Evil Under the Sun (1982)

Evil Under the Sun (1982)




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When a successful but extremely narcissistic Broadway actress is murdered while visiting a Mediterranean island resort, the famed sleuth Hercule Poirot is called to find the culprit. Poirot must find the killer amongst a wide variety of potential suspects, all of whom have good reasons for wanting the victim dead.
Action & Adventure , Art House & International , Drama , Mystery & Suspense , Television
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Peter Ustinov
as Hercule Poirot
Maggie Smith
as Daphne Castle
Diana Rigg
as Arlena Marshall
James Mason
as Odell Gardener
Colin Blakely
as Sir Horace Blatt
Jane Birkin
as Christine Redfern
Nicholas Clay
as Patrick Redfern
Roddy McDowall
as Rex Brewster
Sylvia Miles
as Myra Gardener
Denis Quilley
as Kenneth Marshall
Emily Hone
as Linda Marshall
John Alderson
as Police Sergeant
Paul Antrim
as Police Inspector
Cyril Conway
as Police Surgeon
Barbara Hicks
as Flewitt's Secretary
Richard Vernon
as Flewitt
Robert Dorning
as Concierge
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Critic Reviews for Evil Under the Sun

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (1)

Evil Under the Sun is a nifty screen adaptation of a 1940 Agatha Christie novel.

Full Review… | February 4, 2004
Spirituality and Practice

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June 25, 2005

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Full Review… | October 23, 2004
Chicago Sun-Times
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February 6, 2003
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

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August 3, 2002
Movie Metropolis

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July 30, 2002
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Audience Reviews for Evil Under the Sun


A star is murdered on an island resort. Poirot is called to investigate the many suspects. Good plot. Great cast.

Candy Rose
Candy Rose

Super Reviewer

Fun Christie, great cast, beautiful location.Diana Rigg and Maggie Smith make great sparring partners.

jay nixon
jay nixon

Super Reviewer

Peter Ustinov is as affable as always, but Agatha Christie's dreary formula just looks silly in this day and age.

xGary Xx
xGary Xx

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