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The Great Locomotive Chase (1956)

NR 06/08/1956 (US) ActionAdventureDramaFamilyWarWestern 1h 25m

A true-life spy story of ultimate suspense. High speed and inconceivable bravery!


During the Civil War, a Union spy, Andrews, is asked to lead a band of Union soldiers into the South so that they could destroy the railway system. However, things don't go as planned when the conductor of the train that they stole is on to them and is doing everything he can to stop them. Based on a true story.

  1. Francis D. Lyon


  2. Lawrence Edward Watkin


Top Billed Cast

  1. Fess Parker

    Fess Parker

    James J. Andrews

  2. Jeffrey Hunter

    Jeffrey Hunter

    William A. Fuller

  3. Jeff York

    Jeff York

    William Campbell

  4. John Lupton

    John Lupton

    William Pittenger

  5. Eddie Firestone

    Eddie Firestone

    Robert Buffum

  6. Kenneth Tobey

    Kenneth Tobey

    Anthony Murphy

  7. Don Megowan

    Don Megowan

    Marion A. Ross

  8. Claude Jarman Jr.

    Claude Jarman Jr.

    Jacob Parrott

  9. Harry Carey, Jr.

    Harry Carey, Jr.

    William Bensinger

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The Great Locomotive Chase
The Great Locomotive Chase

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Original Language English

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