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  • Cindarella Man
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  • UP Locomotive Moves to Air on TV
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  • Burning train in 'War of the Worlds'
    by RailBus63 » Wed Jun 29, 2005 9:54 am
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  • LIRR on A&E today
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  • 60 Hour Cab Ride!
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  • The Pinkertons
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  • Book copyrights
    by BR&P » Mon Jun 27, 2005 8:49 pm
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  • Pee-Wee's Big Adventure
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  • "O Brother Were Art Thou"
    by Hoosierailnut » Thu Jun 09, 2005 11:43 pm
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  • Fox's "The Inside"
    by Lirr168 » Wed Jun 08, 2005 9:00 pm
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  • Clockers
    by Porter Sq » Mon Jun 06, 2005 7:40 pm
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  • John Kerry was a Railfan
    by R44 5212 A Train » Sat Apr 09, 2005 11:31 am
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  • East Broad Top on History Channel 5/23/2005
    by n01jd1 » Tue May 24, 2005 9:07 pm
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  • SNL
    by Porter Sq » Mon May 02, 2005 9:17 pm
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  • GE commercial
    by ANDY117 » Sat May 14, 2005 9:52 am
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  • Broadband Railroad Documentaries
    by Peter.UK » Thu May 12, 2005 5:34 am
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  • Railroad Publication Question
    by Lirr168 » Mon May 09, 2005 11:21 am
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  • Cingular Wireless - Metro North ad
    by Eisenbahner » Sun May 08, 2005 2:44 pm
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  • PATH in music video
    by asohn » Sat May 07, 2005 9:44 pm
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  • Movie "Ray"
    by dhaugh » Fri Apr 01, 2005 9:15 am
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  • Amtrak current Radio Ads
    by AmtrakFan » Sat Apr 16, 2005 8:26 am
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  • "Operation Lifesaver" in New York Times' Crosshair
    by Gilbert B Norman » Sun Nov 14, 2004 8:22 am
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  • John Treen
    by NJ Vike » Sat Apr 09, 2005 6:04 pm
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  • Jim Boyd
    by 498 » Sat Mar 20, 2004 7:07 pm
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  • African Train Program Coming Up!
    by R44 5212 A Train » Thu Apr 07, 2005 6:31 pm
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  • Fried Green Tomatoes
    by emd_SD_60 » Sun Feb 06, 2005 12:35 pm
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  • "That Seventies Show" TRAINS
    by Gilbert B Norman » Tue Feb 01, 2005 10:05 am
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  • Obituary: Paul Henning, "Petticoat Junction" Creat
    by rcbsd45 » Sat Mar 26, 2005 2:24 pm
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  • Railroad mystery on the History Channel
    by efin98 » Thu Sep 16, 2004 2:29 pm
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  • Terror on the Tracks
    by Metalrailz » Fri Mar 11, 2005 3:28 pm
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  • History and railroads
    by efin98 » Fri Mar 11, 2005 3:42 pm
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  • Fandango
    by emd_SD_60 » Fri Feb 18, 2005 12:24 pm
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  • "Drag Strip Riot"
    by BR&P » Fri Feb 25, 2005 11:46 pm
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  • Travel Channel (Made in America)
    by Metalrailz » Tue Feb 22, 2005 10:01 pm
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  • rick degman
    by saysto » Tue Feb 15, 2005 8:21 pm
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  • DeskMap Systems Professional Railroad Atlas
    by orulz » Thu Feb 03, 2005 9:46 pm
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  • Tracks Ahead
    by n2xjk » Tue Jan 04, 2005 10:09 am
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  • Has anyone seen the ITT-Tech commercial with the FEC trains?
    by Aa3rt » Fri Jan 21, 2005 10:45 am
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  • Press report of GM selling EMD
    by Phil Hom » Thu Jan 13, 2005 9:55 pm
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  • David Fink (father and son)
    by MEC407 » Wed Mar 17, 2004 10:34 am
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  • A Classy Ad...From a Long Time Ago
    by 2nd trick op » Mon Jan 10, 2005 12:49 am
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  • The Amazing Race-Railroading
    by SST » Tue Jan 04, 2005 1:15 pm
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  • In the Heat of the Night
    by emd_SD_60 » Mon Jan 03, 2005 12:32 am
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  • Lemony Snicket-A Series of Unfortunate Events
    by Aa3rt » Sat Dec 11, 2004 5:39 pm
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  • Lenor Loree
    by Engineer Spike » Fri May 28, 2004 8:08 pm
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  • Stand By ME
    by OHanrahan » Sun Dec 12, 2004 5:38 pm
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  • LA Union Station in TV Ad
    by updrumcorpsguy » Fri Dec 17, 2004 1:47 am
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  • Railroad in Used Cars (1980)
    by emd_SD_60 » Thu Nov 25, 2004 8:03 pm
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  • Report on Railroad Employment
    by railohio » Mon Nov 29, 2004 4:05 pm
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  • Is the color railroad book market saturated?
