Train engineer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant train engineer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful, melancholic and captivating films and TV shows about / with train engineer, train, death, railway, train conductor, runaway, storytelling, explosion, chase and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, Germany, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as train engineer: Unstoppable (2010), The Polar Express (2004), Petticoat Junction (1963), Hosts (2020), Speed (1994), Search and Destroy (2020), Spiral: From the Book of Saw (2021), Jim Button and the Wild 13 (2020), Train to Busan (2016), Look Both Ways (2005).

List of train engineer movies

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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Petticoat Junction (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Petticoat Junction is an American situation comedy produced by Wayfilms that originally aired on CBS from September 1963 to April 1970. The series is one of three interrelated shows about rural characters created by Paul Henning. Petticoat Junction ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, retro
Plot: hillbilly, small town, parents, village life, female protagonist, small business, three sisters, train engineer, laziness, railway, uncle niece relationship, dog ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
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Hosts (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve, an innocent couple become hosts to a malicious entity. Throughout the night they terrorise a family of five in unimaginably violent and disturbing ways.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, scary ...
Plot: christmas, murder, christmas party, christmas dinner, characters killed one by one, fear, psychopath, brutality, masked killer, violent, killing spree, who done it ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
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Speed (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Los Angeles SWAT cop Jack Traven is up against bomb expert Howard Payne, who's after major ransom money. First it's a rigged elevator in a very tall building. Then it's a rigged bus--if it slows, it will blow, bad enough any day, but ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, tense, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: hostage, bomb, bus, highway, terrorism, unlikely partners, save the day, rescue, terrorist, chase, swat team, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Search and Destroy (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When American Ranger John Cutter fails to save a family being held hostage and loses his entire team in a battle with infamous Ukrainian Arms Dealer Igor Rodin, John is discharged from the army. Three years later he is approached by his old General ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: submarine, one man army, sniper, mercenary, mission, revenge, one against many, rescue, arms dealer, terrorist group, race against time, battles ...
Place: eastern europe, africa
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Spiral: From the Book of Saw (2021)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Working in the shadow of an esteemed police veteran, brash Detective Ezekiel “Zeke” Banks and his rookie partner take charge of a grisly investigation into murders that are eerily reminiscent of the city’s gruesome past. Unwittingly entrapped ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, characters killed one by one, murder, police officer, violence, mind game, trap, twists and turns, serial killer, master criminal, investigation, fbi ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2020s
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Jim Button and the Wild 13 (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Ollie Clarke and his gang take on world.
Audience: kids
Plot: pirate ship, island life, train engineer, friendship, postman, mermaid, crown, princess, oasis, desert, steam train, boy hero ...
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Train to Busan (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Martial law is declared when a mysterious viral outbreak pushes Korea into a state of emergency. Those on an express train to Busan, a city that has successfully fended off the viral outbreak, must fight for their own survival…
Style: suspense, tense, bloody, suspenseful, apocalyptic ...
Plot: zombie, survival, virus, pandemic, apocalypse, epidemic, train, zombie attack, undead, father daughter relationship, quarantine, train crash ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: south korea, korea, busan, east asia, seoul
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Look Both Ways (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During one unusually hot weekend, four friends struggle after hearing some life-changing news.
Style: touching, stylized, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: pregnancy, eccentricity, family relations, romance, journalism, parents and children, couple relations, looking for love, human nature, husband wife relationship, bittersweet, dying ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, california
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The Burning Train (1980)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The plot revolves around a train named Super Express that catches fire on its inaugural run from New Delhi to Mumbai.
Style: parody, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: railway, race against time, train, time, friendship, saboteur, fire, panic, marital separation, muslim, train station, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: india, asia, new delhi
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Atomic Train (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
TV show
Story: A train headed for Denver carrying nuclear waste and toxic materials is en route for disaster when it becomes a runaway. Renegade investigator and train enthusiast John Seger jumps on board in a bid to save thousand of innocent lives...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, train, runaway train, race against time, natural disaster, railway, nuclear bomb, catastrophe, mountain, campaign, adventure, on the run ...
Time: 90s
Place: colorado, usa
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The Bullet Train (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 152 min.
Story: One of the Japanese Shinkansen “Bullet Trains” is threatened with a bomb that will explode automatically if the train slows below 80 km/h, unless a ransom is paid. Police race to find the bombers and to learn how to defuse the bomb.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, railway, disaster, speed, runaway train, race against time, train, confined, heroes, save the day, master criminal, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo, hokkaido
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The Swarm (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Scientist Dr. Bradford Crane and army general Thalius Slater join forces to fight an almost invisible enemy threatening America; killer bees that have deadly venom and attack without reason. Disaster movie-master Irwin Allen's film contains ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, military, race against time, panic, survival, natural disaster, small town, bee, monster, antidote, plague, rescue ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas, houston texas, austin texas, latin america
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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, abandoned building, locomotive, train station, world war two, train engineer, bridge, ammunition, explosion, shooting, singing, woman slaps man
Time: year 1945
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Infinity Train (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: 13-year-old Tulip finds herself on a mysterious train with an endless number of cars, each one its own universe, and must find a way to get home.
Style: exciting, psychological, captivating, mysterious, intellectual ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, teenager, self discovery, family relations, mysticism, introspection, determination, young heroes, robot, alternate dimension, journey ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: minnesota, italy, wisconsin
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Summer Solstice (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Coming of Age Drama in rural Poland in the summer of 1943.
Style: disturbing, suspense, psychological, captivating
Plot: world war two, struggle for survival, nazi, tragic love, love affair, love story, wartime, wartime life, male female relationship, war, gendarmerie, skinny dipping ...
