Boxcar Bertha

Depression-era crime story with Hershey taking to the road after her father dies in an airplane crash. She meets railroad-union organizer Carradine, and the two take up train robbing. Carradine ends up crucified on the side of a boxcar. Lots of violence, typical of the Corman exploitation mill, but the film still shows the budding talent of Scorsese in...read more

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(Movie Clip) Thing Called The Depression
As the credits finish, wandering Barbara Hershey (title character) finds friend Big Bill (David Carradine) doing some labor organizing, before they es (more…)
Boxcar Bertha - (Original Trailer)
A union leader during the Depression enlists his girlfriend in a plot to get back at the railroad's evil management in Martin Scorsese's Boxcar Bertha (more…)
(Movie Clip) I'll Bring You A Star
The prologue from Martin Scorsese's Roger Corman quickie, Barbara Hershey (title character) gazing skyward at her crop-dusting dad, with mechanic Von (more…)
(Movie Clip) Leave It To Harvey
Rake (Barry Primus), Von (Bernie Casey) and Bill (David Carradine), all friends of Barbara Hershey (title character), have wound up on the same chain (more…)

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