She was a mystery even to herself. "Agatha Christie: A Life in Pictures" (2004) is a fascinating made-for-television movie exploring the life of the famous novelist, played by Olivia Williams. In this intriguing biographical mystery, the famed author vanishes for 10 days in 1926, eventually turning up with no memory of where she has been or what has taken place. Only with the help of a hypnotists does England's "Queen of Crime" begin to piece her life back together. Anna Massey, Raymond Coulthard, and Anthony O'Donnell also star.
Olivia Williams, Anna Massey, Raymond Coulthard. One of the world's most intriguing mystery writers had her own personal mystery story to tell when she completely vanished in December of 1926 and was found 10 days later in a hotel under a phony name. Suffering from amnesia, both a psychiatrist and a hypnotist were called in to get to the bottom of it and share their findings. 2004/color/90 min/NR.