Artful Detective

Artful Detective

2008 - 2018, Crime, Drama
Detective William Murdoch uses radical techniques to solve murders.

Episode Guide

  • Artful Detective - Biffers and Blockers (Season 11 Episode 11)
    Season 11 Episode 11:

    Biffers and Blockers

    While investigating the violent death of a cricket player, Murdoch and Brackenreid encounter unsportsmanlike behaviour.

  • Artful Detective - F.L.A.S.H.! (Season 11 Episode 10)
    Season 11 Episode 10:


    Murdoch investigates a death which may have been caused by a high-speed travel device.

  • Artful Detective - The Talking Dead (Season 11 Episode 9)
    Season 11 Episode 9:

    The Talking Dead

    When two obituaries are published before two men's deaths, Murdoch must work to keep them, as well as others, alive before their predicted demise.

  • Artful Detective - Brakenreid Boudoir (Season 11 Episode 8)
    Season 11 Episode 8:

    Brakenreid Boudoir

    Brackenreid begins painting again and gets the attention of a wealthy patron while investigating an artist's murder.

  • Artful Detective - The Accident (Season 11 Episode 7)
    Season 11 Episode 7:

    The Accident

    Murdoch investigates a car accident and uncovers sinister motives.

  • Artful Detective - 21 Murdoch Street (Season 11 Episode 6)
    Season 11 Episode 6:

    21 Murdoch Street

    In an attempt to solve a murder, Crabtree and Constable Brackenreid go under cover at a boys school.

  • Artful Detective - Dr. Osler Regrets (Season 11 Episode 5)
    Season 11 Episode 5:

    Dr. Osler Regrets

    Murdoch suspects that a sequential killer is behind a number of murders staged to look like suicides.

  • Artful Detective - The Canadian Patient (Season 11 Episode 4)
    Season 11 Episode 4:

    The Canadian Patient

    Murdoch investigates a surgeon performing cutting-edge organ transplants.

  • Artful Detective - 8 Footsteps (Season 11 Episode 3)
    Season 11 Episode 3:

    8 Footsteps

    A recording device made by Alexander Graham Bell assists in the investigation of a murder at a dinner honoring Helen Keller.

  • Artful Detective - Merlot Mysteries (Season 11 Episode 2)
    Season 11 Episode 2:

    Merlot Mysteries

    Murdoch and Watts discover fraud after a wine connoisseur is poisoned.

  • Artful Detective - Up From Ashes (Season 11 Episode 1)
    Season 11 Episode 1:

    Up From Ashes

    Murdoch must prove his innocence amid corruption; Ogden is kidnapped.

  • Artful Detective - Home for the Holidays (Season 11)
    Season 11:

    Home for the Holidays

  • Artful Detective - Hell to Pay (Season 10 Episode 18)
    Season 10 Episode 18:

    Hell to Pay

    The team gets caught up in a conspiracy and is in danger when a dancer asks Murdoch for help.

  • Artful Detective - Hot Wheels of Thunder (Season 10 Episode 17)
    Season 10 Episode 17:

    Hot Wheels of Thunder

    Murdoch enters the world of competitive roller-skating to investigate a death.

  • Artful Detective - Master Lovecraft (Season 10 Episode 16)
    Season 10 Episode 16:

    Master Lovecraft

    Murdoch investigates a group of death-obsessed teens after the discovery of a young girl's body.

  • Artful Detective - Hades Hath No Fury (Season 10 Episode 15)
    Season 10 Episode 15:

    Hades Hath No Fury

    An explosion leads Murdoch to a covert community.

  • Artful Detective - From Murdoch to Eternity (Season 10 Episode 14)
    Season 10 Episode 14:

    From Murdoch to Eternity

    Murdoch creates a tonic which restores youth but Crabtree worries about his pursuit of a partnership.

