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"Agatha Christie's Poirot" Death on the Nile (2004)

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Writers:
Agatha Christie (novel)
Kevin Elyot (screenplay)
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Original Air Date:
12 April 2004 (Season 9, Episode 3)
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Plot:
A wealthy British heiress honeymooning on a Nile cruise ship is stalked by a former friend, whose boyfriend she had stolen before making him her new husband. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Cast

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Episode Crew
Directed by
Andy Wilson 
 
Writing credits
Agatha Christie (novel)

Kevin Elyot (screenplay)

Produced by
Michele Buck .... executive producer
Phil Clymer .... executive producer: Chorion plc
Delia Fine .... executive producer: for A&E Television Networks
Leila Kirkpatrick .... line producer
Margaret Mitchell .... producer
Emilio Nunez .... supervising producer: for A&E Television Networks
David Suchet .... associate producer
Damien Timmer .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Christopher Gunning 
 
Cinematography by
Martin Fuhrer (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
John Mayes 
 
Production Design by
Michael Pickwoad 
 
Art Direction by
Malcolm Stone 
 
Set Decoration by
Mark Rimmell 
 
Costume Design by
Sheena Napier 
 
Makeup Department
Carol Cooper .... makeup designer
Carli Mather .... makeup artist
Sian Turner .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Fiona McGuire .... executive in charge of production
Kate Stannard .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Giles Butler .... second assistant director
Robert Fabbri .... first assistant director
Jessica Hurles-Laws .... third assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Mike Fowlie .... prop master
Kenneth Hambling .... construction manager (as Ken Hambling)
Dougie Lankston .... dressing prop/storeman (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
John Downer .... supervising sound editor
Tony Jackson .... sound recordist
Billy Mahoney .... dubbing mixer
Sarah Morton .... dialogue editor (as Sarah Morten)
Mike Reardon .... sound maintenance
Charlotte Gray .... sound trainee (uncredited)
Mike Reardon .... boom operator (uncredited)
 
Visual Effects by
Alan Church .... visual effects supervision
Simon Giles .... visual effects producer
Simon Giles .... visual effects supervision
Simon Hutala .... visual effects post production (as Simon Huhtala)
Ben Stallard .... visual effects post production
Melissa Butler Adams .... digital compositor (uncredited)
Adam Gascoyne .... effects compositing supervisor (uncredited)
Simon Hughes .... digital compositor: CLEAR (uncredited)
David J. Zimmerman .... data operator: CLEAR (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Ray Donn .... stunt double: David Suchet (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Jim Boorer .... grip
Michael Green .... focus puller (as Mike Green)
Mike Miller .... second unit: camera operator
Phil Penfold .... best boy (as Philip Penfold)
Larry S. Prinz .... lighting gaffer (as Larry Prinz)
Xandy Sahla .... camera operator
 
Casting Department
William Davies .... casting assistant (as Will Davies)
Maureen Duff .... casting
Claire Saunders .... casting assistant
Gail Stevens .... casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Tamar Zaig .... assistant costume designer
Jason Gill .... costume assistant (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Anya Dillon .... assistant editor
Simon Giblin .... on-line editor (uncredited)
Judd Watts .... post-production facilities coordinator: Pepper (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Nuala Alen-Buckley .... production accountant
Diane Chittell .... production coordinator
Simon Hutala .... titles (as Simon Huhtala)
Simone Le Lievre .... publicist
Mariette Masters .... publicist
Gina Nocero .... senior publicist: A & E
Caroline O'Reilly .... script supervisor
Patrick Smith .... publicist
Ben Stallard .... titles
Karen Thrussell .... script editor
Peter Tullo .... location manager
Derek Wax .... script executive
Emily Chittell .... production assistant (uncredited)
Elton Farla .... unit medic (uncredited)
Phoebe Masters .... assistant coordinator (uncredited)
Maureen O'Farrell .... choreographer (uncredited)
Sami Rafe .... location manager: Egypt (uncredited)
Lawrence Stevens .... floor runner (uncredited)
 

Series Crew
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Sound Department
Lionel Strutt .... adr mixer
 
Other crew
Mark Albela .... location manager
Daren Thomas .... location runner
 
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Additional Details

Runtime:
Finland:98 min | USA:97 min (DVD) | UK:100 min (14 episodes)
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Certification:
Australia:M | Netherlands:6 | UK:12 (video rating) (2004)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Elliott Gould was asked to play Andrew Pennington.See more »
Quotes:
Ferguson:A spoiled brat, a domestic parasite, and a drunken old bat: who cares whether they're dead or not?
Cornelia Robson:You really are the rudest young man.
Ferguson:It's the future that matters, woman, not the past.
Cornelia Robson:Did you ever consider for one moment that someone out there might be grieving for that poor maid? Or how distraught Rosalie might be? And as for Linnet Doyle, well, she was just so beautiful.
Ferguson:[to Poirot, laughing] Do you know that Cornelia's father was practically ruined by Linnet's old man, and all she can say is how beautiful she was!
Cornelia Robson:I thought you said it was the future that mattered, not the past.
Ferguson:Touchee. Will you marry me?
Cornelia Robson:What?
Ferguson:It's against all my principles, I know, but I think you should, so how about it?
Cornelia Robson:It is a disgusting idea. You are opinionated, unreliable, and utterly, utterly irritating!
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8 out of 15 people found the following review useful.
Doesn't catch fire, 1 March 2005
Author: notmicro from Seattle

Its not terrible, but something's wrong with this ambitious production - probably more than one thing - but I can't put my finger on it. They seem to be trying for a number of things that never quite work. Its technically well-done, but seems peculiarly lifeless, and the perfectly competent actors come off in a rather cardboard way. I suspect that it was "filmed" using hi-def digital video, and there's something about this new process that's tricky to get right when the subject is a period-piece, or something moody, because you can get hyper-realism that works against the story. This needs a slightly dreamy, gauzy, stylized quality that isn't there. It reminds me of Marlene Dietrich's comment about the transition from black-and-white to color film, that "the mystery is gone".

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