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Breakheart Pass (1975)

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Train with medical supplies and small U.S. Army unit is heading through Rocky mountains towards plagued Fort Humboldt. Among its passengers are territory governor, priest, doctor and U.S. ... See full summary »

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Train with medical supplies and small U.S. Army unit is heading through Rocky mountains towards plagued Fort Humboldt. Among its passengers are territory governor, priest, doctor and U.S. Marshal with his prisoner, John Deakin. However, nothing on that train is what it seems. Written by Dragan Antulov <dragan.antulov@altbbs.fido.hr>

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This is one of a string of Charles Bronson's 1970s westerns. The others were Chino (1973), Red Sun (1971), Chato's Land (1972), From Noon Till Three (1976), Breakheart Pass (1975) and The White Buffalo (1977). See more »

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When Gov. Richard Fairchild gets on the Indian pony during the train battle, he starts to put his foot in the stirrup of the saddle that is hidden beneath the Indian blanket just before the camera cuts away. See more »

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John Deakin: You hurt?
Maj. Claremont: Only my dignity.
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One of the best "Western" movies ever
9 March 1999 | by (Västerås, Sweden) – See all my reviews

This movie is a real classic. The movie takes its place on a train on its way to Fort Humboldt, and Charles Bronson acts as a man accused of many ill-doings. Suddenly people starts disappearing and the thrill of the movie has begun. The movie is excellently made and one can never figure out the ending. Personally I think that this is one of Charles Bronson's greatest movies and his co-actors also does a very fine job. This is also one of the best movies made out of Alistair Maclean's books - even if it doesn't completly follow the book.


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