"Death on the Nile" quotes

Death on the Nile poster
As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before the ship reaches the end of its journey?

Director: John Guillermin
Writer: Anthony Shaffer (screenplay)
Production: EMI Films Ltd.
Year: 1978
MetaScore: 59/100
ImdbRating: 7.3
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 29 Sep 1978
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 5 nominations.

82 Clips

One thing is for certain Madame Doyle was not killed by a fish - Death on the Nile 00:07
One thing is for certain Madame Doyle was not killed by a...
I wouldn't go in there if I were you Dr Bessner is rather cross - Death on the Nile 00:09
I wouldn't go in there if I were you Dr Bessner is rather...
Oh mes petits - Death on the Nile 00:10
Oh mes petits
Quelle trag die - Death on the Nile 00:04
Quelle trag die
What do I have to do with the squalid affairs of the lower classes - Death on the Nile 00:12
What do I have to do with the squalid affairs of the lower...
Mr Doyle I tell you that I Salome Otterbourne - Death on the Nile 00:10
Mr Doyle I tell you that I Salome Otterbourne
What piffle Oh no It's not piffle - Death on the Nile 00:05
What piffle Oh no It's not piffle
It is time for these murders to stop - Death on the Nile 00:14
It is time for these murders to stop
I was hoping to recount to you my recent extraordinary experience - Death on the Nile 00:07
I was hoping to recount to you my recent extraordinary...
Madam do I understand that you have evidence to show who killed Mrs Doyle - Death on the Nile 00:09
Madam do I understand that you have evidence to show who...
But that's the normal sediment for a great bottle of Ch teau Petrus - Death on the Nile 00:14
But that's the normal sediment for a great bottle of Ch teau...
It may be the custom in Paris to go through other people's things - Death on the Nile 00:09
It may be the custom in Paris to go through other people's...
Now if you please leave me alone - Death on the Nile 00:20
Now if you please leave me alone
Let us change for dinner - Death on the Nile 00:13
Let us change for dinner
No My world is the world of grand love and passionate romance - Death on the Nile 00:08
No My world is the world of grand love and passionate...
Ah I am the nasty little eavesdropper Madame - Death on the Nile 00:17
Ah I am the nasty little eavesdropper Madame
Will you not join me for a little refreshment - Death on the Nile 00:22
Will you not join me for a little refreshment
I tell you mon vieux I feel the presence of evil all about me - Death on the Nile 00:09
I tell you mon vieux I feel the presence of evil all about...
How is the sleuthing going - Death on the Nile 00:10
How is the sleuthing going
And why are you looking at me in that too familiar continental way - Death on the Nile 00:07
And why are you looking at me in that too familiar...
I'm referring to the Potsdam pearls Madame - Death on the Nile 00:16
I'm referring to the Potsdam pearls Madame
Impertinence That stole was given to me in Romania - Death on the Nile 00:11
Impertinence That stole was given to me in Romania
Yes let's make a little pause to freshen la toilette - Death on the Nile 00:05
Yes let's make a little pause to freshen la toilette
But it will take more than a serpent to interrupt the investigation - Death on the Nile 00:09
But it will take more than a serpent to interrupt the...
Oh the crime passionnel - Death on the Nile 00:09
Oh the crime passionnel
Well only yesterday she was saying - Death on the Nile 00:11
Well only yesterday she was saying
Last night Monsieur - Death on the Nile 00:06
Last night Monsieur
Poppycock - Death on the Nile 00:12
Poppycock
I suppose that uncouth young man will appear now and attempt to seduce you - Death on the Nile 00:15
I suppose that uncouth young man will appear now and attempt...
You look very sleepy tonight Monsieur Porridge - Death on the Nile 00:16
You look very sleepy tonight Monsieur Porridge
I think a shot of morphia will meet the case - Death on the Nile 00:11
I think a shot of morphia will meet the case
What it amounts to then is after you gave Miss Jacqueline the morphia - Death on the Nile 00:13
What it amounts to then is after you gave Miss Jacqueline...
Ferguson you'd better go and get that that hun doctor from next door - Death on the Nile 00:06
Ferguson you'd better go and get that that hun doctor from...
You know Karl Marx said that religion was the opium of the people - Death on the Nile 00:08
You know Karl Marx said that religion was the opium of the...
I say you're a quack Frau Doyle - Death on the Nile 00:07
I say you're a quack Frau Doyle
Oh yes rams - Death on the Nile 00:16
Oh yes rams
I'm very sorry to see you here Mademoiselle - Death on the Nile 00:14
I'm very sorry to see you here Mademoiselle
One must follow one's star wherever it leads - Death on the Nile 00:11
One must follow one's star wherever it leads
