Pie in the Sky

Season 1
 (126)1994TV-PG
DI Henry Crabbe divides his time between catching criminals and cooking in this lighthearted British mystery series.
Starring
Richard GriffithsMaggie SteedMalcolm Sinclair
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. The Best of Both Worlds
    March 12, 1994
    49min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    For DI Crabbe, getting shot in the line of duty is the last straw. When he tries to retire and open up his dream restaurant, the police are reluctant to let him go. His non-foodie wife, Margaret, thinks it's a recipe for disaster.
  2. 2. The Truth Will Out
    March 19, 1994
    49min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    As Crabbe tries to get his new restaurant underway, Fisher enlists him to find a missing policeman. The AWOL cop claims to have evidence of corruption at the highest levels of the force. Can Crabbe solve the case in time for opening night?
  3. 3. An Innocent Man
    March 26, 1994
    49min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    One of Crabbe's regular customers happens to be under investigation. Crabbe acquiesces to the police taking over the premises. But when he realizes they wish to entrap his customer, he must find a way to prove the man's innocence.
  4. 4. Once a Copper
    April 2, 1994
    49min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Crabbe spots a criminal in town reported dead 15 years ago. Sensing something fishy, Crabbe investigates. When offered full retirement from the force if he drops the case, he's left with the hardest choice of all.
  5. 5. A Shot in the Dark
    April 9, 1994
    48min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    When a pilot in a small import business is shot dead, it looks like a burglary gone wrong. Is there a drug-ring angle? Or was it a pet-smuggling operation? Crabbe tries to separate the coincidences from the red herrings.
  6. 6. Undesirable Elements
    April 16, 1994
    48min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Fisher signs Crabbe up for what seems like a wild goose chase--to improve police relations with the public. Crabbe also investigates the supposedly accidental death of an Indian businessman that may have been racially motivated.
  7. 7. Passion Fruit Fool
    April 23, 1994
    49min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    With Fisher on vacation, Crabbe has a whole week off to work on his menus. But cooking takes second place when his ex-con sous-chef gets arrested. Soon he's also looking into the disappearance of the girlfriend of a family friend.
  8. 8. A Matter of Taste
    April 30, 1994
    49min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Crabbe investigates a smash-and-grab at a wine merchant's warehouse and discovers that his own restaurant is being targeted in a more indirect way. Things get personal after Margaret encounters the villains face to face.
  9. 9. Who Only Stand and Wait
    May 7, 1994
    49min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    When a farmer discovers the remains of a young French woman murdered 18 years earlier, Crabbe reopens one of his and Fisher's old cases. Doubt starts to fall on the conviction of a farm laborer serving a life sentence for the killing.
  10. 10. Endangered Species
    May 14, 1994
    49min
    TV-PG
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Crabbe is sent to arrest conservation activists suspected of interfering with the construction of a new highway. Things take a twist when thugs start intimidating the activists. Fisher uses the case as a test of his inspector's loyalty.

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Directors
George CaseLawrence Gordon ClarkColin GreggMartin Hutchings
Supporting actors
Bella EnahoroJoe DuttineAlison McKennaNick RaggettAshley Russell
Producers
David WimburyJacky StollerAllan McKeownJoanna Willett
Season year
1994
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