Locomotive movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant locomotive movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, entertaining and cult film films and TV shows about / with locomotive, train, revenge, violence, heroes, gunfight, runaway, death, chase and railway plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
locomotive movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as locomotive: Thomas & Friends (1984), Back to the Future Part III (1990), Chuggington (2008), Tom and Jerry: The Movie (1992), The Road West (1961), The Polar Express (2004), The Olsen Gang on the Track (1975), Adelheid (1970), Posse (1975), Blade (1998).

List of locomotive movies

Thomas & Friends (1984)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Thomas & Friends is a British children's television series, which had its first broadcast on the ITV network on 4 September 1984. It is based on The Railway Series of books by the Reverend Wilbert Awdry and his son, Christopher Awdry. These ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, colourful ...
Audience: kids, toddlers, preschoolers
Plot: train, best friends, young heroes, friendship, friends, family life, disorder, parents and children, family relations, friend, steam train, thomas the tank engine ...
Time: 2000s, 20th century, 2010s, 90s, 80s ...
Place: england, europe, united kingdom, atlantic ocean, fictional island
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Back to the Future Part III (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The final installment of the Back to the Future trilogy finds Marty digging the trusty DeLorean out of a mineshaft and looking for Doc in the Wild West of 1885. But when their time machine breaks down, the travelers are stranded in a land of spurs. ...
Style: light, futuristic, sentimental, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, date night, pre-teens ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, mad scientist, changing the past or future, sent to the past, time, alternate reality, old west, time loop, science, small town, inventor ...
Time: 19th century, year 1955, future, 50s, 1880s ...
Place: los angeles, california
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Chuggington (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
Story: Chuggington is a British computer-animated television series for children produced by Ludorum plc and on the BBC children's channel CBeebies in the UK and Disney Channel and Disney Junior in the US and other 175 territories throughout the world.
Style: humorous, colourful, light, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: train, best friends, friendship, railway, locomotive, train station, train travel, friends, escapades, youth, anthropomorphic vehicle, life ...
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Tom and Jerry: The Movie (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The popular cartoon cat and mouse are thrown into a feature film. The story has the twosome trying to help an orphan girl who is being berated and exploited by a greedy guardian.
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, not serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: cat, cartoon cat, dogcatcher, talking animals, tom and jerry, chase, talking mouse, childhood, friendship, rescue, heroes, cat versus mouse ...
Time: 90s, year 1992
Place: tibet
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The Road West (1961)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 79 min.
Story: In the last days of the war an old train driver and his young assistant carry weapons to Polish soldiers on the western front.
Plot: train, world war two, abandoned building, locomotive, train station, train engineer, singing, bridge, ammunition, shooting, explosion, woman slaps man
Time: year 1945
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The Polar Express (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.
Style: feel good, sweet, sentimental, 3d animation, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, holiday, magic, dream, train, railway, snow, winter, good versus evil, life philosophy, friendship, santa claus ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
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The Olsen Gang on the Track (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Egon and his two cronies managed to sneak a fortune with them to Spain. Here they live a life in a whirl of pleasures, but they are not truly happy. While Egon always has the money chained to him, Bøffen still manages to steal them. Egon ends up in ...
Plot: heist, con artists, prison, locomotive, car, truck, coffee, van, promotion, railway, sunrise, hair ...
Place: copenhagen
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Adelheid (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the aftermath of World War II, a former Czech soldier takes charge of a manor formerly owned by a German family. He falls in love with the daughter, who is now a maid, and is forced to confront the stress between his love and his conscience when ...
Style: surreal, touching, captivating, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: world war two, military, forbidden love, holocaust, girl, comeback, post war, locomotive, forest, soldier, estate, haunted by the past ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: czechoslovakia, czech republic, germany
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Posse (1975)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A tough marshal with political ambitions leads an elite posse to capture a notorious criminal. He succeeds, but instead of cheering him, the public turns against him.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, marshal, ambition, cynicism, squad, gang, bank, journalism, politics, criminal heroes, society, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas, new mexico, arizona
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Blade (1998)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Blade's mother was bitten by a vampire during pregnancy, she did not know that she gave her son a special gift while dying: All the good vampire attributes in combination with the best human skills. Blade and his mentor Whistler battle an ...
