Ten strangers are invited to an island by a mysterious host, and start to get killed one by one. Could one of them be the killer?

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Agatha Christie
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Maeve Dermody ...  Vera Claythorne 3 episodes, 2015
Charles Dance ...  Judge Lawrence Wargrave 3 episodes, 2015
Toby Stephens ...  Doctor Edward Armstrong 3 episodes, 2015
Burn Gorman ...  Detective Sergeant William Blore 3 episodes, 2015
Aidan Turner ...  Philip Lombard 3 episodes, 2015
Harley Gallacher Harley Gallacher ...  Cyril Ogilvie Hamilton 3 episodes, 2015
Miranda Richardson ...  Emily Brent 2 episodes, 2015
Paul Chahidi ...  Isaac Morris 2 episodes, 2015
Sam Neill ...  General John MacArthur 2 episodes, 2015
Charlie Russell ...  Audrey 2 episodes, 2015
Tom Clegg ...  James Stephen Landor / ... 2 episodes, 2015
Noah Taylor ...  Thomas Rogers 2 episodes, 2015
Catherine Bailey ...  Olivia Ogilvie Hamilton 2 episodes, 2015
Ben Deery Ben Deery ...  Henry Richmond 2 episodes, 2015
Rob Heaps ...  Hugo 2 episodes, 2015
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It's 1939 and Europe teeters on the brink of war. Ten strangers are invited to Soldier Island an isolated rock near the Devon coast in southern England. Cut off from the mainland, with their generous hosts Mr and Mrs U.N. Owen mysteriously absent, they are each accused of a terrible crime. As members of the party start to die one by one, the survivors realize that one of them is a killer and start to turn on each other. Written by BBC

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Agatha Christie's darkest thriller


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The GWR open carriage used by some of the characters to travel to the embarkation point is Carriage 650 from the Severn Valley Railway originally built in 1913. It was restored by the SVR Great Western Association and was the Overall Winner of the Heritage Railway Association Carriage and Wagon Award 2015. See more »

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The last dialogue is about only one bullet being left for the revolver. However, when the judge picks up the gun, it is filled with at least 3 bullets. See more »

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The opening credits removes an actor's credit when their character has been murdered. See more »

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Originally aired as three 60-minute episodes on BBC1 in the UK. It was later re-edited into two 2-hour episodes for it's airing on Lifetime network in the US. See more »

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And Then There Were None Leaves Me Wanting More!
28 December 2015 | by memorable-nameSee all my reviews

As much as I have enjoyed watching Miss Marple and Poirot on TV over the past few years I must admit I have never read an Agatha Christie novel, and although I was familiar with the basic outline of And Then There Were None, 10 people on an island being murdered one by one, I didn't expect it to be so good.

The setting on an isolated island was intriguing, the tie in with the 10 Little Indians poem was clever and the disappearing figures with each death was a wonderful twist.

With each character having a troubled past it was impossible to single out an individual as the murderer but isn't that what a good thriller is all about, making you think, making you work ,to get the thoughts going, watching it with others made it fun as we all had different ideas of who the killer was. There were in hindsight clues that were never picked up on and red herrings that although lead you so far, didn't quite lead you to the guilty one and when the murderer is finally revealed it was well thought out and clever rather than just stupid.

You do have to give Agatha Christie credit even without her much loved 'old dear' and moustached, funny little Belgium man she could write a great who done it, and without the characteristic or familiar settings of these two detectives she was able to go further with the story line, delve deeper into the dark side of human nature.

It has certainly left me wanting more, and has left me intrigued as to other Agatha Christie novels that don't feature her more famous characters. Here's hoping they adapt more of her novels on TV or indeed maybe I should just pick up a book! lol


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26 December 2015 (UK) See more »

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