Train Master

2008 TV-Y7 1h 34m DVD

Train Master

2008 TV-Y7 1h 34m DVD
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After buying Western Railroad, young upstart Brett (Jonathan Hall) fires longtime employee Jeremiah (Michael Biesanz), a man who lives for his job. But the two must work together when Brett's son (Daniel Nelson), Jeremiah's grandson (Elijah Nelson) and several other kids get trapped aboard a runaway train. As the children head straight for a nuclear power plant, the adults search for some way to avert disaster.
Jonathan Hall, Michael Biesanz, Daniel Nelson, Elijah Nelson, Mercedes Rose
Phil Bransom
Widescreen 1.78:1
Spanish (Neutral)
English: DTS 5.1 Surround
TV-Y7 - This program is designed for children age 7 and above.
age 7+
Common Sense rating OK for kids 7+
age 7+

Common Sense Note

Parents need to know that this slow-paced runaway train story shows taunting and nonviolent bullying between kids, though the main characters eventually learn to get along. The scenes of children trapped on a runaway train might be too much to handle for younger viewers.

Sexual Content

Not applicable.


The scenes of children trapped on a runaway train may be a bit much for younger viewers. There are also some instances of verbal bullying, as a new kid in school taunts others for playing with toy trains and dinosaurs.


In a mealtime argument, one sibling calls the other a "fruit." Characters call each other "morons," "rednecks" and variations of "old-timer" throughout.

Social Behavior

Sometimes it is necessary to put aside past differences and work together to solve pressing problems. Clear messages about the benefits of respecting others and building friendships.


Not applicable

Drugs / Tobacco / Alcohol

In an early scene, a character brings a bottle of champagne and two glasses into an office. The bottle is opened but no one drinks.

  • Age appropriate
  • Not an issue
  • Depends on your child and your family
  • Parents strongly cautioned
  • Not appropriate for kids of the age

This information for parents is provided by Common Sense Media, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving kids' media lives.

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