Overview

CIA agent Harry Wargrave is sent to aid Gen. Marenkov, a senior Russian official, who is defecting to the west. Wargrave decides they should travel to safety on a train across Europe, the "Atlantic Express". During the journey they must survive attacks by terrorists and an avalanche, all planned by Russian spy-catcher Nikolai Bunin.

  1. Monte Hellman

    Director

  2. Mark Robson

    Director

  3. Colin Forbes

    Novel

  4. Abraham Polonsky

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Lee Marvin

    Lee Marvin

    Wargrave

  2. Robert Shaw

    Robert Shaw

    Markenkov

  3. Linda Evans

    Linda Evans

    Else Lang

  4. Joe Namath

    Joe Namath

    Leroy

  5. Horst Buchholz

    Horst Buchholz

    Schotten

Full Cast & Crew

Avalanche Express
Avalanche Express

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • September 29, 1979
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 25m

Budget $12.00

Revenue -

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