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Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920's Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit.

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Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Death Do Us Part  Season 3, Episode 8

Phryne must take decisive action when the assassin targeting her father escapes from custody on the same night that a renowned scientist is murdered. (Season Finale) [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Oct 18, 2015 at 2:47 PM - 12 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Game, Set & Murder  Season 3, Episode 7

Phryne hosts a tennis tournament to raise funds for female athletes, but things go awry when a player is killed and Phryne's hidden fear is uncovered. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Oct 18, 2015 at 1:38 PM - 3 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Death at the Grand  Season 3, Episode 6

After a hotel concierge falls to his death with Phryne's stolen bag, the trail of clues leads to her eccentric father, Baron Henry Fisher, who may finally have gotten himself into trouble too deep to be fixed by charm. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Oct 18, 2015 at 12:17 PM - 2 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Death & Hysteria  Season 3, Episode 5

When Phryne's Aunt Prudence opens her home to psychiatrist and natural healer, Dr. Hayden Samuels, to conduct his sanatorium for 'hysterical' women, Phryne takes on more than she bargained for. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Oct 17, 2015 at 11:19 AM - 3 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Blood & Money  Season 3, Episode 4

After Phryne is hired by a bold youngster to find his missing brother, Dr. Mac notifies her that another boy has been found buried near the hospital. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Oct 10, 2015 at 11:16 AM - 5 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Murder & Mozzarella  Season 3, Episode 3

An old feud between two Italian families rears its ugly head when a chef is killed, leading Phryne and Jack to suspect the motive is a recipe book. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Oct 3, 2015 at 10:01 AM - 6 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Murder & the Maiden  Season 3, Episode 2

Phryne reconnects with a former lover when an RAAF officer disappears from a military base amidst suspicions of sabotage and the murder of a woman. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Sep 26, 2015 at 11:51 AM - 2 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Death Defying Feats  Season 3, Episode 1

When a magician's trick goes horribly wrong, Jack and Phryne's inquiry reveals a past murder, but Phryne is distracted by an unexpected visitor. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Sep 19, 2015 at 9:19 AM - 6 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Murder Under the Mistletoe  Season 2, Episode 13

While holidaying with Aunt Prudence at a snowbound chalet, Phryne and her friends rush to solve a murder before they become the next victims. (Season 2 finale) [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Sep 18, 2015 at 6:01 PM - 5 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Unnatural Habits  Season 2, Episode 12

The death of a teenager escaping from a halfway house for wayward girls touches Phryne deeply as her investigation uncovers corruption in high places. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Sep 17, 2015 at 6:00 PM - 2 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Dead Air  Season 2, Episode 11

The Fisher household's new wireless broadcasts bad news with an on-air murder, prompting Phryne and an undercover Jack to battle a wily killer. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Sep 16, 2015 at 8:35 PM - 1 comment

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Death on the Vine  Season 2, Episode 10

Phryne investigates two suspicious deaths at an idyllic vineyard, where murder and hostile townsfolk combine to produce an especially thorny case. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Sep 16, 2015 at 7:17 PM - 1 comment

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Framed for Murder  Season 2, Episode 9

Phryne wades into the world of showbiz when a silent movie that's being produced by one of her oldest friends is derailed by murder. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Sep 15, 2015 at 7:39 PM - 3 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: The Blood of Juana the Mad  Season 2, Episode 8

Dr. Mac implores an estranged Jack and Phryne to work together to solve a professor's murder. In the process, they find a valuable stolen manuscript. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Sep 8, 2015 at 6:09 PM - 0 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Blood at the Wheel  Season 2, Episode 7

When a female race car driver is found dead in her roadster, Phryne struggles to convince Jack that her death was no accident. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Sep 1, 2015 at 6:54 PM - 3 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Marked for Murder  Season 2, Episode 6

Good sportsmanship is scarce when Phryne finds the competitive captain of an Australian Rules football team hanging by a rival team's scarf.
posted by oh yeah! on Aug 26, 2015 at 7:06 PM - 1 comment

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Murder a la Mode  Season 2, Episode 5

The world of high fashion turns deadly when Phryne goes to an exclusive salon for a fitting, only to discover that a prominent lady has been killed. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Aug 18, 2015 at 7:04 PM - 1 comment

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Deadweight  Season 2, Episode 4

Phryne is embroiled in the dangerous world of fight-rigging and tribal payback when a gang leader is murdered outside a traveling boxing tent.
posted by oh yeah! on Aug 11, 2015 at 6:06 PM - 2 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Dead Man's Chest  Season 2, Episode 3

It's off to the seaside for Phryne and her friends. But their holiday goes awry when burglary, murder, and buried treasure are thrown into the mix.
posted by oh yeah! on Aug 4, 2015 at 7:51 PM - 3 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Death Comes Knocking  Season 2, Episode 2

