From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
Boxcar Bertha (1972, USA) is a Crime film directed by Martin Scorsese.
- Released in 1972
- Running Time: 92 Min.
- Production Co: American International Pictures (AIP)
- Distribution Co: American International Pictures (AIP) (1972) (USA) (theatrical) | Astral Films (1972) (Canada) (theatrical) | Anglo-EMI Film Distributors (1972) (UK) (theatrical) | MGM-EMI (1972) (UK) (theatrical)
- Directed by Martin Scorsese
- Written by Ben L. Reitman, John William Corrington
- Starring Barbara Hershey, David Carradine, Barry Primus, Bernie Casey, John Carradine, Victor Argo
- Produced by Julie Corman, Roger Corman, Samuel Z. Arkoff, James H. Nicholson
- Original Music by Gib Guilbeau, Thad Maxwell
- Cinematography by John M. Stephens
- Film Editing by Buzz Feitshans
- During the Great Depression, a union leader and a young woman become criminals to exact revenge on the management of a railroad.
- Life made her an outcast. Love made her an outlaw.
- America in the 30's was a Free Country. Bertha was jes' a little bit free'er than most.