At the dawn of the 20th century, Detective William Murdoch (Yannick Bisson) uses innovative investigative techniques, like fingerprinting, ultraviolet lighting and trace evidence, to solve gruesome murders in Toronto. All are valuable allies helping Murdoch solve cases across the many stratums and evolving manners of Victorian society.

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Up From Ashes

A jailed Murdoch must prove his innocence amid police and government corruption after the constables are ambushed, Ogden is kidnapped, and Brackenreid goes missing.

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Merlot Mysteries

After a wine connoisseur is poisoned, Murdoch and Watts uncork fraud and a fledgling industry.

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8 Footsteps

A recording device made by Alexander Graham Bell helps Murdoch’s investigation into a murder at a dinner honoring Helen Keller. Guest starring Colin Mochrie.

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The Canadian Patient

Murdoch investigates a surgeon whose cutting-edge organ transplants wreak medical havoc and run afoul of Mary Baker Eddy and The Christian Science movement.

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The Accident

When a man suffers life-threatening injuries in a motorcar collision, Murdoch’s investigation reveals sinister motives and a case that must be solved before the victim dies.

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21 Murdoch Street

A spate of murders staged as suicides leads Murdoch to suspect a sequential killer targeting the elderly.

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The Accident

When a man suffers life-threatening injuries in a motorcar collision, Murdoch’s investigation reveals sinister motives and a case that must be solved before the victim dies.

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Brackenreid Boudoir

To investigate an artist’s murder, Brackenreid picks up his paintbrush again and attracts a wealthy patron’s very personal attention.

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The Talking Dead

After obituaries are published in advance of two men’s deaths, Murdoch discovers more intended victims – including a member of Station House No. 4 – that he must keep alive before their predicted demise. Guest starring Jay Reso.

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Murdoch investigates a man’s bizarre death, which may have been caused by a high-speed travel device.

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Biffers and Blockers

When a player dies violently on the cricket pitch, Murdoch and Brackenreid encounter some very unsportsmanlike behavior.

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Mary Wept

Murdoch investigates when a statue of the Virgin Mary gifted to his church begins miraculously weeping.

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Crabtree à la Carte

After the judge of a cooking contest is poisoned, Murdoch realizes other competitors also tasted the tainted ingredient – including Crabtree and Margaret Brackenreid.

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The Great White Moose

When Theodore Roosevelt sneaks into Canada for a hunting trip, Murdoch discovers the American President is the quarry.

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Murdoch Schmurdoch

As Murdoch investigates a murder with connections to vaudeville entertainers Harry and Al Jolson, Watts unravels a mystery about his own family.

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The Game of Kings

Murdoch and Brackenreid send Crabtree undercover at a chess tournament to unravel the murder of a Russian master.

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Shadows are Falling

Murdoch and Ogden must put aside dealing with a personal matter when Nate Desmond is charged with murder.

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Free Falling

An argument leads Murdoch to help a man search for his missing wife; Crabtree considers his future with Nina; the Station House No. 4 team work to solve a grisly murder.

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Murdoch Mystery Mansion

Murdoch and Ogden’s new Frank Lloyd Wright-designed house is rocked by an explosion that claims a man’s life. Guest starring Downton Abbey’s Sophie McShera.

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Operation: Murder

Ogden enlists Murdoch to investigate possible sabotage in the operating room after a patient dies during a routine medical procedure.

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My Big Fat Mimico Wedding

When Murdoch, Ogden, Crabtree and Brackenreid attend Higgins’ and Ruth Newsome’s wedding, a guest repeatedly tries to kill the groom.

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Murdoch Without Borders

After anti-immigrant laws lead to the arrests of Greek men, Brackenreid regrets releasing his carpenter when he’s suspected of murder.

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Spy Who Loved Murdoch

When Murdoch impersonates a dead diplomat to save a treaty, but political and sexual intrigue complicate matters.

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Sir. Sir? Sir!!!

Murdoch investigates an astronomical phenomenon with a strange impact on his colleagues’ behaviour and dire implications for Toronto.

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Brother’s Keeper

When Watts kills a man in self-defense and Murdoch uncovers the victim’s criminal past, questions surround Watts’ story.

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Drowning in Money

When a wealthy, high society couple is found drowned in their pool in an apparent double suicide, Murdoch suspects murder.

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Secrets and Lies

When Brackenreid leaves Toronto to help an old friend find a missing woman, he learns he’s a lot closer to the case than he thought.

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Pirates of the Great Lakes

As Murdoch helps an Italian detective recover a shipload of stolen antiquities, Brackenreid considers shipping out.

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Annabella Cinderella

Crabtree and John are transporting a convicted axe murderer to prison when she escapes to exact revenge on those who testified against her.