Time: 1940s
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What They Had (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A woman must fly back to her hometown when her Alzheimer's-stricken mother, wanders into a blizzard. The return home forces her to confront her past.
Style: sentimental, sincere, melancholic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: alzheimer's disease, memory loss, mother daughter relationship, lie, blizzard, self discovery, introspection, illness, snow, woman, dementia, anxiety ...
Place: sacramento california, florida, california, illinois, chicago illinois
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Tough Guys (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Harry Doyle (Lancaster) and Archie Lang (Douglas) are two old-time train robbers, who held up a train in 1956 and have been incarcerated for thirty years. After serving their time, they are released from jail and have to adjust to a new life of ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, light, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gangsters, prison, aging, crimes, adventure, police investigation, unlikely friendships, nothing goes right, partners, odd couple, elderly, buddies ...
Time: 80s, year 1956, year 1986
Place: california, new jersey, mexico
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35 Shots of Rum (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A widowed metro conductor, approaching retirement, lives with his beautiful grown daughter – the object of a neighbor’s romantic interest. The man’s former girlfriend also lives in their building and plays a role in their closely-knit lives. ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, touching, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, single parent, lifestyle, human nature, looking for love, love and romance, love affair, parents and children, midlife crisis, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, social realism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france
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Cat Ballou (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman seeking revenge for her murdered father hires a famous gunman, but he's very different from what she expects.
Style: funny, melancholic, talky, harsh, semi serious ...
Plot: vengeance, murder, redemption, justice, adventure, twists and turns, culture clash, ranch, hitman, rescue, old west, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s
Place: wyoming
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Julieta (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain, France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film spans 30 years in Julieta’s life from a nostalgic 1985 where everything seems hopeful, to 2015 where her life appears to be beyond repair and she is on the verge of madness.
Style: emotional, melancholic, thought provoking, sexy, sentimental ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, loneliness, guilt, depression, childhood, death of husband, female nudity, mother daughter estrangement, psychology, autobiography, suicide, death ...
Time: 2010s, 90s, 80s
Place: spain, galicia, portugal, madrid
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The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany, Italy, Spain, France, Switzerland
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In 1920s Ireland young doctor Damien O'Donovan prepares to depart for a new job in a London hospital. As he says his goodbyes at a friend's farm, British Black and Tans arrive, and a young man is killed. Damien joins his brother Teddy in ...
Style: political, bleak, sexy, brutal, factual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: civil war, ira, rebellion, war, politics, resistance, freedom, irish republican army, injustice, occupation, debate, traitor ...
Time: 1920s, post world war one, 1910s, 20th century, 70s
Place: ireland, england, dublin ireland, northern ireland, europe ...
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Closely Watched Trains (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a small town still occupied by the Germans as World War II's tide is turning toward the Allies, apprentice train-watcher Milos is oblivious to the war. Instead, he is obsessed with having his first sexual experience. Despite the favors of ...
Style: atmospheric, talky, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: world war two, coming of age, satire, resistance, politics, war, occupation, communism, village life, wartime life, sexuality, german ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: czech republic, europe, germany, eastern europe, japan ...
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Control (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hungary
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A tale about a strange young man, Bulcsú, his fellow inspectors, who are all without exception likeable characters, a rival ticket inspection team, and racing along the tracks... And a tale about love.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, art house, surreal, semi serious ...
Plot: subway, train, workplace, serial killer, social misfits, dark humor, mystery, love, musician, death, chase, surrealism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hungary, budapest, europe
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The Dirty Dozen: The Fatal Mission (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: USA, Yugoslavia, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A renegade team of World War II soldiers. This time, one of the 12 is a woman and, with a Nazi spy within their midst, they're up against German wartime geniuses out to establish a Fourth Reich.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, military, adventure, against the odds, good versus evil, heroic mission, heroes, death sentence, suicide, resistance movement, military training ...
Place: liverpool, former yugoslavia, denmark
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Death Train (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is supposed to guard a shipment of diamonds being sent by rail. But a man robs the train and kills the men guarding the diamonds. The robbers derail the train and hope to get away with their crime. The robbers get caught in Mexico and are sent ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, terrorism, on the run, save the day, hostage, race against time, undercover, gunfight, hijacking, railway, chase, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mexico
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Charlotte Gray (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Australia, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: This is a drama set in Nazi-occupied France at the height of World War II. Charlotte Gray tells the compelling story of a young Scottish woman working with the French Resistance in the hope of rescuing her lover, a missing RAF pilot. Based on the ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, romantic, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: world war two, espionage, resistance, nazi, war, romance, spy, wartime life, holocaust, jewish, women, secret agents ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: france, london, england, germany, paris france ...
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Boxcar Bertha (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on "Sister of the Road," the fictionalized autobiography of radical and transient Bertha Thompson as written by physician Dr. Ben L. Reitman, 'Boxcar' Bertha Thompson, a woman labor organizer in Arkansas during the ...
Style: lyrical, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: crimes, depression, lovers on the run, justice, visceral, loneliness, mafia, romance, on the road, train, great depression, male nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 70s, 80s, 1920s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois, arkansas, memphis
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Baby Blue Marine (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A would-be Marine fails basic training, and is sent home wearing the "baby blue" fatigues of a washout. En route, he is mugged by a battle-fatigued Marine Raider, who leaves him to hitch-hike home in an undeserved hero's uniform. A ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: basic training, military training, mistaken identity, world war two, marine, battles, social relations, disorder, boot camp, power relations, dull life, disgraced ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, colorado
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