Passenger train movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant passenger train movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspense, realistic, visually appealing, suspenseful and intense films and TV shows about / with passenger train, train, dialogue, storytelling, mentor, murder, chase, brutality, catastrophe and death plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as passenger train: The Commuter (2018), Unstoppable (2010), The Polar Express (2004), There Will Be Blood (2007), Mr. Nobody (2009), In the Heat of the Night (1967), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Text (2019), Brother (1997), Computer Killers (1973).

List of passenger train movies

The Commuter (2018)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, China, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A businessman, on his daily commute home, gets unwittingly caught up in a criminal conspiracy that threatens not only his life but the lives of those around him.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, surprise ending, atmospheric ...
Plot: conspiracy, train, deception, fight, police, train station, attempted murder, train crash, destruction, witness, money, race against time ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, new york
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Unstoppable (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A runaway train, transporting deadly, toxic chemicals, is barreling down on Stanton, Pennsylvania, and only two men can stop it: a veteran engineer and a young conductor. Thousands of lives hang in the balance as these ordinary heroes attempt to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: train, runaway train, train crash, race against time, chase, disaster, save the day, determination, train engineer, train wreck, survival, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, north america, pittsburgh, california
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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, 3d animation, stylized, touching, christmas special ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, holiday, magic, adventure, dream, railway, train, family, snow, winter, life philosophy, good versus evil ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
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There Will Be Blood (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview moves to oil-rich California. Using his adopted son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. ...
Style: suspense, serious, disturbing, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: oil, greed, character study, ambition, rivalry, rise to the top, father son relationship, money, sign language, misanthrope, desert, religion ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1920s, middle ages, turn of the century ...
Place: california, pacific ocean, usa, san francisco, los angeles
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Mr. Nobody (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Belgium, Germany, Canada, France, UK, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Nemo Nobody leads an ordinary existence with his wife and 3 children; one day, he wakes up as a mortal centenarian in the year 2092.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, surreal, philosophical, mind bending ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time, alternate reality, destiny, philosophy, surrealism, utopia, depression, love and romance, butterfly effect, life changing experience, multiple outcomes, quantum physics ...
Time: future, year 1975, 21st century, 20th century
Place: canada
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In the Heat of the Night (1967)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An African American detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racist southern town.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, thought provoking, suspense ...
Plot: racism, small town, prejudice, racial slur, police, mystery, crimes, police procedural, police officer, chief of police, racist, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s
Place: mississippi, usa, southern usa, california, north carolina ...
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Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers ...
Style: exciting, humorous, witty, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, robot, artificial intelligence, superhero team, superhuman powers, end of the world, master villain, supernatural ability, tony stark character, good versus evil, heroes, androids and robots ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: oslo norway, usa, africa, london, new york ...
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Text (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Ilya Goryunov has spent seven years in prison on false charges of drug trafficking. When Ilya is free he realizes that the old life that he yearned for is no more. Although he did not intend to take revenge on the man who sent him to prison, now ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, sexy, avant garde, tragic ending ...
Plot: sexual relations, lust, revenge, male protagonist, unsimulated sex, falsely accused, depression, wrongful conviction, frame up, loss of mother, death of mother, anguish ...
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Brother (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Danila goes to his older brother to start a new life in Petersburg. His brother is a gangster and a killer, and he puts Danila into this criminal world asking him to kill someone.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, intellectual, realistic, rough ...
Plot: crimes, russian mafia, organized crime, russian, mafia, life is a bitch, friendship, brutality, vigilante, life philosophy, moral ambiguity, youth ...
Time: 90s, year 1997
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, ussr
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Computer Killers (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following his forced retirement from an appalling rock band, Jason decides to vacation at Brittlehouse Manor, a health farm run by the leather-gloved, ex-Nazi scientist Dr. Storm. Along the way, Jason meets Judy, also on her way to Brittlehouse ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: mad doctor, zombie, mad scientist, mind control, survival, hospital, experiment gone awry, mental illness, violence, laboratory, body horror, exploitation ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe
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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, suspense, atmospheric, harsh, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, cowboy, bounty hunter, small town, gang, robbery, violence, warrior, heroes, sidekick, reward, revenge ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1870s
Place: texas, austin texas, spain, new mexico, usa ...
