Recovering from a sudden collapse, Poirot finds little comfort in doctor's orders confining him to a strict regimen at an island health resort with Captain Hastings. However, better medicine is to be found in the murder of another guest, a famous film actress, and a long list of suspects.
Mark Cabot Robinson
Did You Know?
The Italian language title for this episode is "Poirot: Corpi al sole", and it has been repeatedly aired as a stand-alone TV movie. See more
During the flashback of Hastings reading the telegram received by Arlena Stuart, he says "Send the money now or you will lose a great deal", but the word "now" does not appear in the typed telegram shown on screen. See more
[upon hearing a doctor's diagnosis of his fainting at a social gathering
I demand at once a second opinion! Hercule Poirot, he is not obese!
'Medically obese,' Mr. Poirot; it's not quite the same thing.
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