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Two female British code breakers team with American cryptographers to solve a series of murders in San Francisco.
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Series cast summary:
Crystal Balint ...  Iris Bearden 8 episodes, 2018
Rachael Stirling ...  Millie Harcourt 8 episodes, 2018
Chanelle Peloso ...  Hailey Yarner 8 episodes, 2018
Julie Graham ...  Jean McBrian 8 episodes, 2018
Ben Cotton ...  Detective Bill Bryce 8 episodes, 2018
Jennifer Spence ...  Olivia Mori 7 episodes, 2018
Peter Benson ...  Archie Hunter 7 episodes, 2018
Colin Lawrence ...  Marcus Bearden 5 episodes, 2018
Agape Mngomezulu ...  Dennis Bearden 5 episodes, 2018
Aria Birch ...  Cadence Bearden 4 episodes, 2018
Luke Camilleri ...  Edward Harcourt 3 episodes, 2018
Nicholas Lea ...  George Mason 2 episodes, 2018
Jessica Harmon ...  Lydia Nolan 2 episodes, 2018
Graeme McComb ...  Rusty 2 episodes, 2018
Aaron Craven ...  Kenneth Nolan 2 episodes, 2018
Kurt Max Runte ...  Zuyev 2 episodes, 2018
Paul McGillion ...  Howard Williams 2 episodes, 2018
Jesse Moss ...  James Crawford 2 episodes, 2018
Wesley Salter ...  Paul 2 episodes, 2018
Michael Adamthwaite ...  Viktor 2 episodes, 2018
Sarah Smyth ...  Patricia Crawford 2 episodes, 2018
Eric Breker ...  Officer Webb 2 episodes, 2018
Neil Grayston ...  Peter Mason 2 episodes, 2018
Raphael Kepinski ...  Vladimir 2 episodes, 2018
Jordana Largy ...  Charlotte Williams 2 episodes, 2018
Teach Grant ...  Roy Tullis 2 episodes, 2018
Sarah-Jane Redmond ...  Trudy Mason 2 episodes, 2018
Garfield Wilson ...  Lester Harrison 2 episodes, 2018
Primo Allon ...  Carl 2 episodes, 2018
Trevor Lerner ...  Smitty 2 episodes, 2018
Austin Anozie Austin Anozie ...  Isaac Harrison 2 episodes, 2018
Chelah Horsdal ...  Deborah Mitchell 2 episodes, 2018
Noel Johansen ...  Ilyia Sokolov 2 episodes, 2018
Adrian Hough ...  Nigel Beamish 2 episodes, 2018
Jason William Day ...  Detective Green 2 episodes, 2018
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Set during the thrilling social change of the mid-1950s, THE BLETCHLEY CIRCLE: SAN FRANCISCO captures the lives of four remarkable women gifted with extraordinary intelligence, breathtaking capacity for pattern recognition, and a genius for decryption. Years after secretly serving during WWII as code-breakers tasked with penetrating the Axis Powers' secret communications, they turn their skills to solving murders overlooked by police. In the process they are plunged into fascinating corners of the city, forge powerful relationships, and rediscover their own powers and potential. Our women achieve justice not only for the victims, but also for themselves as they carve out new lives in the wider world.

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26 July 2018 (USA) See more »

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So far so good.
10 September 2018 | by Sleepin_DragonSee all my reviews

I must be honest, I was gutted when the original series was cancelled, ITV seem to have a nack at cancelling shows when they're at their peak, or simply showing signs of developing into something good, The Halcyon and Home Fires to name a few. It was therefore hugely welcome news to learn that Omnifilm had decided to bring the show back from extinction, the challenge was always going to be whether or not they could capture the quality and feel of the original. For the most part the answer is yes, Julie Graham and Rachel Stirling survive from the original run, and provide enough presence to make it feel like Bletchley. It's well produced, the stories are good (maybe not Madhouse so much,) and it deals with some very serious issues, notably sexism and racism.

It's a good series, I think it's fair to say it doesn't quite have the quality of the original runs, but I'm glad to see it back, and I enjoyed it. I look forward to the next four episodes. 7/10


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