A Haunting in Venice – 2023 Movie Release

The third Kenneth Branagh movie in his Agatha Christie detective Hercule Poirot mystery series will be released in theaters on September 15, 2023. The film is a Gothic mystery directed by Branagh who also stars as the Belgium detective Hercule Poirot.

A Haunting In Venice Release Date, Cast, Trailer, Plot And More Details

Kenneth Branagh as Hercule Poirot

The story is set in post-World War Two in Venice, Italy. It’s about retired detective Hercule Poirot who must solve the murder of a guest at a séance he had attended. The movie is billed as “an unsettling supernatural thriller.” It was filmed in England and Venice.

Kenneth Branagh is an Irish actor and director whose previous Poirot films were Murder on the Orient Express 2017 and Death on the Nile 2022. He is also known for directing Thor, Hamlet, Belfast, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, and Jack Ryan Shadow Recruit.

Michael Green wrote the screenplay based the novel “Halloween Party” by Agatha Christie that has never been adapted to film before. Green’s screenplay credits include Logan, Green Lantern, Blade Runner 2049, and Heroes.

A Haunting in Venice' Casts Tina Fey, Jamie Dornan, Michelle Yeoh

Kenneth Branagh, Michelle Yeoh, Jamie Dornan, Tina Fey

The film has an ensemble cast of:

Kenneth Branagh

Michelle Yeoh (Everything Everywhere All at Once, Tomorrow Never Dies, Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon)

Jamie Dorman (Belfast, The Fall, A Private War)

Tina Fey (30 Rock, Date Night, Sisters)

Kelly Reilly (Yellowstone, Sherlock Holmes, Pride and Prejudice)

Emma Laird (Mayor of Kingstown)

Kyle Allen (Rosaline, West Side Story)

Camille Cottin (Allied, Call My Agent, House of Gucci)

Riccardo Scarmarcio (Caravaggio’s Shadow, Mine Vaganti, John Wise 3)

Jude Hill (Belfast)

Ali Khan (6 Underground, Halo)

Everything We Know About 'The Haunting In Venice': Cast, Plot, Release Date

Agatha Christie (1890-1976) was a British writer who wrote 66 detective novels plus several plays and short stories. She is the highest selling novelist of all time with two billion copies sold. Most of her novels revolve around two detectives: Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple. Both have been the characters for films, TV series, plays, and radio shows.

Hercule Poirot is a fictional Belgium detective in 33 novels, two plays, and 51 short stories. His appearance is neat to perfection and has a military moustache. He is brilliant, eccentric, quaint, dandified, ego-centric, and obsessive-compulsive.

Poirot movie adaptations have been made of the following novels:

Death on the Nile

Murder on the Orient Express

Evil Under the Sun

Appointment With Death

Thirteen at Dinner

The ABC Murders

Black Coffee

Peril at End House

Actors who have played Hercule Poirot: Tony Randall, Albert Finney, Peter Ustinov, Ian Holm, David Suchet, Alfred Molina, Kenneth Branagh, and John Malkovich.


Bruce J. Wood
Bruce J. Wood
Bruce J. Wood, founder of AOIDE Bruce J. Wood has worked on Wall Street in business finance and strategy, and has written hundreds of finance business plans, strategic plans, economic feasibility studies, and economic impact studies. Bruce has lectured on creativity and strategic thinking, as well as worked on the development of numerous publishing, film, television, and performing arts projects, along with downtown revitalizations, using the arts as an economic catalyst. As an aficionado of music, art, and dance, Bruce is also a writer and an outdoor enthusiast. He has written poetry, blogs, articles, and many creative project concepts. He lives in the Metro Detroit area and enjoys writing poetry, backpacking, and ballroom dancing.

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