The Resource Crooked house

Crooked house

Label
Crooked house
Title
Crooked house
Title variation
Agatha Christie's Crooked house
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this classic Agatha Christie detective story, former diplomat Charles Hayward has returned from Cairo to London to become a private detective. When Aristide Leonides, a wealthy and ruthless tycoon, is poisoned in his own bed, Detective Hayward is invited to solve the crime. As the investigation deepens he must confront the shocking realization that one of the key suspects is Aristede's beautiful granddaughter, his employer and former lover; and must keep a clear head to navigate the sultry Sophia and the rest of her hostile family.
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced by James Spring, Sally Wood, Joe Abrams ; Screenplay by Julian Fellowes, Tim Rose Price and Gilles Paquet-Brenner ; Directed by Gilles Paquet-Brenner
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Censorship classification : PG - Mild themes, sexual references and coarse language
Language note
In English with English subtitles ; Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH) ; CC closed-captioned ; AD English audio.description
PerformerNote
Max Irons, Stefanie Martini, Glenn Close, Honor Kneafsey, Christina Hendricks, Gillian Anderson, Terence Stamp, Julian Sands
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1985-
  • 1990-
  • 1947-
  • 1975-
  • 1968-
  • 1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Paquet-Brenner, Gilles
  • Irons, Max
  • Martini, Stefanie
  • Close, Glenn
  • Kneafsey, Honor
  • Hendricks, Christina
  • Anderson, Gillian
  • Stamp, Terence
  • Sands, Julian
  • Christie, Agatha
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Millionaires
  • Family secrets
  • Police
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Crooked house
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Based on the novel by Agatha Christie
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000063825190
Dimensions
12 cm.
Extent
1 DVD-video (111 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
9398700004390
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
R-123450-9
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Region 4 ; PAL ; widescreen 16:9, 2.40:1 letterbox ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Label
Crooked house
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Based on the novel by Agatha Christie
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000063825190
Dimensions
12 cm.
Extent
1 DVD-video (111 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
9398700004390
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
R-123450-9
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Region 4 ; PAL ; widescreen 16:9, 2.40:1 letterbox ; Dolby Digital 5.1

Library Locations

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      215 Wright Street, Cloverdale, 6105, AU
      -31.96206 115.93403
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