Movies about trains

Movies about trains
List of the best movies about trains selected by visitors to our site: End of the Line, Bird People, Stranded, My Christmas Dream, Riders of Justice, A Gentle Creature, King Jack, Certain Women, Becoming Astrid, Mr. Holmes.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

End of the Line (2007)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryCanada
Duration01:35
CharactersDemons
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse, End of the world, Supernatural, Mental disorders
PlaceTrains, Metro
TimeHalloween
StyleTense, Serious, Disturbing

Karen, a young psychiatric nurse, boards the last subway train of the night only to have it stop in the middle of the tunnel. Suddenly, her nightmare begins: a mysterious cult has decided that it's the end of the world and the only way to save the souls of the living is to kill them in cold blood. As those around her are brutally murdered, Karen and a handful of survivors must face the homicidal cult, supernatural forces and their own fears of Armageddon in order to survive.

Bird People (2014)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
CountryFrance
Duration02:07
CharactersProgrammers, Businessmen, Birds, Cats
PlotCars, Supernatural, Computers, Meaning of life, Freedom
PlaceAircraft, Trains, France, Metro, Hotels
StyleRomantic, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Serious

An overstressed American businessman and a French chambermaid make a connection at an airport hotel in Paris.

Stranded (2015)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrecomedy
CountrySpain
Duration02:09
CharactersFriends, Criminals
PlotObsession
PlaceTrains
StyleFascinating

The last train travel of the year from Barcelona to Madrid, suddenly stops by a voltage drop in the middle of nowhere during a fierce snowstorm. Because of the peculiarity of its passengers, will begin to emerge hilarious conflicts between them.

My Christmas Dream (2016)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersArtists, Fathers, Sisters
PlotLove, Holidays, Gifts
PlaceTrains
TimeNew Year
StyleRomantic, Light, Cute

Christina Masters, the manager of McDougal’s flagship department store, is determined to land the manager position for their new Paris location. She sets out to impress Victoria, the store’s owner, by creating the best holiday display in McDougal’s history. Fresh out of inspiration despite assuring Victoria otherwise, Christina turns to a recently-fired store employee who also happens to be a talented artist and single dad to his young son. As they work side-by-side, the business relationship becomes personal and she finds herself falling in love. Will the allure of her dream be too strong or will she choose to follow her heart?

Riders of Justice (2020)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genreaction, comedy, drama, crime
CountryDenmark, Sweden, Finland
PlaceTrains
StyleFascinating, Tense

Markus, a deployed military man, has to go home to his teenage daughter, Mathilde, when his wife dies in a tragic train accident. It seems to be plain bad luck - but it turns out that it might have been a carefully orchestrated assassination, which his wife ended up being a random casualty of.

A Gentle Creature (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, detective
CountryFrance, Russia, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Ukraine
Duration01:26
CharactersDogs, Family
PlotTime travel
PlacePrison, Trains

Loosely inspired by Dostoyevsky’s short story A Gentle Creature about a woman who travels to a prison in a remote region to track down her incarcerated husband.

King Jack (2015)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, adventure
CountryUSA
CharactersDogs, Teens, Teachers, Friends, Sisters
PlotDancing, Adventure, Money, Friendship, Pursuit
PlaceSchool, Trains, Party, USA, Small cities
TimeSummer
StyleTouching, Serious

Growing up in a rural town filled with violent delinquents, Jack has learned to do what it takes to survive, despite having an oblivious mother and no father. After his aunt falls ill and a younger cousin comes to stay with him, the hardened 15-year-old discovers the importance of friendship, family, and looking for happiness even in the most desolate of circumstances.

Certain Women (2016)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersDogs, Horses, Lesbians, Indians, Teachers
PlotLove, Dancing, Loneliness, Snow, Test
PlacePrison, School, Trains, Mountains, Forest
StyleFascinating, Makes me think

The lives of four women intersect in small-town America, where each is imperfectly blazing a trail.

Becoming Astrid (2018)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, biography
CountrySweden, Denmark
Duration01:58
CharactersStrong women, Blonde girls, Writers
PlotOn real events, Dancing, Religious, Art, Snow
PlaceTrains, Hotels, Sweden
StyleFor girls, Fascinating, Makes me think, Touching

When Astrid Lindgren was very young something happened that affected her profoundly, and this combination of both miracle and calamity came to shape her entire life. It was an event that transformed her into one of the most inspiring women of our age and the storyteller a whole world would come to love. This is the story of when a young Astrid, despite the expectations of her time and religious upbringing, decided to break free from society's norms and follow her heart.

Mr. Holmes (2015)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:15
CharactersSherlock Holmes, Writers, Soldier
PlotInvestigation, Loneliness, Death, Depression, Mystery
PlaceSea, Village, Trains, England, Japan
StyleAction, By books, Smart, Makes me think, Serious

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, so he only remembers fragments of the case: a confrontation with an angry husband, a secret bond with his beautiful but unstable wife.

