Train movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant train movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful, exciting and stylized films and TV shows about / with train, danger, death, catastrophe, train ride, chase, violence, mentor, dialogue and crimes plots mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as train: Unstoppable (2010), Train to Busan (2016), Metro (2013), Thomas & Friends (1984), Flashback (1990), The Commuter (2018), Gunday (2014), Runaway Train (1985), Murder on the Orient Express (2017), Chuggington (2008).

List of train movies

 6.8
 180K
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, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: train, race against time, chase, save the day, runaway train, determination, danger, partners, chases and races, unstoppable, characters in danger, resourceful ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania, pittsburgh, california
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 7.5
 139K
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, emotional, tense, bleak, bloody ...
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, train, pandemic, quarantine, survival, survival horror, self sacrifice, violence, apocalypse, zombie attack, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: south korea, korea, seoul, east asia, busan
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 6.5
 6K
Metro (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Terror strikes the underground train system in Moscow in the form of a flood from a collapsed tunnel. The film follows a diverse group of Moscow citizens who find themselves trapped in the city’s underground rail network, their train derailed and ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tunnel, danger, survival, train, adventure, subway, love triangle, hysteria, chaos and mayhem, flood, asthma, panic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
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Thomas & Friends (1984)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 11 min.
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, funny, colourful, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, toddlers
Plot: train, adventure, friendship, island, best friends, disorder, puppet, family relations, friends, puppets, fictional reality, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 2020s, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: europe, atlantic ocean, england
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 6.3
 5K
Flashback (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A hippie radical, Huey Walker has been a fugitive for decades, accused of a crime that he may not have committed. Finally apprehended, Walker is escorted to trial by uptight 20-something FBI agent John Buckner. While the two seem to be polar ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids
Plot: train, lsd, chase, friendship, on the road, prison, fbi, partners, criminal heroes, adventure, dishonesty, mistaken identity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, 1960s, 1990s ...
Place: oregon, usa, san francisco
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 6.3
 97K
The Commuter (2018)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, France, USA
Duration: 105 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: surprise ending, exciting, tense, suspense, rough
Plot: conspiracy, train, deception, destruction, fbi, money, train wreck, attempted murder, witness, fight, telephone call, gun ...
Time: 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, new york
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 2.3
 57K
Gunday (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Based in Calcutta during its most unsettled times in the 1970s, the film deals with the inseparable life of Bikram and Bala. The story of 2 boys, boys who became refugees. Refugees who became gun couriers. Gun Couriers who became coal bandits, coal ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, love triangle, gangsters, friendship, train robbery, rivalry, love and romance, crimes, escapades, fall in love, bollywood, coal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A 12-year-old cartographer secretly leaves his family's ranch in Montana where he lives with his cowboy father and scientist mother and travels across the country on board a freight train to receive an award at the Smithsonian Institute.
Style: touching, exciting, sentimental, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: prodigy, adventure, train, cowboy, loneliness, adventurer, train ride, parents and children, young heroes, farm, on the road, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: montana, usa, washington d.c., chicago illinois
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 7.2
 26K
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, realistic, rough, suspense, intense ...
Plot: train, train ride, chases and races, prison warden, wilderness, survival, adventure, save the day, secret hideout, race against time, prison escape, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: alaska, usa
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Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Malta, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Genius Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an American tycoon aboard the Orient Express train.
Style: surprise ending, artsy, suspense, non-linear, road movie
Plot: murder mystery, investigation, snow, justice, murder, train, vengeance, whodunit, conspiracy, doctor, suspect, stabbed to death ...
Time: 1930s, post world war one, pre world war two
Place: europe, venice, turkey, istanbul turkey, mediterranean sea ...
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 5.9
 399
Chuggington (2008)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: UK
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, entertaining, light, semi serious
Audience: toddlers, preschoolers, kids
Plot: train, friendship, best friends, getting along, train ride, adventure, family, imaginary, escapades, youth, computer animation, friends ...
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 7.1
 287K
Snowpiercer (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
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, futuristic, suspenseful, rough, surreal ...
Plot: future dystopia, revolution, rebellion, survival, post apocalypse, social differences, snow, chaos, resistance, train, society, winter ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, near future, 2030s ...
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 4.2
 303
Hijack (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A prestigious senator and the passengers on board a train are kidnapped by a militia group.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, terrorism, martial arts, hijacking, chases and races, law enforcement, danger, race against time, deadly, save the day, crimes, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
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 3.7
 537
Final Run (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Grand Royale is a new high-tech passenger train with a computerized engine. On its maiden voyage, it suffers a severe technical failure, killing the controller and gradually increasing its already high speed, at the rate of 2 more miles per ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: train, save the day, escapades, chases and races, forces of nature, crimes, androids and robots, heroes, technology gone awry, adventure, confined, hijacking ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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 7.5
 472K
Source Code (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Decorated soldier Captain Colter Stevens wakes up in the body of an unknown man, discovering he's involved in a mission to find the bomber of a Chicago commuter train. He learns he's part of a top-secret experimental program that enables ...
