U certificateThe First Great Train Robbery is a Film programme that first aired in 1978 and has been classified a U certificate.

The First Great Train Robbery is a 4 star programme

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The First Great Train Robbery (1978)

Directed by
Michael Crichton

Sean Connery stars in the stylish thriller set in Victorian England. A gentleman crook and a master safe-cracker attempt the first moving train robbery. Their target is a British Army payroll on its way to the Crimean War.

Written by

Also known as "El Primer Gran Asalto al Tren", "El Primer Gran Robo al Tren", "La Grande Attaque du Train d'Or"

Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1978

4/5 Stars

Classification: U Certificate

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Colour


Image for Sean ConnerySean Connery...Edward Pierce
Image for Donald SutherlandDonald Sutherland...Robert Agar
Lesley-Anne Down...Miriam
Alan Webb...Edgar Trent
Malcolm Terris...Henry Fowler
Robert Lang...Inspector Sharp
Image for Michael ElphickMichael Elphick...Burgess
Wayne Sleep...Clean Willy Williams
Pamela Salem...Emily Trent
Gabrielle Lloyd...Elizabeth Trent
George Downing...Barlow
James Cossins...Inspector Harranby
John Bett...McPherson
Peter Benson...Station Despatcher
Janine Duvitski...Maggie