Set seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, Snowpiercer centers on the remnants of humanity, who inhabit a gigantic, perpetually-moving train that circles the globe. Class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival are questioned in this riveting television adaptation.
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Was renewed for a second season a year before the first season even aired, as the show was originally set to air in 2019, but was delayed to 2020 due to its move from TNT to TBS, a move that was later reversed. See more
The train is 1001 cars long and based on the size of the cars, it must be at least 30 km from the engine to "the Tail". Still, people move effortlessly between sections of the train that must be tens of kilometers apart, by foot, in what appears to be minutes. See more
Referenced in Homemade: Ana Lily Amirpour