The Cassandra Crossing (1977) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Cassandra Crossing (1977)




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Movie Info

When a group of terrorists attack a train with a deadly disease, military officials plan the destruction of the locomotive as it reaches an approaching, structurally unsound bridge.

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Sophia Loren
as Jennifer
Richard Harris
as Chamberlain
Burt Lancaster
as MacKenzie
Martin Sheen
as Navarro
O.J. Simpson
as Father Haley
Lionel Stander
as Conductor
Alida Valli
as Mrs. Chadwick
Lou Castel
as Swede the Driver
Stefano Patrizi
as Attendant
Fausta Avelli
as Katherine
Thomas Hunter
as Capt. Scott
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Critic Reviews for The Cassandra Crossing

All Critics (10)

A trip that begins with incipient excitement and ends in total idiocy.

October 29, 2019 | Full Review…

It's a bad movie that's more fun than if it had been good.

October 25, 2019 | Full Review…

The political message is too simplistic, but it's very common in today's movies. [Full Review in Spanish]

July 25, 2019 | Full Review…

Your usual over-the-top blockbuster disaster of a formulaic disaster movie.

August 31, 2008 | Rating: C | Full Review…

High-camp disaster chesnut full of overripe acting, runaway trains, and a killer virus!

April 3, 2005 | Rating: 3/5

Audience Reviews for The Cassandra Crossing

...from back in the 70's when disaster movies were all the rage.

Marcus Woolcott
Marcus Woolcott

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Does pass the time but cant really believe I watched this this afternoon. In the end it all seemed a bit pointless... More to follow..

Sarah Gaish
Sarah Gaish

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Good cast with some thrilling moments make some fun viewing.

Anthony Valletta
Anthony Valletta

Super Reviewer

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