New Tricks, Season 6 is a long-running, award winning series which combines compelling stories and likeable characters. It has a top-notch cast, which is now available on DVD, including Amanda Redman, Dennis Waterman, Alun Armstrong and James Bolam. The cast stars as a team of semi-retired detectives that set out to solve cold cases.

New Tricks was seen on BBC for eight seasons and has been renewed for a ninth and tenth season already and it has fans on both sides of the Atlantic because of its masterful storytelling, unforgettable characters and sly humor.

Amanda Redman stars as the superintendent Sandra Pullman that leads the team of detectives all that seem to be aging a bit. They have been pulled out of retirement for a job they’re uniquely qualified to do. Some of the cases they are out to solve are not only cold, but some are down right decades old.

Each of the detectives seems to have their own personal history of troublesome. Jack Halford (James Bolam) had lost his wife from a hit and run driver. Gerry Standing (Dennis Waterman) is a ladies man with a past that he would much prefer to be kept silent. Brian Lane (Alun Armstrong) is an alcoholic that has marital problems he has to deal with. Even the workaholic Amanda has her past that she has to cope with which is revealed during a grisly situation.

New Tricks Season 6 comes out on DVD on February 7, 2012. There are 8 episodes in this set which are listed below.

1.    The War Against Drugs
2.    Death of a Timeshare Salesman
3.    The Truth Is Out There
4.    Shadow Snow
5.    The Last Laugh
6.    Fresh starts
7.    Blood Is Thicker Than Water
8.    Meat Is Murder

The set comes on 3 discs with an approximate running time of 470 minutes, plus it has a bonus of a 19 minute run of behind the scenes features.

To get your copy of New Tricks Season 6 just click on the Amazon link above and pre-order it.

Jan Barrett

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