During his lifetime he was going to marry a widow, although the will not change his heir and chief remains his adopted son, Ralph. Except Young Ralph Payton of the house still full of people: There is lodging friend of the late Hector Blent live cousin Cecil Ackroyd and his daughter Flora in the eyes constantly come across a suspicious secretary Geoffrey Raymond, the butler, maids and so on. The local representative of the authorities is very difficult in such circumstances, to investigate, but what they investigate? After all, the killer – it's clearly the heir! But Dr. Sheppard (and his sister Caroline, who imagine Sherlock Holmes in a skirt), telling readers and viewers the story, I'm sure the opposite. And to solve the riddle, he turns to Hercule Poirot, the little Belgian hairdresser, fated to find themselves residents of this village. And now something you can begin to talk about the actors. First things first – Poirot.
His plays Konstantin Raikin, divided the audience into two irreconcilable camps minded. The first are those who believe that Konstantin Abramovich film killed, crippled the bright image of Poirot and does not deserve leniency. In the second (I'm in it, come join us!) Believe that this is the best Poirot national cinema and one of the most visible and right across the globe. I must say that in the first minute really feel a light shock, to become accustomed to this role, David Suchet, Poirot is not like our way. No glitz, focused and a bit arrogant sight. But there is a very precise image of the book follow: oddity feigned, self-righteousness, tenacity and unshakable self-confidence. The quality of the game can not speak – as always, excellent. "Failure Poirot "(as well as the source) – this duo Hercule Poirot and Dr.
Sheppard, brilliantly played by Sergei Makovetsky. In my opinion, he had a much harder task actor, with whom he more than mastered. Other characters, too, not to lose face: every part is good. Beautiful Svetlana Nemolyaeva as eccentric aunt, Olga Krasko extremely natural – her daughter Flora, and Lika Nifontova, who played the sister of doctors – general amazing. At least for the sake of their TV series worth a look. And, of course, in order to find out who all the same killer. … When the friend finished the checkout process from disk "Failure Poirot," I asked her if she is not afraid that my mother can not like an unusual interpretation of the image of the famous detective. And in response I heard that the true connoisseur of detectives is nothing to prevent enjoy a classic. Certainly in the case when screening is done with respect to the original. But if anything in the movie suddenly seems donated controversial, it's just another great topic for discussion and communication. And what do you need to have a nice stay?