During World War II, a French train engineer (Burt Lancaster) attempts to stop a Nazi-led train from leaving France with valuable works of art stolen from a museum. Lancaster performs all of his own stunts in this action-filled drama from influential from director John Frankenheimer (Birdman of Alcatraz, The Manchurian Candidate). Franklin Coen and Frank Davis received Oscar nominations for the film's original screenplay.
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- John Frankenheimer
- 1965 BAFTA®
- Best Film nominee
- Top 100 Thrills nominee
- 1966 Academy Award®
- Best Writing Original Screenplay nominee
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
French, EnglishClosed captioned
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; director's commentary; music-only audio track.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it