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What began as an ordinary day at work for Walter Garbe (Denzel Washington), a New York City subway dispatcher, turns into a nightmare when an armed madman (John Travolta) and his gang hijack the Pelham 1 2 3 train and holds its passengers hostage.

MPAA Rating R for violence and pervasive language.
Theatrical Release June 12, 2009
Cast Denzel Washington, John Travolta
Run Time 106
2009 Sony/ Columbia Pictures

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