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Citizen X (1995)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on the true story of a Russian serial killer who, over many years, claimed victim to over 50 people. His victims were mostly under the age of 17. In what was then a communists state, the police investigations were hampered by bureaucracy, ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, intense, factual ...
Plot: serial killer, communism, investigation, police investigation, murder, forensics, crimes, corpse, bureaucracy, execution, sexual sadism, psychiatrist ...
Time: 1930s, year 1990, year 1983, year 1986, year 1987 ...
Place: russia, california, ussr
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The Cassandra Crossing (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The Cassandra Crossing is an all-star disaster spectacular telling of the terrifying odyssey of 1000 doomed passengers trapped aboard a plague-infested train. A terrorist infected with a deadly virus boards the Stockholm to Geneva Express and ...
Style: exciting, suspense, intense, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, plague, survival, disaster, terrorism, train crash, race against time, quarantine, catastrophe, military, doctor, dog ...
Time: 70s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: geneva switzerland, poland, new orleans, europe, sweden ...
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5 Centimeters Per Second (2007)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Takaki and Akari are two classmates in elementary school. During their time together they have become close friends. Their relationship is tested when Akari moves to another city because of her parents' jobs. Both of them struggle to keep their ...
Style: depressing, sad, touching, emotional, scenic ...
Audience: kids, date night, teen drama
Plot: romance, love and romance, coming of age, relationships, young lovers, lovers apart, teenage love, hopes, love, friendship, melancholy, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, future ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Snowpiercer (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Czech Republic
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.
Style: thought provoking, tense, allegory, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: post apocalypse, train, survival, distopia, revolution, winter, rebellion, future dystopia, social differences, class struggle, society, snow ...
Time: future, near future, 2030s, 21st century, 2010s ...
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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, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: homeless, great depression, train, railway, hunting, drifter, emperor, tough heroes, injustice, social misfits, society, rivalry ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1933
Place: oregon, usa, turkey
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The City of No Limits (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Victor is a man who gets to Paris to join his family around their seriously ill father, Max. As the chance of selling the family business begins to disrupt the family relationships, Victor is desperately asked for help by Max. What seems in the ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, enigmatic, contemplative
Plot: family relations, haunted by the past, gay, family problems, family business, dysfunctional family, parents and children, sin, terminal illness, betrayal, secret past, spanish civil war ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
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Mr. Holmes (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story is set in 1947, following a long-retired Holmes living in a Sussex village with his housekeeper and rising detective son. But then he finds himself haunted by an unsolved 50-year old case. Holmes' memory isn't what it used to be, ...
Style: clever, enigmatic, meditative, tense, dramatic ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, memory loss, aging, mystery, private detective, death, elderly, uncover truth, character study, one last case, who done it, haunted by the past ...
Time: 1940s, future, 1910s, year 1947
Place: england, japan, london, europe, asia ...
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42 (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The powerful story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The film follows the innovative Dodgers’ general manager Branch Rickey, the ...
Style: sentimental, inspirational, emotional, factual, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: racism, baseball, sport, against the odds, rivalry, athlete and trainer, americana, human spirit, rise to the top, hopes, athlete's life, racial segregation ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 1930s, 20th century, post world war two ...
Place: boston, new jersey, california, new york, usa ...
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Tideland (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Because of the actions of her irresponsible parents, a young girl is left alone on a decrepit country estate and survives inside her fantastic imagination.
