Murder most foul

United Kingdom, 1964

Film
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Based upon the novel “Mrs. McGinty’s Dead” by Agatha Christie. Juror Miss Marple refuses to return a guilty verdict and initiates her own murder investigation backstage at a third-rate repertory company. A village baffler brimming with red herrings and tangled motives. Starring Margaret Rutherford and Ron Moody.

Credits

director

George Pollock

producer

Ben Arbeid

production company

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Language

English

Duration

01:27:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

38816

Audience classification

PG

Subject categories

Adaptations

Courtroom, Crime, Espionage & Thrillers

Courtroom, Crime, Espionage & Thrillers → Detective and mystery films

Courtroom, Crime, Espionage & Thrillers → Thrillers

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - Great Britain

Literature → English literature - Film and video adaptations

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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