In divided Germany just after WWII, people from many different countries are passengers on a train. When one of the passengers, a German working for peace, is kidnapped by people who don't want his ideas to work, the others must set aside their differences and work together to find him in time for an important conference.
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Trapped on a Train of Terror!
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When the train pulls into Frankfurt (and throughout the film), one can observe members of the 709th Military Police Service Batalion. Formed in April of 1942, it landed in Normandy on D-Day in 1944. It was the first M.P. unit to reach Paris. It moved to Frankfurt in October, 1945. As of 2016, it is still and active unit of the U.S. Army, headquartered at Grafenwoehr, Bavaria, Germany. See more
Around the time of the incident in Sulzbach, that is supposed to take place when the train is in Germany, the train is running on the left side. It shows that the shooting was done in France, where trains run on the left side, but not in Germany, where they run on the right side. See more
I had a kid brother that fought close to a British outfit in Italy... the turning point of the war.
So, that's how American history will record it?
What do you mean?
Well, the actual turning point of the war was El Alamein.
Oh, you're quoting English history now.
[They both chuckle
During the opening credits, a title card states that the photography of Berlin and Frankfurt is used with the cooperation of the occupying armies. See more
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