End of the Line

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End of the Line

Post by james1787 »

Anyone ever catch "End of the Line" starring Wilford Brimley? I remember seeing it years ago on TV. Something about a few railroad engineers who protest the shutting down of a railroad company. They "borrowed" a locomotive to take to the city where the RR headquarters was..
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Post by chrisjz »

I have seen this movie a few times in the past but it hasen't showed up anywhere in quite some time. I like it and would like to see it again sometime.

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Post by Aa3rt »

Gentlemen-I can't say that I'm familiar with this one, but here a couple of links to the movie, including a decent writeup from Roger Ebert:

http://www.suntimes.com/ebert/ebert_rev ... 88169.html


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