Silver Streak

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"By train, by plane, by the edge of your seat - It's the most hilarious suspense ride of your life!"
  • PG
  • 1976
  • 1 hr 54 min
  • 6.9  (18,738)
  • 41

Silverstreak (1976) is loaded with romance, adventure, comedy and plenty of suspense. It stars Gene Wilder, Richard Pryor, Jill Clayburgh and Patrick McGoohan. George Caldwell (Wilder) is a divorced book editor who is traveling first class on the Silver Streak train from Los Angeles to Chicago for his sister’s wedding. There, he meets a beautiful woman named Hilly Burns (Clayburgh) that works for a well-known art historian who is promoting his new book about Rembrandt. Sparks begin to fly between Caldwell and Burns and they share a drunken, passionate night together. Caldwell, who is an innocent passenger, soon turns into the victim when he awakens to the sight of a dead man’s body hanging in front of his train room’s window. Now being framed for murder, he finds himself on a suspense filled adventure where he befriends a thief, becomes a fugitive of the law and is wanted in every state. Caldwell is determined to find a way to clear his name and save the day.

Silver Streak
Silver Streak (Trailer 1)
Silver Streak (Trailer 1)

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Silver Streak
Silver Streak

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Description
Silverstreak (1976) is loaded with romance, adventure, comedy and plenty of suspense. It stars Gene Wilder, Richard Pryor, Jill Clayburgh and Patrick McGoohan. George Caldwell (Wilder) is a divorced book editor who is traveling first class on the Silver Streak train from Los Angeles to Chicago for his sister’s wedding. There, he meets a beautiful woman named Hilly Burns (Clayburgh) that works for a well-known art historian who is promoting his new book about Rembrandt. Sparks begin to fly between Caldwell and Burns and they share a drunken, passionate night together. Caldwell, who is an innocent passenger, soon turns into the victim when he awakens to the sight of a dead man’s body hanging in front of his train room’s window.

Now being framed for murder, he finds himself on a suspense filled adventure where he befriends a thief, becomes a fugitive of the law and is wanted in every state. Caldwell is determined to find a way to clear his name and save the day.

Silver Streak is a 1976 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 54 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.9 and a MetaScore of 41.

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  • Release Date
    1976
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 54 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.9  (18,738)
  • Metascore
    41