Cast & Crew
Griffin, an escaped convict, takes up with two drifters. In need of money, they join a band of soldiers of fortune preparing to invade Cuba; though Griffin and the drifters have no intention of actually going there, they are forced to participate in the invasion. Captured, they escape by stealing an airplane. After a variety of adventures in Cuba, Griffin finally returns to the United States, where he is recaptured by the police.
Griffin ran all the way to hell...with a penny, and a broken cigarette.- Narrator
Water! Thirsty! Sick man!- Cook
Give me the ring.- Griffin
I can't give you this ring! My Dad gave it to me!- Landis
I don't care if Moses gave it to you. Give me the ring.- Griffin
That's my daughter. She's been blind and all, ever since her husband was killed in the war.- Cliff
You Cherokee Jack?- Landis
Yah. Ah'm Cherokee Jack.- Cherokee Jack
John Carradine sings the title track.
The title translated, "Night Train to the End Of The World."
Griffin, played by Coleman Francis, is gunned down at the end with no trial or arrest.
...and a small airstrip found in all his films.
Cook and Landis calm Griffin by offering him coffee.