Classic Christie

Agatha Christie’s mysteries have been adapted for the screen since 1928 - just eight years after her first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, was published in 1920. Almost ten years later came the first TV adaptation, based on Agatha Christie’s stage play Spider’s Web. Since then her thrilling stories have been entertaining audiences on the big and small screen around the world, perhaps most memorably for the popular television series starring David Suchet, Agatha Christie’s Poirot and the classic Marple hit films with Joan Hickson, released between 1974-1982.

Agatha Christie’s Poirot

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Agatha Christie’s Poirot

Agatha Christie’s Poirot debuted on ITV in the UK in 1989 and ran for almost 25 years, beaming into millions of homes in 200 countries.

Miss Marple

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Miss Marple

The BBC adapted all 12 Miss Marple novels, with Joan Hickson in the lead role between 1984 and 1992.

Agatha Christie's Marple

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Agatha Christie's Marple

A new series of dramas based on the stories of Miss Marple debuted on ITV in the UK in 2004 until 2013.

Murder on the Orient Express - 1974

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Murder on the Orient Express - 1974

Discover the popular 1974 adaptation of Agatha Christie's bestselling novel, which stars Albert Finney as Hercule Poirot.

Death on the Nile - 1978

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Death on the Nile - 1978

Discover Peter Ustinov's first appearance as Hercule Poirot in Christie classic, Death on the Nile.

The Mirror Crack'd - 1980

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The Mirror Crack'd - 1980

Angela Lansbury takes on the role of Miss Marple.

Evil Under the Sun - 1982

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Evil Under the Sun - 1982

Peter Ustinov stars as Hercule Poirot in this vintage classic adaptation of Evil Under the Sun.

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