Prime Suspect 2 starts with the unexpected discovery of a corpse in a street that forms part of a largely Afro-Caribbean neighborhood in London. The investigation into the corpse’s identity, and how it came to lie in its burial place, is long and complex.
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Some genuinely chilling twists (the familial relationship a certain pair shares is horrifying). The ending feels surreal, with its bleached landscape. The racial tension within the force and the community is vividly brought to life.