A classic Agatha Christie tale featuring her most famous creation in fictional detective Hercule Poirot, Murder On The Orient Express has seen various iterations through the years and 2017 is bringing one of the most star-studded versions to date.
Featuring Kenneth Branagh – on directorial duties also – and the stunning cast of Penelope Cruz, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Willem Dafoe, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi, Michelle Pfeiffer, Michael Pena, Daisy Ridley and Leslie Odom Jr., the film has its first trailer and it ticks all the boxes.
Sweeping through the carriages and reaching our various suspects, the trailer is minimal yet just enough to introduce us to the stars of the show and tease a rather tense and dramatic film to arrive this winter.
You can watch the trailer for Murder On The Orient Express below.
What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best-selling author Agatha Christie, “Murder on the Orient Express” tells the tale of thirteen strangers stranded on a train, where everyone’s a suspect. One man must race against time to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again. Kenneth Branagh directs and leads an all-star cast including Penelope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley and Josh Gad.