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.
One of five movies where Gene Wilder played a man wrongly accused of committing a crime. The others being The Frisco Kid (1979), Stir Crazy (1980), Hanky Panky (1982), and See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989).
Son of a bitch!
When Devereau is leaning out of the locomotive and about to be beheaded, in the last shot of the engine heading toward him, you can see the two Silver Streak locomotives already passing.
When Silver Streak was first shown on TV, it had scenes that were not in the home video version, such as: