Houdini and Doyle season 1
The series Houdini and Doyle season 1 takes place at the beginning of the last century. Two held people known to the whole world and achieved the certain heights of popularity as a result received a large fortune suddenly decide to try to show their strength in the other craft. Harry Houdini's famous magician and illusionist who has received worldwide recognition due to his unusual deadly stunts and Arthur Conan Doyle is a talented writer whose unforgettable works and the present time take pride of place in the genre classics of world literature decide to combine their efforts to jointly investigate particularly complicated cases. While Guddini is an inveterate pessimist and the realist always guided only the bare facts trying to find a logical explanation for the whole that Conan Doyle is an active supporter of and furious distributor concepts spiritualism around trying to find a manifestation of the supernatural. This implies that every regular investigation becomes a kind of a bet between the characters and thereby generates a lot of debate and disagreement. Until the last moment is not possible to understand which of them will be stronger in their beliefs.
Houdini and Doyle season 1 episodes list:
Houdini, Doyle and Adelaide investigate the murder of a nun in one of the notorious Magdalene Laundries. A witness claims the killer is a young woman who was tormented by the nun. The only problem is, that young woman has been dead for six months.
A 12 year old boy shoots a prominent suffragette, claiming he’s avenging a murder - his own murder in a past life. And if the trio wants to find the truth, they must solve the decades-old killing.
At a public display by a faith healer, a heckler in the crowd is mysteriously struck down. Houdini and Doyle investigate if the healer is channelling the power of God as he claims, and if so can he help Doyle's dying wife?
Panic grips the city as a demon who feeds off fear returns from the past, killing via seemingly impossible means, piquing the interest of Houdini and Doyle.
An attractive traveling medium uses her psychic gifts to solve crimes, frustrating Houdini when he can’t figure out her tricks. Doyle feels she may be the real thing, so he is mortified by her next prediction: the end of Adelaide Stratton.
After a nightmarish encounter with otherworldly beings, a man wakes up in a field claiming his wife has been abducted by aliens. The team investigates but it’s only when Doyle has his own encounter that they learn the horrifying truth of what’s really out there.
When several people are found literally scared to death, the clues lead the team to Bedlam, the notorious insane asylum, with which Doyle has a disturbing history. And when he starts to lose his grip on reality, he doesn’t know if he’s losing his mind or is becoming the next victim.
Bram Stoker, author of Dracula and good friend of Doyle’s, shows up at Doyle’s house in a panic. Vampire hunters are trying to kill him, believing Stoker to be a vampire. As they investigate a disturbing murder, they begin to wonder if Stoker really is a vampire, and if not, what is the dark secret he’s desperately trying to hide from the world?
The trio travels to Canada to investigate a homicidal poltergeist, where they are joined by other paranormal experts, including Thomas Edison, who unveils his latest invention - the Necrophone - a device that can purportedly communicate with the dead.
Small-town Ontario. A minister wakes to find everyone in his village dead, without the slightest sign of violence. Was this retribution for past acts of evil, as the local natives believe? And if not, how else to explain why the man of God was the only one spared?
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