The Lightning Express
Directed by Henry MacRae
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date(s) 1930
Running time 10 chapters (220 min)
Country United States
Language English

The Lightning Express is a 1930 American Universal film serial.


The Lightning Express was based on "Whispering Smith Speaks" by Frank H. Spearman.[1]

Chapter titlesEdit

  1. A Shot in the Dark
  2. A Scream of Terror
  3. Dangerous Rails
  4. The Death Trap
  5. Tower of Terror
  6. A Call for Help
  7. The Runaway Freight
  8. The Showdown
  9. The Secret Survey
  10. Cleared Tracks


See alsoEdit


  1. Cline, William C. (1984). "2.". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc.. pp. 10. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X. 
  2. Cline, William C. (1984). "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc.. pp. 201. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X. 

External linksEdit

Preceded by
The Jade Box (1930)
Universal Serial
The Lightning Express (1930)
Succeeded by
Terry of the Times (1930)

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