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Mystery!; Poirot, Series III: The Kidnapped Prime Minister

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Poirot, Series III: The Kidnapped Prime Minister
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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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The Prime Minister's speech at the Disarmament Conference is eagerly anticipated. But when Poirot is urgently summoned to the Foreign Office, he discovers that the political stability of his adoptive country is at stake.



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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Poirot, Series III: The Kidnapped Prime Minister,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 18, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_43E0B5A264A142F0B881CDE4666B602C.
MLA: “Mystery!; Poirot, Series III: The Kidnapped Prime Minister.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 18, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_43E0B5A264A142F0B881CDE4666B602C>.
APA: Mystery!; Poirot, Series III: The Kidnapped Prime Minister. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_43E0B5A264A142F0B881CDE4666B602C
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