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Mystery!; Poirot, Series V: Dead Man's Mirror

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Poirot, Series V: Dead Man's Mirror
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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

Poirot is keen on an art deco mirror, but is outbid at an auction by shrewd art dealer Gervase Chevenix, who asks Poirot to find out if he is being defrauded by architect John Lake. Vanda, Gervase's wife, announces that her spiritual guide Saphra has warned her of an imminent death.



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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Poirot, Series V: Dead Man's Mirror,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 19, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D83533AC525648448153C05201A9273C.
MLA: “Mystery!; Poirot, Series V: Dead Man's Mirror.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 19, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D83533AC525648448153C05201A9273C>.
APA: Mystery!; Poirot, Series V: Dead Man's Mirror. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D83533AC525648448153C05201A9273C
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