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G| 1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis ("Forrest Gump"; "Cast Away") reunite for "Polar Express," an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children's book by Chris Van Allsburg. When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.

Cast: Tom Hanks , Michael Jeter , Nona Gaye , Peter Scolari , Eddie Deezen , Charles Fleischer , Steven Tyler , Leslie Zemeckis

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Genres: Children, Fantasy, Animated

Distributor: Castle Rock, Warner Bros. Pictures

The Polar Express (2004)

Release Date: November 6th, 2004|1 hr. 40 min.

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  • 25
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    The result is a failed and lifeless experiment in which everything goes wrong. show more

  • 100
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    An enchanting, beautiful and brilliantly imagined film. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Simple and evocative, yet teeming with intriguing visual effects. show more

  • June 07, 2011 Dry Master
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    great holiday movie

  • December 22, 2009 drummerbk56
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    a great Christmas Eve night movie!!

  • December 12, 2009 Melody
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    This movie rates up there with It's A Wonderful Life and White Christmas. I've watched it 4 times today alone. Yes, I'm a little obsessed with it today, but The Polar Express gives me that warm Christmas Eve feeling no matter what day it is!! It is magical, superbly made and 100% the best!!

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