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The Resource Agatha Christie's Poirot : the movie collection, a Carnaval Films production in association with LWTP, an LWT programme for ITV ; producer, Brian Eastman ; dramatized by William Humble, Clive Exton ; directors, Andrew Grieve, Stephen Whittaker, Ross Devenish, Renny Rye, (videorecording)

Agatha Christie's Poirot : the movie collection, a Carnaval Films production in association with LWTP, an LWT programme for ITV ; producer, Brian Eastman ; dramatized by William Humble, Clive Exton ; directors, Andrew Grieve, Stephen Whittaker, Ross Devenish, Renny Rye, (videorecording)

Label
Agatha Christie's Poirot : the movie collection
Title
Agatha Christie's Poirot
Title remainder
the movie collection
Statement of responsibility
a Carnaval Films production in association with LWTP, an LWT programme for ITV ; producer, Brian Eastman ; dramatized by William Humble, Clive Exton ; directors, Andrew Grieve, Stephen Whittaker, Ross Devenish, Renny Rye
Title variation
Poirot
Title variation remainder
the movie collection
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Belgium sleuth Hercule Poirot untangles a baffling mystery of a murderer who announces his next victims through a series of letters each addressed to the detective himself
  • After a stay at the Ritz in Paris, Poirot is flying home to London when a fellow passenger succumbs mysteriously. A ruthless blackmailer is killed on board a plane full of likely suspects. Unfortunately for the culprit, Belgium sleuth Hercule Poirot is also on board
  • While recovering from a war wound, Hastings meets Poirot and solve the murder at the Styles
  • Poirot must solve the murder of his dentist where a broken shoe buckle becomes the key to solving the crime
  • While staying at End House in Cornwall, Poirot must solve the mysterious attempts to kill Nick Buckley
Related
Cataloging source
LKR
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-2003
  • 1948-
  • 1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eastman, Brian
  • Humble, William
  • Exton, Clive
  • Whittaker, Stephen
  • Devenish, Ross
  • Grieve, Andrew
  • Rye, Renny
  • Suchet, David
  • Fraser, Hugh
  • Jackson, Philip
  • Moran, Pauline
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Carnaval Films (Firm)
  • LWTP (Firm)
  • London Weekend Television (Firm)
  • ITV (Firm)
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
Runtime
515
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings
  • Detective and mystery films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Agatha Christie's Poirot : the movie collection, a Carnaval Films production in association with LWTP, an LWT programme for ITV ; producer, Brian Eastman ; dramatized by William Humble, Clive Exton ; directors, Andrew Grieve, Stephen Whittaker, Ross Devenish, Renny Rye, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as television movies in 1990 and 1992
  • Based on the novels by Agatha Christie
  • Includes The Poirot casebook : a celebration of the classic TV mystery
  • Special features: interactive menus; scene index; biographies of Agatha Christie and David Suchet; Poirot trivia; cast filmographies; Agatha Christie materials
Accompanying material
1 booklet (53 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
ABC murders (1992) -- Death in the clouds (1992) -- Mysterious affair at Styles (1990) -- One, two, buckle my shoe (1992) -- Peril at End House (1990)
Control code
ocm51161471
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (103 min. each)
Isbn
9781569384527
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51161471
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Agatha Christie's Poirot : the movie collection, a Carnaval Films production in association with LWTP, an LWT programme for ITV ; producer, Brian Eastman ; dramatized by William Humble, Clive Exton ; directors, Andrew Grieve, Stephen Whittaker, Ross Devenish, Renny Rye, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as television movies in 1990 and 1992
  • Based on the novels by Agatha Christie
  • Includes The Poirot casebook : a celebration of the classic TV mystery
  • Special features: interactive menus; scene index; biographies of Agatha Christie and David Suchet; Poirot trivia; cast filmographies; Agatha Christie materials
Accompanying material
1 booklet (53 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
ABC murders (1992) -- Death in the clouds (1992) -- Mysterious affair at Styles (1990) -- One, two, buckle my shoe (1992) -- Peril at End House (1990)
Control code
ocm51161471
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (103 min. each)
Isbn
9781569384527
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51161471
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
laserdisc

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