A Haunting in Venice (2023)
Director: Kenneth Branagh Run Time: 103 min. Rating: PG-13 Release Year: 2023
Starring: Camille Cottin, Jamie Dornan, Kenneth Branagh, Kyle Allen, Tina Fey
Country: United States
About the film:
Death is just the beginning. Actor and director Kenneth Branagh returns in a terrifying mystery featuring the return of Agatha Christie’s Hercule Poirot.
Celebrated sleuth Hercule Poirot, now retired and living in self-imposed exile in Venice, reluctantly attends a Halloween séance at a decaying, haunted palazzo. When one of the guests is murdered, the detective is thrust into a sinister world of shadows and secrets.
About the filmmaker:
Kenneth Branagh is a renowned storyteller born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He trained at London’s Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and performed with the Royal Shakespeare Company. He has directed and starred in his own critically acclaimed and accessible film adaptations, including Henry V, Much Ado About Nothing, and Hamlet. His many other credits include Sleuth, Thor, Cinderella, and his most personal story, 2021’s Belfast. His films have screened at Venice, Toronto, Cannes, and other festivals around the world, and he has received five Academy Award nominations across five different categories.
After working together on 2017’s Murder on the Orient Express, Branagh reunited with screenwriter Michael Green for their next Agatha Christie adaptations, Death on the Nile and A Haunting in Venice (2023).See our upcoming films