It was 1974, and the big movie stars of the day came out for a modern adaptation of Agatha Christie’s beloved mystery Murder on the Orient Express—including Lauren Bacall, Ingrid Bergman, Jacqueline Bisset, Sean Connery, Albert Finney, John Gielgud, Anthony Perkins, and Vanessa Redgrave.
And wouldn’t you know, they made it a good one.
Murder on the Orient Express is a lavish film with sumptuous atmosphere, stylish costumes, authentic details, and rich characterizations by an all-star cast. The movie received six Academy Award nominations, and Ingrid Bergman even won.
Whether you remember who dunnit or not, if you love good mysteries, this is a movie for you.
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