Movie about a runaway train denzel washington

Thats exactly what you have with unstoppable, which stars denzel washington and chris pine in an exciting, heroic movie about a runaway train. Denzel washington, chris pine, rosario dawson, ethan suplee. The film stars denzel washington and chris pine as an engineer and an conductor who must stop a runaway train packed. Unstoppable movie poster denzel washington chris pine. Jan 17, 20 denzel washington arrives with his wife, pauletta, for the 75th annual academy awards sunday, march 23, 2003 ap flight is also a love story, and again we havent seen washington in one of. Unstoppable was perhaps the worst railroad movie ever from the standpoint of the number of errors it contained. Oct 23, 2010 starring chris pine and denzel washington as a train conductor and engineer, the two have to race the clock to stop an unmanned runaway train effectively a missile the size of a skyscraper. With denzel washington, john travolta, luis guzman, victor gojcaj. Denzel washington, as the wise old train veteran, is his usual self. Denzel washington in a new train movie unstoppable model. Chris pine costarred in the film, which was written by dawn of the planet of the apes and the wolverine screenwriter mark bomback.

Early cuts stole from runaway train one of the most highstakes scenes in the film is when a marine is lowered down from a helicopter and attempts to land on top of the speeding train. Nov 07, 2010 the best blue collar action movie in who knows how long, this tense, narrowly focused thriller about a runaway train has a lean, pure simplicity to it that is satisfying in and of itself. With an unmanned runaway train carrying toxic chemicals about to derail near a mediumsized town, a brave engineer and his conductor give chase in a locomotive and stop the train in the nick of time. Denzel washington plays a railway veteran assigned to show the new guy on the job pine the ropes. Denzel washington and director tony scott teamed up for the fifth and last time for the action thriller about a runaway train loaded with dangerous cargo headed toward disaster. The screenplay by djordje milicevic, paul zindel and edward bunker was based on an original screenplay by akira kurosawa, with uncredited contributions by frequent kurosawa. Last week screen rant reported on the news that denzel washington had apparently walked away from the upcoming tony scott directed runaway train thriller, unstoppable. Mar 18, 2017 denzel washington and director tony scott teamed up for the fifth and last time for the action thriller about a runaway train loaded with dangerous cargo headed toward disaster.

Oscarwinner denzel washington and star treks chris pine team with action maestro tony scott in this nonstop thriller. Starring chris pine and denzel washington as a train conductor and engineer, the two have to race the clock to stop an unmanned runaway train effectively a missile the size of a skyscraper. How is the runaway train 777 in the movie unstoppable. Jump ahead to the present and washington is still having transportation issues in this years unstoppable just over four minutes of footage from unstoppable is now online and it offers us a better look at the runaway train thriller, which also stars. Twentieth century fox denzel washington, right, and chris pine play engineers trying to halt a runaway train in the new film unstoppable, based on a true incident that occurred in ohio in 2001. Aug 24, 2010 the movie poster for tony scotts action film unstoppable has gone online. A veteran engineer denzel washington and a young conductor chris pine, aboard another train in the runaways path, devise an incredible plan to try and stop it and prevent certain disaster in a heavily populated area. Thousands of lives hang in the balance as these ordinary heroes attempt to.

Nov 04, 2010 unstoppable bluray and dvd debut february 15th jan 12, 2011. In terms of sheer craftsmanship, this is a superb film. Rentals include 30 days to start watching this video and 48 hours to finish once started. Unstoppable movie clips and new images starring chris pine. Denzel washington had to stop a train hijacked by john travolta and his menacing walrus goatee in the 2009 remake of the taking of pelham 123. In this action thriller from director tony scott, rookie train operator will. The unstoppable heroism of denzel washington film the guardian. Unstoppable movie poster denzel washington chris pine collider. Runaway train thriller is more suspenseful than violent. The plot involves a runaway train which everyone in the movie inexplicably treats like a nuclear bomb and a plan to stop it by chasing it down with denzel washingtons train. The magnificent seven 2016 the equalizer 2014 robert bobby trench. Denzel washington is unstoppable again screen rant.

