A Killer on the Tracks

A Killer on the Tracks

91 minutes
1970
Czechoslovakia Crime / Drama
Play

An escort composed of three people transports a huge amount of new one-hundred crown banknotes in a special railway car. At the 196th kilometer, a village girl is waiting at the railway crossing and spots two men removing some packages from the track. The scene is immediately followed by the report of a gun and the unwanted witness is shot dead. Soon afterwards, on the 201st kilometer, the train explodes. Only one of the escorts Lenk (Radoslav Brzobohatý) survives the explosion, taken to hospital with serious injuries. Criminologist Major Kalas (Jirí Sovák) and the very young Second Lieutenant Karlícek (Jaromír Hanzlík) patiently gather facts, leads and testimonies.

More information

About show

1970
Czechoslovakia Crime / Drama

An escort composed of three people transports a huge amount of new one-hundred crown banknotes in a special railway car. At the 196th kilometer, a village girl is waiting at the railway crossing and spots two men removing some packages from the track. The scene is immediately followed by the report of a gun and the unwanted witness is shot dead. Soon afterwards, on the 201st kilometer, the train explodes. Only one of the escorts Lenk (Radoslav Brzobohatý) survives the explosion, taken to hospital with serious injuries. Criminologist Major Kalas (Jirí Sovák) and the very young Second Lieutenant Karlícek (Jaromír Hanzlík) patiently gather facts, leads and testimonies.

Creators

Jiří Střecha, Luboš Fišer, Jiří Marek, Josef Mach

Cast

Eduard Pavlíček, Jaromír Hanzlík, Zdeněk Hodr, Karel Augusta, Květa Fialová, Josef Bláha, Zdeněk Srstka, Jaroslav Moučka, Karolina Slunéčková, Zdeněk Braunschläger, Jan Pohan, Vlastimil Bedrna, Bohumil Šmída, Valentina Thielová, Josef Beyvl, Jaroslav Mareš, Jiří Sovák, Věra Koktová, Karel Hábl, Ferdinand Krůta, Oleg Reif, Bedřich Čapek, Jaroslav Rákos, Jaroslava Panýrková, František Hanzlík, Zdeněk Skalický, Eduard Dubský, Ladislav Trojan, Ladislav Křiváček, Josef Langmiler, Radoslav Brzobohatý, Josef Chvalina, Regina Rázlová, František Němec, Oldřich Velen, Daniela Kolářová