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Mystery!; Poirot, Series VI: The Underdog

Poirot Series VI The Underdog

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Poirot, Series VI: The Underdog
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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

Sir Ruben Astwell is making money selling synthetic rubber to the Germans. When he is found murdered, Poirot must decide if the motive is political or commercial.

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Broadcast program

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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Poirot, Series VI: The Underdog,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 27, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FCF46FA7DCD2401DBF243E02DD1F862F.
MLA: “Mystery!; Poirot, Series VI: The Underdog.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 27, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FCF46FA7DCD2401DBF243E02DD1F862F>.
APA: Mystery!; Poirot, Series VI: The Underdog. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FCF46FA7DCD2401DBF243E02DD1F862F
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