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MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS (2017)

MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS (2017)
  • Genre: MYSTERY, Drama

  • Release date(s):

  • Run time: 114 minutes

  • Director(s): Kenneth Branagh

  • Cast: Kenneth Branagh, Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi, Leslie Odom Jr., Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley, Lucy Boynton, Sergei Polunin, Marwan Kenzari, Olivia Colman, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Tom Bateman, Miranda Raison

  • BBFCinsight: moderate violence, occasional bloody images

  • Synopsis: MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS is a mystery drama in which a renowned detective's holiday is interrupted when a murder is committed aboard the train on which he is travelling.

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MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS is a mystery drama in which a renowned detective's holiday is interrupted when a murder is committed aboard the train on which he is travelling.

Violence

Scenes of violence include stabbings, kicks and punches, and a man being hit over the head with the butt of a pistol.

Injury detail

There is some bloody injury detail after a characters is stabbed, and sight of a dead body with blood on it.

There is mild bad language and sex references. Some characters express racist views and, in one scene, a woman points a gun at her head but does not kill herself.

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