Style: surreal, dark fantasy, psychedelic, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroin, isolation, imagination, surrealism, mentally challenged, imaginary friend, mental illness, child neglect, addiction, drug addiction, abandoned house, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austin texas, denmark, usa, texas
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The Professionals (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Professionals is a 1966 American Western film directed by Richard Brooks. A kidnap-rescue adventure set in about 1917, it features a small group of experts heading into Mexico to free the Mexican-born wife of a wealthy Texan from several hundred ...
Style: talky, compassionate, dramatic, harsh, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, mercenary, mexican revolution, kidnapping, female nudity, train, chase, adventure, horse, cowboy, gunfight, family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: mexico, texas, california, latin america
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Priest (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In an alternate world, humanity and vampires have warred for centuries. After the last Vampire War, the veteran Warrior Priest lives in obscurity with other humans inside one of the Church's walled cities. When the Priest's niece is ...
Style: dark fantasy, scary, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, post apocalypse, supernatural, distopia, good versus evil, future dystopia, monster, priest, clergy, vampire hunter, cyberpunk, human versus monster ...
Time: future
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Russian Dolls (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Five years after their summer together in Barcelona, Xavier, William, Wendy, Martine and Isabelle reunite.
Style: feel good, witty, sentimental, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: romance, lesbian, friendship, relationships, looking for love, love triangle, lifestyle, writers, understanding, writer's life, old love, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: paris france, london, france, spain, europe ...
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The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.
Style: funny, humorous, talky, absurd, light ...
Plot: farce, kidnapping, chase, vengeance, spy, manic, save the world, crimes, comedy of errors, psychopath, master criminal, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: west germany, munich germany, england
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The Notorious Landlady (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An American junior diplomat in London rents a house from, and falls in love with, a woman suspected of murder.
Style: realistic, semi serious, mind bending, humorous, witty ...
Plot: landlady, diplomat, attempted murder, murder, crimes, protagonist as suspect, chase, legal investigation, mystery, legal action, legal, private detective ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, england
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Monsters (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Six years ago NASA discovered the possibility of alien life within our solar system. A probe was launched to collect samples, but crashed upon re-entry over Central America. Soon after, new life forms began to appear and half of Mexico was ...
Style: suspense, stylized, breathtaking, futuristic, meditative ...
Audience: date night
Plot: monster, alien, alien invasion, distopia, post apocalypse, infected, alien encounter, quarantine, end of the world, jungle, apocalypse, military ...
Time: future
Place: mexico, central america, austin texas, latin america, usa
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Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Ethan Hunt and his team are racing against time to track down a dangerous terrorist named Hendricks, who has gained access to Russian nuclear launch codes and is planning a strike on the United States. An attempt to stop him ends in an explosion ...
Style: exciting, breathtaking, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, espionage, mission, secret agents, gunfight, terrorist, courage, frame up, escapades, cia, race against time, teamwork ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington state, hungary, seattle, budapest, san francisco ...
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Lolita (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Humbert Humbert is a middle-aged British novelist who is both appalled by and attracted to the vulgarity of American culture. When he comes to stay at the boarding house run by Charlotte Haze, he soon becomes obsessed with Lolita, the woman's ...
Style: disturbing, sexual, sexy, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: forbidden love, age difference, lolita, seduction, pedophilia, girl man relationship, lust, older man younger woman relationship, adolescence, love affair, youth, temptation ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 50s
Place: new hampshire, usa, ohio
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The Killers (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hit man and his partner try to find out why their latest victim, a former race-car driver, did not try to get away.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, stylized, clever, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, gangsters, heist, betrayal, corruption, twists and turns, femme fatale, murder, crimes, crime gone awry, death, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, miami
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Jonah Hex (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Gunslinger Jonah Hex (Josh Brolin) is appointed by President Ulysses Grant to track down terrorist Quentin Turnbull (John Malkovich), a former Confederate officer determined on unleashing hell on earth. Jonah not only secures freedom by accepting ...
Style: stylized, gothic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ambush, civil war, death, superhero, cowboy, bounty hunter, american civil war, revenge, supernatural, vengeance, gunslinger, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, virginia, new orleans, south carolina, washington d.c.
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