Agatha | 1979

Mystery
Based on the actual 11-day disappearance of famed mystery writer Agatha Christie in 1926, the film fictionalizes her whereabouts during that time. When her husband announces that he is leaving her for another woman ...more
Director: Michael Apted
Awards: 1 Oscar nomination. Another 1 win & 1 nomination | full awards »

Cast

... Wally Stanton

Actor

... Agatha Christie

Actor

... Archibald Christie

Actor

... Evelyn

Actor

... Nancy Neele

Actor

... John Foster

Actor

... Mrs Braithwaite

Actor

... Charlotte Fisher

Actor

... Kenwood

Actor

... William Collins

Actor

... Lord Brackenbury

Actor

... Pettelson

Actor

Company

Casablanca Filmworks

Production Company

First Artists Production Company, Ltd.

Production Company

Sweetwall Productions

Production Company

Synopsis

Based on the actual 11-day disappearance of famed mystery writer Agatha Christie in 1926, the film fictionalizes her whereabouts during that time. When her husband announces that he is leaving her for another woman, Christie creates a mystery out of her own life by hiding in a Harrogate hotel and plotting revenge on her spouse while all of England searches for her. The reporter who finds Christie tries to foil her plan and finally falls in love with her.

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