Agatha Christie’s ‘Crooked House’ Gets a Trailer

Agatha Christie’s Film Adaptation

Sony Pictures Entertainment has debuted a trailer for Crooked House, another Agatha Christie film adaptation (the other is Kenneth Branagh‘s star-studded “Murder on the Orient Express”), which looks like it could be the sleeper favorite.

The film stars Glenn Close, Max Irons and Christina Hendricks, with a supporting cast that includes Stefanie Martini, Gillian Anderson, Terence Stamp, and Christian McKay.

Directed by Gilles Paquet-Brenner from a script by “Downton Abbey”‘s Julian Fellowes, Crooked House hits VOD on November 21st and opens in theaters on December 22nd.

Agatha Christie’s Film Adaptation

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Agatha Christie’s Film Adaptation

In Agatha Christie’s most twisted tale, the suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of a wealthy patriarch is investigated by spy-turned-private-detective Charles Hayward (Max Irons), who is lured by his former lover to catch her grandfather’s murderer before Scotland Yard exposes dark family secrets.

On the sprawling estate, amidst a poisonous atmosphere of bitterness, resentment and jealousy in a truly crooked house, Hayward encounters three generations of the dynasty, including a theater actress (Gillian Anderson), the old man’s widow 50 years his junior (Christina Hendricks), and the family matriarch Lady Edith de Haviland (Glenn Close).

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