Style: surprise ending, mind bending, suspenseful, captivating, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, changing the past or future, destiny, bomb, save the day, imaginary, suspicion, terrorism, danger, alternate reality, parallel universe ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois, afghanistan
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Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A passenger train has been hijacked by an electronics expert and turned into an untraceable command center for a weapons satellite. He has planned to blow up Washington DC and only one man can stop him, former Navy SEAL Casey Ryback.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, satellite, terrorist, one man army, terrorism, heroes, nuclear threat, hijacking, danger, profanity, graphic violence, serial murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: pentagon, colorado, denver colorado, los angeles
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Train of Life (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: France, Belgium, Netherlands, Israel, Romania
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1941, the inhabitants of a small Jewish village in Central Europe organize a fake deportation train so that they can escape the Nazis and flee to Palestine.
Style: humorous, offbeat, sentimental, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: holocaust, deportation, train, village, world war two, forgery, anti semitism, bittersweet, anti hero, nudity (full frontal - brief), optimism, coming out ...
Time: year 1941, 1940s
Place: eastern europe, europe, palestine, germany, poland
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Murder on the Orient Express (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Agatha Christie's classic whodunit speeds into the twenty-first century. World-famous sleuth Hercule Poirot has just finished a case in Istanbul and is returning home to London onboard the luxurious Orient Express. But, the train comes to a ...
Style: clever, tense, suspenseful, mind bending, stylized ...
Plot: murder, train, private detective, revenge, conspiracy, investigation, riddles and clues, mystery, mysterious character, on the road, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century
Place: istanbul turkey, belgrade
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Illusive Tracks (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Christmas 1945. In a train from Stockholm to Berlin are a motley collection. It is the failure of the author Gunnar who wants to leave his old life and make a contribution in Berlin; physician Henry who plan to marry Marie and likewise Henry's ...
Style: dark humor, stylized, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, train, infidelity, mystery, crimes, mysterious character, group of strangers, danger, deadly, passenger, dishonesty, men hatred ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1945
Place: berlin germany, sweden, germany, europe
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Von Ryan's Express (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Von Ryan's Express stars Frank Sinatra as a POW colonel who leads a daring escape from Nazi Germany by taking over a freight train, but he has to win over the British soldiers he finds himself commanding.
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: world war two, train, escape, prison, pow, behind enemy lines, war, adventure, escapades, heroes, fugitives, daring rescue ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: switzerland, italy, germany, europe, rome italy ...
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The Darjeeling Limited (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three American brothers who have not spoken to each other in a year set off on a train voyage across India with a plan to find themselves and bond with each other -- to become brothers again like they used to be. Their "spiritual quest", ...
Style: talky, touching, humorous, road movie, emotional ...
Plot: introspection, train, dysfunctional family, suicide attempt, reconciliation, journey, train ride, on the road, grief, sibling relationship, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, himalaya, asia, new york
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The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Armed men hijack a New York City subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary day's work for dispatcher Walter Garber into a face-off with the mastermind behind the crime.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, hostage, train, race against time, ransom, crimes, save the day, master criminal, mind game, crime, danger, financial driven terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
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, stylized, talky, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, private detective, multiple suspects, whodunit, train, murder, murder mystery, train ride, stabbing, crime, crimes, mysterious character ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 70s
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey, london, new york
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 6.7
 49K
Transsiberian (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, Lithuania
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Trans-Siberian train journey from China to Moscow becomes a thrilling chase of deception and murder when an American couple encounters a mysterious pair of fellow travelers.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, twist ending ...
Plot: travel, murder, train, tourist, crime, couples, couple relations, train ride, crimes, sexual tension, dishonesty, marital problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, china, siberia, moscow russia
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 7.9
 8K
Blind Chance (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Witek runs after a train. Three variations follow on how such a seemingly banal incident could influence the rest of Witek's life.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, psychological, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: train, destiny, politics, chance, student, airplane, love and romance, couples, espionage, militant, polish, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: poland, libya, europe, new jersey, tokyo ...
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 3.1
 321
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: rough, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, train, one man army, tough heroes, on the run, save the day, hostages, race against time, undercover, hostage, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mexico
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 5.0
 777
Ghost Train (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On her way to school, high school girl Nana sees a train accident. Then Nana and her friend Kanae start to come across various bizarre phenomena, including red fingerprints and a female spirit who 'lives' on the station platform. One day, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, bleak, mind bending
Plot: ghost, train, supernatural, missing person, danger, friendship, gory, past, violence, supernatural ability, train wreck, train conductor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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Last Passenger (2013)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Independent British thriller starring Dougray Scott and Kara Tointon. Lewis (Scott), an overworked doctor, is on his way home from London with his young son Max (Joshua Kaynama). Clearly exhausted from his work, Lewis decides to take a nap on the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, train, danger, confined, family relations, vengeance, chases and races, negotiation, race against time, hostages, group of strangers, hostage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, argentina
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A Railway Station for Two (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Platon Ryabinin, a pianist, is traveling by train to a distant town of Griboedov to visit his father. He gets off to have lunch during a twenty minute stop at Zastupinsk railway station. He meets Vera, a waitress, after he refuses to pay her for the ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, captivating, serious, romantic ...
Plot: love and romance, train, romance, nothing goes right, haunted by the past, disorder, false accusation, down on your luck, tragic love, station, chance meeting, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, soviet union
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Shanghai Express (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: What happens when a glamorous express, with high government officials, wealthy merchants, concubines and a gang of brigands on board, speeds towards the small town of Hanshui, where escaping bank robbers, corrupt officials, and gamblers await? Well, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: train, farce, martial arts, unlikely hero, cons and scams, master criminal, rivalry, chase, train ride, save the day, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
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