Old Blood

Little Demon & The Bloody Trunk I

July 24, 2023 Old Blood Season 3 Episode 42
Old Blood
Little Demon & The Bloody Trunk I
Show Notes

Mysteries collide in 1889 France, as a bailiff goes missing and a bloody trunk is discovered in the countryside. Can Paris’s best detectives solve the case?


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Music: Credits to David Fesilyan and Luke Holizna

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