Roar of the Iron Horse

Roar of the Iron Horse

Roar of the Iron Horse is a 1951 American Western Serial film directed for Columbia Pictures by Spencer Gordon Bennet and Thomas Carr and starring Jock Mahoney and Virginia Herrick.


A railroad agent named Jim Grant opposes hard-nosed German, Karl Ulrich, called The Baron. Head of a strong ring in America, the infamous Baron was thwarted time and time again as he tried to sabotage the building of the transcontinental railroad with all the means to his scope, strategically bribing the local Indians into doing his dirty work.

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    director Spencer Gordon Bennet
    editor Earl Turner
    genre western
    keywords build local indians
    musicBy Mischa Bakaleinikoff
    producer Sam Katzman
    productionCompany Sam Katzman Productions
    publisher Columbia Pictures