As originally produced by and aired on the BBC, the programNEW TRICKS offers a genial and witty take on standard detective formulas. Amanda Redman stars as Sandra Pullman, a British police superintendent heading up a group of aging, weather-beaten cops. Each man is wrestling with a grave personal crisis: Brian Lane struggles with alcoholism, Gerry Standing weathers an emotionally-strained relationship with his daughter,Jack Halford (James Bolam) can't seem to get over his wife's murder. Meanwhile, Sandra herself uncovers details about her family's complicated past. This box set features all eight installments from Series Five.