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AIRED ON 10/5/2015
Season 9 : Episode 1
AIRS ON 10/12/2015
Season 9 : Episode 2
Julia learns the truth about her father after his unexpected death. Brackenreid takes over Murdoch's murder case involving a group of geniuses.
Inspector Brackenreid and Constable Crabtree are present when a man undergoing the candlelit initiation ceremony in a Masonic Temple is murdered. Murdoch's investigation uncovers another even-more-secret society.
A family celebration of Alexander Reynolds' 60th birthday is dampened when he's found with an axe plunged into his chest. Murdoch is called in and soon discovers the victim was universally despised by his kin. Reynolds' family instantly falls under suspicion but the field of suspects narrows considerably when daughter Charlotte Reynolds appears in a blood soaked dress and confesses to killing her father.moreless
Murdoch meets Arthur Conan Doyle when someone may be impersonating his most famous creation. Guest stars Geraint Wyn Davies (Forever Knight, Slings & Arrows).
As the dawn of the new century approaches, the team face difficult decisions about their lives. Murdoch confronts the future in more ways than one, as a scientist comes to town claiming to have made a time machine.
Murdoch orchestrates an elaborate sting when a past suspect returns with a deadly con.
Detective Murdoch accompanies convicted murderer James Gillies to his hanging.
James Pendrick, owner of the Pendrick Building, proudly shows off his extensive art collection to a group of admirers. The highlight of the tour is a magnificent Rembrandt that Pendrick purchased on a recent trip to France. The constabulary is hired to guard the painting's return to the Pendrick mansion and is daringly stolen from the elevator, leaving a dead security guard in the car.moreless
Murdoch finds himself with amnesia and running for his life on the streets of Bristol, England, very far from home, if he knew where his home was. Taking refuge in a pub, he gains the assistance of a vivacious barmaid who helps him reconstruct his memories, escape his pursuers, and foil an assassination plot.moreless
When Murdoch investigates the abduction of Lucille Messing, an introverted, church-going librarian, he finds that his former love-interest, Anna Fulford (Lisa Faulkner) is working at the library under an assumed name. Murdoch is justifiably concerned that the Black Hand, the criminal organisation from which Anna is hiding after the death of her fiance, might have discovered her whereabouts and killed Lucille by mistake. Anna does not believe this to be the case and Murdoch also begins to believe that she may be out of danger. As the investigation takes Murdoch and a curious Anna into Toronto's sordid underbelly of gambling dens and houses of ill-repute, he begins to rediscover his feeling for her, but is she really as safe as they think?moreless
The body of Reginald Mayfair is discovered in a hotel, having been run through with a sword. Also in the room is the unconscious Winston Churchill, who claims not to be able to remember a thing about the previous night. Murdoch and Churchill attempt to retrace his steps. Meanwhile, Murdoch faces an ethical dilemma when Julia has difficulty obtaining her annulment.moreless
Workers laboring to build a bridge across the Don River make a grisly discovery – entombed in the swamplands bordering the river are the well-preserved bodies of a man and a woman. Called to the scene, Murdoch and Ogden quickly determine that the couple was murdered. When a third body is then discovered, Murdoch has to re-evaluate the nature of the crime. The third body is a tiny baby, wrapped in a blanket.moreless
When the inventor of a revolutionary new kind of battery is murdered, Murdoch is led to suspect his nemesis, James Pendrick, the eccentric entrepreneur with whom he has crossed swords on several occasions. Pendrick has built an amazing bullet-shaped vehicle which uses another remarkable battery and it doesn't take long to entice Murdoch to give it a test run. It seems that Pendrick may be the killer, but is he?moreless
As they investigate a young woman's death, Murdoch and Dr. Ogden find their relationship threatened when they turn out to be of opposite opinions in the matter of abortion.
Murdoch steps through the looking glass when he awakens to find he's a suspect in a murder committed during the previous night's Alice in Wonderland party. As Dr. Ogden's wedding to Dr. Darcy Garland nears, she faces her own struggle upon learning of Murdoch's feelings for her.
An investigator arrives from Scotland Yard who is after the infamous Jack the Ripper. Meanwhile, Murdoch takes dancing lessons so that he can escort Dr. Ogden to a ball.
