Buster is a small time crook who pulls a big time job. When he finds that the police will not let the case drop, he goes into hiding and can't contact his wife and child. He arranges to meet them in Mexico where he thinks they can begin again, but finds that he must choose between his family and freedom. Written by
John Vogel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The greatest train robber of all time.
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The locomotive on the train involved in the Great Train Robbery was an English Electric type 4, class 40, locomotive number D326 (later 40126). By the time this film was made, D326 had been withdrawn from service and scrapped. Sister locomotive D306 (40106), which was also withdrawn but had been preserved by enthusiasts on the Great Central Railway near Loughborough, was used in the robbery sequence, filmed on the locomotive's home ground on the GCR. See more
In the opening scenes, when Buster walks off wearing a new suit he has just stolen, a Vespa P range motor scooter is visible. That model was introduced in 1977. See more
[Buster, Bruce and Harry worries about the police has found their hide-out
We're gonna get famous now. More popular than Christine Keeler AND the Beatles!
Buster Edwards never got the deal he hoped for. On the 9th December 1966 he was sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for conspiring to rob Her Majesty's Royal Mail Train. See more
Referenced in The Big Box: Deep Throat
Our Day Will Come
Performed by Ruby & The Romantics
Written by Bob Hilliard
and Mort Garson
Courtesy of MCA Music Inc.
Published by EMI Music (c) 1963 Rosewood Music Corp/Day Music Co./Hilliard Music Co.
Sub-published by Francis Day & Hunter Ltd. See more