The Great Train Robbery Reviews

July 30, 2008
Crichton's films drag in dialog bouts, but triumph when action takes over.
Top Critic
January 26, 2006
The characters stay largely undeveloped, while -- despite superficially peculiar features -- the robbery is stripped of the ingenious exposition of the novel.
May 9, 2005
he climactic heist of the gold, with Mr. Connery climbing atop the moving railroad cars, ducking under bridges just before a possible decapitation, is marvelous action footage that manages to be very funny as it takes your breath away.
October 23, 2004
Connery is one of the best light comedians in the movies, and has been ever since those long-ago days when he was James Bond.