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The Resource Agatha Christie Poirot, Set 5, The movie collection, produced by Karen Thrussell ; a co-production of ITA Studios Limited and WGBH Boston in association with Agatha Christie Ltd. ; directed by Ashley Pearce, Philip Martin, and Dan Reed ; screenplays by Stewart Harcourt, Peter Flannery, and Guy Andrews, (videorecording)

Agatha Christie Poirot, Set 5, The movie collection, produced by Karen Thrussell ; a co-production of ITA Studios Limited and WGBH Boston in association with Agatha Christie Ltd. ; directed by Ashley Pearce, Philip Martin, and Dan Reed ; screenplays by Stewart Harcourt, Peter Flannery, and Guy Andrews, (videorecording)

Label
Agatha Christie Poirot, Set 5, The movie collection
Title
Agatha Christie Poirot
Title number
Set 5
Title part
The movie collection
Statement of responsibility
produced by Karen Thrussell ; a co-production of ITA Studios Limited and WGBH Boston in association with Agatha Christie Ltd. ; directed by Ashley Pearce, Philip Martin, and Dan Reed ; screenplays by Stewart Harcourt, Peter Flannery, and Guy Andrews
Title variation
  • Poirot
  • Agatha Christie's Poirot
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Appointment with death. Poirot is visiting an archaeological dig in the Syrian Desert when the wife of Lord Boynton is murdered. Poirot carefully sorts through the woman's many enemies to unearth the truth about her death
  • Murder on the Orient Express. Onboard the Orient Express, an unsavory traveler requests Poirot's protection; after the man is stabbed to death, Poirot searches for the killer on the now snowbound train
  • Third girl. Poirot collaborates with crime novelist Ariadne Oliver to help a young heiress who thinks she may have committed a murder. When the woman's childhood nanny is found dead, Poirot believes he has the victim--but he still has a long list of suspects
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
OCO
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Agatha Christie's Poirot (Television program)
  • Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
PG
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Dialog in English; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
David Suchet, Eileen Atkins, Hugh Bonneville, Barbara Hershey, Zoe Wanamaker, and Tim Curry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1890-1976
  • 1948-
  • 1938-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Atkins, Eileen
  • Bonneville, Hugh
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Curry, Tim
  • Hershey, Barbara
  • Martin, Philip
  • Pearce, Ashley
  • Reed, Dan
  • Suchet, David
  • Thrussell, Karen
  • Wanamaker, Zoë
Runtime
275
Series statement
  • Poirot
  • Masterpiece mystery!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery television programs
  • Detectives
  • Murder
  • Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Agatha Christie Poirot, Set 5, The movie collection, produced by Karen Thrussell ; a co-production of ITA Studios Limited and WGBH Boston in association with Agatha Christie Ltd. ; directed by Ashley Pearce, Philip Martin, and Dan Reed ; screenplays by Stewart Harcourt, Peter Flannery, and Guy Andrews, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novels by Agatha Christie
  • Murder on the Orient Express first aired 7/11/2010; Third girl first aired 9/15/2008; Appointment with death first aired 12/15/2009
  • Special features include David Suchet on the Orient Express; 120 years with Agatha Christie; list of Poirot books; David Suchet and Tim Curry notes; cast filmographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Disc 1. Murder on the Orient Express
  • Disc 2. Third girl
  • Disc 3. Appointment with death
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 275 min.)
Isbn
9781598284171
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961841790
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8417
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbs00086857
  • 659644
System details
DVD, region 1; widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Agatha Christie Poirot, Set 5, The movie collection, produced by Karen Thrussell ; a co-production of ITA Studios Limited and WGBH Boston in association with Agatha Christie Ltd. ; directed by Ashley Pearce, Philip Martin, and Dan Reed ; screenplays by Stewart Harcourt, Peter Flannery, and Guy Andrews, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novels by Agatha Christie
  • Murder on the Orient Express first aired 7/11/2010; Third girl first aired 9/15/2008; Appointment with death first aired 12/15/2009
  • Special features include David Suchet on the Orient Express; 120 years with Agatha Christie; list of Poirot books; David Suchet and Tim Curry notes; cast filmographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Disc 1. Murder on the Orient Express
  • Disc 2. Third girl
  • Disc 3. Appointment with death
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 275 min.)
Isbn
9781598284171
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961841790
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8417
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbs00086857
  • 659644
System details
DVD, region 1; widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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