Walter Matthau stars as a New York transit cop who must keep four ruthless terrorists who've hijacked a Bronx subway car from killing hostages (a pimp, a pregnant Puerto Rican woman, a hippie, a prostitute, a WASP, a wino, and a gay man) one by one if their $1,000,000 ransom demand is not met within an hour.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.5 out of 5
69 Ratings
69 Ratings

100% TOMATOMETER

Critics Consensus: Breezy, thrilling, and quite funny, The Taking of Pelham One Two Three sees Walter Matthau and Robert Shaw pitted against each other in effortlessly high form.

Information

Studio
MGM
Released
Copyright
© 1974 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. All rights reserved.

Languages

Primary
English (Subtitles, Stereo)
Additional
Danish (Subtitles), Dutch (Subtitles), French (Subtitles, Stereo), Italian (Subtitles), Norwegian (Subtitles), Spanish (Subtitles, Stereo), Spanish (Spain) (Subtitles), Swedish (Subtitles)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.

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