An orphaned farm girl (Barbara Hershey) finds romance and adventure fighting the railroad with union organizer Big Bill Shelley (David Carradine). Martin Scorsese directs this explosive story of America in the 1930s. Based on "Sister of the Road" by Boxcar Bertha Thompson as told to Ben L. Reitman.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.4 out of 5
10 Ratings

10 Ratings

52% TOMATOMETER

Critics Consensus: Too derivative of other Roger Corman crime pictures to stand out, Boxcar Bertha feels more like a training exercise for a fledgling Martin Scorsese than a fully formed picture in its own right.

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Information

Studio
MGM
Genre
Drama
Released
Copyright

Languages

Primary
English (Subtitles, Stereo)
Additional

Arabic (Subtitles), Dutch (Subtitles), Finnish (Subtitles), French (Subtitles, Stereo), Greek (Subtitles), Indonesian (Subtitles), Polish (Subtitles), Portuguese (Brazil) (Subtitles), Portuguese (Portugal) (Subtitles), Spanish (Stereo), Swedish (Subtitles), Thai (Subtitles), Traditional Chinese (Subtitles)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions (CC) refer to subtitles in the available language with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.

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