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Ten Little Indians (1974)
"Ein Unbekannter rechnet ab" (original title)

PG  |   |  Mystery, Thriller  |  6 June 1975 (UK)
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Agatha Christie tale of 10 people invited to an isolated place only to find that an unseen person is killing them one by one. One of them?

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Inspector (as Nasser Malek Moti-I)
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U. N. Owen (voice)
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Storyline

A group is invited, under false pretenses, to an isolated hotel in the Iranian desert. After dinner, a cassette tape accuses them all of crimes that they have gotten away with. One by one they begin to die, in accordance to the Ten Little Indians nursery rhyme. After a search is made of the hotel, they realize that the murderer is one of them. A few members of the group attempt to trust each other, but the question still remains, who can one trust? And who will leave the hotel alive? Written by Nick Johansen

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They were all invited to a party. But it was really an invitation to a murder- their own. See more »

Genres:

Mystery | Thriller

Certificate:

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Release Date:

6 June 1975 (UK)  »

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10 Little Indians  »

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Box Office

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ESP 26,293,306 (Spain) (3 September 1999)
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1.66 : 1
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Trivia

The name of the song that French crooner Charles Aznavour sang was his trademark tune "The Old Fashioned Way". See more »

Goofs

Blore shorts out the generator. However, when the murderer is revealed, the lights above the pool table are on. See more »

Quotes

Judge Arthur Cannon: Listen, why don't I trust you, and you trust me?
Dr. Edward Armstrong: The famous last words?
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Cast, in the order of their disappearance: See more »

Connections

Version of Ten Little Indians (1989) See more »

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Dance In The Old Fashioned Way (Les Plaisirs Démodés)
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Composed and Performed by Charles Aznavour
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Excellent adaptation - it works!
10 January 2000 | by (France) – See all my reviews

OK, it's slow, it's typically "British" and a bit out of fashion, but this movie is really close to the novel and you cannot unlike it if you have loved the book. Besides, the performances of the actors are great and the end is one of the best I have ever seen.


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