Riding the Rails (1988)

Riding the Rails
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 30mins.
Genres Drama
Keywords road
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Mark Schmidt Director of Photography director of photography 2nd unit 120780 6000002
John Cressey Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Neil Hollander Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Valerie Schwartz Editor n/a 172 7000001
Galt MacDermot Music n/a 120781 8000001
Paul Zehrer Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Reine Michelet Art Director art direction 183 9000001
Neil Hollander Producer n/a 3 3000001
Neil Hollander Director n/a 2 2000001
Stanley Karz Actor n/a 1 1000004
Leo Marks Actor n/a 1 1000003
José Zúniga Actor Enrique 1 1000002
Linda Mace Actor n/a 1 1000005
Gayle Kendall Actor n/a 1 1000006
Tracy Allen Actor n/a 1 1000008
Franklin Bennett Actor n/a 1 1000007
Jim Babchak Actor Sam 1 1000001
Synopsis
Wiped out by a stock market crash, Sam Spencer suddenly finds himself broke and homeless in New York. When a friend offers him a job in California, Sam heads west the only way he can afford, hopping trains. Along the way, he befriends Enrique, an illegal immigrant from Mexico, and Enrique's canine companion who together introduce Sam to hobo culture.