Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express is seen as a British classic in television, with the release of the upcoming film’s first trailer today, the adaptation has had a sparklingly Hollywood makeover featuring an all-star cast.
Kenneth Branagh directs the adaptation of Christie’s 1934 best-selling novel, as well as starring as formidable detective Hercule Poirot. The film features an array of famous faces, including: Penelope Cruz, Judi Dench, Willem Dafoe, Michelle Pfeiffer, Johnny Depp, Daisy Ridley and Josh Gad.
Check the trailer out below:
The impressive cast aside, the novel focuses on Poriot’s investigation into a murder aboard a luxurious sleeper train that suddenly stops due to a snowdrift whilst its journey through Europe. With the passengers trapped together, it seems everyone is a suspect.
Murder on the Orient Express is to be released November 10.