Tag: railway

The Iron Ministry (2014) 6.8

The Iron Ministry (2014)

Filmed over three years on China's railways, THE IRON MINISTRY traces the vast interiors of a country on the move: flesh and metal, clangs and squeals, light and dark, language and gesture. Scores of rail journeys come t...

Intentions of Murder (1964) 7.8

Intentions of Murder (1964)

A housewife living under her tyrannical husband has her life stressfully turned upside down after getting raped by a burglar.::Samovarkov...

The Bra (2018) 6.7

The Bra (2018)

Train driver Nurlan is heading to Baku for the last time before retirement. On its way round the neighborhoods of the city his train snags a blue bra off a washing line. To escape from his lonely existence, Nurlan embark...

Killers of Kilimanjaro (1959) 5.6

Killers of Kilimanjaro (1959)

At the end of the 19th century,during the German colonial rule,railway engineer Robert Adamson is sent to the Kilimanjaro Region to find out why the railroad construction works have stalled.On the ship taking him to Afri...

Scalplock (1966) (TV) 6.4

Scalplock (1966) (TV)

In a high stakes poker game, Ben Calhoun wins an unfinished railroad. Without knowledge of railroads nor the money to pay the wages due the workers or to buy the needed supplies and equipment, he sets out to finish the l...

Child 44 (2015) 6.5

Child 44 (2015)

Based on the first of a trilogy by Tom Rob Smith and set in the Stalin era of the Soviet Union. The plot is about an idealistic pro-Stalin security officer who decides to investigate a series of child murders in a countr...

Europa (1991) 7.6

Europa (1991)

An American of German descent arrives in post-war Germany 1945. His uncle gets him a job on the Zentropa train line as a sleeping car conductor. The American's wish is to be neutral to the ongoing purges of loyalists by ...

Wszystko na sprzedaz (1969) 6.8

Wszystko na sprzedaz (1969)

The disappearance of the leading actor from the film's set worries its director Andrzej. He embarks on a journey to look out for the actor with a young actor and missing actor's wife and mistress.::Film Critic Lalit Rao ...

Winnetou (1963) 6.9

Winnetou (1963)

The construction of the Great Western Railroad creates heavy conflict between the railway company and neighboring Indian tribes. Worse, criminal gang leader Santer sets his eyes on a gold mine located on holy Indian land...

Stalker-1979 8.2

Stalker-1979

In a small, unnamed country there is an area called the Zone. It is apparently inhabited by aliens and contains the Room, where in it is believed wishes are granted. The government has declared The Zone a no-go area and ...

Thomas and the Magic Railroad-2000 4

Thomas and the Magic Railroad-2000

Mr. Conductor's supply of magic gold dust, which allows him to travel between Shining Time and Thomas's island, is critically low. Unfortunately, he doesn't know how to get more. Meanwhile, Thomas is fending off attacks ...

Asian Ghost Story-2016 2.7

Asian Ghost Story-2016

The spirit of a dead Chinese railway worker seeking revenge possesses the body of a lethal assassin!...

Railroad Man-1999 7.2

Railroad Man-1999

A solitary middle-aged station manager is haunted by troubling memories of his past when he learns the line his station is on will be decommissioned for lack of profitability. He is visited by a young woman, who mysterio...

Mystery Junction-1951 5.8

Mystery Junction-1951

Larry Gordon, well-known crime writer, is on a train journey when a scream is heard. Upon investigation, the guard had been mugged and a man murdered. Another man is arrested but the full story is yet to be discovered.::...

Dark Days-2000 7.8

Dark Days-2000

Near Penn Station, next to the Amtrak tracks, squatters have been living for years. Marc Singer goes underground to live with them, and films this "family." A dozen or so men and one woman talk about their lives: horrors...

RR-2007 7.5

RR-2007

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It Happened to Jane-1959 6.6

It Happened to Jane-1959

Jane Osgood is trying to support her two young children by running a lobster business. After one of her shipments is ruined by inattention at the railroad station, Jane decides to take on Harry Foster Malone, director of...

The Ghost and the Darkness-1996 6.8

The Ghost and the Darkness-1996

Sir Robert Beaumont is behind schedule on a railroad in Africa. Enlisting noted engineer John Henry Patterson to right the ship, Beaumont expects results. Everything seems great until the crew discovers the mutilated cor...

Koridor bessmertiya-2019 6

Koridor bessmertiya-2019

Yesterday's Leningrad schoolgirl Masha Yablochkina, after a fierce blockade winter of 1941-1942, comes to the railway courses hoping to survive and gain strength. From there, the girl is sent to the construction of the S...

Railroad Tigers-2016 5.8

Railroad Tigers-2016

In December 1941, The railway from Tianjin to Nanjing in East China became a key military transportation route, heavily guarded by Japanese soldiers. Ma Yuan, a railroad worker and his group of freedom fighters find them...

The Great Train Robbery-1978 6.9

The Great Train Robbery-1978

Sutherland and Connery wish to rob a moving train's safe in Victorian England. They need wax impressions of keys, coffins, dead cats, and a great deal of planning in order to pull it off....

Murder on the Orient Express-1974 7.3

Murder on the Orient Express-1974

The first class compartment of the December 1935 departure of the Orient Express from Istanbul is full, unusual for this time of the year. Regardless, famed and fastidious Belgian detective, Hercule Poirot, who needs to ...