Set in the Depression-era Northwest, director Robert Aldrich's gritty, intense railroad drama stars Lee Marvin as legendary tramp A No. 1, who sets out to prove his "King of the Hoboes" title to protege Keith Carradine by hopping an "unridable" freight train patrolled by sadistic, chain-wielding conductor Ernest Borgnine. With Simon Oakland, Elisha Cook. AKA: "Emperor of the North Pole." 120 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital mono, Spanish Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish; audio commentary; TV spots; theatrical trailer.