Style: intense, rough, scary, exciting, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, superhero, martial arts, supernatural, good versus evil, dark hero, sword fight, vampire hunter, one man army, master warrior, rivalry, mentor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 60s, year 1967
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The Emperor of Peru (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two children deal with the arrival of a foster brother, a Cambodian refugee. All three of them discover a hermetic retired railway engineer living in the woods. Then the children find an abandoned locomotive and, with the help of the engineer, bring ...
Plot: youth, clown, dreaming, duck, children, surrealism, brother, cell, superhero, tomboy, husband wife relationship, girl ...
Place: cambodia
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Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, talky, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: whodunit, train, investigation, murder mystery, murder, twists and turns, suspense, justice, multiple suspects, private detective, conspiracy, railway ...
Time: 1930s, 70s, 20th century, year 1935
Place: new york, london, istanbul turkey, turkey, former yugoslavia ...
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Deadwood: The Movie (2019)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Follow the 10-year reunion of the Deadwood camp to celebrate South Dakota's statehood. Former rivalries are reignited, alliances are tested and old wounds are reopened, as all are left to navigate the inevitable changes that modernity and time ...
Style: brutal, exciting, disturbing, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, rivalry, violence, suspense, brutality, friendship, rescue, society, friends, courage, duel, revenge ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: usa, south dakota
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Unforgiven (1992)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: William Munny is a retired, once-ruthless killer turned gentle widower and hog farmer. To help support his two motherless children, he accepts one last bounty-hunter mission to find the men who brutalized a prostitute. Joined by his former partner ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, realistic, harsh ...
Audience: manly
Plot: revenge, vengeance, cowboy, redemption, old west, gunfight, sheriff, prostitute, small town, hitman, morality, prostitution ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: wyoming, kansas, canada, usa
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Paddington 2 (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA, China, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Paddington, now happily settled with the Browns, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy, but it is stolen.
Style: feel good, funny, touching, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, adult
Plot: animals, bear, friendship, talking animals, pretending to be someone else, teenager, family relations, bear cub, trust, prison escape, prisoner, deception ...
Place: london, england, south america, peru, big ben london
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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana must team up with Marcus Brody, Sallah and Elsa Schneider to follow in his father's footsteps and stop the Nazis from recovering the ...
Style: entertaining, breathtaking, exciting, epic, dieselpunk ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, archaeology, holy grail, map, artifact, adventurer, father son relationship, treasure, courage, escapades, husky dog ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1912, year 1938, 1910s
Place: germany, israel, egypt, venice, san francisco ...
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Captain Apache (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Indian discovers plans to assassinate the president when he was investigating another murder.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboys and indians, cowboy, native american, murder, state affairs, politics, investigation, arms dealing, law enforcement, assassination, military, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
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For a Few Dollars More (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Two bounty hunters are in pursuit of "El Indio," one of the most wanted fugitives in the western territories, and his gang.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, harsh, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, bounty hunter, suspense, small town, gang, robbery, violence, cowboy, warrior, revenge, heroes, sidekick ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1870s
Place: texas, austin texas, spain, new mexico, usa ...
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Emperor of the North (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Hobos encounter a sadistic railway conductor that will not let anyone "ride the rails" for free.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: homeless, great depression, train, railway, villain, stranger on a train, hunting, politics, drifter, tough heroes, injustice, underdog ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1933
Place: oregon, usa, turkey
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Breakheart Pass (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At the height of the frontier era, a train races through the Rocky Mountains on a classified mission to a remote army post. But one by one the passengers are being murdered, and their only hope is the mysterious John Deakin, who's being ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, train, indians, secret service, gunfight, suspense, u.s. marshal, prisoner, murder mystery, governor, track down, train travel ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, ireland, california, utah
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Man of Steel (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation ...