  • Artful Detective - Mr. Murdoch's Neighbourhood (Season 10 Episode 13)
    Season 10 Episode 13:

    Mr. Murdoch's Neighbourhood

    Murdoch and Ogden study human decomposition and find more than they can imagine.

  • Artful Detective - The Missing (Season 10 Episode 12)
    Season 10 Episode 12:

    The Missing

    A man claims to be the wealthy heir of a child who was kidnapped 20 years ago.

  • Artful Detective - A Murdog Mystery (Season 10 Episode 11)
    Season 10 Episode 11:

    A Murdog Mystery

    Murdoch discovers his passion for canines while investigating the death of a championship show dog.

  • Artful Detective - The Devil Inside (Season 10 Episode 10)
    Season 10 Episode 10:

    The Devil Inside

    A killer claims he's possessed by the devil.

  • Artful Detective - Excitable Chap (Season 10 Episode 9)
    Season 10 Episode 9:

    Excitable Chap

    Murdoch tries to capture a costumed criminal, who has begun to murder.

  • Artful Detective - Weekend at Murdoch's (Season 10 Episode 8)
    Season 10 Episode 8:

    Weekend at Murdoch's

    Murdoch and Crabtree pretend that a witness still lives in a ploy to catch a killer.

  • Artful Detective - Painted Ladies (Season 10 Episode 7)
    Season 10 Episode 7:

    Painted Ladies

    Murdoch suspects a connection exists between the murders of men found with lipstick on their faces and a dancer.

  • Artful Detective - Bend It Like Brakenreid (Season 10 Episode 6)
    Season 10 Episode 6:

    Bend It Like Brakenreid

    While Murdoch investigates a football player's death, Brackenreid gets caught up in the team's Olympic quest.

  • Artful Detective - Jagged Little Pill (Season 10 Episode 5)
    Season 10 Episode 5:

    Jagged Little Pill

    Murdoch and Ogden investigate the poisoning of a businessman; Rebecca is suspicious of a student's suicide.

  • Artful Detective - Concocting a Killer (Season 10 Episode 4)
    Season 10 Episode 4:

    Concocting a Killer

    Murdoch and Ogden face the possibility that they sent an innocent man to prison after the reopening of a murder case.

  • Artful Detective - A Study In Pink (Season 10 Episode 3)
    Season 10 Episode 3:

    A Study In Pink

    Murdoch turns to his latest invention when his friend may be implicated in a murder.

  • Artful Detective - Great Balls of Fire (Season 10 Episode 2)
    Season 10 Episode 2:

    Great Balls of Fire

    A massive fire complicates a double homicide investigation.

  • Artful Detective - Artful Detective (Season 9 Episode 19)
    Season 9 Episode 19:

    Artful Detective

    When Santa is murdered at a philanthropist's Christmas party, Murdoch faces a vengeful Krampus.

  • Artful Detective - Cometh the Archer (Season 9 Episode 18)
    Season 9 Episode 18:

    Cometh the Archer

    The return of an adversary threatens the lives of Murdoch and Ogden.

  • Artful Detective - From Buffalo With Love (Season 9 Episode 17)
    Season 9 Episode 17:

    From Buffalo With Love

    Murdoch and Brackenreid investigate a shooting in Buffalo.

  • Artful Detective - Bl..dy H.ll (Season 9 Episode 16)
    Season 9 Episode 16:

    Bl..dy H.ll

    Murdoch and Brackenreid risk their careers to investigate police corruption.

  • Artful Detective - House of Industry (Season 9 Episode 15)
    Season 9 Episode 15:

    House of Industry

    Murdoch goes under cover to investigate the murder of a reporter who was investigating a workhouse.

  • Artful Detective - Wild Child (Season 9 Episode 14)
    Season 9 Episode 14:

    Wild Child

    Murdoch investigates a murder linked to a feral young woman.

  • Artful Detective - Colour Blinded (Season 9 Episode 13)
    Season 9 Episode 13:

    Colour Blinded

    The new chief constable pressures Murdoch to make an arrest when a man is murdered in a church.

