Movie Review Murder on the Orient Express 2017: An Unappealing Holiday Window Display

Movie Review Murder on the Orient Express 2017: An Unappealing Holiday Window Display

Kenneth Branagh’s Agatha Christie adaptation – Murder on the Orient Express 2017 suffers from an uneven ensemble and an overall lack of excitement. Why watch a whodunit if you already know who had done it? The answer lies in our need for comfort. Like the calmness of listening to a favorite song on repeat, there is relatively reassurance, especially on days of uncertainty, in hearing the familiar notes of a charming crime tale and arriving at a…

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Murder on the Orient Express Full Movie: A Good Yarn That Ultimately Frays At The End

Murder on the Orient Express Full Movie: A Good Yarn That Ultimately Frays At The End

The television series Agatha Christie’s Poirot ran from 1989 to 2013 and contained 70 episodes. If you were to take any one of those episodes, give it a much higher production budget and fill it with A-list actors, you’d have Kenneth Branagh’s Murder on the Orient Express 2017 full movie. Instead of trying to upend Agatha Christie’s book or the mystery genre in general, Branagh plays by the rules, wrapping the story in a beautifully crafted production that has a…

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