Agatha Poster

Release Date: 1979

PG|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
A fictitious account of crime writer Agatha Christie's unexplained 11-day disappearance in 1926. Facing the breakdown of her marriage to a war hero, the famous author assumes a new identity and flees to a spa town where she sets in motion a bizarre and drastic revenge plot against her husband and his mistress. Thousands scour the British countryside for her, including an American reporter who is hot on her trail.

Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Vanessa Redgrave, Timothy Dalton, Helen Morse, Celia Gregory, Paul Brooke, Carolyn Pickles, Timothy West

Director: Michael Apted

Genres: Drama, Mystery

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: England, Husband, Death, Revenge, Mystery, Suspenseful, Pursuit, Engaging


Nominated Costume Design
Nominated Costume Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1979)