Season 40, Episode 18 Poirot: Murder on the Orient Express

First Aired: July 11, 2010

Agatha Christie's "Murder on the Orient Express," in which a London-bound Hercule Poirot (David Suchet) investigates the death of an American businessman (Toby Jones)---who'd asked him for protection---on a train that's stuck in a snowdrift. He's aided in the investigation by an amateur sleuth (Samuel West) and the railway director (Serge Hazanavicius).

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Sam Crane Lt. Blanchflower
Susanne Lothar Hildegarde Schmidt
Toby Jones Samuel Ratchett
Brian J. Smith Hector MacQueen
Jessica Chastain Mary Debenham
Eileen Atkins Princess Dragomiroff
Barbara Hershey Mrs. Hubbard
Hugh Bonneville Edward Masterman
David Morrissey Col. John Arbuthnot
Joseph Mawle Antonio Foscarelli
Samuel West Dr. Constantine
Elena Satine Countess Elena Andrenyi

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