Margaret Lockwood featured in unique Virgin Trains advertisement

Date posted Date posted Margaret Lockwood, John MillsFilm camera The Lady Vanishes (1938) , In Which We Serve (1942) , The Railway Children (1970) Trains, Advertisement

Virgin’s ‘The Return of the Train’ advertising campaign features film stars from six classic movies mixed with present-day passengers

This new TV advert for Virgin Trains takes scenes from classic movies in which the characters are seen travelling on trains and shows them interacting with modern-day passengers on the new Pendolino train.

Films, actors and actresses featured are: Jenny Agutter, Sally Thomsett and Gary F Warren (The Railway Children, 1970), Albert Finney (Murder on the Orient Express, 1974), Dame May Whitty and Margaret Lockwood (The Lady Vanishes, 1938), Cary Grant and Eva Saint Marie (North by Northwest, 1959), Jack Lemmon and Tony Curtis (Some Like it Hot, 1959), and Sir John Mills (In Which we Serve, 1942).