The Blackheath Poisonings

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The Blackheath Poisonings ★★½ 1992

The Collards and the Vandervents are toy-making families who share more than a profession—they share Albert Villa in the London suburb of Blackheath in 1894. Unhappy adults, an illicit affair, a scheming stranger—everyone has something to hide. But when a gruesome murder is committed the ensuing police inquiry will rattle both families skeletons. Based on the novel by Julian Symons. 150m/C VHS, DVD . GB Christine Kavanagh, Ian McNeice, Zoe Wanamaker, Judy Parfitt, James Faulkner, Chris-tien Anholt, Julia St. John, Nicholas Woodeson, Ronald Fraser, Donald (Don) Sumpter; D: Stuart Orme; W: Simon Raven; C: Dick Pope; M: Colin Towns. TV