Tragedy strikes close to home when Brackenreid's son Bobby suddenly disappears while playing with a friend on a sunny afternoon in bustling Allen Gardens.
Murdoch's sister, a nun, has left her strictly cloistered convent to take charge of a Toronto convent, but Murdoch only learns of this when he is called upon to investigate a priest's death at the hands of a supposed demon.
Although a murdered man is found to have been obsessed with the idea of life on Mars, it seems more likely that he was killed because of a piece of earthly land he owns.
The death of a young Jewish man leads Murdoch to a story of forbidden love in Toronto's small Jewish ghetto, the Ward.
Murdoch meets magnificent men in their flying machines when a plane crash kills a man. He discovers that his old nemesis Pendrick is involved in a race to win $1 million for successfully completing the world's first controlled powered flight. Meanwhile, Julia announces her intention to pursue a divorce from her husband and Inspector Brackenreid is tempted to join the Boer War.moreless
Although physically recovered from his beating, Inspector Brackenreid has not improved psychologically. Murdoch investigates two murders related to the harbor while constables are sent to the area in an effort to increase order. Dr. Ogden and Dr. Grace are arrested for participating in a protest for women's suffrage. An attempt to arrest the suspects results in a melee between the constabulary and the dock workers.moreless
Murdoch and Crabtree clash when a murder is seemingly committed by a ghost.
Detective Murdoch races against the clock to stop a madman who has threatened to release a deadly gas on the citizens of Toronto.
Murdoch meets Marcel Guillaume, the Parisian detective who was the real-life basis for much of Georges Simenon's fictional "Inspector Maigret".
A boy is suspected of the murder of a philanthropist because of his relationship with the man's adopted daughter.
Murdoch is called to Station House Five when a decorated constable is murdered and the local detective is ill. Murdoch finds that everyone is ready to blame an elderly Chinaman named Fong Choy because of something to do with his granddaughter, but she is nowhere to be found and Fong Choy won't talk.moreless
After finding a secret letter on a corpse, Murdoch becomes involved in international intrigue.
Murdoch is drawn into the naughty world of Victorian erotica and blackmail when he investigates the murder of Abigail Tunstall, a young woman who had been posing for salacious photographs. Interviews with Abigail's friends and family and the discovery of one of her erotic photos help Murdoch zero in on the location where the pictures were taken – a studio owned by a photographer named Marcus Evans. When Murdoch searches through photo collections for clues to Abigail's murder he makes a startling discovery – one of McHugh's erotic models is none other than Sally Pendrick, the vivacious and beautiful wife of Murdoch's nemesis, the rich and powerful industrialist James Pendrick.moreless
When the unveiling of a reconstructed dinosaur skeleton at a gala event reveals the dead body of a young man found in its jaws, Murdoch must enter the world of bone-hunters to find the culprit.
The romance between Inspector Murdoch and Dr. Ogden heats up as Murdoch finds himself investigating the death of a young woman working as a high-class prostitute.
A telephone operator becomes an amateur detective after overhearing a woman apparently being killed.
A former lover visits Murdoch on her way to be married, but then her fiance disappears.
In the second part of this story, Murdoch is forced to shoot a man who attacks Anna Fulford. It soon becomes clear that she is still in danger from The Black Hand crime organisation. Whilst attempting to find a way to extricate her from her dangerous predicament, he still has to solve the mystery of who killed Lucille Messing. Whilst delving deeper into Toronto's nasty underworld, He is contacted by a mysterious woman who strongly resembles the shy librarian and the further he goes, the darker his discoveries become...moreless
Murdoch investigates a very different type of bank robber who kisses one teller after every robbery and gives all the money to charity.
Detective Murdoch investigates the murder of Edgar Leeman who was shot by someone when he answered a knock at the door. His last words, overheard by his wife, were 'I'm sorry no'. There is soon a second victim, Thelma Green - and then a third, Robert Grimsby. They have little in common, except to have perhaps come into some unexpected money. It soon transpires that someone may be "punishing" dishonesty.moreless
An uncooperative witness impedes Murdoch's investigation into a pawnbroker's murder, and Brackenreid faces resistance while looking into the prison death of an old army buddy.
