Detective Montalbano (Season 1)

Detective Montalbano (Season 1)

Murder, betrayal, office politics, temptation... it's all in a day's work for Detective Salvo Montalbano.The series is filmed in the ancient, sun-washed Sicilian city of Ragusa, and is based on the international best-selling mystery novels by Andrea Camilleri.
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Detective Montalbano (Season 1)

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  • Montalbano: The Snack Thief (Ep 1)

    An elderly import-export merchant is found murdered and a young woman who may have been mixed up with him disappears the same day. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 1999.

  • Montalbano: The Voice of the Violin (Ep 2)

    Dozing off en route to a funeral, Montalbano is awakened when his driver crashes next to a seemingly abandoned villa. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 1999.

  • Montalbano: The Shape of Water (Ep 3)

    When a prominent citizen is found dead in an compromising position in his car, the coroner rules heart attack, but Montalbano isn't buying it. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2000.

  • Montalbano: Mystery of the Terracotta Dog (Ep 4)

    With a Mafia kingpin who wants to talk, a menacing hit man and a secret cavern, Detective Montalbano's got his hands full. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2000.

  • Montalbano: The Artist's Touch (Ep 5)

    Two brothers' love for the same woman are just the beginning of the puzzle for Detective Montalbano. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2001.

  • Montalbano: A Trip to Tindari (Ep 6)

    An elderly couple vanishes during a scenic bus trip and a computer expert is found dead. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2001.

  • Montalbano: The Sense of Touch (Ep 7)

    The deaths of a blind man and a local fisherman seem unrelated until Montalbano discovers each had large sums of money in their bank accounts. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2002.

  • Montalbano: Montalbano's Croquettes (Ep 8)

    A wealthy executive and his wife crash off a cliff, and a local burglary gets blamed on some Albanians. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2002.

  • Montalbano: The Scent of the Night (Ep 9)

    A financial wizard disappears with money entrusted to him by the people of Montelusa. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2002.

  • Montalbano: The Goldfinch and the Cat (Ep 10)

    A series of drive-by muggings of little old ladies escalates to murder. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2002.

  • Montalbano: Turning Point (Ep 11)

    Montalbano encounters a floating corpse during one of his early morning swims. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2005.

  • Montalbano: Equal Time (Ep 12)

    A man with 'connections' is found dead in a quarry, shot Mafia-style. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2005.

  • Montalbano: The Spider's Patience (Ep 13)

    A young girl is kidnapped, but her once-prominent family has fallen on hard times and can't afford the ransom. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2006.

  • Montalbano: Find the Lady (Ep 14)

    The apparent murder of a construction magnate may be connected to the decades-old murder of the man’s one-time top competitor. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2006.

  • Montalbano: Paper Moon (Ep 15)

    A well-to-do womanizer is killed in what appears to be a crime of passion. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2008.

  • Montalbano: Track of Sand (Ep 16)

    After a badly injured horse dies on the beach outside his house, Montalbano's investigation brings him into a world of elegant races, beautiful horsewomen, and a secret Mafia-run underground betting ring. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2008.

  • Montalbano: Wings of the Sphinx (Ep 17)

    Montalbano investigates a local church organization in connection with the murder of a young Eastern European immigrant. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2008.

  • Montalbano: August Heat (Ep 18)

    Montalbano loses his personal and professional bearings during a murder investigation. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2008.

  • Montalbano: The Potter's Field (Ep 19)

    When a body is found cut into pieces and wrapped in a plastic bag, all signs point to an old-fashioned Mafia-style execution. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2011.

  • Montalbano: The Dance of the Seagull (Ep 20)

    Montalbano’s worst nightmare begins when the father of trusted deputy Fazio reports his son missing. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2011.

  • Montalbano: The Treasure Hunt (Ep 21)

    A disturbed maniac begins a macabre treasure hunt with Montalbano. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2011.

  • Montalbano: The Age of Doubt (Ep 22)

    Montalbano investigates the connection between a corpse found at sea and a yacht anchored in Vigata's harbor. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2011.

  • Montalbano: Angelica's Smile (Ep 23)

    Investigating a series of break-ins among Vigata’s elite, Montalbano falls in love with Angelica, one of the victims. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2013.

  • Montalbano: Mirror Effect (Ep 24)

    Montalbano gets to know his neighbor, who appears to have a secret agenda. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2013.

  • Montalbano: A Voice in the Night (Ep 25)

    Montalbano has to trap a supermarket thief using unconventional methods. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2013.

  • Montalbano: A Ray of Light (Ep 26)

    Montalbano asks Mimi to be an undercover Lothario while investigating a female assault victim's alibi. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2013.

  • Montalbano: A Delicate Matter (Ep 27)

    Montalbano investigates the murder of a well-loved 70-year-old prostitute, along with an accusation of molestation at an elementary school. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2015.

  • Montalbano: The Mud Pyramid (Ep 28)

    In the course of a murder investigation, Montalbano discovers a ring of corruption between construction companies and the Mafia. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2015.

  • Montalbano: A Nest of Vipers (Ep 29)

    TV-MA. A man arrives at his father’s home to find him dead, murdered with a shotgun while drinking coffee in the kitchen. With no sign of forced entry, it’s clear the victim knew his murderer. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2016.

  • Montalbano: According to Protocol (Ep 30)

    TV-MA. A beautiful, beaten woman drives herself to an apartment building, where she collapses and dies. Her intent seems to have been to direct attention to one of the building’s tenants. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2016.

  • Montalbano and Me: Andrea Camilleri (Ep 35)

    Actress Teresa Mannino interviews Andrea Camilleri, author of the Detective Montalbano books, about his life, writing and the irascible detective who captured the hearts of readers and viewers around the world. Directed by Claudio Canepari and Paolo Santolini, 2014.