Actors: Burt Lancaster

The Train

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The Train

It carried their hopes, their nation's honour!

19642 h 13 min
Overview

As the Allied forces approach Paris in August 1944, German Colonel Von Waldheim is desperate to take all of France's greatest paintings to Germany. He manages to secure a train to transport the valuable art works even as the chaos of retreat descends upon them. The French resistance however wants to stop them from stealing their national treasures but have received orders from London that they are not to be destroyed. The station master, Labiche, is tasked with scheduling the train and making it all happen smoothly but he is also part of a dwindling group of resistance fighters tasked with preventing the theft. He and others stage an elaborate ruse to keep the train from ever leaving French territory.

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Director John Frankenheimer, Arthur Penn
Runtime 2 h 13 min
Release Date 21 September 1964
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Updated: October 6, 2016 — 12:56 am

The Cassandra Crossing

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The Cassandra Crossing

The Fear Is Spreading

19762 h 09 min
Overview

The Cassandra Crossing is an all-star disaster spectacular telling of the terrifying odyssey of 1000 doomed passengers trapped aboard a plague-infested train. A terrorist infected with a deadly virus boards the Stockholm to Geneva Express and exposes all aboard to the disease. Colonel Mackenzie (Burt Lancaster) is called in to handle the situation and finds Dr. Chamberlain (Richard Harris) who is on board the train. Mackenzie decides to re-route the train to the Cassandra Crossing where it will plunge into oblivion. But passengers miraculously begin to recover and Chamberlain must race against time to disconnect the cars.

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Runtime 2 h 09 min
Release Date 18 December 1976
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Updated: October 5, 2016 — 3:38 pm