A girl is abducted from her home, and a talking doll left at the scene mentions Murdoch by name. As the detective chases down the culprit, he's met at each stage by more dolls taunting him with clues and ultimately threatening what Murdoch holds most dear.
A shot fells a deeply disliked inventor after he wins the top prize at an invention convention. His fellow exhibitors, including Alexander Graham Bell, become suspects, particularly when Murdoch uncovers the ingenious method used for the murder.
Conclusion. Murdoch suspects the brutal murder of a waterfront merchant might be linked to the vicious assault on Insp. Brackenreid.
Murdoch's investigation into a man's electrocution leads him to Thomas Edison.
The Jubilee Singers, a traveling band, come in Toronto and upon their arrival their band leader is murdered.
A man is a suspect in his wife's murder.
When a lawyer and a judge die of similar wounds, Brackenreid recognizes the work of a murderer thought to be long dead, one who might make Brackenreid his next target.
Detective Murdoch fears that his relationship with Dr. Ogden has been permanently damaged, as he heads into investigating a seemingly perfect crime, the murder of a university professor. Meanwhile, Constable Crabtree continues his search for his biological mother.
When the traveling Buffalo Bill Cody's Western Extravaganza settles in Toronto, murders happen. Inspector Murdoch must investigate the crimes while his boss becomes enamored with Annie Oakley.
Murdoch pursues a Catholic suspect in the attempted assassination of the city's Protestant Mayor.
The dead body of Cecil Fox, a hateful reprobate hanged for the killing of Justice Horace Mead, is being examined by Dr. Ogden when he suddenly jumps up off the table and runs out of the morgue. Det. Murdoch revisits the case evidence for clues to track him down but ends up with more questions than answers.moreless
Murdoch is called upon to investigate an exceedingly strange murder. The deceased was found inside a room locked from within with no other entrance. But there's more to the case than that – the victim appears to have exploded and burned, yet there is no trace of an explosion or fire. Before Murdoch can proceed with his investigation, the case takes a bizarre turn when old friend and world-renowned inventor Nikola Tesla appears, announcing cryptically that he is "too late."moreless
Murdoch is reunited with his estranged love Dr. Ogden when he travels to Buffalo to help her investigate the death of a patient.
Investigating a savage killing by what appears to be a wild beast, Murdoch tries to make sense of the mysterious world of North American shamanism. But the result is to put both Enid and Dr. Ogden in danger.
A series of violent drowning deaths of university-educated unmarried career women leads Murdoch to suspect sexist and racist motives.
Murdoch investigates a nanny's disappearance.
When the manager of a department store is pushed down a lift shaft, Murdoch must navigate the complicated politics of the workplace, uncovering favoritism and resentment among the shop girls. Meanwhile, the course of Julia's divorce fails to run smoothly.
Murdoch teams up with a visiting Arthur Conan Doyle to solve the murder of a skeptic who was a member of a paranormal watchdog group.
It is a dark and stormy night. A lonely light burns in the tower of stately Beaton Hall. Suddenly, lightening flashes across the sky and a bloodcurdling scream is heard. Chauncey Beaton runs down the halls of the mansion from an unseen pursuer. He comes to a Juliet balcony and realizes he has nowhere else to go. Murdoch arrives at the scene, where Chauncey's body lies crumpled on the paving stones. He obviously fell from the balcony but did he jump or was he pushed?moreless
After a come-from-behind victory in the ring, boxer Amos Robinson is found dead in his hotel room with his wife standing over him holding a gun. But Detective Murdoch thinks that someone else in the dirty world of boxing is responsible.
The young Harry Houdini becomes Murdoch's prime suspect when he investigates a daring robbery-homicide. Meanwhile, Dr. Ogden's sister comes to visit and soon becomes attracted to Murdoch.
The discovery of dismembered body parts encased in a concrete block poses a seemingly impenetrable mystery, but Murdoch chips away at the case, despite the resistance of prickly pathologist Dr. Llewellyn Francis. The detective soon unearths clues to a decades-old crime with unlikely accomplices.
An artist is unable to speak, but her minutely detailed model of a residential street appears to show a crime in progress. Murdoch slowly collects more evidence by studying the model, but he must find a way to communicate with the artist, who lives in a world of her own.
