Synopses & Reviews
A BBC dramatization of the Agatha Christie mystery
Celebrated crime novelist Ariadne Oliver contacts her old friend Hercule Poirot with an intriguing case. Together they set about unravelling the mystery of a tragedy from the distant past, provoked in equal measure by hate and love. John Moffatt stars as Hercule Poirot, with Julia McKenzie starring as Ariadne Oliverwhom Agatha Christie based on herself.
About the Author
Agatha Christie was born in Torquay in 1890 and became the best selling novelist in history. She wrote 79 crime mysteries and collections, and saw her work translated into more languages than Shakespeare.