It was, though the movie was not realistic in its representation of what happened. One id argue belongs on this list, perhaps in the place of one of the borderline runaway train movies youve included in order to get your 10, is a now nearly forgotten 1973 tv movie runaway. An engineer and his conductor is pitted against a train in a race against time. Everything you need to know about unstoppable movie 2010. It is loosely based on the reallife csx 8888 incident, telling the story of a runaway freight train and the two men who attempt to stop it. In 2009, he starred in the taking of pelham 1 2 3, about a hijacked subway train.

Nov 28, 20 unstoppable movie trailer, cast, plot, bluray and dvd features. You may know unstoppable not by its title, but as that runaway train movie with denzel and that guy who played captain kirk, and thats probably as it should be. Denzel washington arrives with his wife, pauletta, for the 75th annual academy awards sunday, march 23, 2003 ap flight is also a love story, and again we. Frank denzel washington learn that a runaway locomotive carrying. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing unstoppable 2010 near you. Two other films that come to mind are buster keatons the general 1926 and andrei konchalovskys runaway train 1985, which won oscar nominations for the two men in its locomotive, jon voight and eric roberts. Of course, whenever you also have a speeding train thats out of control, youve got a great setup for a spectacular movie. The competence both behind the camera and on screen makes for thrilling films, and unstoppable is no different. Denzel washington and chris pine chug into theaters this weekend in tony scotts runawaytrain thriller, unstoppable. The film was also set to costar chris pine the new captain james t. Nov 12, 2010 this movie is denzel washington stopping a speeding train devoid of subtext, blunders and earthshattering revelations about the human condition.

The movie opens on a bright crisp morning in pennsylvania. Denzel washington must love playing a train conductor. Chris pine and denzel washington in runaway train action adventure unstoppable. The movie poster for tony scotts action film unstoppable has gone online. Unstoppable bluray and dvd debut february 15th jan 12, 2011. In the cab of another train, a longtime engineer named barnes denzel washington is breaking. Unstoppable trailer a new guy chris pine and a knowitall denzel washington must run down and stop an unmanned chemical train with. Aug 06, 2010 the plot involves a runaway train which everyone in the movie inexplicably treats like a nuclear bomb and a plan to stop it by chasing it down with denzel washingtons train. Was the movie unstoppable 2010 based on a true story. Denzel shines in actionpacked unstoppable linda cook. Now arriving is the dvd release of his 2010 film, unstoppable, about a. The screenplay by djordje milicevic, paul zindel and edward bunker was based on an original screenplay by akira kurosawa, with uncredited contributions by frequent kurosawa collaborators hideo oguni and ryuzo kikushima.

Unstoppable, which is based on real events, is actually much simpler theres no real villain, just a mildly greedy train corporation and the train itself, less violent the body count stops at one, and funnier than previous scottwashington outings suplee and a couple of other supporting actors provide muchneeded comic relief. Denzel washington plays a railway veteran assigned to. Unstoppable movie trailer, cast, plot, bluray and dvd features. Nov 12, 2010 early cuts stole from runaway train one of the most highstakes scenes in the film is when a marine is lowered down from a helicopter and attempts to land on top of the speeding train. The movie is as relentless as the train, slowly gathering momentum before a relentless final hour of continuous suspense.

A runaway train is heading straight towards some sort of builtup area and 150 adorable schoolchildren and a horse. The film stars denzel washington and chris pine as an engineer and an. Denzel washington, chris pine and rosario dawson star in the action thriller. Jul 23, 2009 last week screen rant reported on the news that denzel washington had apparently walked away from the upcoming tony scott directed runaway train thriller, unstoppable. Experienced train engineer frank barnes washington finds himself teamed up with young conductor will colson pine in a frantic race against time when an unmanned, halfmile long runaway train carrying a cargo of lethal toxic chemicals cuts loose and threatens to wipe out an. Denzel washington plays a railway veteran assigned to show the new guy on the. The story centers on two locomotive operators who team up to stop a runaway train filled with explosives. Hang on for the ride of your life as denzel washington and chris pine team up for the years most electrifying actionthriller.

