The Train Inspired by an actual event and highlighted by spectacular stunt work and visual effects, The Train is an edge-of-your-seat, thrilling suspenseful film that takes place in Paris, Aug. 1944. With the allied army closing in, a German commander and art fanatic steals a collection of rare French paintings. Burt Lancaster plays a stalwart member of the Resistance, who vows to stop the train at any cost. Calling upon his vast arsenal of skills, he unleashes a torrent of devastation and destruction. Exciting Black and White film! 2 hr. 13 min.