Tag Archive: Merle Oberon

Apr 07

Episode 56: Berlin Express

Berlin ExpressFor this week’s episode, we visit bombed-out postwar Germany with Berlin Express!

We highly recommend you watch the film before listening to the episode, because the episode is full of spoilers. The film is readily available on streaming on iTunes, Vudu, Google Play, and YouTube.

Please also join us again on April 21st, when we follow Robert Ryan to The Set-Up!

Berlin Express (1948)
Berlin Express poster Rating: 6.8/10 (2,440 votes)
Director: Jacques Tourneur
Writer: Harold Medford (screen play), Curt Siodmak (story)
Stars: Merle Oberon, Robert Ryan, Charles Korvin, Paul Lukas
Runtime: 87 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
Released: 01 May 1948
Plot: A multinational group of train passengers become involved in a post-World War II Nazi assassination plot.