There's pandemonium at Police Station Four. Something has gone terribly wrong at Barnett's Travelling Royal Circus. Sabre, the Bengal tiger went berserk and partially devoured its trainer before escaping into the streets. Sabre has since been shot and killed but rumours have started circulating that this wasn't simply a case of 'tiger gone bad'. Det. Murdoch finds the truth stranger than the circus performers he must investigate.moreless
When the skeleton of a murdered police officer is discovered in the station house basement, Murdoch's investigation points him in the direction of his colleagues.
While pursuing a sequential killer who collects macabre trophies from his victims, Murdoch becomes a target.
A man dressed as the Grim Reaper seeks revenge on those he sees as responsible for medical malpractice.
When the dead body of a newly promoted rower washes up on the beach, it looks like a hazing incident gone wrong.
When his estranged father becomes a murder suspect, Detective Murdoch begins to question his ability to remain objective.
Leading his first murder investigation, Crabtree unearths deception and fraud when a wrestler dies after a match.
Having left the police service and gone on the run, Murdoch seeks adventure and tries to forget his troubles by joining the gold rush in Yukon territory. There he meets the radical author Jack London and learns that it's not that easy to leave his vocation behind.
On a stormy night, a game of cards among Dr. Grace's friends ends with a man's death. Murdoch goes to investigate and discovers the group was involved in otherworldly experiments. Meanwhile, Brackenreid and Crabtree guard a witness from a master criminal.
Detective Murdoch and Julia find themselves at odds when a delusional woman (Sheila McCarthy) becomes the prime suspect in the violent stabbing of her gambling fiancé.
When a soldier's corpse is found suspended in a tree, Murdoch investigates.
Murdoch is invited to attend a mysterious meeting in High Park. With Ogden to accompany him they find themselves mixing with some of city's greatest minds at a meeting of the Toronto Society for The Advancement of Eugenics, lead by James Pendrick. Murdoch discovers that Sally Pendrick invited him. The guest speaker is none other than the great science fiction writer HG Wells, and beside him stands Ruby Ogden, Julia's younger sister.moreless
Detective Murdoch investigates the murder of a homosexual man on the day of his wedding.
An Irish girl's murder leads to the discovery of a plot against Prince Alfred, who will soon be visiting Toronto.
A dead body falls onto the stage during a theatrical performance.
With their wedding day nearing, Murdoch and Dr. Ogden intercede on behalf of a woman accused of killing her husband.
A summer heat wave finds much of Toronto taking refuge at the beach, but when a body marked by a large bite washes ashore, rumours of a sea monster quickly spread across the city.
Murdoch investigates the death of a phobia patient.
Murdoch is suspicious of inconsistencies in a ventriloquist's confession that he killed his father.
Detective Murdoch must make his way through a web of company lies when the rivalry between a town's electricity suppliers leads to a young woman's death by electrocution.
Murdoch gets competitive with another investigator, a member of the Northwest Mounted Police, whose methods bear an uncanny resemblance to his own. Murdoch also tries to salvage his relationship with Dr. Ogden.
The discovery of a decomposed body leads Murdoch to investigate the 1895 equivalent of communication by email, telegraphy. But Enid's helping with Murdoch's inquiries puts her in peril. Meanwhile, Dr. Ogden becomes concerned about the side effects of the Gold Cure that Inspector Brackenreid is taking to help him stop drinking.moreless
Constables Crabtree and Higgins are caught up in a shop explosion and Murdoch soon discovers the remains of a homemade bomb. When the shopkeeper tries to demand restitution from the police for his losses, Brackenreid is furious, as Higgins has been badly hurt. It is then discovered that the businessman is extremely unpopular with his business neighbours, including one in particular who harbours a deep grudge against him. However, further developments lead the police to believe that they themselves may have been the intended targets. The arrival on the scene of a high level government official then points to evidence that the incident may be connected to the US president, and suspects include the famous anarchist Emma Goldman.moreless
A murder investigation at a church reunites Murdoch with the priest who mentored him as an altar boy.
When a body is discovered on land belonging to a nudist colony, Constable Crabtree must go undercover within the group to uncover the murderer.
Murdoch's skills are put to use when the master of a wealthy household is discovered face down in his morning porridge.
Murdoch risks his life to diffuse a bomb.
