Made for British television, these splendid adaptations of the Queen of Crime's best works feature stellar casts and lavish period detail. Volume Two gathers three Poirot mysteries, all starring David Suchet. Includes The Witness for the Prosecution
(Kim Cattrall, Toby Jones), Three Act Tragedy
(Martin Shaw), and Hallowe'en Party
(Zoë Wanamaker, Timothy West). Over 5 hours on 2 DVDs, SDH.
The Witness for the Prosecution
When an heiress (Kim Cattrall, Sex and the City) is brutally murdered, all the evidence points to her young lover (Billy Howle, On Chesil Beach). But he insists to his solicitor (Toby Jones, Detectorists) that his wife (Andrea Riseborough, Bloodline) can prove his innocence.
Three Act Tragedy
After guests at successive dinner parties mysteriously drop dead, Poirot (David Suchet) teams up with an old friend to find the killer. Also starring Martin Shaw (George Gently).
Crime novelist Ariadne Oliver (Zoë Wanamaker, Harry Potter Films) calls Poirot (David Suchet) to investigate the macabre murder of a young girl at a children's costume party. Also starring Timothy West (Bleak House).
• Interviews (46 min.)
• Featurettes on the story (24 min.)
• Fashion (11 min.) for The Witness for the Prosecution
Run Time: 5 hours (plus bonus)
Number of discs: 2
Foreign Language Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Audio Format: 5.1 Dolby Digital
Disclaimer: Contains coarse language, nudity, and sexual situations