Movies based on works by Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie is best known for her detective novels, short story collections, plays and famous detective sleuths Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple. She is hot than ever in 2017 because of the in theatre movie adaptation Murder on the Orient Express, we are listing her famous classic crime movie adaptions for you to watch.

Release Date
2017-11-03
  • Rate : 6.5
  • Production Companies : 20th Century Fox, The Mark Gordon Company, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation,
  • Director : Janet Kellock, Nicoletta Mani, Sylvia Parker,
  • Stars : Kenneth Branagh,Penélope Cruz,Willem Dafoe,
  • Genius Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an American tycoon aboard the Orient Express train.
Release Date
2010-07-11
  • Rate : 7
  • Production Companies : ITV Studios,
  • Director : Philip Martin,
  • Stars : David Suchet,Toby Jones,Brian J. Smith,
  • Poirot investigates the murder of a shady American businessman stabbed in his compartment on the Orient Express when it is blocked by a blizzard in Croatia.
Release Date
2001-04-22
  • Rate : 5.30
  • Production Companies : CBS Drama,
  • Director : Carl Schenkel,
  • Stars : Alfred Molina,Meredith Baxter,Leslie Caron,
  • Agatha Christie's classic whodunit speeds into the twenty-first century. World-famous sleuth Hercule Poirot has just finished a case in Istanbul and is returning home to London onboard the luxurious Orient Express. But, the train comes to a sudden halt when a rock slide blocks the tracks ahead. And all the thrills of riding the famous train come to a halt when a man discovered dead in his compartment, stabbed nine times. The train is stranded. No one has gotten on or gotten off. That can only mean one thing: the killer is onboard, and it is up to Hercule Poirot to find him. [from imdb.com]
Release Date
1974-11-24
  • Rate : 6.90
  • Production Companies : Paramount Pictures, EMI Films Ltd., G.W. Films,
  • Director : Sidney Lumet,
  • Stars : Albert Finney,Lauren Bacall,Martin Balsam,
  • In 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before.
Release Date
1961-01-01
  • Rate : 7.10
  • Production Companies : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM),
  • Director : George Pollock,
  • Stars : Margaret Rutherford,Arthur Kennedy,Muriel Pavlow,
  • Miss Marple believes she’s seen a murder in a passing by train yet when the police find no evidence she decides to investigate it on her own. Her inquisitions lead her to a mountain top. The first of four films starring Margaret Rutherford as Miss Marple that all achieved cult status.
Release Date
1978-10-06
  • Rate : 6.80
  • Production Companies : EMI Films Ltd., Mersham Productions,
  • Director : John Guillermin,
  • Stars : Peter Ustinov,Mia Farrow,Simon MacCorkindale,
  • The film features the Belgian detective Hercule Poirot played by Peter Ustinov. It takes place in Egypt, mostly on the Nile River. Many of the cultural highlights of Egypt are also featured in the film, such as the Great Pyramids, the Sphinx, and temples at Abu Simbal and Karnak.
Release Date
1957-12-17
  • Rate : 8.20
  • Production Companies : Edward Small Productions,
  • Director : John Franco, Emmett Emerson,
  • Stars : Tyrone Power,Marlene Dietrich,Charles Laughton,
  • When Leonard Vole is arrested for the sensational murder of a rich, middle-aged widow, the famous Sir Wilfrid Robarts agrees to appear on his behalf. Sir Wilfrid, recovering from a near-fatal heart attack, is *supposed* to be on a diet of bland, civil suits. But the lure of the criminal courts is too much for him, especially when the case is so difficult: Vole's only alibi witness is his wife, the calm and coldly calculating Christine Vole. Sir Wilfrid's task becomes even more impossible when Christine agrees to be a witness not for the defence but for the prosecution.
Release Date
1965-08-01
  • Rate : 7
  • Production Companies : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM),
  • Director : Frank Tashlin,
  • Stars : Tony Randall,Anita Ekberg,Robert Morley,
  • The Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates a series of murders in London in which the victims are killed according to their initials.
