Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

Genres - Crime, Drama, Mystery-Suspense, Thriller  |   Release Date - Nov 22, 1974  |   Run Time - 128 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - PG
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Murder on the Orient Express is a 1974 British mystery film directed by Sidney Lumet, produced by John Brabourne and Richard B. Goodwin, and based on the 1934 novel Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie.

The film features the Belgian detective Hercule Poirot (Albert Finney), who is asked to investigate the murder of an American business tycoon aboard the Orient Express train. The suspects are portrayed by an all-star cast, including Lauren Bacall, Ingrid Bergman, Sean Connery, John Gielgud, Vanessa Redgrave, Michael York, Jacqueline Bisset, Anthony Perkins and Wendy Hiller. The screenplay is by Paul Dehn as well as an uncredited Anthony Shaffer.

The film was commercially and critically well-received, as well as receiving six nominations at the 47th Academy Awards: Best Actor (Finney), Best Supporting Actress (Bergman), Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Original Score, Best Cinematography, and Best Costume Design. Of these nominations, Bergman was the only winner.

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Box Office

$27,659,517

Themes

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1930s, British, Detective, Film Based On A Novel, Hercule Poirot, Investigation, Justice, Mind-Bending/Experimental, Orient Express, Snow, Train, Whodunit

Attributes

Based On: Murder on the Orient Express
Filming Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Narrative Location: Istanbul, Long Island, Yugoslavia
Subject: detective, family, family relation, kidnapping, murder, revenge
Time Period: 1935

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Alternate Titles

Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express
, GB
Án Mạng Trên Chuyến Tàu Tốc Hành Phương Đông
VN
Asesinato en el Expreso de Oriente
VE
Asesinato en el Expreso Oriente
CL
Asesinato en el Orient Express
AR, ES
Assassinat a l'Orient Express
ES
Assassinato no Expresso Oriente
BR
Assassinato no Orient Express
BR
Assassinio sull'Orient Express
IT
Crima din Orient Express
RO
Crimen en el Expreso de Oriente
AR
Crimen en el expreso de Oriente
EC
Crimen en el Expreso de oriente
UY
Gyilkosság az Orient expresszen
HU
Hercule Poirot Mord i Orientexpressen
DK
Idän pikajunan arvoitus
FI
Le crime de l'Orient-Express
CA, FR
Moord in de Orient Express
NL
Mord im Orient-Express
AT, DE
Mord på Orientekspressen
NO
Morderstwo w Orient Ekspresie
PL
Mordet i Orient-ekspressen
DK
Mordet på Orient-Expressen
FI
Mordet på Orientexpressen
SE
Muerte en el Expreso de Oriente
MX
Murder on the Orient Express
AU, CA, HK, IN, ID, IL, KR, NL, PH, ZA, TH, GB, US
Omor in Orient Express
RO
Oriento kyûkô satsujin jiken
JP
Sark ekspresinde cinayet
TR
Slepkavība Austrumu ekspresī
LV
Ubojstvo u Orient Expressu
HR
Um Crime no Expresso do Oriente
PT
Vražda v Orient exprese
SK
Vrazda v Orient expresu
, CZ
Žmogžudystė Rytų eksprese
LT
Έγκλημα στο Orient Express
GR
Έγκλημα στο Οριάν Εξπρές
GR
Вбивство у Східному експресі
UA
Убийство в Восточном экспрессе
, RU
Убийство в Ориент експрес
BG
Убиство у Оријент експресу
RS
オリエント急行殺人事件(1974)
JP
东方快车谋杀案
CN
東方快車謀殺案
TW
火車情殺案
HK
火车谋杀案
CN
오리엔트 특급 살인사건
KR
오리엔트 특급살인
KR