After Detective Murdoch is injured during the pursuit of a criminal, Dr. Ogden and Enid compete to nurse the injured Murdoch back to health. In his delirium he begins to suspect his landlady's replacement of plotting his murder. Meanwhile, Constable Crabtree investigates a case involving a disagreeable parrot and a pickled fingertip.moreless
Dr. Ogden and the suffragettes face a setback on Election Day, while Murdoch investigates a murder with implications for national security.
Murdoch discovers that fashion is murder when a model is killed during a protest at a designer corset show.
Murdoch and Crabtree follow the silver boom to Northern Ontario to investigate the murder of a land surveyor.
The investigation into the murder of a vaudeville comedian sends Crabtree and Higgins undercover to question other performers, among them W.C. Fields.
President William McKinley is assassinated, prompting a roundup of anarchists in Canada.
Murdoch and Crabtree follow a murder suspect to his home in Newfoundland.
After a death-bed murder confession leads to a body, Murdoch suspects the true killer is still out there.
Murdoch finds himself drawn to the widowed mother of a boy who has gone missing, but the case starts to take a strange turn involving spies, midgets and a robotic super weapon.
Dr. Ogden’s life is threatened by a group of deeply troubled and violent inmates at the asylum, including Eva Pearce, Mrs. Lynd and Rose Maxwell.
Detective Murdoch races to clear his colleague's name and save him from hanging, but ends up stepping into the real killer's trap.
While honeymooning in New York, Murdoch and Ogden learn of a threat to President Theodore Roosevelt's life, while back in Toronto, Brackenreid and Dr. Grace investigate a murder committed by motorcar.
With Detective Murdoch and Dr. Ogden away looking for James Gillies, Constable Crabtree is tasked with investigating the poisoning death of a visiting Chinese official.
The release of Constable George Crabtree's adventure novel, The Curse of the Pharaohs, coincides with the exhibition of a recently discovered mummy's tomb. Whilst attending the event Murdoch enjoys meeting Dr Iris Bajjali, an archaeologist. However, when the sarcophagus is opened for the audience, a cobra strikes and someone is killed. Murdoch immediately shuts down the exhibition, taking the casket as evidence. Crabtree, as usual, has many extremely unusual ideas regarding mummies curses, but both Murdoch and Brackenreid suspect a less supernatural sequence of events. As more people die, however, it begins to seem as if Crabtree might be right...moreless
Following the poisoning of a young opera singer during the rehearsals for La Bohéme, Murdoch suspects the intended victim was the diva who stormed off stage moments before the incident occurred. Dr Grace's autopsy shows supporting evidence for this theory. As a serious opera fan, Brackenreid involves himself heavily in the investigation and the flirtatious soprano's apparent interest on him inflames the jealousy of his wife. Things quickly become as dramatic as an opera as the investigation takes it's course.moreless
Detective Murdoch and his methods are compromised when one of his colleagues is implicated in a suspicious murder.
Murdoch works with legendary lawman Bat Masterson to hunt down Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. Murdoch wants to marry in the church but that conflicts with Julia's values.
During a bicycle race, one of its racer dies, leaving Murdoch to believe he was killed by a mysterious stimulant.
Crabtree insists that a string of robberies is caused by a species of mole people.
Julia and Emily attend a bachelorette party on a secluded island; Murdoch gets involved in a high-stakes curling match.
Murdoch and Crabtree learn that a peculiar temple may hold ancient treasure and perhaps deadly consequences for those who dare to hunt for it.
Along with Brackenreid’s nephew, Charlie, Murdoch and the team discover a murdered woman who may be connected to a gang of female jewel thieves.
The investigation into the murder of a lawyer is complicated by a group of Murdoch admirers, while the lack of progress for the suffragette movement leads a frustrated Ogden to contemplate running for political office.
When a hockey player dies after a fistfight with a teammate, it appears to be a tragic accident. As Murdoch digs deeper, he reveals simmering tensions among the players and team owners that could alter forever the future of the sport.
A ship magnate's daughter disappears in the Season 7 premiere.
Murdoch gets drawn into the movie making world, which involves inventor, James Pendrick and has Thomas Edison as a suspect.
NEXT EPISODE AIRS 10/12/2015 AT 8PM ON CBC