20th Century Studios has released a new trailer for their film titled Death on the Nile. This trailer shows us a group of desperate cruise ship passengers trying to uncover the killer lurking among them. In addition to the trailer, they also launched a poster that is quite stunning.
The new trailer continues to tease out the latest murder mystery Hercule Poirot will face when the detective is invited to the wedding by the bride who worries that not all of her guests are her friends. The promo also highlights Poirot’s determination to find the culprit, which proves extremely difficult as all the guests have motives against an unknown victim.
Set to hit theaters on February 11, 2022, the film takes its story from Agatha Christie’s 1973 novel of the same name. Kenneth Branagh will reprise his role from Murder on the Orient Express in 2017 as the famous investigator and detective, Hercule Poirot, and also returns as director.
Story Death on the Nile is an adaptation of the novel by Agatha Christie which was first published in 1937. This novel tells about Porot’s vacation trip in Egypt and then he is involved in a murder mystery related to a love triangle story. And this story was also filmed in 1978 with Bette Davis, Mia Farrow, Angela Lansbury, Maggie Smith, Jack Warden, Sam Wanamaker and Peter Ustinov as Hercule Poirot.
While the official synopsis for Death on the Nile is:
Belgian detective Hercule Poirot’s Egyptian vacation aboard a glamorous river steamer turns into a terrifying search for a killer when a newlywed couple’s honeymoon is tragically cut short. Set against an epic backdrop of sprawling desert landscapes and the majestic pyramids of Giza, this dramatic tale of love features a cosmopolitan group of impeccably dressed travelers and enough surprises to keep audiences guessing until the end.
While the full line-up of the cast is Kenneth Branagh once again playing the role of the Belgian detective, the famous Hercule Poirot, Tom Bateman who reprises the role of Bouc from Murder on the Orient ExpressAnnette Bening (Captain Marvel), Russell Brand (Ballers), Ali Fazal (Victoria & Abdul), Dawn French (French and Saunders), Gal Gadot (Wonder Woman), Armie Hammer (Call Me by Your Name), Rose Leslie (Game of Thrones), Emma Mackey (Sex Education), Sophie Okonedo (The Secret Life of Bees), Jennifer Saunders (Absolutely Fabulous) and Letitia Wright ( Black Panthers).