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July 22, 2014
Murder On The Orient Express (1974)
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Murder On The Orient Express
Tagline: The Who's Who in the Whodunnit!
Category: Crime, Mystery
Director: Sidney Lumet
Cast: Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall, Martin Balsam, Ingrid Bergman, Jacqueline Bisset, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Sean Connery, John Gielgud, Wendy Hiller, Anthony Perkins, Vanessa Redgrave, Rachel Roberts, Richard Widmark, Michael York, Colin Blakely
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Plot Summary
After solving a case, Hercule Poirot takes the Orient Express home. On board is Ratchett, a millionaire and his secretary Hector MacQueen and butler Beddoes. Also there is a Count and Countess, a Colonel, a bossy American woman, an Italian, a Princess and her nurse and Pierre, the conductor. The train gets stuck in the snow and during the night, Ratchett is murdered, stabbed many times. Poirot and Bianchi (the train's detective and friend) investigate and discover that Ratchett and the rest of the passengers are involved in the "Daisy Armstrong" case in which a child was taken for ransom and then horribly killed...
 
 
Cast List
Albert Finney           Hercule Poirot
Lauren Bacall           Harriet Belinda Grunvald Hubbard
Martin Balsam           Mr. Bianchi
Ingrid Bergman           Greta Ohlsson
Jacqueline Bisset           Countess Helena Maria
Jean-Pierre Cassel           Conductor Pierre Paul Michel
Sean Connery           Colonel Arbuthnot
John Gielgud           Mr. Beddoes
Wendy Hiller           Princess Natalia Dragomiroff
Anthony Perkins           Hector Willard MacQueen
Vanessa Redgrave           Mary Hermione Debenham
Rachel Roberts           Fraulein Hildegarde Schmidt
Richard Widmark           Samuel Edward Ratchett
Michael York           Count Rudolf Andrenyi
Colin Blakely           Cyrus Bentham 'Dick' Hardman