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Pie in the Sky

7.61997NR
DI Henry Crabbe divides his time between catching criminals and cooking in this lighthearted British mystery series.
Genres
Suspense
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. Squashed Tomatoes
    June 28, 1997
    49min
    TV-NR
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Crabbe gets pulled away from his kitchen to provide security for a new housing development being targeted by angry area residents. Back at Pie in the Sky, one of the ingredients of Crabbe's salads also appears to be flouting the law.
  2. 2. Ugly Customers
    July 5, 1997
    49min
    TV-NR
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Crabbe and his colleagues are assigned the task of protecting the jury from intimidation during a well-connected financier's trial. Soon, another legal case looms as one of the restaurant's customers threatens to press a charge of his own.
  3. 3. Pork Pies
    July 12, 1997
    50min
    TV-NR
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    While investigating animal-rights activists who are protesting at a local meat factory, Crabbe makes a surprising discovery about what goes into the company's signature sausages. Margaret suspects deception of another sort when a rich widow falls for a dashing young pilot.
  4. 4. Cutting the Mustard
    July 19, 1997
    49min
    TV-NR
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A senior police officer's son is being bullied at his boarding school, and he tells Fisher to look into it. Fisher passes the case on to Crabbe and, for some reason, insists he doesn't mention Fisher's name at the school.
  5. 5. Return Match
    July 26, 1997
    50min
    TV-NR
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A private security firm seems remarkably well informed about ongoing crime, and Crabbe suspects it's benefiting from inside information. Suspicion falls on a detective with shady connections and a drinking problem-but Fisher is more interested in recruiting the man for the police soccer team.
  6. 6. The Apprentice
    August 2, 1997
    48min
    TV-NR
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Crabbe gives a teenager a part-time job at Pie in the Sky, but money goes missing from the cash register and the boy disappears soon after. The detective discovers that the youth is mixed up with a gang of violent thugs the police have been chasing.
  7. 7. In the Smoke
    August 9, 1997
    50min
    TV-NR
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The Crabbes take a getaway to London and stay at the apartment of a well-heeled ex-policeman who's out of town. After hearing a disturbing message on the man's answering machine, Margaret starts to worry about his well-being.
  8. 8. Smelling of Roses
    August 16, 1997
    50min
    TV-NR
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Crabbe is losing his sense of taste and smell, but hasn't yet lost his nose for the truth. When Fisher orders him to investigate a wealthy businessman for no apparent reason, Crabbe begins to smell a rat.

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Producers
Fremantle
Network
Acorn TV
Amazon Maturity Rating
NR Not rated. Learn more
Content advisory
Drug usesexual contentviolence