The Iron Horse Poster

Release Date: February 6th, 2005

DVD Release Date: December 4th, 2007

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 10 min

Plot Summary
As crews labor to finish the first transcontinental railroad, Pony Express rider Davy Brandon (George O'Brien) returns to his hometown. There a childhood friend, Miriam (Madge Bellamy) -- fiancée of the chief engineer (Cyril Chadwick) and daughter of the principal contractor -- convinces him to aid in the project's completion. Although his father, a murdered railroad surveyor, passed on the knowledge needed for the job, a slew of saboteurs attempt to thwart Brandon in his efforts.

Cast: George O'Brien, Madge Bellamy, Charles Edward Bull, Cyril Chadwick, Fred Kohler Sr., Gladys Hulette, James A. Marcus, Francis Powers

Director: John Ford

Genres: Western

Production Co: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Gripping, Revenge, Suspenseful, Quest, Murder, Love, Gritty