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Life on Mars

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 3 months

Drama series about Sam Tyler, a Manchester detective who suffers a near-fatal car crash and wakes up in what seems to be 1973. Sam's faith in the criminal justice system brings him head to head with Gene Hunt. Sam decides to embrace his new world but discovers that Gene is planning to plant evidence to secure the conviction of Kim Trent, an elusive criminal. Sam releases Trent, but when a young woman gets caught in the crossfire as a result Sam is forced to question his methods. Show less

Contributors

Sam Tyler:
John Simm
Annie Cartwright:
Liz White
Ray Carling:
Dean Andrews
Chris Skelton:
Marshall Lancaster
Kim Trent:
Andrew Tiernan
Producer:
Claire Parker

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