Inspector Alleyn mysteries. Set 1 [videorecording] / British Broadcasting Corporation ; produced by George Gallaccio ; writer, Ngaio March ; screenplay, Kevin Laffan ; directed by Sarah Pia Anderson, Michael Winterbottom.
Inspector Alleyn has the upper crust contacts and manners, but like more modern detectives, he's a bona fide cop. Offers elegant country house settings, complex cases, and a detective who works for Scotland Yard. Agatha Troy is the Inspector's independent and insightful lady friend.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Title from container.
Originally broadcast on television in 1992.
Based on the novels by Ngaio Marsh.
Special features: Ngaio Marsh biography; cast filmographies.
Director of photography, John Walker ; editor, Robin Graham Scott ; music, Ray Russell ; costume designer, Ken Trew ; production designers, George Kyriakidos, Martin Methain.
Patrick Malahide, William Simons, Belinda Lang.
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
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