Murder on the Orient Express

Director:   Sidney Lumet
Year:   1974
Language:   English
Time:   128 minutes

An all-star cast is headed by Albert Finney as Hercule Poirot who plumbs the shallows of this Agatha Christie favorite. Come and enjoy the costumes, the scenery and the scene stealing.

The film received an Academy Award for best supporting actress and received five other nominations.

Rated PG.

Post-film discussion led by Pam Splaine.


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