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Created by crime novelist author Antonia Fraser, Jemima Shore is TV's consummately professional investigative journalist and the basis of two television series. The first aired in the UK in 1978 as part of the "Armchair Thriller" series and featuring the novel "Quiet as a Nun" with Maria Aitken in the lead role. This second version called Jemima Shore Investigates was made in to a twelve part series in 1983 and produced by Thames Television, starring Patricia Hodge as the eponymous Miss Shore. Unfortunatly the two part opener based on Fraser's "Splash Of Red" novel is currently unavailable due to rights issues.
Synopsis: Researching a new series about food Jemima Shore is offered the chance to visit Routier's Restaurant where she plans to make a documentary about the new urban cuisine. At the restaurant Jemima finds herself wined and dined by the charming Richard Routier. Excusing himself for five minutes to sort out a staff problem he never returns. Next day he as vanished without a trace.
Cast: Patricia Hodge (Jemima Shore) - Stratford Johns (Chef George) - Zena Walker (Monica Routier) - Sally Watts (Cherry) - Graham Seed (Guthrie Carlisle) - Stephen Yardley (Ricard Routier) - Victor Winding (Chief Inspector Norris) - Michael Attwell (Dennis Jones) - Maggie Ollerenshaw (Maitre D) - Avril Clark (Gina Pignatella) - David Lynch (Colin) - Michael Balfour (Moxon) - Billy Milton (John) - Eamonn Jones (Shameus) - Julia Drake (WPC Dalton) - Ridgewell Hawkes (Cameraman) - Richard Bonehill (Frogman).
Production credit - Thames Television
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Video Codec: Xvid
Video Bitrate: 1072 kb/s
Audio Codec: 0x0055(MP3) ID'd as MPEG-1 Layer 3
Audio Bitrate: 128 Kbps
Image Width: 720 pixels Height 576 pixels
frame Rate: 25.00 fps
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