Train robbery movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant train robbery movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, humorous and cult film films and TV shows about / with train robbery, gunfight, train, crimes, murder, heist, violence, gun, criminal and revenge plots mostly in Western, Drama and Crime genres shot in USA, Spain, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as train robbery: The Great Train Robbery (2013), Money Train (1995), The Great Train Robbery (1978), Gunday (2014), Gun City (2018), A Long Ride from Hell (1968), Alive or Preferably Dead (1969), The Anonymous Heroes (1971), Robbery (1967), Train for Durango (1968).

List of train robbery movies

The Great Train Robbery (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Two-part BBC drama portraying The Great Train Robbery of 8 August 1963. The first part shows it from the point of view of the robbers, and the second part from the point of view of the police who set out to identify and catch the robbers.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: train robbery, criminal heroes, crimes, partners, law enforcement, group of criminals, friends, danger, crime, train, notoriety, heist ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: england, scotland, europe, britain
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 5.7
 38K
Money Train (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A vengeful New York transit cop decides to steal a trainload of subway fares; his foster brother, a fellow cop, tries to protect him.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train robbery, siblings relations, heist, criminal heroes, buddies, sibling relationship, cons and scams, law enforcement, dishonesty, perfect crime, train, police ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Great Train Robbery (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Victorian England, a master criminal makes elaborate plans to steal a shipment of gold from a moving train.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Plot: heist, train robbery, safecracker, train ride, gold, master criminal, crime, crimes, dishonesty, perfect crime, unlikely criminals, cons and scams ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1850s ...
Place: england, europe, london
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 2.3
 57K
Gunday (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Based in Calcutta during its most unsettled times in the 1970s, the film deals with the inseparable life of Bikram and Bala. The story of 2 boys, boys who became refugees. Refugees who became gun couriers. Gun Couriers who became coal bandits, coal ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, love triangle, gangsters, friendship, train robbery, rivalry, love and romance, crimes, escapades, fall in love, bollywood, coal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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 6.3
 3K
Gun City (2018)
Genre: Crime, History, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Barcelona, ​​Spain, 1921. A tough cop from Madrid arrives in the city to locate, under the suspicious scrutiny of corrupt local police officers, a significant amount of military weaponry stolen from a train, allegedly by revolutionary anarchists.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, exciting, tense ...
Plot: cabaret, police chief, police corruption, train robbery, anarchism, assassination, violence, corruption, corrupt cop, bribery, chief of police, prostitution ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: barcelona, barcelona spain, spain
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A Long Ride from Hell (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mike Sturges and his younger brother, Roy, are sentenced to Yuma Penitentiary on a trumped-up train robbery charge. Both endure cruel treatment before Mike escapes to extract revenge on their enemies.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: train robbery, revenge, massacre, machine gun, shot to death, prison, blood, horse riding, getting home, whiskey, beating, dynamite ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona
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Alive or Preferably Dead (1969)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two brothers, Monty and Ted, will inherit $300,000 if they manage to live together for six months.
Plot: bullet hole, ransom demand, bank, train robbery, stagecoach, street fight, fall in love, horse, bathtub, horse riding, money, house fire ...
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The Anonymous Heroes (1971)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A perennial Chang Cheh favorite, Anonymous Heroes focuses on two vagabond brothers, Meng Kang (David Chiang) and Tieh (Ti Lung) who, in the search for fame and fortune, join in a rebellion against a provincial general. Used to shaking down local ...
Plot: train robbery, martial arts, revolution, gunfight, gun, sacrifice, kung fu, fight, arms deal, republican era china, railway, warlord ...
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 6.8
 1K
Robbery (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A dramatization of the Great Train Robbery. While not a 'how to', it is very detail dependent, showing the care and planning that took place to pull it off.
Style: cult film, british noir
Plot: train robbery, noir, criminal gang, recruiting, electrician, soccer match, career criminal, railway, casino, robbery, escape, airfield ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: london, england, new york
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Train for Durango (1968)
Genre: Western, Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 2 buddy adventurers witness a train-robbery and are then hunting the robbed gold and they also robbed Helen.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: gold, train robbery, gun shooting, safe, duo, frenchwoman, buddy, stolen gold, gunfight, bandit, car, gunshot ...
