The Bletchley Circle (2012- 2014) British TV Series

Bletchley Circle

This post is meant to make you aware that while British TV Series The Bletchley Circle is well wort watching for its wonderful post WWII period feel, it’s not a war movie, nor has it anything to do with Bletchley Park per se. If you’re interested in a movie on the code breakers at Bletcheley, then you’d have to watch Enigma.

Still, there’s a link. The women in the series worked as code breakers during the war. In the series however they put their knowledge to a very different use and catch a serial killer.

I liked watching this because of the period feel. The crime story is OK, not that gripping in my opinion, but entertaining. The idea that you could break a serial killer’s crimes in applying the laws you used to break a code is quite fascinating though. What I didn’t know is that those who worked at Bletchley were not allowed to talk about it not even after the war.

It’s a very watchable series, just not set during WWII but many years later.

 

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7 thoughts on “The Bletchley Circle (2012- 2014) British TV Series

  1. kevin says:

    Rachelle and I watched this and enjoyed it.

  2. I enjoyed this series and Enigma very much. Season two wasn’t quite as good without the main character, Susan.
    Have you seen The Imitation Game yet? It’s very well done.

  3. LawHarmon says:

    Thanks for the uploading these episodes. Thanks! By the way.. Please try http://picuploaders.com as your image hosting site.

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