Tillie the Little Engine dreams of doing more than just shunting. She soon proves to be very useful and helpful indeed when runaway trains and an overheated feud threatens both the cozy yards she calls home and one of the most important express trains on the line.
Did You Know?
The special originally planned to be produced as a direct-to-video release, but was released to YouTube first instead; the release was bolstered by a week of advertising and a special two-hour live marathon entitled "The Tillie to the Rescue Feast of Fun", in which a workprint of the special (due to last minute technical problems) was screened; it became the highest-viewed MilanToon Channel stream to date, with a record viewer peak of 156. See more
Some sound effects are missing during the Celgreb Bay Harbour sequence. See more