A newlywed couple arrives at a remote country hotel for their honeymoon, only to find the hotel is home to an annual undertaker's convention. When the head of the Funeral Association dies, the couple find themselves in the middle of a murder mystery.
Agatha Christie's beloved Belgian detective returns in these four feature-length mysteries from the hit series. Set amid the unparalleled elegance of the Art Deco era, these beautifully remastered adaptations star David Suchet as the peerless Hercule Poirot. With a little help from his friends, Captain Hastings, Chief Inspector Japp, and Miss Lemon, Poirot unravels the most tangled cases with flair and finesse.
Set in a richly exaggerated 17th-century England, Peter Greenaway’s sumptuous and sensuously charged brainteaser catapulted him to the forefront of international art cinema. Adorned with intricate wordplay, extravagant costumes and opulent photography, Greenaway’s first narrative feature weaves a labyrinthine mystery. An aristocratic wife commissions a young, cocksure draughtsman to sketch her husband’s property while he is away—in exchange...
Series include: The Mysterious Affair at Styles; How Does Your Garden Grow?; The Million Dollar Bond Robbery; The Plymouth Express; Wasps' Nest; The Tragedy at Marsdon Manor; The Double Clue; The Mystery of the Spanish Chest; The Theft of the Royal Ruby; The Affair at the Victory Ball; and The Mystery of Hunter's Lodge.
Agatha Christie's famous detective investigates a murder on a wealthy man's estate during the holiday season, a series of thefts at a hostel, a case of abduction and murder in France, and a murder that can only be solved by communicating with a single, silent witness. Episodes include: Hercule Poirot's Christmas, Hickory Dickory Dock, Murder on the Links, and Dumb Witness.
...viewing at its very best for all mystery conoisseurs.--Library Journal