With Aunt Prudence swept up in the new spiritualist fad, Phryne becomes embroiled in a murder committed 10 years prior on the battlefield.
posted by oh yeah! on Jul 28, 2015 at 6:30 PM - 2 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Murder Most Scandalous  Season 2, Episode 1

Phryne disobeys Jack's orders and goes undercover as a fan dancer to investigate a murder involving Jack's former father-in-law.
posted by oh yeah! on Jul 21, 2015 at 6:34 PM - 4 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: King Memses' Curse  Season 1, Episode 13

In investigating a murder, Phryne discovers the leading suspect's involvement in a bizarre reincarnation cult, inspired by ancient Egypt. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Jul 14, 2015 at 7:02 PM - 2 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Murder in the Dark  Season 1, Episode 12

Phryne's cousins and Aunt Prudence's household come under suspicion when a young girl is found drowned in her aunt's fountain on the eve of a party. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Jul 7, 2015 at 7:08 PM - 6 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Blood and Circuses  Season 1, Episode 11

Innocent fun turns to horror when one of the sideshow acts in a carnival is murdered. Phryne poses as a magician's assistant to investigate. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 30, 2015 at 7:41 PM - 4 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Death by Miss Adventure  Season 1, Episode 10

Dr MacMillan brings the case of a factory worker's gruesome death amongst the machinery to Phryne's attention. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 23, 2015 at 7:33 PM - 3 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Away with the Fairies  Season 1, Episode 8

Phryne investigates the death of a magazine columnist. To get to the truth, she must unearth the deceptions and rivalries of the magazine's staff. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 22, 2015 at 8:41 PM - 5 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Queen of the Flowers  Season 1, Episode 9

When a girl whom Phryne had been instructing in etiquette turns up dead, the detective begins to question the worth of table manners and dancing. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 16, 2015 at 6:17 PM - 2 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Murder in Montparnasse  Season 1, Episode 7

Ten years after Phryne posed for a famous artist in Paris, his widow arrives in Melbourne asking for her late husband's paintings. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Jun 9, 2015 at 4:05 PM - 6 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Ruddy Gore  Season 1, Episode 6

Miss Fisher attends a performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's Ruddigore for Dot's birthday-- but so does a mysterious apparition. After one of the actors is poisoned onstage, Miss Fisher's investigative services are engaged, as is her interest in a handsome Chinese businessman. [more inside]
posted by WidgetAlley on Jan 3, 2015 at 10:21 AM - 4 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Raisins and Almonds  Season 1, Episode 5

A young man dies after a seizure in Melbourne's Eastern Market. Miss Fisher suspects foul play, and pursues the line of inquiry by chasing leads through Melbourne's Jewish community. The investigation leads Phryne, Jack, and Dr. Macmillan to a personal laboratory and the dead scholar's attempts to recreate the legendary Philosopher's Stone. [more inside]
posted by WidgetAlley on Dec 29, 2014 at 9:53 AM - 5 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Death at Victoria Dock  Season 1, Episode 4

Miss Fisher meets with a shipping magnate to discuss his missing daughter during a dockworkers' strike. During the meeting, a man on the picket line outside is shot and bleeds to death-- but not before he gives Phryne a ring and a name. Phryne and Jack are drawn into a world of anarchists and smuggled arms as they track down the murderer. [more inside]
posted by WidgetAlley on Dec 18, 2014 at 10:35 PM - 5 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: The Green Mill Murder  Season 1, Episode 3

Miss Fisher enjoys a night out at a fashionable club, but the good times are rudely interrupted by a less-than-discreet murder. Her dance partner and another of her friends are clearly mixed up in the incident somehow, so Phryne follows a trail of blackmail victims to discover the killer. [more inside]
posted by WidgetAlley on Dec 16, 2014 at 10:38 AM - 20 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Murder on the Ballarat Train  Season 1, Episode 2

Death follows Miss Fisher and Dot on the train on the way to pick up her flash new car. The gruesome murder of a passenger gains our detective her first official client, and a cast of oddball characters, including the victim's daughter, the husband of the deceased's former patient, and a pair of charming university boys, are somehow involved. [more inside]
posted by WidgetAlley on Dec 11, 2014 at 7:23 PM - 9 comments

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Cocaine Blues  Season 1, Episode 1

We meet our heroine, the clever and stylish Hon. Miss Phyrne Fisher, as she returns to Australia for dark and personal reasons. She catches up with old friends, meets a handsome ballet dancer, enjoys a little coke and a lot of bubbly, and cheerfully inserts herself into the first many police investigations into mysterious deaths. [more inside]
posted by WidgetAlley on Dec 8, 2014 at 6:23 PM - 20 comments