A Touch of Frost (1992–2010)
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Unknown Soldiers 

DC Frost has to deal with discovering the source of a handgun owned by a teenager, the culprits involved in an armored car heist, and a fatal accident on an army base.

Director:

Adrian Shergold

Writers:

R.D. Wingfield (characters), Michael Russell (screenplay)
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
David Jason ... D.I. Frost
Bruce Alexander ... Supt. Mullett
John Lyons ... D.S. Toolan
Nicholas Jones ... Major Harvey
Ralph Brown ... Captain Carlisle
Saira Todd Saira Todd ... Sgt. Donovan
Cherith Mellor Cherith Mellor ... Mrs. Meredith
Ian Flintoff Ian Flintoff ... Mr. Meredith
Sam Kelly ... Scully
Will Knightley Will Knightley ... Barry Hockey
David Bradley ... Les James
Matthew Scurfield ... Dave Chaplin
Eileen O'Brien Eileen O'Brien ... Mrs. Hockey
Diana Davies Diana Davies ... Mrs. James
Daniel Newman Daniel Newman ... Steve Marson
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Storyline

DI Jack Frost is now living above an Indian curry restaurant and his day is off to an inauspicious start when he is held by a gun-toting teenager suspected of dealing in drugs. The police are concerned that there may be others guns being sold on the street. He also has to deal with another armed robbery of a security van and the death of a part-time soldier on maneuvers who was shot when everyone was supposed to be using blanks. Frost suspects the van robberies are an inside job. It's determined that the soldier could not have been shot with a military weapon and the police find an identical pistol to that used by the gun-toting teenager. Frost soon determines the motive and the identity of the killer. Written by garykmcd

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Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-14
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 January 1996 (UK) See more »

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(DVD)

Color:

Color
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Quotes

Barry Hockey: [Ironically] Honesty is a hard habit to break.
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References Bloodsport (1988) See more »

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13 December 2006 | by jamiecostelo58See all my reviews

Guns, guns and more guns dominate the three cases Jack Frost has to try and solve, involving a hostage situation, armed robbery and an unexpected death....

The daunting aspects of army life are rife and brings some insight into the proceedings, and may even be educational to those who want to join the army.

As viewers will see, this episode comes to a satisfactory conclusion, where blackmail and downright greed dominate the proceedings, but this is not the best episode of A Touch of Frost.

Unknown Soldiers is not as hugely enjoyable as other episodes and in my mind is probably the weakest edition in Series 4. It is watchable certainly, but it's not a favourite of mine as such.


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