The train
The train



Publication Information
Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [1999]

Physical Description
1 videodisc (2 hr., 13 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 insert.

General Note
DVD format.
Based on the book: Le front de l'art / by Rose Valland.
DVD release of the 1964 motion picture.
Special features include: audio commentary track by the director; music-only audio track; original theatrical trailer.

In August 1944 the Allied army is closing in on Paris. German commander and art fanatic Colonel Von Waldheim steals a vast collection of rare French paintings and loads them onto a train bound for Berlin. When a beloved French patriot is murdered while trying to sabotage Von Waldheim's scheme, Labiche, a stalwart member of the Resistance, vows to stop the train at any cost.

Reading Level
"Not rated"--Container.

Art treasures in war -- Drama -- Video recordings.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war -- Drama -- Video recordings.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Drama -- Video recordings.
War films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD videodiscs.

Geographic Term
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Drama -- Video recordings.

Added Author
Coen, Franklin.
Davis, Frank, 1897-1984.
Bricken, Jules.
Frankenheimer, John, 1930-2002.
Lancaster, Burt, 1913-1994.
Scofield, Paul, 1922-2008.
Simon, Michel, 1895-1975.
Flon, Suzanne, 1918-2005.
Preiss, Wolfgang, 1910-2002.
Moreau, Jeanne, 1928-
Valland, Rose. Front de l'art.

Added Corporate Author
United Artists Corporation.
Productions Artistes associés.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.

LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
St. George BranchDigital Video DiscDigital Video Disc(DVD) Train (1964)Trace