This crime mystery revolves around murder on a luxurious train ‘The Orient Express’ that is traversing various European cities.
While interacting with some of the guests on the train, Detective Hercule (Kenneth Branagh) is approached by Edward Ratchett (Johnny Depp) who fears that his life is being threatened. The detective brushes off Ratchett’s fears.
Later on, Ratchett is found dead. It’s a race against time for Detective Hercule to find the killer as he suspects one of the passengers is hiding a secret that leads to the killer.
The film stars Johnny Depp (Pirates of the Caribbean film series), Judi Dench (Skyfall), Kenneth Branagh (Dunkirk), Leslie Odom Jr (Person of Interest), Michelle Pfeiffer (Dark Shadows), Penelope Cruz (The Hitman’s Bodyguard), Willem Dafoe (John Wick) , Josh Gad (Beauty and the Beast) and Daisy Ridley (Stars Wars: The Force Awakens).