The impeccable Hercule Poirot is back on the case in these 11 mysteries from the hit series. David Suchet is "a near-perfect Poirot" (USA Today), portraying Agatha Christie's beloved Belgian with intelligence and bone-dry wit. These remastered adaptations are brimming with beguiling period detail from 1930s Europe. Also starring Hugh Fraser (Sharpe) as the affable Captain Hastings and Philip Jackson (Robin of Sherwood) as Chief Inspector Japp. 11 episodes, approx. 628 min. on 3 DVD or Blu-ray discs.
The Mysterious Affair at Styles
Poirot and Hastings tackle their first case together.
How Does Your Garden Grow?
Poirot cultivates leads in a murder case.
The Million Dollar Bond Robbery
The detective investigates an international banking caper.
The Plymouth Express
Poirot is called in when a case of romantic intrigue turns fatal.
Hastings's new photography hobby helps Poirot crack a case.
The Tragedy at Marsdon Manor
A writer calls Poirot for help untangling his own plot.
The Double Clue
The detective seems taken with an exiled countess while investigating a jewel heist.
The Mystery of the Spanish Chest
Poirot is a guest at a dinner party that turns deadly.
The Theft of the Royal Ruby
An Egyptian prince learns a difficult lesson about who to trust.
The Affair at the Victory Ball
A costume party becomes a crime scene when two revelers are murdered.
The Mystery of Hunter's Lodge
A wealthy landowner becomes the quarry during a hunting party.
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 606 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)