The Sleeping Car Murder (1965)

The Sleeping Car Murder





Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Movie Info

The first film directed by Costa-Gavras, The Sleeping Car Murders was based on a novel by Sebastien Japrisot. During a Marseilles-to-Paris overnight train trip, a girl is found dead in a sleeping car. As Paris detective Yves Montand steps up his investigation, more and more passengers turn up murdered. The unlikely climax is the only sore point of this otherwise well-wrought mystery. Bereft of the politicizing of Costa-Gavras' later works, The Sleeping Car Murders exhibits the director's … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Art House & International, Mystery & Suspense
Directed By:
Written By: Costa-Gavras, Sébastien Japrisot
In Theaters:
Productions et Editions Cinematographic Francaise


as Inspeceur Graziani /...

as Éric Grandin

as Eliane Darres

as Le commissaire / Com...

as Georgette Thomas

as Cabourg

as Jean-Lou

as Madame Grazzi

as Police officer

as Eliane's brother

as Veterinarian

as Police officer

as Mme Garaudy

as Georgette's sister

as Veterinary student

as Inspector

as Inspector

as Inspector

as Inspector

as (uncredited)

as The brother

as Train engineer

as Rivolani

as Bar manager

as Rene Cabourg's siste...

as Woman at the pub

as (uncredited)

as (uncredited)

as Employee 'The Arizon...
Show More Cast

News & Interviews for The Sleeping Car Murder

Friend Ratings

No Friends? Inconceivable! Log in to see what your friends have to say.


Critic Reviews for The Sleeping Car Murder

There are no critic reviews yet for The Sleeping Car Murder. Keep checking Rotten Tomatoes for updates!

Audience Reviews for The Sleeping Car Murder

There are no featured audience reviews yet. Click the link below to see what others say about The Sleeping Car Murder!

The Sleeping Car Murder Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss The Sleeping Car Murder on our Movie forum!