2 worker from a railway company realize that the company want to close the railroad track where they work. They steal an engine and travel thru America to the centre of the company to protest against the closing. While travelling they have a lot of adventurous moments. Written by
Kornel Osvart <firstname.lastname@example.org>
In the name of progress ... one magnificent step backward.
Did You Know?
The film used Union Pacific tracks in Arkansas, which were formerly the tracks of the Missouri Pacific Railroad. Mary Steenburgen was born in Arkansas and her father was a freight train conductor on the Missouri Pacific Railroad. See more
When Will and Leo are pulling into the St. Louis yards and they spot the hobo on the track and apply the brakes, there are no train cars seen next to them. When they get off the train to talk to the hobo there is a piggy back train next to them. See more
[dragging him off the railroad tracks
You pretty near bought the farm, you drunken old son of a bitch.
The hell I did.
[laughing and drinking
You lay around on them railroad tracks and you'll have no legs, by golly.
Well, at least I would have matched set.
Written by Jon Tiven
, Sally Tiven
& Jolyon Christopher Dantzig
Performed by The Sally Tiven Orchestra featuring Alan Merrill
© 1984 Private Domain Music/Dantzig-In-The-Streets Music (BMI)
Produced by Jon Tiven See more