  • Artful Detective - Unlucky in Love (Season 9 Episode 12)
    Season 9 Episode 12:

    Unlucky in Love

    Murdoch investigates the death of an elderly groom; Crabtree meets Lucy Maud Montgomery at a writing class.

  • Artful Detective - A Case of the Yips (Season 9 Episode 11)
    Season 9 Episode 11:

    A Case of the Yips

    During the investigation of the murder of a golfer, Murdoch becomes obsessed with the game.

  • Artful Detective - The Big Chill (Season 9 Episode 10)
    Season 9 Episode 10:

    The Big Chill

    Murdoch believes that an Arctic explorer is withholding information about a crew member's death.

  • Artful Detective - Raised on Robbery (Season 9 Episode 9)
    Season 9 Episode 9:

    Raised on Robbery

    Murdoch gets caught in a bank heist that jeopardizes his reputation.

  • Artful Detective - Pipe Dreamzzz (Season 9 Episode 8)
    Season 9 Episode 8:

    Pipe Dreamzzz

    Murdoch investigates the death of a student in an opium den.

  • Artful Detective - Summer of '75 (Season 9 Episode 7)
    Season 9 Episode 7:

    Summer of '75

    Murdoch and his childhood friend investigate a 30-year-old murder in Algonquin Park.

  • Artful Detective - The Local Option (Season 9 Episode 6)
    Season 9 Episode 6:

    The Local Option

    An anti-temperance politician is poisoned.

  • Artful Detective - 24 Hours Til Doomsday (Season 9 Episode 5)
    Season 9 Episode 5:

    24 Hours Til Doomsday

    Murdoch races to stop a secret space program that could ignite a war between Canada and the U.S.

  • Artful Detective - Barenaked Ladies (Season 9 Episode 4)
    Season 9 Episode 4:

    Barenaked Ladies

    When statues are formed from dead humans, Murdoch suspects a killer who knew the victims.

  • Artful Detective - Double Life (Season 9 Episode 3)
    Season 9 Episode 3:

    Double Life

    Murdoch and his team investigate the murder of a young suffragette.

  • Artful Detective - Marked Twain (Season 9 Episode 2)
    Season 9 Episode 2:

    Marked Twain

    Murdoch and his team must protect writer Mark Twain.

  • Artful Detective - Nolo Contendere (Season 9 Episode 1)
    Season 9 Episode 1:

    Nolo Contendere

    While Crabtree serves time for the murder of his sweetheart's husband, Murdoch investigates an inmate stabbing that may be connected to the case.

  • Artful Detective - Artful Detective (Season 8 Episode 18)
    Season 8 Episode 18:

    Artful Detective

    During a hunt for a killer who collects macabre trophies, Murdoch becomes a target.

  • Artful Detective - Election Day (Season 8 Episode 17)
    Season 8 Episode 17:

    Election Day

    On election day, Dr. Ogden faces a setback; Murdoch investigates a murder with national security implications.

  • Artful Detective - Crabtree Mania (Season 8 Episode 16)
    Season 8 Episode 16:

    Crabtree Mania

    Crabtree investigates the death of a wrestler and uncovers deception and fraud.

  • Artful Detective - Shipwreck (Season 8 Episode 15)
    Season 8 Episode 15:


    Murdoch is reunited with his childhood mentor while investigating a murder in a church.

  • Artful Detective - Toronto's Girl Problem (Season 8 Episode 14)
    Season 8 Episode 14:

    Toronto's Girl Problem

    Murdoch works with Brackenreid's nephew and discovers a murder victim is connected to an all-female gang of jewel thieves.

  • Artful Detective - The Incurables (Season 8 Episode 13)
    Season 8 Episode 13:

    The Incurables

    A group of inmates at the asylum threaten Dr. Ogden's life.