Style: exciting, serious, epic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superman character, good versus evil, superhuman powers, alien, alien invasion, double life, secret identity, heroes, villain, space travel, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, kansas, canada
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Lisa (1962)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: At the end of WW2, a compassionate Dutch policeman helps smuggle a Jewish woman into British Palestine.
Style: tense, uplifting, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: holocaust survivor, chaos, against the odds, holocaust, woman in danger, concentration camp, rescue, starting over, idealism, on the run, survival, heroes ...
Time: 1940s, year 1946
Place: palestine, holland, israel, london, amsterdam ...
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A Man Called Gannon (1968)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A seasoned cowboy takes a young tender-foot under his wing. They become embroiled in a range war, and end up on opposite sides.
Plot: train, human, brothel, range war, blonde, cowboy, fistfight, old west, drifter, mexican standoff, womanizer, gunfight ...
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Isola: Multiple Personality Girl (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a woman, able to read the thoughts of others, comes to help survivors of the 1995 Kobe earthquake, she encounters a girl with Multiple Personality Disorder whose dangerous 13th personality, Isola, must be stopped
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, scary, splatter
Plot: zoophilia, revenge, split personality, prisoner, psychiatrist, murder, love, friendship, self discovery, reincarnation, subconscious, transformation ...
Place: southern usa, vatican, jerusalem
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The Lone Ranger (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Texas Rangers chase down a gang of outlaws led by Butch Cavendish, but the gang ambushes the Rangers, seemingly killing them all. One survivor is found, however, by an American Indian named Tonto, who nurses him back to health. The Ranger, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, scenic, buddy comedy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: horse, texas ranger, superhero, indians, disney, gunfight, native american, corruption, revenge, escape, betrayal, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, 20th century, 1930s ...
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, san francisco
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Ned Kelly (1970)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Western
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Unable to support his family in the Australian outback, a man turns to stealing horses in order to make money. He gets more deeply drawn into the outlaw life, and eventually becomes involved in murders. Based on the life of famed 19th-century ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, rough, tense ...
Plot: aborigine, criminal, heroes, manhunt, prison, frontier town, bank robber, folk hero, society, ambition, violence spree, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: australia, ireland, new south wales
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Tube (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Burnt-out transit cop Jay forms an unlikely alliance with pickpocket Kay to stop a terrorist hijacker from blowing up a subway car during rush hour.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, stylized, serious, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, terrorism, hostage, disaster, save the day, law enforcement, train, love affair, police investigation, isolation, heroes, undercover ...
Place: korea, hong kong, south korea
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Thomas and the Magic Railroad (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mr. Conductor's supply of magic gold dust, which allows him to travel between Shining Time and Thomas's island, is critically low. Unfortunately, he doesn't know how to get more. Meanwhile, Thomas is fending off attacks by the nasty ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, splatter, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: train, magic, rescue, friendship, adventurer, escapades, good versus evil, rivalry, youth, young heroes, heroic mission, parents and children ...
Time: 2000s, 20th century, 90s
Place: london, america, toronto ontario canada, usa
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Runaway Train (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A hardened convict and a younger prisoner escape from a brutal prison in the middle of winter only to find themselves on an out-of-control train with a female railway worker while being pursued by the vengeful head of security.
Style: suspenseful, road movie, intense, realistic, rough ...
Plot: train, survival, runaway train, train crash, prison, disaster, prisoner, wilderness, suspense, violence, winter, prison warden ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: alaska, usa
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Red Heat (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A tough Russian policeman is forced to partner up with a cocky Chicago police detective when he is sent to Chicago to apprehend a Georgian drug lord who killed his partner and fled the country.
Style: humorous, exciting, suspenseful, rough, harsh ...
Audience: manly, teens, boys' night
Plot: culture clash, cold war, buddy cop, drug dealer, police brutality, police officer, police, gunfight, brutality, manhunt, showdown, russian abroad ...
Time: 80s, year 1988, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, moscow russia, los angeles, california, ussr ...
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