Place: mexico
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One More Train to Rob (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Harker Flet and compatriots Timothy X. Nolan and Katy, along with three other men, steal $40,000 in money and jewelry from a California train in the gold-mining country of the 1880's. The six split up and while they are hiding out awaiting the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: frame up, old west, train robbery, uninhibited rivalry, cons and scams, heroes, crimes, chases and races, rivalry, vengeance, righting the wronged, small town life ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa
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 6.3
 6K
Tough Guys (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Harry Doyle (Lancaster) and Archie Lang (Douglas) are two old-time train robbers, who held up a train in 1956 and have been incarcerated for thirty years. After serving their time, they are released from jail and have to adjust to a new life of ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, prison, aging, crimes, crime, partners, odd couple, nothing goes right, cons and scams, elderly, disorder, buddies ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, year 1956
Place: mexico, california, new jersey
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 6.9
 7K
Red Sun (1971)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An ancient Japanese sword is robbed by gangsters from the Japanese ambassador while he is traveling through west America. The embassador's bodyguard, a samurai, goes after them with the help of one of the gang leaders who was betrayed by his ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, betrayal, martial arts, train robbery, katana sword, aikido, tough heroes, culture clash, heist, fish out of water, vengeance, misfit ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, new mexico
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The Missouri Breaks (1976)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Tom Logan is a horse thief. Rancher David Braxton has horses, and a daughter, worth stealing. But Braxton has just hired Lee Clayton, an infamous "regulator", to hunt down the horse thieves; one at a time.
Style: tense, realistic, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vigilantism, bounty hunter, hanging, psychopath, train robbery, gang, crimes, chases and races, obsessive quest, love affair, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, quarry, 70s
Place: montana, canada, missouri, usa, wyoming ...
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The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing (1973)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Western based on the novel by Marilyn Durham. A defiant wife who leaves her husband to take up riding with outlaws.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: on the run, kidnapping, train robbery, rivalry, single parent, opposites attract, custody, tough heroes, defiant, love and romance, criminal heroes, romance ...
Time: 19th century
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 5.8
 3K
Buster (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Buster is a small time crook who pulls a big time job. When he finds that the police will not let the case drop, he goes into hiding and can't contact his wife and child. He arranges to meet them in Mexico where he thinks they can begin again, ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: heist, train ride, manhunt, pregnancy, on the run, robbery, train robbery, train, police investigation, journalism, hijacking, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1963
Place: mexico, london, scotland yard, latin america, england ...
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The Biggest Bundle of Them All (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A kidnapped mobster (Vittorio De Sica) persuades his captors to help him rob platinum ingots from a train.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, heist, gangsters, train robbery, goofy hero, confined, chases and races, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals, cons and scams ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
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 7.4
 2K
The Grey Fox (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Old West highwayman Bill Miner, known to Pinkertons as "The Gentleman Bandit," is released in 1901 after 33 years in prison, a genial and charming old man. He goes to Washington to live and work with his sister's family. But the world ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, touching, harsh ...
Plot: train, redemption, train robbery, friends, starting over, society, aging, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, golden years, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: canada, usa, washington d.c., washington state, british columbia ...
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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In late 1890s Wyoming, Butch Cassidy is the affable, clever and talkative leader of the outlaw Hole in the Wall Gang. His closest companion is the laconic dead-shot 'Sundance Kid'. As the west rapidly becomes civilized, the law finally ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: gunfight, old west, on the run, cowboy, friendship, chase, last stand, robbery, adventure, thief, escape, explosion ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 1890s, 20th century
Place: bolivia, latin america, coney island brooklyn new york city, wyoming, south america ...
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The Ridiculous 6 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When his long-lost outlaw father returns, Tommy "White Knife" Stockburn goes on an adventure-filled journey across the Old West with his five brothers.
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, light, melancholic ...