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Restless (2011)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:31
CharactersTeens, Insects, Terminally ill, Sisters, Birds
PlotLove, Death, Cancer, Ghosts, Funeral
PlaceTrains, Hospitals
TimeHalloween
StyleRomantic, Psychological problems, Atmospheric, Fancy, Touching

A powerful and emotional coming of age story, this remarkable tale is told with honesty and originality that will leave audiences moved. In the film, two outsiders, both shaped by the circumstances that have brought them together, forge a deep and lasting love. Directed by Gus Van Sant, one of the most astute observers of people living life on the edge, comes a take on friendship and young love as engaging and true as it is provocative and stirring.

Leave No Trace (2018)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:34
CharactersDogs, Horses, Family, Photographers, Hermits
PlotSurvival, Dancing, Chess, Money, Religious
PlaceNature, Trains
StylePsychological problems, Soulful, By books, Philosophical, Fascinating

A father and daughter live a perfect but mysterious existence in Forest Park, a beautiful nature reserve near Portland, Oregon, rarely making contact with the world. But when a small mistake tips them off to authorities, they are sent on an increasingly erratic journey in search of a place to call their own.

Before We Go (2014)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersClairvoyants
PlotAdventure, Loneliness, Art
PlaceTrains, Hotels, New York
StyleRomantic, Light, Cute, Touching

A woman who is robbed on her way to catch the 1:30 train to Boston is left stranded in New York City. She meets a man who helps her during the course of the night and the two form a romance.

The Shadow Effect (2017)
Markimdb: 4.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:49
CharactersSnipers, Doctors, Scientists, Bodyguards, Tough guys
PlotDeath, Dreams, Conspiracies, Radio, Cheating
PlaceTrains, Metro, Yachts, Hotels, Laboratory
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

A young man's life is turned upside down when his violent dreams begin to blend with reality.

Feel the Beat (2020)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, drama, family
CountryUSA
CharactersChildrens, Family, Trainers
PlotDancing, Contests, Training
PlaceTrains
StyleWomens in main roles

After failing to make it on Broadway, April returns to her hometown and reluctantly begins training a misfit group of young dancers for a competition.

The Third Murder (2017)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryJapan
Duration01:43
CharactersTeens, Killers, Lawyers, Judge, Fathers
PlotInvestigation, Computers, Mystery, Snow, Mystery
PlacePrison, School, Trains, Japan, Kitchen
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Tense

Shigemori is a lawyer tasked with defending Misumi in a murder trial. Misumi has previous convictions for murder and has confessed to the crime, but evidence in the case leads to Shigemori having doubts about what really happened.

Child 44 (2015)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryCzech Republic, United Kingdom, USA, Russia
Duration02:21
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers, Police, Military, Pregnant
PlotThe escape, Relationship, Investigation, Political, Justice
PlaceSchool, Trains, Russia, Forest, USSR
StyleAction, By books, Tense, Creepy, Serious

Set in Stalin-era Soviet Union, a disgraced MGB agent is dispatched to investigate a series of child murders -- a case that begins to connect with the very top of party leadership.

Gunday (2014)
Markimdb: 2.4
Genreaction, melodrama, drama
CountryIndia
CharactersGangsters, Heroes
PlotFriendship, Love triangle, Rivalry
PlaceTrains, India, Asia
StyleRomantic, Exciting, Fascinating, Tense, Serious

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 bandits who became Calcutta's Most Loved, Most Celebrated, Most Reckless, Most Fearless, Most Powerful! A story of two happy-go-lucky renegades who came to be known as...GUNDAY!

Genius (2016)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:30
CharactersGeniuses, Writers, Friends, Artists
PlotOn real events, Obsession, Weapon, Art, Fate
PlaceTrains, USA, New York
StyleInspirational, By books, Touching, Intellectual, Beautiful landscapes

New York in the 1920s. Max Perkins, literary editor at Scribner’s Sons is the first to sign such subsequent literary greats as Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald. When a sprawling, chaotic 1,000-page manuscript by an unknown writer named Thomas Wolfe falls into his hands, Perkins is convinced he has discovered a literary genius. Together the two men set out to work on a version for publication and a seemingly endless struggle over every single phrase ensues. During this process, Perkins the gentle family man and Wolfe the eccentric author become close – a relationship eyed with suspicion by their wives. When ‘Look Homeward, Angel’ becomes a resounding success, the writer grows increasingly paranoid.

DNA (2020)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genredrama
CountryFrance, Algeria
CharactersSnake
PlotDeath, Political
PlaceTrains, Paris, France, Hospitals
StyleFascinating, Serious

DNA revolves around a woman with close ties to a beloved Algerian grandfather who protected her from a toxic home life as a child. When he dies, it triggers a deep identity crisis as tensions between her extended family members escalate revealing new depths of resentment and bitterness.




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