During an annual board of trustees meeting, one of the trustees dies. Miss Marple thinks he’s been poisoned after finding a chemical on him. She sets off to investigate at the ship where he had just come from. The fourth and final film from the Miss Marple series starring Margaret Rutherford as the quirky amateur detective.
- Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime, Mystery, Comedy
- Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer British Studios, Lawrence P. Bachmann Productions
- Keyword: poison, captain, amateur detective, detective inspector, ship, covered investigation, eavesdropping, snuff, curatorship, gang of thieves, danger of life, black and white, miss marple, murder mystery
- Cast: Margaret Rutherford, Stringer Davis, Lionel Jeffries, Charles Tingwell, William Mervyn, Henry Oscar