Denver & Rio Grande

Denver & Rio Grande

Directed by Byron Haskin • 1952 • United States
Starring Edmond O’Brien, Sterling Hayden, Dean Jagger

The building of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad provides the colorful backdrop to this entertaining western. Edmond O’Brien and Sterling Hayden are the rival engineers who compete to construct the first train line across the Rocky Mountains—resorting to often unscrupulous methods as they race against time and each other. Rollicking action and splashy Technicolor cinematography make for an exciting outdoor adventure, featuring a spectacular head-on collision between two actual period locomotives.

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Denver & Rio Grande
  • Denver & Rio Grande

    Directed by Byron Haskin • 1952 • United States
    Starring Edmond O’Brien, Sterling Hayden, Dean Jagger

    The building of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad provides the colorful backdrop to this entertaining western. Edmond O’Brien and Sterling Hayden are the rival engineers who compete to construc...