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Inspector Alleyn mysteries. Set 1, Disc 1. A man lay dead [videorecording] / British Broadcasting Corporation ; produced by George Gallaccio ; writer, Ngaio March ; screenplay, Kevin Laffan ; directed by Sarah Pia Anderson, Michael Winterbottom.

Contributor(s): Anderson, Sarah Pia | Winterbottom, Michael | Malahide, Patrick | Simons, William, 1940- | Lang, Belinda, 1955- | Walker, John | Russell, Ray | Marsh, Ngaio, 1895-1982. Alleyn mysteries | Acorn Media (Firm).
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, [2005]Edition: Full screen.Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 1569387427 (set); 9781569387429 (set).Other title: Man lay dead.Uniform titles: Alleyn mysteries (Television program) Subject(s): Detectives -- England -- Drama | Murder -- Investigation -- England -- Drama | Criminal behavior -- England -- DramaGenre/Form: Detective and mystery television programs -- Great Britain. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.4572
Production Credits: Director of photography, John Walker ; editor, Robin Graham Scott ; music, Ray Russell ; costume designer, Ken Trew ; production designers, George Kyriakidos, Martin Methain.
Cast: Patrick Malahide, William Simons, Belinda Lang.Summary: It's spring 1948 and Inspector Alleyn joins a weekend party at Frantock Hall. The host, Sir Hubert Handesley, tries to liven up the scene with a game of murder but one guest really does end up dead. Alleyn has to solve more than one mystery when he finds that, in addition to the murder, an enormously valuable silver chalice has gone missing.
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DVD; Dolby digital stereo.

Closed-captioned.

Originally broadcast on television in 1992.

Based on the novels by Ngaio Marsh.

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Patrick Malahide, William Simons, Belinda Lang.

Director of photography, John Walker ; editor, Robin Graham Scott ; music, Ray Russell ; costume designer, Ken Trew ; production designers, George Kyriakidos, Martin Methain.

It's spring 1948 and Inspector Alleyn joins a weekend party at Frantock Hall. The host, Sir Hubert Handesley, tries to liven up the scene with a game of murder but one guest really does end up dead. Alleyn has to solve more than one mystery when he finds that, in addition to the murder, an enormously valuable silver chalice has gone missing.

Special features: Ngaio Marsh biography; cast filmographies.

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