By Agatha Christie
One of the main recognized and loved mysteries from The Queen of Suspense—Agatha Christie—now an entire life television movie.
"Ten . . ."
Ten strangers are lured to an remoted island mansion off the Devon coast via a mysterious "U. N. Owen."
"Nine . . ."
At dinner a recorded message accuses every one of them in flip of getting a to blame mystery, and by means of the top of the evening one of many site visitors is dead.
"Eight . . ."
Stranded by way of a violent typhoon, and haunted by means of a nursery rhyme counting down one after the other . . . as one after the other . . . they start to die.
"Seven . . ."
Which between them is the killer and should any of them survive?
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