The Who's Who In The Whodunnit! Elegant, escapist entertainment at its stylishly European best. This Agatha Christie whodunnit boasts an incredible international cast of some of the most wonderfully eccentric characters ever created. Ingrid Bergman won an Oscar for her role as the slightly dim-witted, Bible-quoting Swedish missionary. Albert Finney is the dapper detective, Hercule Poirot, for whom murder-solving is a precise, intellectual exercise. Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the famous train's Calais coach, hoping to find the killer of an American millionaire before the local police arrive. Packed with sparkling dialogue and visually rich in texture, this incomparable thriller received six Academy Award nominations.

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Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

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Mystery/Drama/Crime/Suspense/Thriller · 2h 8m · 11/24/1974

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The greatest cast of suspicious characters ever involved in murder

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The Who's Who In The Whodunnit! Elegant, escapist entertainment at its stylishly European best. This Agatha Christie whodunnit boasts an incredible international cast of some of the most wonderfully eccentric characters ever created. Ingrid Bergman won an Oscar for her role as the slightly dim-witted, Bible-quoting Swedish missionary. Albert Finney is the dapper detective, Hercule Poirot, for whom murder-solving is a precise, intellectual exercise. Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the famous train's Calais coach, hoping to find the killer of an American millionaire before the local police arrive. Packed with sparkling dialogue and visually rich in texture, this incomparable thriller received six Academy Award nominations.

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Status

Released

Languages

English, French, German, Turkish, Italian, Swedish

Country

United Kingdom

Production Companies

EMI Film Distributors, G.W. Films Limited

Budget

$1,657,695

Revenue

$35,700,000
Part Of
Cast
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Albert Finney

Hercule Poirot
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Nubar Terziyan

Traveling Salesman (uncredited)
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Vanessa Redgrave

Mary Debenham
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Lauren Bacall

Mrs. Hubbard
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Martin Balsam

Bianchi
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Ingrid Bergman

Greta
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Jacqueline Bisset

Countess Andrenyi
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Jean-Pierre Cassel

Pierre (as Jean Pierre Cassel)
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Sean Connery

Col. Arbuthnot
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John Gielgud

Beddoes
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Wendy Hiller

Princess Dragomiroff
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Anthony Perkins

McQueen
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Rachel Roberts

Hildegarde
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Richard Widmark

Ratchett
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Michael York

Count Andrenyi
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Colin Blakely

Hardman (in opening credits) (as Colin Blankey)
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George Coulouris

Doctor
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Denis Quilley

Foscarelli
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Vernon Dobtcheff

Concierge
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Jeremy Lloyd

A.D.C.
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John Moffatt

Chief Attendant
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David de Keyser

Turkish Ticket Collector (voice) (uncredited)
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Leon Lissek

Dining Car Steward (uncredited)
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Robert Rietty

Various Tannoy's (voice) (uncredited)
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George Silver

Orient Express Chef (uncredited)
Crew
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Paul Dehn

Writer
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Sidney Lumet

Director
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Disc Releases
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Murder on the Orient Express

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

9/7/2004

Disc Title Front Cover

Murder on the Orient Express

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

4/25/2017

Disc Title Front Cover

Murder on the Orient Express

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

Disc Title Front Cover

Murder On The Orient Express

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

1/8/2013

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Murder on the Orient Express

(DVD)

9/7/2004

Disc Title Front Cover

Murder on the Orient Express

(Blu-ray)

2/8/2022

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