All Genres: Family
Release Year: 2008
Director: Phil Bransom
Sound: Dolby Digital
Writing by: Phil Bransom – written by
Sarah Dale – contributing writer
Heather Mann – co-written by
Jared Mann – co-written by
Produced by: Phil Bransom – producer
Sarah Dale – associate producer
Cast: Jonathan Hall – Brett Banner
Michael Biesanz – Jeremiah Wilson
Mercedes Rose – Jennifer Wilson-Ward
Elijah Nelson – Thomas Wilson-Ward
Ia Gilbert – Sarah Wilson-Ward
Daniel Nelson – Justin Banner
Noah Smith – Douglas
Bryce Walters – Sammy
Bruce Chesse – Grandy
Robert Zorn – Bronson Banner
Galen Finn – Freddie the Lineman
Music: Himesh Reshammiya
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Plot Outline: 62 year old Jeremiah Wilson is truly the Train Master of Willamette Western Railroad. He lives, breaths…
Plot: 62 year old Jeremiah Wilson is truly the Train Master of Willamette Western Railroad. He lives, breaths, and eats railroad. When Brett Banner, 32 year old heir to New York Eastern talks his dad into purchasing Willamette Western, there is immediately a clash between himself and Jeremiah. Jeremiah is fired by Brett two years from retirement and turns into a angry, depressed grandfather. When Brett's nine year old son Justin realizes Jeremiah's grandson Thomas can drive a locomotive, he kidnaps and holds Thomas' favorite dinosaur ransom. Justin, Thomas and 3 other children board an old engine in for repairs and accidentally turns it into runaway engine causing a chain reaction of events.
Movie Quotes: Krenshaw: I was in the NAM, Pussy Fart!
Crazy Credits: We know about 1 Crazy Credits. One of them reads:
Primary closing credits (director, producers, cinematographer, etc.) done as by-lines in a newspaper. Main acting credits are displayed as wedding announcement photos and captions.
Goofs: We know about 1 goofs. Here comes one of them:
Continuity: During the song “Jhoot Nahin Bolna” you can see Hansika Motwani's (Riya) hair switch from being parted in the center to be parted to the side a few times in the beginning of the song.
Trivia: There are 2 entries in the trivia list – like these:
- The movie was inspired by the life of Douglas Bransom and his love of trains and dinosaurs. Douglas was 7 when he was hit and killed by a frontover accident by a neighbor's SUV. The storyline of the runaway engine became a frequent conversation between father and son.
- The implosion of the Trojan Nuclear Cooling tower sets the backdrop for the damaged track for the runaway engine on Train Master.