Evil Under the Sun

Directed by Guy Hamilton
Year: 1982
Running Time: 117 minutes
Country: U.K.
Language: English

Holidays Can Be Murder! When a shrewish stage star is found strangled at a posh island resort, detective Hercule Poirot (Peter Ustinov, Death on the Nile) is called in to investigate. But as the brilliant Belgian learns, it isn’t a matter of who would want the diva dead... but of who wouldn’t. As he follows the twists and turns of clues and motives, Poirot soon discovers that even among the rich and famous, murder never takes a holiday! James Mason, Jane Birkin, Roddy McDowall, Diana Rigg, Maggie Smith, Colin Blakely, Nicholas Clay, Sylvia Miles and Denis Quilley co-star in this Agatha Christie (Murder on the Orient Express) favorite filmed on location in stunning Majorca, Spain, directed by Guy Hamilton (The Mirror Crack’d), adapted by Anthony Shaffer (Frenzy) and filled with classic songs by Cole Porter.

Cast
Peter Ustinov
Diana Rigg
James Mason
Maggie Smith
Roddy McDowall
Jane Birkin
Colin Blakely
Nicholas Clay
Sylvia Miles
Denis Quilley

Crew
Directed by Guy Hamilton