Mystery!; Poirot, Series IV: The Affair at the Victory Ball
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- Poirot, Series IV: The Affair at the Victory Ball
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Premiered in 1980 -- offshoot of MASTERPIECE THEATRE. Showcase for the best of British drama in the mystery genre. Current producer, Rebecca Eaton. See individual episode titles for more information. Host: 1980: Gene Shalit; 1981-1989: Vincent Price; 1989-present: Diana Rigg Series release date: 1980
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HERCULE POIROT FINDS THE VICTORY BALL TO BE FAR FROM THE RELAXED EVENING'S ENTERTAINMENT HE WAS HOPING FOR. MRS. MALLABY, AN AMERICAN WIDOW, GOES IN SEARCH OF VISCOUNT CRONSHAW FOR A PROMISED DANCE, BUT FINDS HIM DEAD WITH A TABLE KNIFE THROUGH HIS HEART. POIROT SUGGESTS TO INSPECTOR JAPP THAT HE INTERVIEW ACTRESS COCO COURTNEY, BUT SHE IS NO WHERE TO BE FOUND. A POMPOM FROM SOMEONE'S COSTUME PROVES TO BE A VITAL CLUE.
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- Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
- Chicago: “Mystery!; Poirot, Series IV: The Affair at the Victory Ball,” 08/15/1992, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed February 26, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_09F47B792C7C4D3BB30BA6E47610221B.
- MLA: “Mystery!; Poirot, Series IV: The Affair at the Victory Ball.” 08/15/1992. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. February 26, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_09F47B792C7C4D3BB30BA6E47610221B>.
- APA: Mystery!; Poirot, Series IV: The Affair at the Victory Ball. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_09F47B792C7C4D3BB30BA6E47610221B