Agatha Christie's Poirot
From England to the Mediterranean, Poirot pits his wits against killers and kidnappers, murderers and plotters, and thieves and traitors in a compelling compendium of crime. Starring David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson and Pauline Moran, the series challenges the "little grey cells" of mystery lovers everywhere as they follow once again the adventures of one of television's most beloved sleuths.
Agatha Christie's Poirot Previous Broadcasts
Murder in the Mews (Episode #102)
KQED Plus: Mon, Apr 29, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
Chief Inspector Japp (Philip Jackson) turns to Poirot for assistance with his investigation into the apparent suicide of a beautiful young woman. The gun was found in her left hand, but the deceased is generally believed to have been right-handed. Was she in fact murdered by a sinister blackmailer? To the despair of keen golfer Hastings (Hugh Fraser), complete novice Poirot insists they play a round together. But Poirot has an ulterior motive- he is watching someone on the golf course.
- KQED Plus: Tue, Apr 30, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
The Adventure of the Clapham Cook (Episode #101)
KQED Plus: Mon, Apr 22, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
Poirot is unenthusiastic when a Mrs. Todd asks him to find her a cook. He is positively insulted when she proceeds to dismiss him from the case with a one guinea fee for his services. There's no mystery too small for Hercule Poirot, and once he agrees to take on a case he sees it through to a conclusion. Poirot has also realized that there is a great deal more to the cook's disappearance than meets the eye.
- KQED Plus: Tue, Apr 23, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
One, Two, Buckle My Shoe (Episode #403)
KQED Plus: Mon, Apr 15, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
Hercule Poirot disliked his dentist. But one of his patients liked Mr. Morley even less - and shot him a few moments after Poirot had left his surgery. Was it the unpleasant Greek? The wild young American who looked like a murderer? The rich banker? Or the former actress with the buckle on her shoe?
- KQED Plus: Tue, Apr 16, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
Death in the Clouds (Episode #402)
KQED Plus: Mon, Apr 8, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
A particularly ingenious murder is committed on the noon flight from Paris to London. Poirot is on board - but unfortunately he's asleep when the killing takes place. It becomes a matter of pride for him to track down the murderer. Returning to Paris, he discovers his chief suspect is a mysterious American - all the more mysterious because there wasn't an American on board.
- KQED Plus: Sun, Apr 14, 2013 -- 3:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Tue, Apr 9, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
The ABC Murders (Episode #401)
KQED Plus: Mon, Apr 1, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
"A" is for Andover, the town where Mrs. Ascher is found battered to death. "B" is for Bexhill, where Betty Barnard is strangled. "C" is for Churston, the tiny Devonshire village where Sir Carmichael Clarke is murdered. Beside each body lies a copy of the ABC Railway Guide - open at the relevant page. The police are baffled. But the murderer has already made a grave mistake. He has challenged Hercule Poirot to unmask him.
- KQED Plus: Sun, Apr 7, 2013 -- 3:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Tue, Apr 2, 2013 -- 2:00 AM