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A murder is announced

Author: Joan HicksonAlan PlaterGuy SlaterDavid GilesAgatha ChristieAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : BBC Worldwide Americas : BBC Video ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2002?]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Videocassette : U-matic : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When an intriguing ad in the Chipping Cleghorn paper invites the villagers to witness a murder one evening at Miss Blacklock's home, everyone turns out in force expecting a new kind of party game. At the appointed hour the lights go out, three shots are heard, and a body slumps to the floor. It is no longer a game"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Named Person: Agatha Christie; Agatha Christie
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Hickson; Alan Plater; Guy Slater; David Giles; Agatha Christie; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Arts and Entertainment Network.; Seven Network Australia.; BBC Video (Firm); BBC Worldwide Americas.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790770296 9780790770291
OCLC Number: 50760069
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally seen on BBC Television in 1984.
Based on a story by Agatha Christie.
"Disc 2"--Disc label.
Credits: Photography, Peter Hall ; film editor, Jerry Leon ; music composed by Ken Howard and Alan Blaikley.
Cast: Joan Hickson, Ursula Howells, Renee Asherson, John Castle.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (159 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Agatha Christie's Miss Marple
Responsibility: a BBC-TV production ; in association with the Arts and Entertainment Network, U.S.A. and the Seven Network, Australia ; dramatised by Alan Plater ; produced by Guy Slater ; directed by David Giles.

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"When an intriguing ad in the Chipping Cleghorn paper invites the villagers to witness a murder one evening at Miss Blacklock's home, everyone turns out in force expecting a new kind of party game. At the appointed hour the lights go out, three shots are heard, and a body slumps to the floor. It is no longer a game"--Container.

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