Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

Sidney Lumet directs this adaptation of Agatha Christie's classic murder-mystery novel featuring an ensemble cast lead by Albert Finney.

In December 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot (Finney) is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before.

Winner of Best Supporting Actress (Bergman), 1975 Academy Awards; Best Supporting Actor (Gielgud), Best Supporting Actress (Bergman) and the Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music (Bennett), 1975 BAFTA Awards.
1974Rating: PG, Violence128 minsUK
CrimeDramaMystery
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Time Out

Time Out

press

Lumet ensures a smooth ride, but as usual takes too long to say what he means and brings the Express in 20 minutes late.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

press

An elaborate and witty tribute that never for a moment condescends to the subject.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

press

The movie provides a good time, high style, a loving salute to an earlier period of filmmaking...

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Not a classic but definitely up there with the best Poirot features.

4.0
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Time Out

Time Out

press

Lumet ensures a smooth ride, but as usual takes too long to say what he means and brings the Express in 20 minutes late.

0
The New York Times

The New York Times

press

An elaborate and witty tribute that never for a moment condescends to the subject.

0
Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

press

The movie provides a good time, high style, a loving salute to an earlier period of filmmaking...

0
Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Not a classic but definitely up there with the best Poirot features.

4.0
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