Plot: native americans, gunfight, bank robbery, betrayal, half brother half brother relationship, brothers, justice, family, indians, mentor, adventure, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
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Colour It Yellow (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A young idealistic English filmmaker, Sue, arrives in India to make a film on Indian revolutionaries Bhagat Singh, Chandrashekhar Azad and their contemporaries and their fight for freedom from the British Raj. Owing to a lack of funds, she recruits ...
Style: serious, feel good, sincere, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: rebelliousness, politics, patriotism, society, state affairs, bollywood, filmmaker, courage, artist, watching a movie, singing, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, new delhi, delhi, london
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Prisoner of Rio (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland, UK, Brazil, Switzerland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of the great train robber Ronald Biggs.
Plot: exile, runaway, train robbery, thief, theft, kilt, scottish accent, bagpipes, burglar, scot, bank robber, prison escape
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: rio de janeiro, scotland yard
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The Frisco Kid (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Rabbi Avram arrives in Philadelphia from Poland en route to San Francisco where he will be a congregation's new rabbi. An innocent and inexperienced traveller, he is tricked by con men to pay for the trip to go west, then they leave him and his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, touching, clever ...
Plot: rabbi, fish out of water, old west, bank robber, heist, crimes, partners, friendship, culture clash, buddies, disorder, polish ...
Time: 19th century, 50s, 20th century, 1850s
Place: california, san francisco, poland, usa, europe ...
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Room 13 (1964)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, Denmark, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A serial-killer is murdering the ladies of a night club. Detective Gray is seeking for the killer but can only find a lot of gangsters. And the killer is about to act again...
Plot: serial killer, private investigator, stripper, blackmail, train robbery, stockings, throat slitting, murder, female serial killer, suicide of mother, nightclub, mistress ...
Place: scotland yard
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 6.9
 1K
SuperTed (1983)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 10 min.
Story: SuperTed is a Welsh fictional anthropomorphic bear character created by Mike Young. Originally created by Young as a series of stories to help his son overcome his fear of the dark, SuperTed became a popular series of books and led to an animated ...
Plot: train robbery, loyalty, teddy bear, superhero, rescue mission, alien life-form, damsel in distress, dangerous mission, family relations, faith, friendship, rivalry ...
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 4.8
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The Desperados (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the closing days of the Civil War, fanatical Parson Josiah Galt and his three sons, Adam, Jacob, and David, are leaders of a gang of southern marauders. Josiah, driven by his lust for revenge for the death of his Indian wife, attacks the Kansas ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, gloomy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american civil war, murder, manipulations, lone wolves, manipulation, rivalry, kidnapping, gang, gory, death in the family, deadly, family life ...
Time: 1860s
Place: texas, kansas
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 7.0
 95
Belle Starr (1980)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Belle Star is a bandit with an itch to ride with the outlaw legends, the James gang, the Youngers and the Dalton boys.
Style: based on true events, factual
Plot: old west, ranch, train robbery, daughter, campfire, ambush, bank robbery, farmer, minister, cheating wife, house, gunshot ...
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 5.1
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The Scavengers (1969)
Genre: Drama, Western, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Scavengers Were Rotten to the Core - Thoroughly Disgusting, And Had a Serious Freudian Problem... You'll Probably Love Them
Style: psychotronic
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, rape, civil war, train robbery, american civil war, large breasts, sergeant, arizona territory, corporal, u.s. civil war, breasts ...
Place: arizona
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 6.7
 554
Bandidos (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Renowned gunman Richard Martin is traveling on a train, held up by Billy Kane, a former student of Martin's. Kane spares Martin, but only after shooting his hands. Years later, Martin meets an escaped convict, wrongly convicted for the train ...
Plot: target shooting, education, train robbery, street shootout, violence, criminal, outlaw, gunslinger, hand
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Seven Guns for the MacGregors (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ranch owner MacGregor has seven sons and oldest Gregor leads his brothers to Las Mesas, a small town where they want to sell horses. They get into trouble with local people who are related with evil Santillana. After getting imprisoned and losing ...
Plot: scot, false name, scotsman, corrupt sheriff, bagpipes, overheard conversation, undercover, fistfight, gunfight, shooting, spurs, fireworks ...
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