Our movie train began it’s career in 1964 with the film “This Property Is Condemned” starring Natalie Wood, Robert Redford and Charles Bronson.

Famed director Martin Scorsese used the train in his second feature film “Boxcar Bertha” in 1972. Barbara Hershey and David Carradine teamed together to make a story of train robbers and lovers in the American South.

Since then over 20 additional TV and film projects have used the train. The most recent: “True Grit,” “Appaloosa,” “3:10 to Yuma,” “There Will Be Blood,” “O Brother, Where Art Thou,” and “Rosewood.”

Actors who have appeared in these films, reads like a “Who’s Who of Hollywood.”

  • Slim Pickens
  • Jaclyn Smith
  • Ben Johnson
  • Harry Carry, Jr
  • Keith Carradine
  • Dennis Quaid
  • Stacy Keach
  • Lloyd Bridges
  • Gregory Peck
  • Patrick Swayze
  • Jean Simmons
  • Daniel Day Lewis
  • Russell Crowe
  • Christian Bale
  • Peter Fonda
  • Jeff Bridges
  • Ed Harris
  • Tom Skerritt
  • Ashton Kutcher
  • James Coburn
  • Matt Damon
  • Josh Brolen
  • Hailee Steinfeld
  • Jimmy Stewart
  • Olivia de Havilland
  • Linda Evans
  • Wayne Newton
  • Hal Holbrook
  • Johnny Cash
  • Jon Voight
  • George Clooney
  • John Goodman
  • Holly Hunter
  • Charles Dunning
  • Viggo Mortensen
  • Renee Zellweger
  • Jeremy Iron
  • Dylan McDermott
  • Rachael Leigh Cook

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The Orange Blossom Cannonball Train in “O Brother, Where Art Thou?”