A writer takes a four day trip on a train hoping to get ideas for a book he's writing in memory of his father. His true love happens to be on the train writing a script. They bond with different people along the way. It's obvious the two are still in love.
Did You Know?
Max discusses being put on trains by his dad with Tom, and then mentions having had a partner. Danny Glover
played a serial killer that had been a railroad man in Switchback
(1997), and he is well known for being Mel Gibson
's partner in the Lethal Weapon series of films. See more
Tom and Higgins are talking at the last stop before entering the mountains. Higgins says there is a storm coming. Tom says he noticed that they added another diesel locomotive. And at the end of the movie you can see a real train in the background with two diesel locomotives, both headed forward. However, when the Christmas Train is trapped on the mountain in the snow, all shots of that train, probably a model clearly show only one locomotive. See more
Christmas Is Not My Thing
Written by Ron Oliver (I) Ron Oliver
Peter Allen (VII) Peter Allen See more