In Victorian England, a master criminal makes elaborate plans to steal a shipment of gold from a moving train.

  1. Michael Crichton

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Sean Connery

    Sean Connery

    Edward Pierce

  2. Donald Sutherland

    Donald Sutherland

    Robert Agar

  3. Lesley-Anne Down

    Lesley-Anne Down


  4. Alan Webb

    Alan Webb

    Edgar Trent

  5. Malcolm Terris

    Malcolm Terris


Full Cast & Crew

The First Great Train Robbery
The First Great Train Robbery



Status Released

Release Information

  • February 2, 1979


    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 50m

Budget $6,000,000.00

Revenue -



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