Miss Marple is up to her very proper neck in homicide and hypocrisy in this expert TV adaptation of another Agatha Christie classic.
Miss Marple's (Joan Hickson) friendship with her vicar, Leonard Clement (Paul Eddington), also extends to his young bride, Griselda (Cheryl Campbell). But much though Griselda likes Miss Marple, she has little use for the English village gossips she's duty bound to invite to tea. Aristocratic Anna
Protheroe (Polly Adams), her blustery husband, Colonel Lucius Protheroe (Robert Lang) and their daughter, Lettice (Tara MacGowran) are among the residents of St. Mary Mead residents whom the busy bodies regularly rake over the coals....