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The Gate of Baghdad 'by' Agatha Christie

dramatised by Mike Stott
directed by Dirk Maggs
produced by Bruce Hyman
An Above the Title Production for BBC Radio 4 - 21 January 2002

3rd of a series of six dramatizations of Agatha Christie short stories.


A disparate group of adventurers sets out from Damascus to visit the Gate of Baghdad, once known as the Gate of Death.


Miss Pryce ..... Patricia Routledge
Mr Parker Pyne ..... Richard Griffiths
Dr Loftus ..... Paul Freeman
Gen Poli ..... Saeed Jaffrey
Samuel ..... Martin David
Capt O’Rourke ..... Toby Longworth
Capt Smethurst ..... David Bannerman
Capt Hensley ..... Rupert Degas
Netta ..... Alexis Zegerman

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