Taken At The Flood

By Agatha Christie, dramatised by Michael Bakewell.

In the London blitz of 1944, Hercule Poirot hears an intriguing story about a man's disappearance.

Little does he know that, two years later, he will become involved with the event itself.

Episodes

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John Moffatt....Hercule Poirot
  • David Hunter....Tom George
  • Hercule Poirot....John Moffatt
  • adela marchmont....virginia mckenna
  • beatrice lippincott....Becky Hindley
  • directed by Enyd Williams
  • dramatised by Michael Bakewell
  • enoch arden....don mccorkindale
  • frances cloade....caroline wildi
  • jeremy cloade....Andrew Sachs
  • kathie cloade....Elizabeth Proud
  • lionel cloade....ioan meridith
  • lynn marchmont....susannah corbett
  • major porter....derek waring
  • mrs leadbetter....Mary Wimbush
  • rosaleen cloade....fritha goodey
  • rowley cloade....Ifan Meredith
  • starring John Moffatt as Hercule Poirot
  • superintendent spence....robert lang
  • the coroner....james taylor
  • the maid....debbie hunt
  • 20070227 BT=0100 (BBC7)A deadly air raid in London, odd goings-on in Nigeria, a rich widow and a grasping family. It's Poirot territory. Episode 1 of 5.
    20080708 BT=0100 (BBC7)A deadly air raid in London, odd goings-on in Nigeria, a rich widow and a grasping family. John Moffatt is Hercule Poirot. Episode 1 of 5.
    20070301 BT=0100 (BBC7)Following Arden's death, Poirot gets involved. Who's lying, who's telling the truth - and whodunnit? With John Moffatt. Episode 3 of 5.
    20080710 BT=0100 (BBC7)Following Arden's death, Poirot gets involved. Who's lying, who's telling the truth - and whodunnit? With John Moffatt. Episode 3 of 5.
    20070303 BT=0100 (BBC7)It's time for Poirot to reveal all - but not before another victim falls prey to the murderous machinations of the killer. Episode 5 of 5.
    20080712 BT=0100 (BBC7)It's time for Poirot to reveal all - but not before another victim falls prey to the murderous machinations of the killer. Episode 5 of 5.
    20080709 BT=0100 (BBC7)Kathie asks Poirot to find an apparently dead man and a stranger appears in the village. Love and death are in the air. Episode 2 of 5.
    20070228 BT=0100 (BBC7)Kathie asks Poirot to find an apparently dead man and a stranger appears in the village. Love is in the air and death. Episode 2 of 5.
    20070302 BT=0100 (BBC7)Was Enoch Arden really Robert Underhay? Why won't Rosaleen talk about her first husband? What's Frances up to? Poirot delves. Episode 4 of 5.
    20080711 BT=0100 (BBC7)Was Enoch Arden really Robert Underhay? Why won't Rosaleen talk about her first husband? What's Frances up to? Poirot delves. Episode 4 of 5.
    20070226-@@@-20070226 BT=2000 (BBC7)
    20070226 BT=0900 (BBC7)
    A deadly air raid in London, odd goings-on in Nigeria, a rich widow and a grasping family. It's Poirot territory. Episode 1 of 5.

    A deadly air raid in London, odd goings-on in Nigeria, a rich widow and a grasping family. It's Poirot territory. Episode 1 of 5.

    20070227-@@@-20070227 BT=2000 (BBC7)
    20070227 BT=0900 (BBC7)
    Kathie asks Poirot to find an apparently dead man and a stranger appears in the village. Love is in the air and death. Episode 2 of 5.

    Kathie asks Poirot to find an apparently dead man and a stranger appears in the village. Love is in the air and death. Episode 2 of 5.

    20070228-@@@-20070228 BT=2000 (BBC7)
    20070228 BT=0900 (BBC7)
    Following Arden's death, Poirot gets involved. Who's lying, who's telling the truth - and whodunnit? With John Moffatt. Episode 3 of 5.

