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Strangers on a Train 1951

  Warner Brothers Not as famous a train movie as Hitchcock’s magnificent, North by Northwest, Strangers on a Train still manages a respectable amount of railroad action and decor in its 101 minutes. Robert Walker steals the show with his … Continue reading

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The Major and the Minor 1942

Paramount Pictures Ginger Rogers and Ray Milland star in Billy Wilder’s directing debut. Fed up with life in New York City, 20-something Susan Applegate (played by Ginger Rogers), decides to head home to little Stevenson, Iowa.  Her journey begins at … Continue reading

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It Happened To Jane 1959

Columbia Pictures/Arwin Productions I stumbled across this movie, purely by accident, on a local digital broadcast movie channel.  There is a remarkable amount of steam train footage, particularly during the finale, in this musical family picture.  I immediately Amazoned the … Continue reading

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