The Cassandra Crossing is an all-star disaster spectacular telling of the terrifying odyssey of 1000 doomed passengers trapped aboard a plague-infested train. A terrorist infected with a deadly virus boards the Stockholm to Geneva Express and exposes all aboard to the disease. Colonel Mackenzie (Burt Lancaster) is called in to handle the situation and finds Dr. Chamberlain (Richard Harris) who is on board the train. Mackenzie decides to re-route the train to the Cassandra Crossing where it will plunge into oblivion. But passengers miraculously begin to recover and Chamberlain must race against time to disconnect the cars.

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The Cassandra Crossing (1976)

R

Drama/Suspense/Thriller · 2h 14m · 2/9/1977

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A Plague Infested Train Speeds Across Europe To Certain Death At Cassandra Crossing

Description

The Cassandra Crossing is an all-star disaster spectacular telling of the terrifying odyssey of 1000 doomed passengers trapped aboard a plague-infested train. A terrorist infected with a deadly virus boards the Stockholm to Geneva Express and exposes all aboard to the disease. Colonel Mackenzie (Burt Lancaster) is called in to handle the situation and finds Dr. Chamberlain (Richard Harris) who is on board the train. Mackenzie decides to re-route the train to the Cassandra Crossing where it will plunge into oblivion. But passengers miraculously begin to recover and Chamberlain must race against time to disconnect the cars.

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

Switzerland, France, Italy

Production Companies

Associated General Films, International Cine Productions, Compagnia Cinematografica Champion, ITC Films

Budget

$6,000,000

Revenue

$15,335,000
Part Of
Cast
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Sophia Loren

Jennifer Rispoli Chamberlain
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Richard Harris

Dr. Jonathan Chamberlain
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Martin Sheen

Robby Navarro
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O.J. Simpson

Haley
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Lionel Stander

Max, the Train Conductor
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Ann Turkel

Susan
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Ingrid Thulin

Dr. Elena Stradner
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Lee Strasberg

Herman Kaplan
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Ava Gardner

Nicole / Nicole Dressler
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Burt Lancaster

Mackenzie / Colonel Stephen Mackenzie
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Lou Castel

Swedish Terrorist
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John Phillip Law

Major Stack
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Ray Lovelock

Tom
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Alida Valli

Nanny
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Stefano Patrizi

Terrorist
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Thomas Hunter

Captain Scott (as Tom Hunter)
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Fausta Avelli

Caterina
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Angela Goodwin

Nun
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Carlo De Mejo

Faux Patient (uncredited)
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John P. Dulaney

Bobby the Harmonica Player (uncredited)
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Richard Dunne

Passenger (uncredited)
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Andrea Esterhazy

Train Passenger (uncredited)
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Renzo Palmer

Train Station Ticket Collector (uncredited)
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Teresa Rossi Passante

Survivor (uncredited)
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Howard Nelson Rubien

Train passenger (uncredited)
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Michael Staudt

Marine Guard (uncredited)
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Adam Strasberg

Child (uncredited)
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David Lee Strasberg

Child (uncredited)
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Maurizio Streccioni

Survivor (uncredited)
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Virgilio Volpe

Bartender (uncredited)
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Thomas Williams

Marine Guard (uncredited)
Crew
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George P. Cosmatos

Director
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Robert Katz

Writer
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George P. Cosmatos

Writer
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Tom Mankiewicz

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

The Cassandra Crossing

(DVD)

4/23/2002

Disc Title Front Cover

The Cassandra Crossing

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

1/7/2014

Disc Title Front Cover

The Cassandra Crossing

(DVD)

5/10/1999

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