry has a new favorite.
  10. 10. Fatherhood
    March 28, 2012
    55min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Family loyalties are put to the test as Marou confronts Gary, Sissi decides to leave the business, and Kitty has to deal with Harry’s kidnappers.