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The U. Hercule Poirot is traveling when he is suddenly called back to London. He travels back with a friend, a director of the Wagon Lit. Company, to Calais. During the first night of the trip, the train is forced to stop due to a snow drift that has partially obstructed the tracks. The next morning the body of one of the passengers is found, the victim having suffered multiple stab wounds. At the request of the company's director, Poirot launches an investigation into the man's death and quickly discovers that there is no shortage of suspects among the travelers.
Murder on the Orient Express is a mystery thriller film directed by Kenneth Branagh with a screenplay by Michael Green , based on the novel of the same name by Agatha Christie. The film is the fourth screen adaptation of Christie's novel, following the film , a TV film version, and a episode of the television series Agatha Christie's Poirot. The obsessive-compulsive —who seeks balance in life, and considers his case-solving ability to see a lie amid truth to be a curse—wants to rest in Istanbul , but must return to London for another case. His friend Bouc, director of the Simplon -route Orient Express service, arranges a bunk for him aboard the train. Unscrupulous businessman Edward Ratchett offers to hire Poirot as his bodyguard during the three-day journey, having received threatening letters from an unknown party, but Poirot refuses. That night, Poirot hears strange noises coming from Ratchett's compartment, and later sees someone in a red kimono running down the hallway. An avalanche derails the train's engine, stranding the passengers.
Sign in. When a murder occurs on the train on which he's travelling, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case. Hercule Poirot, the best detective in the world decides to travel on the Orient Express. The train accidentally gets stopped because of a small avalanche. Little did he know that a murder was planned and that a person on this train was capable of committing such crime. Having just solved a mysterious theft in Jerusalem, the famed Belgian moustachioed detective, Hercule Poirot, is in need of balancing things in his life with a small vacation, in Istanbul.
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Sign in. Breakout star Erin Moriarty of " The Boys " shouts out her real-life super squad of actors. Watch now. Title: Murder on the Orient Express The cast of Murder on the Orient Express share stories of their co-star Johnny Depp , while three of the ensemble can't stop laughing. Get on board. In December , when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before.
It's no secret there's a twist at the end of Murder on the Orient Express. Kenneth Branagh's movie, which he both directed and stars in, is a glossy, star-studded but mostly faithful take. With the film finally in cinemas, let's discuss that year-old shocker. Forced to travel back to England to help with a previous investigation, he takes the Orient Express - along with a surprisingly large group of other passengers considering it's the height of winter. The victim in question is Samuel Ratchett, played by Johnny Depp.