Agatha Christie's Marple: Season 3, Episode 4

Miss Marple: Nemesis (1 Jan. 2009)
"Nemesis" (original title)

TV Episode  -   -  Crime | Drama
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Miss Marple and her nephew, novelist Raymond West, embark on a coach tour of historic English houses with an eclectic group of characters at the behest of a late friend who had knowledge of an unsolved murder.

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Verity Hunt / Margaret Lumley (as Laura-Michelle Kelly)
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Graeme Garden ...
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Raymond West (as Richard E Grant)
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Johnny Briggs ...
Sydney Lumley
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Laurence Raeburn
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Amanda Dalrymple
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Derek Turnbull
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Rowena Waddy
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Martin Waddy
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Miss Marple is called upon to solve her most perplexing case yet. Upon his death, financier John Rafiel asks her to solve a murder. Only problem is that the murder may or may not have place as yet and the victim is unknown. All that he has given her is two tickets on the Daffodil Tour Company's Mystery Tour. It soon becomes obvious that others on the tour were also "selected" by Mr. Rafiel. Jane Marple, assisted by her nephew Raymond West, concludes that the case must be related to that of Verity Hunt, a young woman who in 1939 was running away from an overattentive landlord and eventually disappeared. When a member of the tour dies mysteriously, she also realizes that someone is desperate to keep a deep, dark secret. Written by garykmcd

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Actor Herbert Lom provides the voice of Jason Rafiel in the audio message to Miss Marple; he had previously appeared on camera as Professor Dufosse in "Marple: The Murder at the Vicarage." See more »

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Aircraft of that vintage did not have ejector seats. It would be impossible for the pilot of a plane flying that low to get out of the aircraft and deploy his parachute. See more »

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Miss Marple: It's God who forgives.
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An Assault on the Eyes, Ears and Brain
12 August 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This new Miss Marple must be intended for people who are deaf and absolutely clueless of Agatha Christie's books. Every character, every part of the plot, and the wonderful development of the mystery has been changed. What we get is an extremely loud, garishly filmed (in bright reds, yellows, ....eeek!!), MESS. The main characters of Jason Rafiel and Michael Rafiel have been changed of course. In keeping with this new series, their characters have been changed to make them German! Michael Rafiel's relationship as well as how he met Verity Hunt has been changed also to an untasty dish served cold. Enough to turn the stomach. The "sisters" who are pivotal to the plot, are now nuns.....real sisters in the Catholic Church sense. The wonderful Amanda Burton is such a good actress, but she's totally wasted here as one of the new characters of a Nun. Richard Grant, also a good actor, is also wasted as Miss Marple's nephew, Raymond. They now make Miss Marple's nephew into a comical, silly, womanizer. Gee, I almost forgot to talk about Miss Marple and her role in this dreadful crime (I'm talking about the series). Can you really believe Geraldine McEwan when she states, "I am Nemesis," in this mystery? She twitters, twinkles her eyes and dithers around. It's really hard to pick out the worse of the lot in the new Miss Marple series, but this comes real close. I think "Bertram's Hotel" is the one that disappointed me most since it was my favorite book, with "Nemesis" as second. The scriptwriters, directors, set designers, everyone associated with this lousy series must have absolutely no sense of Christie's work. Believe me, you are NOT getting anything near to her impeccable mysteries.


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