After it was over, i just sat there dumbfounded. Worth seeing but there are better and more inspired stories out there. On Disc at Amazon. Captain Hastings Pauline Moran Share this Rating Title: Search for ” Dead Man’s Mirror ” on Amazon.

Sir Reuben Jonny Phillips So when he turns up dead, no one seems overly upset. Retrieved from ” https: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Many interesting developments were discussed, in particular Sir Reuben Astwell’s new Astoprene compound. The ABC Murders

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Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! You must be a registered user to use the IMDb underdogg plugin. Astwell Chemicals has just developed a synthetic substitute for rubber, an incredibly useful innovation and surely something that will be useful if Britain goes to war with Germany. Poirot has little difficulty figuring out what happened, although when he collects the suspects and explains everything, much of it was news to me.

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The Umderdog 24 Jan 7. Vanda’s prophecy has come true and her husband has been murdered. There is a surfeit of suspects. A number of Hercule Poirot short stories were expanded into other stories or novels and have not been filmed in their original form. This what you came for, Poirot?

Astwell doesn’t care for he bought the bronzes at a good price and wants to sell them at a big profit telling Poirot that the new owner”can melt them down for scrap. Some good twists, turns and red herrings. And yes, when we see the curtain, there’s definitely someone behind it. The Labours of Hercules.


England is in danger of becoming isolated, you know. Yes, it is, Hastings; I thought for the vestibule, you know, by the door.

However, Sir Reuben, despite seeing the possibility of a war with Germany, makes a deal with to sell the formula to a German company.

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I suppose holding back clues is no worse than industrial espionage. Hnderdog this review helpful to you? Use the HTML below. Captain Hastings Philip Jackson Poirot and Hastings are invited to dinner by one Mr. Sweeping curves with retaining walls.

So will the Oscars still rock you? Overall, a great episode. Dead Man’s Mirror 28 Feb 7. All in all, well made, entertaining and well acted. Charles as Jonathan Phillips Bill Wallis The underdo night after the dinner, Astwell is murdered in his study. Worth seeing but there are better and more inspired stories out there. Full Cast and Crew. This is a production in which Chief Inspector Japp is not present. It’s motive and nothing more.

But the novel or play had not any adaptation in this TV series. Hercule Poirot Lists of British crime television series episodes. Edit Cast Episode complete credited cast: Bill Craig dramatized by. John Cording as Div.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Many interesting developments were discussed, in particular Sir Reuben Astwell’s new Astoprene compound. Like I said, way too many plot holes for me. Lady Astwell Adie Allen There are a good few suspects, Astwell is such an unpleasant chap, you really believe that they’d all gladly see him out undersog the way, Dennis Lill so often cast cqst the good guy did a great job in making Sir Reuben so loathsome.


Hugo is engaged to Susan and Ruth has already married Lake in secret.

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He is hated by his nephew, his wife, his employees, his brother, his female assistant, and Poirot himself after he meets the man. There is hardly a right angle in sight. Poirot is outbid ccast an auction for an antique mirror by the dislikeable Gervais Chevenix, who requests Poirot’s attendance at his country home as he believes he is being defrauded by a business associate, John Lake.

That night he is found fast, murdered. Subsequent showings and DVD releases present it as a single feature-length episode. Or, how does Poirot know that Charles didn’t kill his uncle while quarreling with him? Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. Poirot begins his investigation. Because he said he didn’t?