MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS (2017)
2017, 20th Century Fox, 114 min, Malta/USA, Dir: Kenneth Branagh

What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best-selling author Agatha Christie, MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS tells the tale of 13 strangers stranded on a train, where everyone’s a suspect. One man must race against time to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again. Kenneth Branagh directs and leads an all-star cast including Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley and Josh Gad.


HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS
2002, Warner Bros., 161 min, USA/UK, Dir: Chris Columbus

The adventures of Harry Potter continue! Harry (Daniel Radcliffe) begins his second year at Hogwarts, despite an ominous warning from an elf named Dobby that an imminent threat awaits him. Kenneth Branagh joins the cast as the delightfully pompous Gilderoy Lockhart. With Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, Robbie Coltrane, Richard Harris, Maggie Smith, Alan Rickman.


MY WEEK WITH MARILYN
2011, The Weinstein Company, 99 min, UK, USA, Dir: Simon Curtis

During the British production of THE PRINCE AND THE SHOWGIRL, eager film student and gopher Colin Clark (Eddie Redmayne) diaries about the heated on-set conflict between breathy, Method-y American icon Marilyn Monroe (a luminous Michelle Williams) and the rigorous, classically trained Sir Laurence Olivier (Kenneth Branagh). Colin's insatiable crush on the wiggly starlet is heightened when Marilyn takes a week-long interest in him, inviting the young man into her private world beyond the flashing cameras and Chanel No. 5 - a world racked with insecurities, depression and a desire to be free of her screen persona.


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