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Is the history of two workers of the trains, a professor and a little child that decide to sequester an old train that has been sold to USA for a movie production. With the machine they travel across the country (Uruguay) traing to escape to Brazil. In this trip they find really nice people that will help them to finish their mision. Written by
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I saw this delightful film 2 years ago and I have not forgotten it. In fact, if it were available on DVD I would buy it. Every few months, I check availability through IMDB. It's the age-old story of the struggle of the underdog, here in the context of an ancient steam locomotive about to leave the country, Uruguay, for California for a career of Disney or films. A small group fo locals, incensed at the disappearance of this historic icon, attempt to foil the sale.
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