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Agatha Christie's Marple 

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An elderly spinster living in the village of St. Mary Mead, helps her friends and relatives solve mysterious murders.
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Geraldine McEwan ...  Miss Marple 12 episodes, 2004-2007
Julia McKenzie ...  Miss Marple 11 episodes, 2008-2013
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Based on Agatha Christie's crime novels and short stories, the show follows the adventures of Miss Jane Marple, an elderly spinster living in the quiet little village of St Mary Mead. During her many visits to friends and relatives in other villages, Miss Marple often stumbles upon mysterious murders which she helps solve. Although the police are sometimes reluctant to accept Miss Marple's help, her reputation and unparalleled powers of observation eventually win them over. Written by Bai

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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UK | USA

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English

Release Date:

17 April 2005 (USA) See more »

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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple See more »

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(16 episodes) | (7 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Following the conclusion of the sixth series, it was announced that the BBC had acquired the rights for the production of Agatha Christie adaptations, suggesting that ITV would be unable to make a seventh series of Marple. See more »

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Referenced in Have I Got News for You: Episode #53.3 (2017) See more »

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good except the portrayal of MM
16 August 2016 | by col-20347See all my reviews

I'm a lover of all A C's works,and enjoyed this with the exception of the portrayal of Miss Marple by Geraldine Mcewan. For me she brings absolutely nothing to the wonderful character that is M M. She succeeds only in making everybody else in the play seem exciting and interesting. So many actresses have bought their own particular take on Miss Marple. e.g Julia Mackenzie- warm,humorous, Joan Hickson-stern,forthwright. But you could be forgiven for assuming that Miss Mcewan is the deceased! And yet does seem to never receive any criticism for bringing nothing to what is a wonderful character that a lot of actresses would delight in playing.Sorry to speak ill of the dead but that is my overwhelming feeling. I've never seen Miss Mcewan in anything else to pass judgement on and do not have a grudge. But needed to say this as almost in a state of disbelief about this.


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