  • Artful Detective - The Devil Wears Whalebone (Season 8 Episode 12)
    Season 8 Episode 12:

    The Devil Wears Whalebone

    Murdoch investigates the murder of a model who was killed during a protest.

  • Artful Detective - All That Glitters (Season 8 Episode 11)
    Season 8 Episode 11:

    All That Glitters

    Murdoch and Crabtree investigate the murder of a land surveyor in Northern Ontario.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch and the Temple of Death (Season 8 Episode 10)
    Season 8 Episode 10:

    Murdoch and the Temple of Death

    Murdoch and Crabtree uncover a mysterious temple, which may be hiding ancient treasure.

  • Artful Detective - The Keystone Constables (Season 8 Episode 9)
    Season 8 Episode 9:

    The Keystone Constables

    Crabtree and Higgins go under cover to investigate the murder of a vaudeville comic.

  • Artful Detective - High Voltage (Season 8 Episode 8)
    Season 8 Episode 8:

    High Voltage

    When a man is electrocuted, Murdoch is led to inventor Thomas Edison.

  • Artful Detective - What Lies Buried (Season 8 Episode 7)
    Season 8 Episode 7:

    What Lies Buried

    Murdoch's own colleagues are suspects when a police officer's skeleton is discovered in the basement.

  • Artful Detective - The Murdoch Appreciation Society (Season 8 Episode 6)
    Season 8 Episode 6:

    The Murdoch Appreciation Society

    Murdoch's admirers interfere with a murder investigation; Ogden thinks about running for office.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch Takes Manhattan (Season 8 Episode 5)
    Season 8 Episode 5:

    Murdoch Takes Manhattan

    Murdoch and Ogden uncover a conspiracy that threatens the U.S. president; Brackenreid and Dr. Grace investigate a murder.

  • Artful Detective - Holy Matrimony Murdoch (Season 8 Episode 4)
    Season 8 Episode 4:

    Holy Matrimony Murdoch

    Just days before their wedding, Murdoch and Ogden intervene in a murder trial.

  • Artful Detective - Glory Days (Season 8 Episode 3)
    Season 8 Episode 3:

    Glory Days

    Murdoch teams up with Bat Masterson to hunt for Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

  • Artful Detective - On the Waterfront (Season 8 Episode 2)
    Season 8 Episode 2:

    On the Waterfront

    Murdoch and the constabulary try to capture Brackreid's attackers; Dr. Ogden and Dr. Grace go to court.

  • Artful Detective - On the Waterfront (Season 8 Episode 1)
    Season 8 Episode 1:

    On the Waterfront

    While investigating the murder of a merchant, Murdoch believes it's connected to the assault on Inspector Brackenreid.

  • Artful Detective - The Death of Dr. Ogden (Season 7 Episode 18)
    Season 7 Episode 18:

    The Death of Dr. Ogden

    Julia discovers a secret about her father upon his death; Brackenreid takes over a murder investigation.

  • Artful Detective - Blast of Silence (Season 7 Episode 17)
    Season 7 Episode 17:

    Blast of Silence

    Murdoch risks his life in an attempt to defuse a bomb strapped to a factory owner.

  • Artful Detective - Kung Fu Crabtree (Season 7 Episode 16)
    Season 7 Episode 16:

    Kung Fu Crabtree

    Crabtree teams up with the prime suspect in the murder of a Chinese dignitary, in the hope of finding the true killer.

  • Artful Detective - The Spy Who Came Up to the Cold (Season 7 Episode 15)
    Season 7 Episode 15:

    The Spy Who Came Up to the Cold

    Murdoch is put in the middle of a web of international espionage and intrigue after the assassination of U.S. President McKinley in Buffalo.

  • Artful Detective - Friday the 13th, 1901 (Season 7 Episode 14)
    Season 7 Episode 14:

    Friday the 13th, 1901

    Julia and Emily go to a bachelorette party; Murdoch and the boys get involved in a high stakes curling match.

