Agatha Christie's marvelously mustachioed Belgian detective returns in the second series of the hit PBS mystery. Played to perfection by David Suchet, Hercule Poirot uses his formidable "little grey cells" to outwit criminals and fellow sleuths alike. These remastered adaptations bring the splendor of Art Deco-era Europe to brilliant life. Also starring the genial Hugh Fraser (Sharpe) as Captain Hastings and Philip Jackson (Robin Hood) as Chief Inspector Japp. 9 episodes, approx. 503 min. on 3 DVD or Blu-ray discs.
Peril at End House
Poirot fears for the safety of a young female friend.
The Veiled Lady
The detective takes a risk by helping a mysterious woman.
The Lost Mine
Poirot looks into the disappearance of a valuable map.
The Cornish Mystery
An apprehensive wife asks Poirot to investigate her husband.
The Disappearance of Mr. Davenheim
A wealthy banker suddenly goes missing.
Poirot makes a shocking announcement about his career.
The Adventure of the Cheap Flat
Poirot harbors suspicions about a bargain piece of real estate.
The Kidnapped Prime Minister
Poirot is charged with solving a high-profile case.
The Adventure of the Western Star
A jewel thief is no match for Poirot's sleight of hand.
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 503 minutes
Format: Full screen
Number of Discs: 3
Color or B&W: Color
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
"David Suchet is perfect as Hercule Poirot."--Courier Publications
"Highly recommended"--DVD Talk
"The stories, settings and acting are all superb!"--Anglo Addict blog
"Great acting, amazing fashions, and superb production"--The Green Man Review
"Superb introduction to Christie's brilliantly crafted mysteries"--Midwest Book Review
BAFTA TV Award Winner for Best Costume Design (1990)
BAFTA TV Award Winner for Best Graphics (1990)
BAFTA TV Award Winner for Best Make Up (1990)
BAFTA TV Award Winner for Best Original Television Music (1990)
BAFTA TV Award Nomination for Best Costume Design (two nominations, 1992)
BAFTA TV Award Nomination for Best Drama Series (1992)
BAFTA TV Award Nomination for Best Make Up (1992)
BAFTA TV Award Nomination for Best Actor (David Suchet, 1991)
BAFTA TV Award Nomination for Best Costume Design (1991)
BAFTA TV Award Nomination for Best Drama Series/Serial (1991)
BAFTA TV Award Nomination for Best Film Sound (1991)
BAFTA TV Award Nomination for Best Costume Design (1990)
BAFTA TV Award Nomination for Best Design (1990)
Royal Television Society Award Nomination (UK) for Best Tape of Film Editing - Drama (1991)