The Taking Of Pelham One Two Three (1974)
First-rate crime thriller about a quartet of criminals who commandeer a New York City subway car and hold its occupants hostage for a million-dollar ransom. Robert Shaw stars as the crooks' sinister leader, "Mr. Blue," who demands the money within the hour or he'll kill one passenger every minute; and Walter Matthau is the put-upon transit police lieutenant tasked with taking him down. With Martin Balsam, Hector Elizondo, Jerry Stiller. 104 min. Widescreen; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital mono, Spanish Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: Spanish, French; theatrical trailer.
- Joseph Sargent
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Walter Matthau, Robert Shaw, Martin Balsam, Hector Elizondo, Earl Hindman, James Broderick, Dick O'Neill, Lee Wallace, Tom Pedi, Beatrice Winde, Jerry Stiller, Nathan George, Rudy Bond, Kenneth McMillan, Doris Roberts, Julius Harris, Cynthia Belgrave, Anna Berger, Gary Bolling, Alex Colon, Mari Gorman, Michael Gorrin, Jerry Holland, Ruth Attaway, Tony Roberts
- Also On:
- Blu-ray Widescreen, CD Soundtrack