  • Artful Detective - The Murdoch Sting (Season 7 Episode 13)
    Season 7 Episode 13:

    The Murdoch Sting

    Murdoch orchestrates an elaborate sting when a past suspect returns with a deadly con.

  • Artful Detective - Unfinished Business (Season 7 Episode 12)
    Season 7 Episode 12:

    Unfinished Business

    After a death-bed murder confession leads to a body, Murdoch suspects the true killer is still out there.

  • Artful Detective - Journey to the Centre of Toronto (Season 7 Episode 11)
    Season 7 Episode 11:

    Journey to the Centre of Toronto

    Crabtree insists that a string of robberies is caused by a species of mole people.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch in Ragtime (Season 7 Episode 10)
    Season 7 Episode 10:

    Murdoch in Ragtime

    Detective Murdoch investigates a ragtime group's complicated past when its lead singer is found dead.

  • Artful Detective - Midnight Train to Kingston (Season 7 Episode 9)
    Season 7 Episode 9:

    Midnight Train to Kingston

    Detective Murdoch goes with convicted murderer James Gillies to his hanging.

  • Artful Detective - Republic of Murdoch (Season 7 Episode 8)
    Season 7 Episode 8:

    Republic of Murdoch

    Murdoch and Crabtree follow a murder suspect to Newfoundland.

  • Artful Detective - Loch Ness Murdoch (Season 7 Episode 7)
    Season 7 Episode 7:

    Loch Ness Murdoch

    When a body washes ashore in Toronto, rumours quickly spread of a sea monster.

  • Artful Detective - Murdochophobia (Season 7 Episode 6)
    Season 7 Episode 6:


    Detective Murdoch faces his fears when a phobia patient is murdered.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch of the Living Dead (Season 7 Episode 5)
    Season 7 Episode 5:

    Murdoch of the Living Dead

    A man who appears to have returned from the dead is the prime suspect in his wife's murder.

  • Artful Detective - Return of Sherlock Holmes (Season 7 Episode 4)
    Season 7 Episode 4:

    Return of Sherlock Holmes

    Murdoch investigates a nanny's disappearance with the so-called real Sherlock Holmes.

  • Artful Detective - The Filmed Adventures of Detective William Murdoch (Season 7 Episode 3)
    Season 7 Episode 3:

    The Filmed Adventures of Detective William Murdoch

    While investigating a murder in a movie house, Murdoch is pulled into the drama of James Pendrick's filmmaking venture.

  • Artful Detective - Tour de Murdoch (Season 7 Episode 2)
    Season 7 Episode 2:

    Tour de Murdoch

    Murdoch suspects an athlete died from large doses of a mysterious stimulant.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch Ahoy (Season 7 Episode 1)
    Season 7 Episode 1:

    Murdoch Ahoy

    A ship magnate's daughter is kidnapped and a body is discovered aboard a ship.

  • Artful Detective - The Murdoch Trap (Season 6 Episode 13)
    Season 6 Episode 13:

    The Murdoch Trap

    While trying to save his colleagues, Detective Murdoch is trapped by the true killer.

  • Artful Detective - Crime & Punishment (Season 6 Episode 12)
    Season 6 Episode 12:

    Crime & Punishment

    One of Murdoch's colleagues is implicated in a murder.

  • Artful Detective - Lovers in a Murderous Time (Season 6 Episode 11)
    Season 6 Episode 11:

    Lovers in a Murderous Time

    A delusional woman is the prime suspect in the stabbing of her fiance.

  • Artful Detective - Twisted Sisters (Season 6 Episode 10)
    Season 6 Episode 10:

    Twisted Sisters

    Murdoch investigates multiple drownings of single career women.

  • Artful Detective - Victoria Cross (Season 6 Episode 9)
    Season 6 Episode 9:

    Victoria Cross

    A murder investigation is hindered by an uncooperative witness.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch in Ladies Wear (Season 6 Episode 8)
    Season 6 Episode 8:

    Murdoch in Ladies Wear

    An Eaton's department store manager, who was disliked, is murdered.

  • Artful Detective - The Ghost of Queen's Park (Season 6 Episode 7)
    Season 6 Episode 7:

    The Ghost of Queen's Park

    Murdoch and Crabtree argue about a supposed ghost that murdered a politician.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch and the Cloud of Doom (Season 6 Episode 6)
    Season 6 Episode 6:

    Murdoch and the Cloud of Doom

    Murdoch races to stop a madman threatening Toronto with a deadly gas.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch Au Naturel (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:

    Murdoch Au Naturel

    While investigating a murder at a nudist community, Murdoch uses revealing detective work.

  • Artful Detective - A Study in Sherlock (Season 6 Episode 4)
    Season 6 Episode 4:

    A Study in Sherlock

    A man claiming to be Sherlock Holmes is the prime suspect in a murderous gang of armed robbers.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch on the Corner (Season 6 Episode 3)
    Season 6 Episode 3:

    Murdoch on the Corner

    Murdoch films a street corner to catch a killer.

  • Artful Detective - Winston's Lost Night (Season 6 Episode 2)
    Season 6 Episode 2:

    Winston's Lost Night

    Detective Murdoch suspects a soldier after a veteran is slain by a sword.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch Air (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:

    Murdoch Air

    Murdoch investigates the crash of a flying machine that killed a man, uncovering conspiracy and sabotage.

  • Artful Detective - Twentieth Century Murdoch (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    Twentieth Century Murdoch

    Murdoch meets a man who says he can travel in time to prevent crimes.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch Night in Canada (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Murdoch Night in Canada

    The death of a Toronto hockey team captain.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch in Toyland (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:

    Murdoch in Toyland

    Murdoch is taunted by a murderer who leaves dolls with personal messages at crime scenes.

  • Artful Detective - Staircase to Heaven (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    Staircase to Heaven

    A high stakes card game involving Dr. Grace ends in death.

  • Artful Detective - Invention Convention (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:

    Invention Convention

    Murdoch teams up with Alexander Graham Bell when a ruthless inventor is killed by a rival.

  • Artful Detective - Stroll on the Wild Side (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    Stroll on the Wild Side

    Murdoch investigates the murder of a shy librarian.

  • Artful Detective - Stroll on the Wild Side (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    Stroll on the Wild Side

    Murdoch meets former lover Anna.

  • Artful Detective - Who Killed the Electric Carriage? (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    Who Killed the Electric Carriage?

    The ambitious inventor of an electric vehicle.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch at the Opera (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    Murdoch at the Opera

    Murdoch investigates the murder of a young opera singer.

  • Artful Detective - War on Terror (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    War on Terror

    Murdoch infiltrates an anarchist group lead by activist Emma Goldman.

  • Artful Detective - Evil Eye of Egypt (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Evil Eye of Egypt

    When Murdoch probes deaths linked to Egyptian antiquities, Crabtree is convinced a curse is to blame.

  • Artful Detective - Back and to the Left (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    Back and to the Left

    Murdoch pursues a Catholic suspect in the attempted assassination of the city's Protestant Mayor.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch of the Klondike (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Murdoch of the Klondike

    On suspension for interfering in an investigation and on the run for surreptitiously freeing a murderer to make amends, Murdoch leaves Toronto.

  • Artful Detective - Murdoch in Wonderland (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    Murdoch in Wonderland

    A woman is murdered at an "Alice in Wonderland" party.

  • Artful Detective - The Kissing Bandit (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    The Kissing Bandit

    Murdoch is put on the case when a masked man is robbing banks and kissing the tellers before escaping.

  • Artful Detective - Bloodlust (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:


    Murdoch hunts for a vampire, as rumors of vampirism spread across Toronto.

