The Train - 1970

The Train, India, 10 April 1970

  • Genre: Thriller
  • Runtime: 138 Minutes
  • Director: Ravikant Nagaich

Story

The Train is a suspense movie starring Rajesh Khanna and Nanda. The film did "above average" business at the box office. Khanna stars as Police Inspector Shyam Kumar who sets out to solve a series of murders which have all taken place on a train. Complicating the situation are his girlfriend Neeta (Nanda), who has been acting mysteriously ever since she began her new job, and hotel dancer Miss Lily (Helen), who needs to seduce the good police inspector but may find that she loses her heart instead.This movie was co-produced by Rajendra Kumar and it was Nanda who suggested Rajendra to cast Rajesh Khanna in the main lead.

It is the remake of the Tamil movie 'Neelagiri Express' released in 1968 starring actor Jaishankar in famous C.I.D.Shankar role, which was also the remake of the Malayalam movie Cochin Express released in 1967 starring Prem Nazir.