There is more than one way to tell a good story and Doc Martin is no exception. Two made for TV movies introduced the main character in Doc Martin and the picturesque Cornish fishing village of Port Isaac, which was later called Portwenn. After this is when a hit series launched in 2004 of Doc Martin.

Martin Clunes stars in both of these movies as Dr. Martin Bamford, an obstetrician. Doc Martin – The Movies comes with two full length movies on 2 discs:

Disc 1 – Doc Martin

After learning that his wife has been cheating on him, Doctor Martin Bamford decides to leave London for a week in a coastal village he visited as a child. Once there the good doctor finds himself enjoying the scenery and the local people there, so much so that he stays there longer than he has originally planned. He even starts to make new friends and he learns how to fish. Most surprisingly he even helps to solve a mystery.

Disc 2 – Doc Martin and the Legend of the Cloutie

Now that Doc Martin settles in as the new local General Practitioner he is starting to wish for some privacy. His life is an open book to everyone in the village. When he thinks about buying a large isolated farm, his plans to buy fall through when a family from London swoops in. The doctor finds himself using local magic and he invokes a fabled beast in order to secure his dream home.

If you are a fan of The Doc Martin series then you will love this DVD set, Doc Martin – The Movies. If you would like to purchase a copy of this set you can click on the Amazon link above and order one.

Jan Barrett

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