I'm sorry you should have taken Passion Under the Persimmon Tree that way - Death on the Nile 00:27
I'm sorry you should have taken Passion Under the Persimmon...
Sorry Miss Ridgeway - Death on the Nile 00:07
Sorry Miss Ridgeway
Philistine - Death on the Nile 00:07
Philistine
If you know how they're made - Death on the Nile 00:27
If you know how they're made
But these are the papers I told you needed signing - Death on the Nile 00:17
But these are the papers I told you needed signing
Well I seldom talk to strangers but never to strange honeymooners - Death on the Nile 00:07
Well I seldom talk to strangers but never to strange...
Well we've done it - Death on the Nile 00:13
Well we've done it
Are you serious - Death on the Nile 00:06
Are you serious
Do you tango Colonel - Death on the Nile 00:14
Do you tango Colonel
I say bury the dead - Death on the Nile 00:20
I say bury the dead
If you think I'm suffering you're quite wrong - Death on the Nile 00:12
If you think I'm suffering you're quite wrong
I hope you got her to see some sense - Death on the Nile 00:08
I hope you got her to see some sense
Oh I haven't clapped eyes on you since - Death on the Nile 00:07
Oh I haven't clapped eyes on you since
Keep a civil tongue in your head Bowers or you'll be out of a job - Death on the Nile 00:17
Keep a civil tongue in your head Bowers or you'll be out of...
Bitch Everywhere we go she pops up Darling - Death on the Nile 00:08
Bitch Everywhere we go she pops up Darling
This chair is free eh - Death on the Nile 00:07
This chair is free eh
He was her man - Death on the Nile 00:07
He was her man
But she has a hell of a temper and a mind of her own - Death on the Nile 00:09
But she has a hell of a temper and a mind of her own
It was like the moon after sunrise You just don't notice it's there anymore - Death on the Nile 00:06
It was like the moon after sunrise You just don't notice...
The truth yes The truth It's so difficult to tell - Death on the Nile 00:06
The truth yes The truth It's so difficult to tell
Linnet Ridgeway marries penniless Prince Charming - Death on the Nile 00:12
Linnet Ridgeway marries penniless Prince Charming
Temper temper Bowers - Death on the Nile 00:04
Temper temper Bowers
You are Mrs and Miss Otterbourne - Death on the Nile 00:07
You are Mrs and Miss Otterbourne
Somehow I don't think Monsieur Poirot - Death on the Nile 00:12
Somehow I don't think Monsieur Poirot
What you need is a nice cool holiday - Death on the Nile 00:09
What you need is a nice cool holiday
Please do me the kindness of having it removed - Death on the Nile 00:09
Please do me the kindness of having it removed
Rules are made to be broken - Death on the Nile 00:08
Rules are made to be broken
We have found it - Death on the Nile 00:17
We have found it
They're beautiful - Death on the Nile 00:33
They're beautiful
There is a dead cobra over there - Death on the Nile 00:23
There is a dead cobra over there
Just because you've got a grudge against her - Death on the Nile 00:21
Just because you've got a grudge against her
You have a woman - Death on the Nile 00:05
You have a woman
How would a little trip down the Nile suit you - Death on the Nile 00:20
How would a little trip down the Nile suit you
This place is beginning to resemble a mortuary - Death on the Nile 00:12
This place is beginning to resemble a mortuary
Belgian upstart - Death on the Nile 00:08
Belgian upstart
What the hell is going on - Death on the Nile 00:07
What the hell is going on
Simon was mine and he loved me - Death on the Nile 01:06
Simon was mine and he loved me
You damn froggy eavesdropper - Death on the Nile 00:08
You damn froggy eavesdropper
Do forgive me for butting in - Death on the Nile 00:13
Do forgive me for butting in
What a perfectly dreadful woman - Death on the Nile 00:12
What a perfectly dreadful woman
I was mad last night - Death on the Nile 00:15
I was mad last night
What are you thinking I was thinking of Moli re - Death on the Nile 00:10
What are you thinking I was thinking of Moli re
What are you thinking - Death on the Nile 00:46
What are you thinking
Never have I seen such a reptile in a first class cabin - Death on the Nile 00:18
Never have I seen such a reptile in a first class cabin

Cast

Hercule Poirot - Peter Ustinov
Louise Bourget - Jane Birkin
Linnet Ridgeway Doyle - Lois Chiles
Mrs. Van Schuyler - Bette Davis
Jacqueline 'Jackie' De Bellefort - Mia Farrow
Mr. Ferguson - Jon Finch
Rosalie Otterbourne - Olivia Hussey
Manager of the Karnak - I.S. Johar
Andrew Pennington - George Kennedy
Mrs. Salome Otterbourne - Angela Lansbury
Simon Doyle - Simon MacCorkindale
Colonel Race - David Niven
Miss Bowers - Maggie Smith
Dr. Ludwig Bessner - Jack Warden
Barnstaple - Harry Andrews
Rockford - Sam Wanamaker
Doublure lumière - François Guillaume
Schoolteacher - Barbara Hicks
Attendant - Saeed Jaffrey
Workman - Reg Lye
Egyptian - Andrew Manson