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Title:
A murder is announced
Author:
Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976. Murder is announced.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
[United States] : BBC Worldwide Americas : BBC Video ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2002?]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (159 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
"When an intriguing ad in the Chipping Cleghorn paper invites the villagers to witness a murder one evening at Miss Blacklock's home, everyone turns out in force expecting a new kind of party game. At the appointed hour the lights go out, three shots are heard, and a body slumps to the floor. It is no longer a game"--Container.
General Note:
Originally seen on BBC Television in 1984.

Based on a story by Agatha Christie.

"Disc 2"--Disc label.

For specific features see interactive menu.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
Not rated.
Added Uniform Title:
Miss Marple (Television program)
ISBN:
9780790770291
UPC:
794051168924
Format :
DVD

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Summary

Match wits with Agatha Christie's beloved sleuth in three of her most popular brainteasers, brought chillingly to life in these superb productions. Includes: The Body in the Library: A pleasant country morning is marred by the discovery of a corpse in the home of Col. and Mrs. Bantry. When suspicion falls on the colonel, Miss Marple sets out to prove his innocence. A Murder is Announced: Miss Marple's case begins as a party game murder. But when Rudi Scherz, a waiter at the local hotel, falls dead, everyone present quickly realizes this is no game. A Pocketful of Rye: London financier Rex Fortescue is poisoned. As the murders mount, the clues point to an old nursery rhyme and Miss Marple must rush in to save her protege Gladys.


Summary

The beloved dowager detective, Miss Marple, unravels three of Agatha Christie's most popular brainteasers. Set includes 'The Body in the Library,' 'A Murder is Announced,' and 'A Pocketful of Rye.'