The Mysterious Affair at Styles (1990)

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  • Agatha Christie's Poirot 100th Anniversary Special Alternative


Detective drama. 2nd Series. 10 of 10: Set in a stately home in the war-torn England of 1917, Hastings, recovering from his war injuries, accepts an invitation to visit his old friends the Cavendish family, including, much to his surprise, his old acquaintance from the Belgian police, celebrated detective Poirot. On arrival, there appears to be a great deal of tension. Emily Inglethorp has taken control of the family fortune after her husband's death, much to the dismay of her spendthrift sons. However, it's not long before Poirot is launched into his first investigation after Mrs Inglethorp dies of strychnine poisoning and her sons become the key suspects.

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