    Following Arden's death, Poirot gets involved. Who's lying, who's telling the truth - and whodunnit? With John Moffatt. Episode 3 of 5.

    20070301-@@@-20070301 BT=2000 (BBC7)
    20070301 BT=0900 (BBC7)
    Was Enoch Arden really Robert Underhay? Why won't Rosaleen talk about her first husband? What's Frances up to? Poirot delves. Episode 4 of 5.

    Was Enoch Arden really Robert Underhay? Why won't Rosaleen talk about her first husband? What's Frances up to? Poirot delves. Episode 4 of 5.

    20070302-@@@-20070302 BT=2000 (BBC7)
    20070302 BT=0900 (BBC7)
    It's time for Poirot to reveal all - but not before another victim falls prey to the murderous machinations of the killer. Episode 5 of 5.

    It's time for Poirot to reveal all - but not before another victim falls prey to the murderous machinations of the killer. Episode 5 of 5.

    20080707-@@@-20080707 BT=2000 (BBC7)
    20080707 BT=0900 (BBC7)
    A deadly air raid in London, odd goings-on in Nigeria, a rich widow and a grasping family. John Moffatt is Hercule Poirot. Episode 1 of 5.

    A deadly air raid in London, odd goings-on in Nigeria, a rich widow and a grasping family. John Moffatt is Hercule Poirot. Episode 1 of 5.

    20080708-@@@-20080708 BT=2000 (BBC7)
    20080708 BT=0900 (BBC7)
    Kathie asks Poirot to find an apparently dead man and a stranger appears in the village. Love and death are in the air. Episode 2 of 5.

    Kathie asks Poirot to find an apparently dead man and a stranger appears in the village. Love and death are in the air. Episode 2 of 5.

    20080709-@@@-20080709 BT=2000 (BBC7)
    20080709 BT=0900 (BBC7)
    Following Arden's death, Poirot gets involved. Who's lying, who's telling the truth - and whodunnit? With John Moffatt. Episode 3 of 5.

    Following Arden's death, Poirot gets involved. Who's lying, who's telling the truth - and whodunnit? With John Moffatt. Episode 3 of 5.

    20080710-@@@-20080710 BT=2000 (BBC7)
    20080710 BT=0900 (BBC7)
    Was Enoch Arden really Robert Underhay? Why won't Rosaleen talk about her first husband? What's Frances up to? Poirot delves. Episode 4 of 5.

    Was Enoch Arden really Robert Underhay? Why won't Rosaleen talk about her first husband? What's Frances up to? Poirot delves. Episode 4 of 5.

    20080711-@@@-20080711 BT=2000 (BBC7)
    20080711 BT=0900 (BBC7)
    It's time for Poirot to reveal all - but not before another victim falls prey to the murderous machinations of the killer. Episode 5 of 5.

    It's time for Poirot to reveal all - but not before another victim falls prey to the murderous machinations of the killer. Episode 5 of 5.

    012003101320060102 (BBC7)
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    20091019 (BBC7)
    20091020 (BBC7)
    20091024 (BBC7)
    A deadly air raid, odd goings-on in Nigeria, a rich widow and a grasping family - Agatha Christie whodunnit with John Moffatt.

    A deadly air raid, odd goings-on in Nigeria, a rich widow and a grasping family.

    A deadly air raid in London, odd goings-on in Nigeria, a rich widow and a grasping family.

    John Moffatt is Hercule Poirot.

    It's Poirot territory.

    01 OF 5.20060103 BT=0100 (BBC7)A deadly air raid in London, odd goings-on in Nigeria, a rich widow and a grasping family. It's Poirot territory. Episode 1 of 5.
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    20060102 BT=0900 (BBC7)
    A deadly air raid in London, odd goings-on in Nigeria, a rich widow and a grasping family. It's Poirot territory. Episode 1 of 5.

    A deadly air raid in London, odd goings-on in Nigeria, a rich widow and a grasping family. It's Poirot territory. Episode 1 of 5.

    02Kathie asks Poirot to find an apparently dead man and a stranger appears in the village. Love is in the air and death. Episode 2 of 5.
    0220060103 BT=2000 (BBC7)Kathie asks Poirot to find an apparently dead man and a stranger appears in the village. Love is in the air and death. Episode 2 of 5.
    0220060104 BT=0100 (BBC7)Kathie asks Poirot to find an apparently dead man and a stranger appears in the village. Love is in the air and death. Episode 2 of 5.
    022003102020060103 (BBC7)
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    20091020 (BBC7)
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    20091024 (BBC7)
    Love and death are in the air and the Belgian sleuth declines a curious case.

    Agatha Christie whodunnit with John Moffat.

    Kathie asks Poirot to find an apparently dead man and a stranger appears in the village.

    Love and death are in the air.

    The Cloade family are all trying to get money from Gordon's young widow.

    It also looks as though they'd like her out of the way - permanently.

    Love is in the air and death.

    0320060105 BT=0100 (BBC7)Following Arden's death, Poirot gets involved. Who's lying, who's telling the truth - and whodunnit? With John Moffatt. Episode 3 of 5.
    0320060104-@@@-2003102720060104 BT=2000 (BBC7)
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    20080709 (BBC7)
    20080710 (BBC7)
    20091021 (BBC7)
    20091022 (BBC7)
    20091024 (BBC7)
    Following Arden's death, Poirot gets involved. Who's lying, who's telling the truth - and whodunnit? With John Moffatt. Episode 3 of 5.

    Following Arden's death, Poirot gets involved. Who's lying, who's telling the truth - and whodunnit? With John Moffatt. Episode 3 of 5.

    Following Arden's death, the Belgian sleuth gets involved.

    Agatha Christie whodunnit with John Moffatt and Derek Waring.

    With John Moffatt.

    Following Arden's death, Poirot gets involved.

    Who's lying, who's telling the truth - and whodunnit? With John Moffatt.

    The mysterious visitor has ben found dead in his hotel room.

    But who had the motive to murder him?

    0420060106 BT=0100 (BBC7)Was Enoch Arden really Robert Underhay? Why won't Rosaleen talk about her first husband? What's Frances up to? Poirot delves. Episode 4 of 5.
    0420060105-@@@-2003110320060105 BT=2000 (BBC7)
    20060105 BT=0900 (BBC7)
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    20080710 (BBC7)
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    20091024 (BBC7)
    Was Enoch Arden really Robert Underhay? Why won't Rosaleen talk about her first husband? What's Frances up to? Poirot delves. Episode 4 of 5.

    Was Enoch Arden really Robert Underhay? Why won't Rosaleen talk about her first husband? What's Frances up to? Poirot delves. Episode 4 of 5.

    Was Enoch Arden really Robert Underhay? The Belgian sleuth delves.

    Agatha Christie whodunnit with John Moffatt and Andrew Sachs.

    Was Enoch Arden really Robert Underhay? Why won't Rosaleen talk about her first husband? What's Frances up to? Poirot delves.

    The Inquest on the death of the stranger has taken place, but Poirot is greatly disturbed by the shape the case is taking.

    0520060107 BT=0100 (BBC7)It's time for Poirot to reveal all - but not before another victim falls prey to the murderous machinations of the killer. Episode 5 of 5.
    0520060106-@@@-20060106 BT=2000 (BBC7)
    20060106 BT=0900 (BBC7)
    It's time for Poirot to reveal all - but not before another victim falls prey to the murderous machinations of the killer. Episode 5 of 5.

    It's time for Poirot to reveal all - but not before another victim falls prey to the murderous machinations of the killer. Episode 5 of 5.

    05 LAST2003111020060106 (BBC7)
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    20091024 (BBC7)
    It's time to reveal all - but only after another body has been dealt with.

    Agatha Christie whodunnit with John Moffatt.

    It's time for Poirot to reveal all - but not before another victim falls prey to the murderous machinations of the killer.

    Poirot's famous little grey cells are going to have to work very fast if he is to prevent another murder in the village, as he unravels the enigma.