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Six of the Best

Murdoch’s distressing childhood memories are evoked while investigating the death of an orphan under the care of the same Jesuit priest who taught him.

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Murdoch and the Undetectable Man

Murdoch enlists inventor Nikola Tesla to help with the murder investigation of a man experimenting with invisibility.

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Sins of the Father

When a man dies in a deliberately set fire, Murdoch’s investigation reveals some shocking personal history.

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One Minute to Murder

When a man is electrocuted during a typing contest with Crabtree and Louise Cherry, Murdoch suspects the reporter was the intended target.

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Manual for Murder

After the release of Murdoch and Ogden’s book, a series of copycat murders begin to take place.

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Darkness Before the Dawn – Part 1

As Murdoch seeks a promotion, a constable is shot in a botched raid on an opium den led by Watts.

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Darkness Before the Dawn – Part 2

Murdoch suspects John is being framed for murder by Inspector McWorthy and Brackenreid goes after the corrupt copper.

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Murdoch investigates an explosion at a suffrage rally attended by Dr. Talbot (Claire Goose) and Julia, after a man dies.

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Bad Pennies

When a dockworker is shot, Murdoch pursues an elusive witness and learns anti-union thugs may be involved.

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Forever Young

Murdoch investigates the bizarre murder of a young woman who disappeared a decade earlier yet somehow hasn’t aged a day.

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Prodigal Father

A death at an investment event leads Crabtree to the father he never knew. And Murdoch to suspect he may be culpable.

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Murdoch and the Cursed Caves

An adventure in the woods turns scary when Murdoch, Ogden, Higgins, and Ruth are stalked by a beast that killed two men.

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The Philately Fatality

When a stamp enthusiast is murdered, Murdoch wonders if it was for his collection of unique stamps or lovers.

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Toronto the Bad

While moonlighting as a cab driver, Higgins finds a dead passenger in the backseat.

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The Final Curtain

An actor is killed during a play featuring John Brackenreid and attended by Murdoch, Ogden, Crabtree, and John’s parents.

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The Killing Dose

After a young woman is critically injured from a fall, Murdoch and Ogden suspect her family is complicit.

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Parker in the Rye

When a whiskey baron and his family are murdered, Murdoch puts Parker in the cells with a hitman to see who hired him.

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Staring Blindly into the Future

Murdoch investigates the disappearances of Nikola Tesla and Marie Curie from a conference of 20th century innovators.

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Fox Hunt

When a body is found during a fox hunt Murdoch and Brackenreid suspect a group opposed to the sport is responsible.

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Kill Thy Neighbour

Suspicions fall on Murdoch when his unpleasant neighbour is murdered.

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Rigid Silence

When Murdoch and Ogden investigate a prison inmate’s suspicious suicide, they discover rival gangs in the jail.

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The Trial of Terrance Meyers

When Terrence Meyers faces charges of treason, Murdoch and Ogden are named as accomplices.

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In the Company of Women

Ogden and Effie try to untangle the death of a hair salon owner that occurred outside Murdoch’s jurisdiction.

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Things Left Behind

Murdoch suspects Violet Hart has ties to a conman’s murder, Ogden flirts with danger, and Crabtree is abducted.

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The Future is Unwritten

Murdoch is convinced Violet Hart is involved in a murder. Crabtree is still a hostage and Watts’ future is in jeopardy.

S14 : E1

Murdoch and the Tramp

A vaudeville comic’s death leads Murdoch to suspect Charlie Chaplin was the target.

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Rough and Rowdy Ways

Brackenreid learns his son is wanted for murder and refuses Murdoch’s help with the case.

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Code M for Murdoch

Murdoch learns from Terence Meyers that James Pendrick has been abducted and the inventor’s life is in danger.

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Shock Value

Murdoch suspects a man’s electrocution was caused by a controversial science experiment.

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Murder Checks In

Murdoch and Ogden’s weekend at a country inn goes awry when a guest is murdered.

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The Ministry of Value

Murdoch investigates the death of a harlot promised in a marriage transaction.

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Murdoch Escape Room

Murdoch, Ogden, Crabtree and Brackenreid must escape an abandoned factory rigged with rooms designed to kill.

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The Dominion of New South Mimico

Murdoch investigates a murder at the Newsome Estate, which has declared itself a nation.

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The .38 Murdoch Special

Murdoch’s investigation of an opium den murder may be linked to Nomi’s missing friend.

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Everything is Broken Part One

The brutal murder of a woman from Murdoch’s past complicates his life.

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Everything is Broken Part Two

Murdoch reels from the revelation he has a young son with recently murdered Anna Fulford.