Thirteen at Dinner (film)

Thirteen at Dinner
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Based onLord Edgware Dies by Agatha Christie
Written byRod Browning
Directed byLou Antonio
StarringPeter Ustinov
Faye Dunaway
Diane Keen
Bill Nighy
David Suchet
Music byJohn Addison
Country of originUnited Kingdom
United States
Original language(s)English
Producer(s)Neil Hartley
CinematographyCurtis Clark
Editor(s)David A. Simmons
Running time87 minutes
Production company(s)CBS Entertainment Productions
Warner Bros. Television
Original networkCBS
Original releaseSeptember 19, 1985 (1985-09-19)
Preceded byEvil Under the Sun
Followed byDead Man's Folly

Thirteen at Dinner is a 1985 British-American made-for-television mystery film featuring the Belgian detective Hercule Poirot. Adapted by Rod Browning from the Agatha Christie novel Lord Edgware Dies, it was directed by Lou Antonio and starred Peter Ustinov, Faye Dunaway, Jonathan Cecil, Diane Keen, Bill Nighy and David Suchet, who was later to play Poirot in the long-running television series entitled Agatha Christie's Poirot.


An American film actress is Scotland Yard's prime suspect when her husband, Lord Edgware, is murdered.



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