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The Great Train Robbery (1941)

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62 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Tom Logan is a railroad detective. Tom takes it upon himself to halt the activities of his crooked brother Duke. Duke and his henchman have stolen an entire gold train, including the passengers. These bad guys have stopped the train and ...See moreTom Logan is a railroad detective. Tom takes it upon himself to halt the activities of his crooked brother Duke. Duke and his henchman have stolen an entire gold train, including the passengers. These bad guys have stopped the train and have it backed into lead into a long since abandoned dead-ended tunnel. The nightclub singer Kay Stevens is one the passengers who requires rescuing by Tom. Written by Robert See less
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Olive Cooper (original screenplay) | Garnett Weston (original screenplay) | Robert T. Shannon (original screenplay)
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Updated Feb 28, 1941

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Feb 28, 1941 (United States)

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23 cast members
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Bob Steele
Tom Logan Tom Logan   See fewer
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Claire Carleton
Kay Stevens Kay Stevens   See fewer
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Milburn Stone
Duke Logan Duke Logan   See fewer
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Helen MacKellar
Mrs. Logan Mrs. Logan   See fewer
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Si Jenks
Whiskers Whiskers   See fewer
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Monte Blue
Railroad Superintendant Railroad Superintendant   See fewer
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Jay Novello
Santos Santos   See fewer
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Dick Wessel
Gorman Gorman   See fewer
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Lew Kelly
Dad Halliday Dad Halliday   See fewer
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Guy Usher
Barnsdale Barnsdale   See fewer
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Yakima Canutt
Klefner Klefner   See fewer
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Eddie Acuff
Telegrapher (uncredited) Telegrapher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Franklyn Farnum
Marshal (uncredited) Marshal (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henry Hall
Mack (uncredited) Mack (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Ingram
Spike (uncredited) Spike (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cactus Mack
Engineer's Assistant (uncredited) Engineer's Assistant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Horace Murphy
Ticket Agent (uncredited) Ticket Agent (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack O'Shea
Signal Man (uncredited) Signal Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Virginia Sale
Secretary (uncredited) Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Phillip Trent
Carbine (uncredited) Carbine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Williams
McCoy (uncredited) McCoy (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.4 / 10 | 28 votes