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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
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John Ford
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The Iron Horse
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Plot
Brandon and son, Davy try to find an alternative route for a railway. Upon its discovery Brandon is killed by Indians. Years later and the arilway is commissioned, but crossing and double crossing leads to Davy retracing his steps, perhaps placing himself in danger once more.


Verdict
This is not just a rousing adventure, but also a cinematic landmark.


Reviewed by David Parkinson

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