• Transsiberian (2008)


Release Date: July 18th, 2008

DVD Release Date: November 4th, 2008

R |1 hr 51 min

Plot Summary

On their way home from China, married Christian missionaries Roy (Woody Harrelson) and Jessie (Emily Mortimer) take a train from Beijing to Moscow. On board, they befriend Carlos (Eduardo Noriega) and Abby (Kate Mara). When Roy does not return in time at one stop, Jessie waits for him to catch up at the next station. Carlos and Abby stay with her, insisting the town is unsafe, however Carlos' attempts to "befriend" Jessie radically change the dynamic of the trip.

Cast: Woody Harrelson, Emily Mortimer, Ben Kingsley, Kate Mara, Eduardo Noriega, Thomas Kretschmann, Étienne Chicot, Mac McDonald

Director: Brad Anderson

Genres: Thriller , Crime drama

Production Co: Filmax, Canal+ España, Castelao Producciones S.A., Scout Productions, Telecinco Cinema

Keywords: Gripping, Gritty, Suspenseful, Pursuit, Wife, 2000s, Murder, Husband, Mystery

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 88

    This is one train that you shouldn't miss. show more

  • 80
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    A vigorous, fast-paced tale that entwines plot with character and psychology set against an incredibly exotic backdrop. show more

  • 88
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    One hell of a thriller. It's not often that I feel true suspense and dread building within me, but they were building during long stretches of this expertly constructed film. show more

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