Murder at the Gallop

Synopsis: The old and wealthy Mr. Enderby dies of a heart attack but the ever suspicious Miss Marple has her doubts. Who or what gave him a heart attack? Enderby's poor relatives gather at the The Gallop, a combined boarding-house and riding school. Miss Marple also gets there to find out if any of them had any particular reasons to see him dead.
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Director(s): George Pollock
Production: Warner Home Video
  1 nomination.
Rotten Tomatoes:
81 min

thereby providing more opportunity | for breaking his neck.

Finally, my sister, | Cora Lansquenet, out of gratitude

that she stayed out of the country | for 30 years and didn't bother me.

The money is to be given outright | to all parties concerned

with the hope that it will make them | all as miserable as possible."

That is the important part | as far as you're concerned, I'm sure.

No, the important part is how much | money am I going to get?

Really, George, | you shouldn't say things like that.

Why not? I want to know.

Of course, we all want to know.

Well, a rough estimate, | mind you very rough,

each of your shares should be | about 20,000 to 25,000.

Hector, I don't think you should | have used the word 'suddenly'

in the newspaper announcement | of your uncle's death.

What do you mean, Aunt Cora?

Well, it might make people wonder.

Anyway, it's all been | hushed up very nicely, hasn't it?

What are you talking about?

Well, after what he said when | he came to see me last month,

it can't do any good | making it public.

It should be kept strictly | in the family.

My dear Mrs Lansquenet, would you say | plainly what you mean by this?

That he was murdered, wasn't he?


Really, Aunt Cora, | that's a very silly thing to say...

Good morning.

Good morning, Inspector.

Thank you.

Miss Marple, when I thought it | was you, I thought, 'No',

but it is.

- Allow me. | - Thank you.

Miss Marple, you do realise | if I didn't know you well,

I would be detaining you | for loitering with intent?

Loitering with intent to what | conceivably, Inspector?

To snoop.

- Snoop! | - That is what I said, Miss Marple.

I'm sure everyone in Milchester | wants to know how much Enderby left.

I suppose you wanted to be first?

Well, since you are alleging that | I am a tittle-tattling busybody,

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