The collaborations between the late tony scott and denzel washington were not going to set the world on fire. Denzel washington and chris pine star in tony scotts thriller about the race to stop an unmanned train. Nov 12, 2010 denzel washington and chris pine chug into theaters this weekend in tony scotts runawaytrain thriller, unstoppable. Kirk cameron returns to movie theaters september 24 for onenight only with a personal and inspiring journey of faith and hope. Marysville man was inspiration for runaway train movie. This november production was to begin on the new denzel washington film unstoppable which was to be directed by tony scott the two have collaborated many times before on projects like crimson tide, deja vu, man on fire and most recently on the taking of pelham 1 2 3. Armed men hijack a new york city subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary days work for dispatcher walter garber into a faceoff with the mastermind behind the crime. A bmovie thriller from 1974 about a hijacked subway train called the taking of pelham one two three was remade last year by scott and costarred washington as well. Nov 12, 2010 a classic runaway train story, unstoppable has great energy and rumbly action with denzel washington as a railroad hero. The best blue collar action movie in who knows how long, this tense, narrowly focused thriller about a runaway train has a lean, pure simplicity to it that is satisfying in and of itself. Unstoppable is an excellent action movie because it increases the tension at a steady rate throughout, building on the basic premise of a runaway train until the stakes are incredibly high and the. Unstoppable is a 2010 american action thriller film directed and produced by tony scott and starring denzel washington and chris pine. Nobody should use this movie as an example of how trains or railroads operate. Nov 16, 2010 one id argue belongs on this list, perhaps in the place of one of the borderline runaway train movies youve included in order to get your 10, is a now nearly forgotten 1973 tv movie runaway.

Denzel washington departs unstoppable the movie blog. On the basis of it being a solid matinee thriller, i liked the movie. The film was the last film tony scott directed before his death. A runaway train, transporting deadly, toxic chemicals, is barreling down on scranton, pennsylvania, and only two men can stop it. Oct 25, 2010 denzel washington had to stop a train hijacked by john travolta and his menacing walrus goatee in the 2009 remake of the taking of pelham 123. The freight train pulls out of a siding with no engineer on board and accelerates to 70 m. Tony scott is great at directing tense, edgeofyourseat moments, and he doesnt fail his audience in unstoppable, the latest denzel washington movie, which is about a runaway train and the.

Denzel plays the seasoned pro opposite chris pines rookie conductor in runaway train flick unstoppable, careering out of control into cinemas on november 12. A classic runaway train story, unstoppable has great energy and rumbly action with denzel washington as a railroad hero. Tony scott directs this runaway train action thriller starring denzel washington, chris pine and rosario dawson. Unstoppable 2010 unstoppable, is about a runaway train carrying a cargo of toxic chemicals. This movie is denzel washington stopping a speeding train devoid of subtext, blunders and earthshattering revelations about the human condition. Denzel washington in a new train movie unstoppable. In this action thriller from director tony scott, rookie train operator will chris pine and grizzled veteran engineer frank denzel washington learn that a runaway locomotive carrying carloads of dangerous chemicals is headed for wills small pennsylvania hometown, where his wife and child live. Denzel washington and chris pine work through an age difference to thwart a speeding train the size of the chrysler building. A year after saving the new york subway in the taking of pelham 1 2 3, washingtons reteaming with director tony scott to save us all in. Nov 16, 2010 unstoppable is an excellent action movie because it increases the tension at a steady rate throughout, building on the basic premise of a runaway train until the stakes are incredibly high and the. Unstoppable 2010 denzel washington movie trailer, dvd.

Denzel washington leads the desperate race to stop a runaway freight train carrying a full load of toxic explosives. Jun 23, 2014 in this action thriller from director tony scott, rookie train operator will chris pine and grizzled veteran engineer frank denzel washington learn that a runaway locomotive carrying carloads of dangerous chemicals is headed for wills small pennsylvania hometown, where his wife and child live. The unstoppable heroism of denzel washington film the. Home forums model railroad hobbyist magazine mrh magazine general discussion denzel washington in a new train movie unstoppable denzel washington in a new train movie unstoppable mon, 20100809 05.

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