    by mxdata » Wed Dec 01, 2004 7:55 am
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  • Christmas Train Available in Paperback
    by Gilbert B Norman » Wed Dec 01, 2004 12:00 pm
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  • Henry Dreyfuss
    by Phil Hom » Fri Nov 26, 2004 10:04 pm
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  • The Polar Express Movie
    by arnstg » Mon Oct 25, 2004 9:50 pm
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  • French train video
    by Guest » Sun Nov 28, 2004 12:13 pm
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  • The Boondock Saints
    by MBTA F40PH-2C 1050 » Sat Nov 13, 2004 7:55 am
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  • Nothing Like It In The World-Stephen E. Ambrose
    by Aa3rt » Sun Nov 07, 2004 9:18 pm
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  • railroad park on Dallas
    by emd_SD_60 » Tue Nov 09, 2004 10:32 pm
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  • help me identify this film!
    by SledDawg » Mon Nov 08, 2004 3:15 pm
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  • Train Programs
    by Richard Y » Sun Nov 07, 2004 7:44 pm
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  • Movie: The Silver Bullet (1985)
    by Otto Vondrak » Fri Oct 29, 2004 11:37 am
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  • What yard is seen on Soprano's?
    by CSX Conductor » Sun Oct 10, 2004 9:43 pm
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  • Railroad Disasters
    by CRail » Mon Sep 20, 2004 10:01 pm
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  • Coors tv ads
    by dhaugh » Tue Sep 28, 2004 4:28 pm
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  • Elijah McCoy
    by BMT » Sat Oct 09, 2004 12:28 am
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  • Cog Railway on the Travel Channel
    by CSX Conductor » Fri Oct 08, 2004 8:25 pm
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  • DHL ad
    by Skip-Stop » Wed Sep 29, 2004 3:13 pm
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  • The Manchurian Candidate - First Acela Movie??
    by LI Loco » Sun Aug 08, 2004 6:19 pm
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  • Van Swerigen Brothers
    by tls_alcos2 » Tue Mar 16, 2004 12:27 pm
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  • Rascal Flatts - My worst fear
    by Lehigh Valley Railroad » Wed Aug 11, 2004 2:13 pm
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  • Gods and Generals
    by creeker » Mon Sep 13, 2004 7:37 pm
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  • British movie "The Titfield Thunderbolt" 1953
    by Aa3rt » Fri Sep 03, 2004 9:31 pm
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  • Festival Express
    by Ron Newman » Fri Sep 03, 2004 12:42 pm
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  • Silver Streak DVD release
    by Metalrailz » Fri Aug 27, 2004 11:44 am
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  • Let's eliminate the word "chug" in media.
    by Steam » Wed Aug 25, 2004 8:40 am
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  • End of the Line
    by james1787 » Sat Jul 31, 2004 11:22 am
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  • Bank or Real Estate Commercial
    by jspsh » Tue Jul 20, 2004 3:36 pm
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  • P & W Radio Commercial
    by eddiebear » Mon Aug 09, 2004 7:20 am
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  • DHL commercial
    by RDGAndrew » Mon Jul 19, 2004 6:50 pm
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  • Me, Myself and Irene
    by MBTA F40PH-2C 1050 » Mon Jun 28, 2004 6:07 pm
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  • anybody see the movie "Southie"
    by MBTA F40PH-2C 1050 » Thu Jul 08, 2004 10:26 pm
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  • The Navigators (UK RR movie)
    by SledDawg » Mon Jun 21, 2004 4:16 pm
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  • Xenia, OH
    by MR77100 » Fri Mar 12, 2004 3:11 am
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  • Don Phillips
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  • Daniel Willard
    by hutton_switch » Mon Jun 14, 2004 8:35 am
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  • Time Magazine Article on Raifanning, post September 11th
    by rcbsd45 » Tue May 18, 2004 11:49 am
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  • Franklin Tempelton Investments Ad
    by NYSW3614 » Tue Apr 27, 2004 1:43 pm
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  • Alan Dustin
    by Engineer Spike » Fri Apr 09, 2004 6:08 pm
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  • Matewan
    by ShayFan » Tue Apr 06, 2004 7:08 pm
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  • Dierks Bentley - Train Travel
    by Lehigh Valley Railroad » Thu Mar 25, 2004 9:30 am
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  • Dr. Pepper Commerical
    by PRRGuy » Sun Apr 04, 2004 12:55 am
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  • Illinois Terminal
    by MR77100 » Fri Mar 12, 2004 3:10 am
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  • Martin Black?
    by Lehigh Valley Railroad » Wed Mar 17, 2004 10:05 am
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  • Dean Richmond
    by WNYRailfan » Thu Mar 11, 2004 9:14 pm
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