  • Artful Detective - Voices (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:


    Probing a priest's murder Murdoch learns his long-lost sister is now a nun who claims a demon caused the death.

  • Artful Detective - The Black Hand (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    The Black Hand

    Murdoch's ex-lover Anna visits Toronto on her way to be married but her fiance vanishes.

  • Artful Detective - Dial `M' for Murdoch (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Dial `M' for Murdoch

    A telephone operator and amateur sleuth hears a woman being strangled on the line.

  • Artful Detective - Confederate Treasure (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Confederate Treasure

    Murdoch is embroiled in international affairs when a corpse is found with a secret letter.

  • Artful Detective - Dead End Street (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Dead End Street

    Murdoch realizes a painting may depict a crime scene, but the artist cannot speak.

  • Artful Detective - Monsieur Murdoch (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Monsieur Murdoch

    Murdoch meets Detective Marcel Guillaume, the man who inspired Inspector Maigret.

  • Artful Detective - Downstairs, Upstairs (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Downstairs, Upstairs

    The master of a wealthy household is found face down in his morning porridge.

  • Artful Detective - Buffalo Shuffle (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Buffalo Shuffle

    Ignoring a puzzling break-in at Station 4, Murdoch travels to Buffalo to help Dr. Ogden solve the suspicious death of a young cancer patient at a children's hospital.

  • Artful Detective - Kommando (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:


    Murdoch investigates when a soldier's corpse is found suspended in a tree.

  • Artful Detective - Tattered and Torn (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Tattered and Torn

    Human body parts in cement are discovered on a riverbank.

  • Artful Detective - The Tesla Effect (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    The Tesla Effect

    Eccentric inventor Nikola Tesla warns Murdock of his research after a man is killed by being cooked from the inside; Dr. Ogden considers a job in Buffalo.

  • Artful Detective - In the Altogether (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    In the Altogether

    Investigating the murder of a young woman who had posed for racy photographs.

  • Artful Detective - The Hangman (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    The Hangman

    Murdoch re-examines the cases of a recently murdered judge and a man who was hanged for a murder he didn't commit.

  • Artful Detective - The Curse of Beaton Manor (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    The Curse of Beaton Manor

    Murdoch sets out to prove that a manor isn't haunted when two of the Beaton heirs die under mysterious circumstances.

  • Artful Detective - Love and Human Remains (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Love and Human Remains

    Murdoch questions his commitment to Dr. Ogden when mummified remains lead him to a very old murder-love story.

  • Artful Detective - Future Imperfect (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Future Imperfect

    James Pendrick and his wife, Sally, attempt to recruit Murdoch into their movement even as he investigates the murder of a member of the Eugenics Society.

  • Artful Detective - Blood and Circuses (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Blood and Circuses

    Murdoch arrests a group of misfits when Kitty the Tiger Tamer is murdered.

  • Artful Detective - This One Goes to Eleven (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    This One Goes to Eleven

    The theft of a priceless Rembrandt draws Murdoch into the world of high-powered couple James and Sally Pendrick.

  • Artful Detective - Me, Myself and Murdoch (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Me, Myself and Murdoch

    Murdoch calls in help when a farmer's daughter admits to killing her father with an ax.

  • Artful Detective - Rich Boy, Poor Boy (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Rich Boy, Poor Boy

    Brackenreid's son Bobby disappears while playing with a friend in Allen Gardens.

  • Artful Detective - Victor Victorian (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Victor Victorian

    Inspector Brackenreid and Constable Crabtree are present when a man is murdered while undergoing an initiation ceremony at a Masonic temple.

  • Artful Detective - The Great Wall (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    The Great Wall

    A decorated constable is murdered; the local detective is ill.

  • Artful Detective - The Murdoch Identity (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    The Murdoch Identity

    Murdoch is running for his life and seems to be suffering from amnesia when he finds himself in Bristol, England, and has no memory of who he is.

