...Unstoppable, the movie!
(which I am watching right now)
From IMDb: "With an unmanned, half-mile-long freight train barreling toward a city, a veteran engineer and a young conductor race against the clock to prevent a catastrophe."
The only thing super quirky about this film is the animal like roaring sound coming from the runaway freight train... It's a suspenseful action movie about trains...I guess they needed the added roar to maximize effect... ;)
Rotten Tomatoes: 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 Will's small Pennsylvania hometown, where his wife and child live. In order to save the day, they must figure out how to catch up to the rogue engine, and stop it before harm comes to the town. Standing in their way is Galvin (Kevin Dunn), the head of the company who
It's an interesting plot. Not something I would consider "overly done". The only reason I would watch it more than once however...
...is because this man below stars in the film...
Who doesn't absolutely adore Denzel Washington? Seriously. He. Is. The. Man!
I've found that, even if it's not a movie I would normally set myself to watch, if he is in it...I end up planting my butt and become completely memorized. His skill as an actor is unbelievable. That's, of course, my opinion.
If you have seen this movie in the past, what did you think? Did it capture you? And why?
Thanks for the read!