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THE AGATHA CHRISTIE HOUR, SET 2 Contains: Magnolia Blossom, The Mystery of the Blue Jar, The Red Signal, Search of a Job, The Manhood of Edward Robinson A henpecked fiance sets off on the drive of his life. Two-disc set, $39.99. (Acorn Media). The Queen of Crime plumbs the recesses of the human heart in these five tales of mystery and murder, passion and peril, suspense and the supernatural. In these final episodes, Christie protagonists find themselves the victims of false accusations, embroiled in illicit love affairs, torn between duty and desire, and under the thumb of employers with questionable motives. These classic adaptations are...

Bangkok 8 gets director. Jul03

Bangkok 8 gets director.

James McTeigue has picked his next directorial project. He has been signed to direct the big screen adaptation of John Burdett’s Bankok 8. 8 follows the exploits of Thai police officer Sonchai Jitpleecheep.When a U.S. Marine is killed in Bangkok, the task of finding the murderer falls to Detective Sonchai Jitpleecheep, seemingly the only member of the Royal Thai Police Force whose idea of justice precludes his fellow officers’ customary system of bribery. This assignment’s especially important to the devout detective for during the investigation of the murder scene, the methamphetamine-stoked snakes that bit the marine also kill...