|Directed by||Leslie S. Hiscott|
|Written by||H. Fowler Mear|
|Based on||Black Coffee|
by Agatha Christie
|Distributed by||Woolf & Freedman Film Service|
|Countries||United Kingdom |
Black Coffee is a 1931 British detective film directed by Leslie S. Hiscott. Based on the 1930 play Black Coffee by Agatha Christie featuring her famous private detective Hercule Poirot, it stars Austin Trevor as Poirot with Richard Cooper playing his companion Captain Hastings.
This was one of three appearances that Trevor made as Poirot, having also appeared in Alibi (1931) and Lord Edgware Dies (1934). It is now considered a lost film.