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Death on the Nile is an American mystery thriller film. It is directed by Kenneth Branagh, written by Michael Green, and based on the 1937 novel of the same name by Agatha Christie. The film is a sequel to the 2017 film, Murder on the Orient Express and features Kenneth Branagh as Hercule Poirot, along with an ensemble cast that includes Gal Gadot, Letitia Wright, Armie Hammer, Annette Bening, Ali Fazal, Sophie Okonedo, Tom Bateman, Emma Mackey, Dawn French, Rose Leslie, Jennifer Saunders, and Russell Brand. It is the third film adaptation of the novel after the 1978 film and the 2004 episode of the television series Agatha Christie's Poirot.


Hercule Poirot is assigned with a mission to find a killer while on a vacation in Egypt.


Song list

Main article: Death on the Nile (soundtrack)
  • "That's All"
  • "Up Above My Head"
  • "Rock Me"
  • "Shout, Sister, Shout!"
  • "Nobody's Fault But Mine"
  • "Stand By Me"


On the review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, 66% of 190 critics' reviews are positive, with an average rating of 5.90/10. The website's consensus reads, "Old-fashioned to a fault, the solidly entertaining Death on the Nile is enlivened by its all-star cast and director-star Kenneth Branagh's obvious affection for the material." Metacritic, which uses a weighted average, assigned the film a score of 52 out of 100 based on 50 critics, indicating "mixed or average reviews".



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