  • Artful Detective - Anything You Can Do (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Anything You Can Do

    Murdoch competes with another investigator who uses methods similar to his own.

  • Artful Detective - Werewolves (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:


    Murdoch investigates a killing by a wild beast while trying to make sense of North American shamanism.

  • Artful Detective - Let Us Ask the Maiden (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    Let Us Ask the Maiden

    Murdoch investigates the death of a young Jewish man.

  • Artful Detective - (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    The discovery of a body leads Murdoch into the world of telegraphy; the 1895 equivalent of the Internet.

  • Artful Detective - Convalescence (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:


    Murdoch suspects his landlady of planning a murder while Dr. Ogden and Enid nurse him back to health.

  • Artful Detective - I, Murdoch (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    I, Murdoch

    Murdoch finds himself attracted to a widow whose son is missing.

  • Artful Detective - Big Murderer on Campus (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Big Murderer on Campus

    Murdoch investigates the murder of a professor as Crabtree searches for his biological mother.

  • Artful Detective - Shades of Grey (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Shades of Grey

    Murdoch and Dr. Ogden's relationship is strained when they have different opinions about abortion.

  • Artful Detective - The Green Muse (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    The Green Muse

    Murdoch investigates the death of a young woman working as a high-class prostitute.

  • Artful Detective - Houdini Whodunit (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Houdini Whodunit

    Harry Houdini becomes a suspect in a robbery-homicide case; Dr. Ogden's sister comes to visit.

  • Artful Detective - Dinosaur Fever (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Dinosaur Fever

    The dead body of a young man is found in the jaws of a reconstructed dinosaur.

  • Artful Detective - Snakes and Ladders (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Snakes and Ladders

    Murdoch squares off against a serial killer.

  • Artful Detective - Mild, Mild West (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Mild, Mild West

    Murders occur when Buffalo Bill Cody's Western Extravaganza comes to Toronto.

  • Artful Detective - The Annoying Red Planet (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    The Annoying Red Planet

    A man obsessed with the possibility of alien life is found murdered.

  • Artful Detective - The Prince and the Rebel (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    The Prince and the Rebel

    A murdered girl could hold the key to a plot against Prince Alfred during his visit to Toronto.

  • Artful Detective - Bad Medicine (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Bad Medicine

    Associates of a medical institute are systematically killed off.

  • Artful Detective - Child's Play (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Child's Play

    A young boy connected to a philanthropist through his adopted daughter is suspected of his murder.

  • Artful Detective - Belly Speaker (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Belly Speaker

    Murdoch questions the confession of a ventriloquist who claims he killed his father; Arthur Conan Doyle comes to town.

  • Artful Detective - Still Waters (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Still Waters

    Murdoch investigates the death of a wealthy rowing club member.

  • Artful Detective - Body Double (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Body Double

    A skeletal corpse falls to the theater stage during a performance.

  • Artful Detective - Let Loose the Dogs (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Let Loose the Dogs

    Murdoch questions his own objectivity when his estranged father is found passed out near a murder scene.

  • Artful Detective - 'Til Death Do Us Part (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    'Til Death Do Us Part

    Murdoch investigates the murder of a homosexual man on his wedding day.

  • Artful Detective - Elementary, My Dear Murdoch (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Elementary, My Dear Murdoch

    Murdoch teams up with his hero to solve a murder that was revealed during a seance.

  • Artful Detective - The Knockdown (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    The Knockdown

    Murdoch investigates the murder of a boxer who'd just won a bout he was supposed to have lost; though the victim's wife was standing over the body, Murdoch believes she is innocent.

  • Artful Detective - The Glass Ceiling (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Glass Ceiling

    After two men die from similar wounds, Brackenreid believes it's the work of a small time gangster he once put away.

  • Artful Detective - Power (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:


    Murdoch investigates the electrocution of a woman; Crabtree finds himself attracted to a suspect.