Von Ryan's Express

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Az elrabolt expresszvonat ( Hungary ), Colonel von Ryans Expreß ( West Germany ), El coronel Von Ryan ( Spain ), El expreso de Von Ryan ( Venezuela ), Expres Von Ryana ( Poland ), Fedailer birligi ( Turkey ), Fon Rayanov ekspres ( Soviet Union ), Il colonnello Von Ryan ( Italy ), Kuoleman juna ( Finland ), Kuolemanjuna ( Finland ), L'express du colonel Von Ryan ( Canada / France ), O Expresso de Von Ryan ( Brazil / Portugal ), To express tou von Ryan ( Greece ), Von Ryan's ekspres ( Denmark ), Von Ryan's express - kuolemanjuna ( Finland ), Von Ryans Express ( Finland )

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Von Ryan's Express

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Cast Open full cast

Frank Sinatra

Col. Joseph L. Ryan

Trevor Howard

Major Eric Fincham

Raffaella Carrà

Gabriella (as Raffaella Carra)

Brad Dexter

Sgt. Bostick

Storyline

August, 1943. Colonel Joseph Ryan of the US Army Air Forces is shot down in Italy and taken to a prison camp populated by the Royal Army's 9th Fusiliers and run by sadistic commandant Battaglia. With the recent passing of their commanding colonel, the 9th Fusiliers under Major Eric Fincham must now answer to the new senior officer of the prisoners, Ryan. Also in the camp are several American prisoners who don't cotton to Major Fincham's stubborn passive resistance to ... more


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rooster

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A+

Another really good war movie10 October 2016

I saw it many times at the drive-in, when I actually went there to watch the movie.

ILuvMovies

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A+

Great movie31 July 2015

Great action war movie with a unique aspect as the former prisoners of war use a train to try and make their escape to freedom. They battle through enemy territory, survive fire and aerial attacks and then the climactic scene in the Alps. Will they escape - you should do yourself a favour and... more

Lizzy

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Thanks for that comment good to know.30 January 2012

Thanks for that comment good to know.

Mad About Movies

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thanks29 December 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

richie74

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B+

Classic Action Adventure12 October 2011

Award winning entertaining movie and worth a viewing

richie74

Karma289742

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B+

thanks for the insight and comment15 August 2011

gives us info about the movie

type casting

Karma159850

Grade

B+

Fictional but based in fact20 April 2011

This is a largely forgotten film from the days of the war epic. So many great war movies came out, Bridge on the River Kwai, Stalag 17, Kelly's Heroes, Dirty Dozen, A Bridge Too Far, Bridge at Remagen, The Great Escape, etc; that this film is often overlooked. But take the opportunity to see this... more

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