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Jack Taylor. Season 1 [electronic resource].

Freeman, Clodagh. (Added Author). Orme, Stuart. (Added Author). Thorisson, Marteinn. (Added Author). Collins, Tom, 1959- (Added Author). McCabe, Anne. (Added Author). Christians, Ralph. (Added Author). McKeon, Stephen. (Added Author). Towns, Colin. (Added Author). Glen, Iain, 1961- (Added Author). Noone, Nora-Jane. (Added Author). Scott, Killian. (Added Author). Bruen, Ken. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author). Iain Glen, Nora-Jane Noone, Killian Scott. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (3 video files (approximately 271 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Acorn, 2010.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 1 The Guards Episode 2 The Pikemen Episode 3 The Magdalen Martyrs.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Stuart Orme.
Participant or Performer Note:
Iain Glen, Nora-Jane Noone, Killian Scott.
Summary, etc.:
Self-destructive, pigheaded, and over fond of the bottle, Jack Taylor (Iain Glen, Game of Thrones, Downton Abbey) is a forty-something ex-cop trying to earn a living as a private detective in his native Galway. Taylor has burned a lot of bridges, but he still has a knack for uncovering ugly truths. In his new trade, Taylor finds evil at every turn: the serial murders of young female factory workers, a vicious vigilante group executing summary justice, and a sadistic nun dubbed "Lucifer" by her former charges. Set against the rugged backdrop of western Ireland, this crime noir series depicts a country in transition, caught between the certainties of the past and the anxieties of a post-bubble future. Those same strains play out in the life of Jack Taylor, a man seeking to reinvent himself in a community with a long memory and an uneasy attitude towards change. Includes three feature-length mysteries: The Guards, The Pikemen, and The Magdalen Martyrs.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TV14.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Taylor, Jack (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Private investigators > Ireland > Galway > Drama.
Ex-police officers > Ireland > Galway > Drama.
Galway (Ireland) > Drama.
Detective and mystery television programs.
Television adaptations.
Films for the hearing impaired.

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