The BEST episodes of Miss Marple
Every episode of Miss Marple ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Miss Marple!
Miss Marple, the spinster detective who is one of the most famous characters created by English crime writer Agatha Christie, is portrayed by Joan Hickson who starred in a dozen television mysteries about Miss Marple over the course of a decade.
#1 - Nemesis (1)
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/8/1987
Miss Marple is sent on a mission from beyond the grave to clear a dead man's son. Vowing to find out the truth,she links him to a dead girl, Verity Hunt, and a family of weird sisters. She discovers love, as well as hate, can be a reason for murder.
#2 - At Bertram's Hotel (1)
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/25/1987
False identities, larceny, and a crime ring are only the tip of the tenticle when Miss Marple stays in a posh London hotel (modelled after Brown's Hotel) where nothing is what it seems. Murder naturally follows, leading to a thrilling chase after the vibrant Lady Sedgewick.
#6 - The Body in the Library (3)
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 12/28/1984
Concluding part of an adaptation of Agatha Christie's novel. Miss Marple is convinced that the death of schoolgirl Pamela Reeve holds the key to the mystery of the double murder.Watch Now:Amazon
#7 - The Body in the Library (1)
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 12/26/1984
Colonel Arthur and Dolly Bantry wake up to the news that a body has been found in their library. She is soon identified as Ruby Keene, a dancer at the Majestic in Danemouth, a seaside resort. Dolly takes her friend, Jane Marple, to the Majestic and together they work to solve the mystery.Watch Now:Amazon
#8 - A Pocketful of Rye (1)
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/7/1985
When the members of a wealthy banking family start dropping like flies, Miss Marple is reminded of the old nursery rhyme Sing a Song of Sixpence and vows to find the villainous "blackbird" behind the crimes.
#9 - A Murder is Announced (2)
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/1/1985
Inspector Craddock gathers more clues, and uncovers a link to the mysterious sister and brother Pip and Emma. Do they live abroad, or in Scotland, or in Chipping Cleghorn? Meanwhile, Miss Marple is able to learn information that people wouldn't tell a policeman.Watch Now:Amazon
#11 - Sleeping Murder (1)
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/11/1987
A young wife believes her house is haunted. She comes to realize she witnessed the murder of her stepmother there 20 years ago as a child. To help the newlyweds, Miss Marple risks her life solving the crime, stirring a sleeping murderer in the process.
#13 - A Murder is Announced (1)
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/28/1985
Someone announces a future murder by placing a notice in a local paper. When the time arrives, many of the townsfolk gather thinking it's a prank, but someone dies. Fortunately, Jane Marple is visiting a spa nearby, and can advise Inspector Craddock on where to look first.Watch Now:Amazon
#14 - The Moving Finger (1)
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/21/1985
Poison pen letters are being sent to everyone in town. It seems like a vulgar joke until a letter is found next to a suicide victim. Then another body is found, and another...