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Lady on a Train (1945)

Lady on a Train





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In this comical mystery, a young woman aboard a New York-bound train accidentally witnesses a murder inside an office building. She goes to the police, but they disbelieve her. In desperation, the lass tells her strange tale to a mystery writer and together they set out to solve the crime.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Mystery & Suspense, Classics, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Edmund Beloin, Robert O'Brien, Robert O'Brien
In Theaters:
On DVD: Aug 3, 2004


Deanna Durbin
as Nikki Collins / Marg...
Ralph Bellamy
as Jonathan Waring
David Bruce
as Wayne Morgan
George Coulouris
as Mr. Saunders
Dan Duryea
as Arnold
Elizabeth Patterson
as Aunt Charlotte
Samuel S. Hinds
as Mr. Wiggam
William Frawley
as Sgt. Christie
Jacqueline de Wit
as Miss Fletcher
Thurston Hall
as Josiah Waring
Ben Carter
as Maxwell
Nora Cecil
as Woman with Umbrella
Jane Adams (II)
as Photographer
Kathleen O'Malley
as Photographer
Jean Trent
as Hatcheck Girl
Barbara Bates
as Hatcheck Girl
Karen Randle
as Cigarette Girl
Tom Dugan
as Turnkey
Joseph Crehan
as Mr. Smith
Chester Clute
as Conductor
Ralph Peters
as Taxi Driver
Charles Cane
as New York Policeman
André Charlot
as Man with Carnation
Eddie Bruce
as Reporter
Al Ferguson
as Workman
Eddie Acuff
as New York Cab Driver
Alice Fleming
as Mrs. Brown
Eddy Waller
as Mr. Brown
Jack Norton
as Santa Claus
Charles Deschamps
as Hairdresser
Bert Roach
as Fat Man
Robert Dudley
as Honeywell
Eddie Bartell
as Sound Track
Dick Hirbe
as Newsboy
Ethel May Halls
as Haughty Woman
Lash LaRue
as Waiter
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Critic Reviews for Lady on a Train

All Critics (5) | Top Critics (3)

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Top Critic

Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
Top Critic

An enjoyable romp.

Full Review… | October 11, 2010
Goatdog's Movies

Deanna Durbin sparkles in this farcical murder-mystery.

Full Review… | December 30, 2004
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Audience Reviews for Lady on a Train


This is an excellent mystery, and a nice change of pace for star Deanna Durbin. She shines and has an excellent supporting cast. Nicely filmed, effective cinematography and very well written.

James Higgins

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