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, suspense, exciting and stylized films and TV shows about / with train robbery, train, gunfight, crimes, heist, violence, gang, gun, murder and betrayal plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Western genres shot in USA, UK, Spain 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), The Ridiculous 6 (2015), Tough Guys (1986), The Pale Door (2020), Gun City (2018), Thick as Thieves (2009), Bamse and the City of Thieves (2014).

List of train robbery movies

The Great Train Robbery (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
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: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: train robbery, criminal heroes, crimes, group of criminals, partners, law enforcement, train, robbery, heist, danger, friends, crime ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1963
Place: england, scotland, europe, britain, scotland yard
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 5.7
 39K
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: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train robbery, siblings relations, heist, buddies, criminal heroes, sibling relationship, cons and scams, dishonesty, law enforcement, perfect crime, train, arson ...
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: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Plot: heist, train robbery, safecracker, gold, train ride, master criminal, crimes, crime, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, partners, cons and scams ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1850s, 70s
Place: england, europe, london
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 2.4
 58K
Gunday (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, 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, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: love triangle, train, gangsters, friendship, train robbery, rivalry, love and romance, crimes, escapades, fall in love, bollywood, two man army ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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The Ridiculous 6 (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: parody, absurd, satirical, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: native americans, train robbery, old west, gang, gunfight, heist, bank robbery, outlaw gang, criminal, apache, betrayal, half brother half brother relationship ...
Time: 19th century
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 6.3
 7K
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, semi serious, touching, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, prison, aging, crimes, crime, odd couple, partners, nothing goes right, disorder, cons and scams, buddies, stalking ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, year 1956
Place: mexico, california, new jersey
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The Pale Door (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Dalton gang escape to a nearby town after a train robbery goes south, but they are met by a coven of witches with sinister plans for the unsuspecting outlaws.
Style: bleak, suspense, scary, captivating
Plot: brothel, cowboy, occult, violence, witch, outlaw gang, train robbery, church, train, fight, ritual sacrifice, cult ...
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 6.3
 3K
Gun City (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, exciting, disturbing, tense, captivating ...
Plot: police chief, cabaret, police corruption, train robbery, anarchism, chief of police, prostitution, assassination, bribery, violence, corruption, corrupt cop ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: barcelona, barcelona spain, spain
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Thick as Thieves (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A master thief recruits a notorious thief to help him steal two famous Faberge eggs from an impenetrable vault in an effort to pull off one final job and repay his debt to the Russian mob.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, con men, heist, one last job, police investigation, cons and scams, betrayal, dishonesty, criminal heroes, law enforcement, government agency, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
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Bamse and the City of Thieves (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Sweden
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Sweden's most popular comic book character - the bear Bamse - will now get his first own feature film. In "Bamse and the city of thieves" the strongest bear in the world and his two friends Little Hopp and Shellman show that the best ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, captivating, suspense
Audience: preschoolers, toddlers, family outing
Plot: friendship, friends, family, robbery, outlaw gang, missing person, super strength, gang, train robbery, abduction, train, forest ...
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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, shot to death, facial scar, pickaxe, wrongful conviction, blood, gunshot, beaten to death, dynamite, corrupt sheriff, escaped convict ...
Place: yuma arizona, 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, stagecoach, bank, train robbery, ransom demand, criminal, duel, fistfight, presumed dead, house fire, mud, male in bathtub ...
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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: martial arts, train robbery, warlord, kung fu, gun, arms deal, revolution, violence, sacrifice, gunfight, republican era china, rebellious ...
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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: british noir, cult film
Plot: train robbery, noir, soccer match, planning, police lineup, true crime, driver, jewel theft, airfield, train, caper, electrician ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, new york, london
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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: train robbery, gunshot, gold, gun shooting, gun, gunfight, stolen gold, cigar smoking, machine gun, drinking, soldier, car ...
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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: frame up, old west, train robbery, cons and scams, small town, vengeance, heist, uninhibited rivalry, train, small town life, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa
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 6.9
 8K
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, katana, gang, betrayal, martial arts, train robbery, katana sword, misfit, adventure, odd couple, disorder, tough heroes ...
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, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, psychopath, hanging, vigilantism, bounty hunter, train robbery, gang, crimes, fugitives, good versus evil, partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 70s
Place: canada, montana, usa, missouri, 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: realistic, serious
Plot: on the run, kidnapping, train robbery, custody, parents and children, fall in love, chases and races, rivalry, single parent, defiant, tough heroes, romance ...
Time: 19th century
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 5.9
 3K
Buster (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
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: realistic, serious
Plot: heist, pregnancy, train ride, on the run, manhunt, robbery, train, train robbery, police investigation, disorder, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1963
Place: london, scotland yard, mexico, europe, latin america ...
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Cannon for Cordoba (1970)
Genre: Action, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1916, a Mexican rebel named Cordoba steals six cannons from the forces of General Pershing who's been sent to bring order to the Texas-Mexico border. Pershing assigns a soldier named Rod Douglas to retrieve the cannons.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: battles, soldier, mexican revolution, train robbery, mountain, anti war, tough heroes, heroes, lone wolves, military, adventure, betrayal ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa
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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: stylized, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, gangsters, heist, train robbery, chases and races, confined, goofy hero, gang, criminal heroes, master criminal, rescue, crime ...
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, realistic, serious, touching, harsh ...
Plot: train, redemption, train robbery, starting over, heist, bittersweet, golden years, crimes, society, crime, criminal heroes, aging ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: canada, usa, washington d.c., british columbia, washington state ...
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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
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: old west, gunfight, on the run, cowboy, friendship, chase, last stand, robbery, adventure, thief, explosion, escape ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1890s
Place: bolivia, latin america, new york, wyoming, south america ...
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Colour It Yellow (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, 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, bollywood, sikh, society, state affairs, filmmaker, courage, watching a movie, singing, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi, asia, 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: runaway, exile, train robbery, bagpipes, bank robber, scot, theft, scottish accent, kilt, thief, burglar, prison escape
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: rio de janeiro, scotland yard
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 7.6
 32K
Without Name (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set on the border, where Mexico becomes the crucible and the fearsome gangs of today’s Mexican countryside, the gauntlet, to freedom. The stories of a girl living in Honduras and hungering for a brighter future, and two teen gang members, for whom ...
Style: disturbing, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, immigrants, social problems, hopes, illegal immigration, train, corpse, rape, lifestyle change, youth, robbery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, guatemala, central america, new jersey ...
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Boxcar Bertha (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on "Sister of the Road," the fictionalized autobiography of radical and transient Bertha Thompson as written by physician Dr. Ben L. Reitman, 'Boxcar' Bertha Thompson, a woman labor organizer in Arkansas during the ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: crime, crimes, depression, on the road, romance, lovers on the run, chases and races, violence, storytelling, strong sexual content, justice, mafia ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 1920s, 80s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois, memphis, arkansas
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The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Outlaw Jesse James is rumored to be the 'fastest gun in the West'. An eager recruit into James' notorious gang, Robert Ford eventually grows jealous of the famed outlaw and, when Robert and his brother sense an opportunity to kill ...
Style: tense, psychological, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, betrayal, gang, depression, sheriff, rivalry, crime, crimes, vengeance, downfall, old west, resentment ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1870s, 1890s
Place: missouri, kentucky, usa, kansas city, new york
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Aide of His Excellence (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 377 min.
TV show
Story: Adyutant ego prevoskhoditelstva
Plot: russian civil war, behind enemy lines, colonel, capture, russian army, militant, infiltration, bolshevik, male female relationship, general, escape, military officer ...
Time: 1910s
Place: ukraine, kiev ukraine, russia
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