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The Resource The best of Agatha Christie, Volume four, written by Clive Exton, Nick Dear, Kevin Elyot, and Charlie Higson ; directed by Ross Devenish, Tom Vaughan, Tom Shankland, and Charles Palmer ; produced by Brian Eastman, David Boulter, Karen Thrussell, and Peter McAleese ; a production of ITV Studios Ltd and Masterpiece ; in association with Agatha Christie Limited

The best of Agatha Christie, Volume four, written by Clive Exton, Nick Dear, Kevin Elyot, and Charlie Higson ; directed by Ross Devenish, Tom Vaughan, Tom Shankland, and Charles Palmer ; produced by Brian Eastman, David Boulter, Karen Thrussell, and Peter McAleese ; a production of ITV Studios Ltd and Masterpiece ; in association with Agatha Christie Limited

Label
The best of Agatha Christie, Volume four
Title
The best of Agatha Christie
Title number
Volume four
Statement of responsibility
written by Clive Exton, Nick Dear, Kevin Elyot, and Charlie Higson ; directed by Ross Devenish, Tom Vaughan, Tom Shankland, and Charles Palmer ; produced by Brian Eastman, David Boulter, Karen Thrussell, and Peter McAleese ; a production of ITV Studios Ltd and Masterpiece ; in association with Agatha Christie Limited
Title variation
Best of Agatha Christie
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • The mysterious affair at Styles: Poirot and Hastings tackle their first case together when a wealthy old woman is poisoned
  • Dead man's folly: Fiction turns to fact when a girl is killed at a "murder hunt" devised by crime writer Ariadne Oliver, who calls upon Poirot to help
  • The mirror crack'd from side to side: Miss Marple ponders a cast of suspicious characters when a villager dies at a party hosted by a movie star
  • A Caribbean mystery: After the death of a fellow guest at a post hotel, Miss Marple unravels a web of dark magic and deceit
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Agatha Christie's Poirot
  • Agatha Christie's Poirot
  • Agatha Christie's Miss Marple (Television program : 2004-2013)
  • Agatha Christie's Miss Marple (Television program : 2004-2013)
Dewey number
791.45/75
Language note
English soundtrack with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1992.77.A1
LC item number
B47 2017 v.4
PerformerNote
David Suchet (Poirot films), Julia McKenzie (Miss Marple films)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1969-
  • 1890-1976
  • 1890-1976
  • 1890-1976
  • 1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dear, Nick
  • Elyot, Kevin
  • Higson, Charles
  • Eastman, Brian
  • Boulter, David
  • Thrussell, Karen
  • Mcaleese, Peter
  • Exton, Clive
  • Devenish, Ross
  • Vaughan, Tom
  • Shankland, Tom
  • Palmer, Charlie
  • Suchet, David
  • McKenzie, Julia
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Christie, Agatha
  • ITV Studios
  • Agatha Christie Ltd
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
Runtime
387
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • DVD videodisc
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Christie, Agatha
  • Poirot, Hercule
  • Marple, Jane
  • Murder
Technique
live action
Label
The best of Agatha Christie, Volume four, written by Clive Exton, Nick Dear, Kevin Elyot, and Charlie Higson ; directed by Ross Devenish, Tom Vaughan, Tom Shankland, and Charles Palmer ; produced by Brian Eastman, David Boulter, Karen Thrussell, and Peter McAleese ; a production of ITV Studios Ltd and Masterpiece ; in association with Agatha Christie Limited
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast as individual made-for-TV movies
  • Wide screen (16:9)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mysterious affair at Styles (1989) / director, Ross Devenish -- Dead man's folly (2013) / director, Tom Vaughan -- The mirror crack'd from side to side (2010) / director, Tom Shankland -- A Caribbean mystery (2013) / director, Charlie Palmer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (387 min.)
Isbn
9786317306479
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 054961265596
  • 00054961265596
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP2655
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • on1034805560
  • (OCoLC)1034805560
  • 986019
System details
DVD, region 1; wide screen; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The best of Agatha Christie, Volume four, written by Clive Exton, Nick Dear, Kevin Elyot, and Charlie Higson ; directed by Ross Devenish, Tom Vaughan, Tom Shankland, and Charles Palmer ; produced by Brian Eastman, David Boulter, Karen Thrussell, and Peter McAleese ; a production of ITV Studios Ltd and Masterpiece ; in association with Agatha Christie Limited
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally broadcast as individual made-for-TV movies
  • Wide screen (16:9)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mysterious affair at Styles (1989) / director, Ross Devenish -- Dead man's folly (2013) / director, Tom Vaughan -- The mirror crack'd from side to side (2010) / director, Tom Shankland -- A Caribbean mystery (2013) / director, Charlie Palmer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (387 min.)
Isbn
9786317306479
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 054961265596
  • 00054961265596
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP2655
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • on1034805560
  • (OCoLC)1034805560
  • 986019
System details
DVD, region 1; wide screen; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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