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Murder on the Orient Express

PG| 2 hr. 7 min.

Plot Summary
Having concluded a case, detective Hercule Poirot (Albert Finney) settles into what he expects will be a relaxing journey home aboard the Orient Express. But when an unpopular billionaire is murdered en route, Poirot takes up the case, and everyone on board the famous train is a suspect. Using an avalanche blocking the tracks to his advantage, Poirot gradually realizes that many of the passengers have revenge as a motive, and he begins to home in on the culprit.

Cast: Albert Finney , Lauren Bacall , Martin Balsam , Ingrid Bergman , Jacqueline Bisset , Jean-Pierre Cassel , Sean Connery , John Gielgud

Director: Sidney Lumet

Genres: Mystery

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

Release Date: November 24th, 1974|2 hr. 7 min.

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