The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)

Director: Joseph Sargent

Writer: Peter Stone (Based on a novel by John Godey)

I did this wrong and saw the remake first but this is clearly the superior version.  Robert Shaw kills it as the leader of the gang who takes a New York City subway train hostage.  I love gritty 70s New York set movies and this is a really entertaining one.  Watch it!

Also check out that poster!  Show me one poster from the last year that is more compelling than that!

About Jon Watches Movies

My name is Jon and I live in New Jersey. These are the movies I have watched since January 1, 2011.
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