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Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express

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A Hercule Poirot murder mystery starring
The sumptuous luxury of the world's most famous train makes a fitting setting for an investigation by Belgium's equally famous son. The
Orient Express is forced to make an unscheduled night stop. Most passengers sleep on, but for one it is the sleep from which no-one returns. Screenplay by PAUL DEHN
Produced by JOHN BRABOURNE and RICHARD GOODWIN
Directed by SIDNEY LUMET
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Contributors

Unknown: Hercule Poirot
Play By: Paul Dehn
Produced By: John Brabourne
Produced By: Richard Goodwin
Directed By: Sidney Lumet
Hercule Poirot: Albert Finney (right)
Mrs Hubbard: Lauren Bacall
Bianchi: Martin Balsam
Greta: Ingrid Bergman
Countess Andrenyi: Jaqueline Bisset
Pierre: Jean-Pierre Cassel
Arbuthnot: Sean Connery
Beddoes: John Gielgud
Princess Dragomiroff: Wendy Hiller
McQueen: Anthony Perkins
Mary Debenham: Vanessa Redgrave
Hildegarde: Rachel Roberts
Ratchett: Richard Widmark
Andrenyi: Michael York

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Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express

BBC One London, 31 December 1987 20.45






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