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Mystery!; Poirot, Series V: One, Two, Buckle My Shoe


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Poirot, Series V: One, Two, Buckle My Shoe
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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

Program Description

While leaving the dentist's office, Mabelle Sainsbury Seale bumps into an old acquaintance, the dashing Alistair Blunt. Soon after, Dr. Morley, who is also Poirot's dentist, is found dead on his surgery floor. Inspector Japp seems satisfied with a suicide theory, but Poirot thinks differently. In part two, a search begins for the murderer of Maybelle Sainsbury Seale, who was found in a flat rented by a mysterious Mrs. Chapman. While at Exsham Manor--the home of Alistair Blunt--a shot is fired in Poirot's direction.



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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Poirot, Series V: One, Two, Buckle My Shoe,” 10/01/1993, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 12, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B01279EA40B448D8AD54C8EA23141038.
MLA: “Mystery!; Poirot, Series V: One, Two, Buckle My Shoe.” 10/01/1993. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 12, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B01279EA40B448D8AD54C8EA23141038>.
APA: Mystery!; Poirot, Series V: One, Two, Buckle My Shoe. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B01279EA40B448D8AD54C8EA23141038
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