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Film Matinee: The Train Robbers


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John Wayne Ann-Margret
When a beautiful woman offers him $50,000 to find a shipment of gold stolen by her late husband, Lane, an ageing gunslinger, calls on some old friends to help him in the task. Hot on their heels is a desperate gang of men, determined to take the gold for themselves. Lane and his men are good, but the odds are high and the stakes even higher ...
Produced by MICHAEL WAYNE Written and directed by BURT KENNEDY
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Unknown: John Wayne
Produced By: Michael Wayne
Directed By: Burt Kennedy
Lane: John Wayne
Mrs Lilly Lowe: Ann-Margret
Grady: Rod Taylor
Will Jesse: Ben Johnson
Ben Young: Bobby Vinton
Calhoun: Christopher George
Sam Turner: Jerry Galtin
Pinkerton man: Ricardo Montalban

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