Murder on the Orient Express Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 1838

Average Rating: 2.9/4

# of Ratings: 84

Theatrical Release Date: 11/22/1974

Language: English

Genre: Crime, Mystery

MPAA Rating: PG

Director: Sidney Lumet

Actors: Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall, Martin Balsam, Ingrid Bergman, Jacqueline Bisset, Jean-Pierre Cassel

Plot: Famed detective Hercule Poirot finds himself on the Orient Express when a passenger requests his protection. Declining the offer, Poirot then finds himself investigating a murder when the passenger is found dead the next day. While the train is stopped due to snow, Poirot has a few hours to figure out the passengers true identity, interview many passengers and figure out why it all seems to lead back to a 5-year-old kidnapping case. -- Chris Kavan

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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 08/04/2019

Sidney Lumet's assured directing and the star-filled cast over come this Agatha Christie adaptation's overall slightness.

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Chris Kavan - wrote on 04/21/2012

A superb cast and a classic murder/mystery combined with an elegant, European style - all the elements combine to form an overall excellent film and helps solidify Sidney Lumet as one of the great directors. I'm not one that seeks out mystery films that often, but this is worth watching.

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Snoogans - wrote on 10/04/2011

A solid mystery, with a big cast. I enjoy these types of films, when they are done this good. Definitely worth a look.

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