"The Great Train Robbery" quotes

The Great Train Robbery poster
England, 1850s. A master criminal aims to rob a train of a large sum of gold. Security is incredibly tight and the task seems an impossible one. However, he has a plan and just the right people to carry it out.

Director: Michael Crichton
Writer: Michael Crichton (screenplay by), Michael Crichton (based on his novel)
Production: MGM
Year: 1978
MetaScore: 68/100
ImdbRating: 6.9
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 02 Feb 1979
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination.

24 Clips


Pierce - Sean Connery
Trent - Alan Webb
Sharp - Robert Lang
Burgess - Michael Elphick
Clean Willy - Wayne Sleep
Emily Trent - Pamela Salem
Elizabeth Trent - Gabrielle Lloyd
Harranby - James Cossins
McPherson - John Bett
Station Despatcher - Peter Benson
Trent's Butler (as Brian De Salvo) - Brian de Salvo
Prosecutor - Donald Churchill
Captain Jimmy - Brian Glover
Connaught - Noel Johnson
Burke - Patrick Barr
Lewis - Hubert Rees
Woman on Platform - Agnes Bernelle
P.C. London Bridge Station - Frank McDonald
Rail Guard - Joe Cahill
Chaplain - Cecil Nash
Emma Barnes - Susan Hallinan
Ratting Assistant - Oliver Smith
First Pickpocket - John Altman
Second Pickpocket - Paul Kember
Third Pickpocket - Geoff Ferris
Woman on Strand - Jenny Till
Urchin on Strand - Craig Stokes
Gent on train - Joe Cassidy
Business Owner - Tony Clarkin
Club Waiter - Alan Gibbs
Club Member - Donald Hewlett
Call Girl - Nuala Holloway
Lady in Shop - Cathy Munroe
Posh Gent - Chris Parsons
Onlooker - Mickey Varey