Release Date
1982-03-05
  • Rate : 6.60
  • Production Companies : EMI Films Ltd., G.W. Films, Titan Productions,
  • Director : Guy Hamilton,
  • Stars : Peter Ustinov,Jane Birkin,Nicholas Clay,
  • Trying to find how a millionaire wound up with a phony diamond brings Hercule Poirot to an exclusive island resort frequented by the rich and famous. When a murder is committed, everyone has an alibi.
Release Date
1986-01-08
Release Date
1964-03-01
  • Rate : 6.70
  • Production Companies : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM),
  • Director : George Pollock,
  • Stars : Margaret Rutherford,Ron Moody,Charles Tingwell,
  • A murderer is brought to court and only Miss Marple is unconvinced of his innocence. Once again she begins her own investigation. The third Miss Marple film starring Margaret Rutherford as the quirky amateur detective.
Release Date
2017-09-14
  • Rate : 7.10
  • Production Companies : Fred Films, Brilliant Films,
  • Director : Gilles Paquet-Brenner,
  • Stars : Christina Hendricks,Gillian Anderson,Glenn Close,
  • An engaged woman holds off on marriage until the identity of the person who poisoned her grandfather is found.
Release Date
2008-10-15
Release Date
1981-03-08
  • Rate : 5.70
  • Production Companies :
  • Director :
  • Stars : John Gielgud,Cheryl Campbell,Rula Lenska,
  • When two mysterious deaths mar an otherwise pleasant weekend in the English countryside, unflappable flapper Lady Eileen Brent (Cheryl Campbell) teams up with the dashing Jimmy Thesinger (James Warwick) to solve the dastardly deeds. Their sleuthing leads them into a world of espionage and international intrigue as they discover a secret society known as "The Seven Dials" and the attempted theft of top-secret government documents.
Release Date
1997-07-01
  • Rate : 5.30
  • Production Companies :
  • Director : Charles Beeson,
  • Stars : Colin Buchanan,Hermione Norris,Leslie Phillips,
  • Writer Mark Easterbrook has a vested interest in solving the murder of a priest. That's because Mark himself is under suspicion. But to save his reputation and put the real killer behind bars, he'll have to go through a mysterious list of names that's suddenly turned up and may hold the key to the murderer's identity.
Release Date
2014-03-28
  • Rate : 5.5
  • Production Companies : Open Road Films, QED International, Albert S. Ruddy Productions,
  • Director : Janine Gosselin, Babette Stith,
  • Stars : Arnold Schwarzenegger,Sam Worthington,Mireille Enos,
  • In "Sabotage", Arnold Schwarzenegger leads an elite DEA task force that takes on the world's deadliest drug cartels. When the team successfully executes a high-stakes raid on a cartel safe house, they think their work is done - until, one-by-one, the team members mysteriously start to be eliminated. As the body count rises, everyone is a suspect.
Release Date
1992-12-27
  • Rate : 7.20
  • Production Companies : British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), A&E Television Networks,
  • Director : Norman Stone,
  • Stars : Joan Hickson,Claire Bloom,Barry Newman,
  • A town busybody is poisoned at a busy reception in the home of famous film star Marina Gregg. The poisoned drink seemed intended for Marina, but Miss Marple is not so sure. She sets out to discover the true identity of the killer before he or she can strike again.
Release Date
2010-05-23
  • Rate : 0
  • Production Companies : ITV Studios,
  • Director :
  • Stars : Julia McKenzie,
  • A troubled Hollywood star and her husband move to St. Mary Mead, but their arrival becomes clouded in tragedy when a fan is fatally poisoned during a garden fête.
Release Date
2013-06-16
  • Rate : 7
  • Production Companies : WGBH Boston, Agatha Christie Ltd, Chorion,
  • Director : Charlie Palmer,
  • Stars : Julia McKenzie,Charity Wakefield,Robert Webb,
  • Miss Marple is drawn into a case of intrigue and black magic when a major who bragged of owning a photo of a murderer dies under mysterious circumstances.
Release Date
2004-09-22