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|Genre/Form:||Detective and mystery films
|Named Person:||Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character); Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character)|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Brian Eastman; Michael Baker; Clive Exton; David Reid; Renny Rye; Edward Bennett; David Suchet; Hugh Fraser; Philip Jackson; Pauline Moran; Peter Jessop; Ivan Strasburg; John Demetri; Peter Wenham; Roger Wilson; Derek Bain; Christopher Gunning; Linda Mattock; Sue Thompson; Mike Oxley; Rob Harris; Agatha Christie; Picture Partnership Productions (Firm); Acorn Media (Firm)
|Notes:||Originally produced as television motion pictures.
Based on the novels of Agatha Christie.
|Credits:||Directors of photography, Peter Jessop, Ivan Strasburg ; art directors, John Demetri, Peter Wenham ; editors, Roger Wilson, Derek Bain ; music, Christopher Gunning ; costume designers, Linda Mattock, Sue Thompson ; production designers, Mike Oxley, Rob Harris.|
|Cast:||David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran.|
|Target Audience:||MPAA rating: Not rated.|
|Description:||3 videocassettes (146 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.|
|Contents:||The king of clubs / The dream / The incredible theft.|
|Other Titles:||Poirot :|
|Responsibility:||developed for television by Picture Partnership Productions ; producer, Brian Eastman ; dramatization, Michael Baker (The king of clubs), Clive Exton (The dream ; The incredible theft), David Reid (The incredible theft) ; director, Renny Rye, Edward Bennett.|
The dream (49 min.): Poirot is asked to consult with a rich miser about a recurring suicidal dream and then investigates when the dream apparently comes true.
The incredible theft (50 min.): Poirot is invited to a country house where highly secret plans for a new British combat aircraft are being discussed. When a key design sheet goes missing Poirot gives his help before harm is done.