Agatha Christie

Episodes

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01Witness For The Prosecution20020107

Adapted by Bill Morrison.

Well-meaning but hopeless Leonard Vole finds himself accused of murder when a rich spinster whom he has befriended is found dead.

02Philomel Cottage20020114

Updated and dramatised by Mike Walker.

When Alex meets Terry she is swept off her feet.

He persuades her to leave her job and set up a business with him.

03The Gate Of Baghdad20020121

Adapted by Mike Stott.

A disparate group of adventurers sets out from Damascus to visit the Gate of Baghdad, once known as the Gate of Death.

04Swan Song20020128

A modernised dramatisation.

As if from nowhere, a soprano has emerged to become the Tosca of our day - but like Tosca she carries in her heart a terrible need for revenge.

05Magnolia Blossom20020204

Dramatised by Mike Walker.

A woman's adultery is exposed, but it pales beside the crimes and arrogance of men.

With Emilia Fox, Julian Rhind-tutt, Alex Jennings and Ewan Bailey

06The Hound Of Death20020211

Dramatised by Bill Morrison.

1920: an ambitious doctor and a pioneering psychologist try to restore the sanity of a nun apparently traumatised by what she witnessed during the war.