PG | | Action, Comedy, Crime
On a long-distance train trip, a man finds romance but also finds himself in danger of being killed, or at least pushed off the train.
Gene Wilder loved his part because he could get to do scenes which were fitting of Errol Flynn doing action or Cary Grant being romantic.
Yes, sir, where to?
George: It's the train to Chicago. The Silver Streak.
Red Cap: Silver Streak! I'll take your bags sir.
As the station shots were in Toronto, when Jerry Jarvis tries to find his boss, he asks someone who is scrubbing a station sign, and if you look closely, you can see GO Transit written on the sign, a Canadian commuter rail provider.
When Silver Streak was first shown on TV, it had scenes that were not in the home video version, such as: