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Murder on the Orient Express / [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures Corporation in association with Nat Cohen presents a John Brabourne-Richard Goodwin production ; produced by John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin ; screenplay by Paul Dehn ; directed by Sidney Lumet.

Lumet, Sidney, 1924- (Added Author). Finney, Albert, 1936- (Added Author). Bacall, Lauren, 1924- (Added Author). Balsam, Martin, 1919-1996 (Added Author). Bergman, Ingrid, 1915-1982 (Added Author). Bisset, Jacqueline, 1944- (Added Author). Cassel, Jean-Pierre, 1932-2007 (Added Author). Connery, Sean. (Added Author). Gielgud, John, 1904-2000 (Added Author). Hiller, Wendy. (Added Author). Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976 Murder on the Orient Express. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
San Pierre Branch Library MYS MUR (Text) 30880001045581 DVD MYSTERY Available -
Schricker Main Library MYS MUR (Text) 30032001580791 DVD MYSTERY Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792198247
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 127 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen presentation.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [1974]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1974.
Based on the novel by Agatha Christie.
Special features: Agatha Christie: a portrait; 4 part series: making 'Murder on the Orient Express', All aboard, The ride, The passengers, The end of the line; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Geoffrey Unsworth ; editor, Anne V. Coates ; music composer, Richard Rodney Bennett ; costume designer, Tony Walton ; production designer, Tony Walton.
Participant or Performer Note: Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall, Martin Balsam, Ingrid Bergman, Jacqueline Bisset, Jean Pierre Cassel, Sean Connery, John Gielgud, Wendy Hiller, Anthony Perkins, Vanessa Redgrave, Rachel Roberts, Richard Widmark, Michael York.
Summary, etc.: Hercule Poirot is a dapper detective, aboard the Orient Express, for whom murder-solving is a precise, intellectual exercise. When murder occurs, Poirot agrees to interview all aboard the famous trains Calais coach, hoping to find the killer of an American millionarie before the local police arrive.
System Details Note: DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 1.0 mono.
Language Note: Soundtrack in English and French; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.

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