Unstoppable
Unstoppable (2010)

In this action thriller from director Tony Scott, rookie train operator Will (Chris Pine) and grizzled veteran engineer Frank (Denzel Washington) learn that a runaway locomotive carrying carloads of dangerous chemicals is headed for… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: November 12, 2010
DVD Release Date: February 15, 2011
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86%
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: As fast, loud, and relentless as the train at the center of the story, Unstoppable is perfect popcorn entertainment -- and director Tony Scott's best movie in years.

Trevor Johnston
Time Out

Very big train hits stuff. Bish bash bosh. Job done. Great fun.

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Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

This isn't groundbreaking fare, mind you. But Unstoppable muscles through its story of peril with crafted intensity and a few well-placed grins.

Sarah Marrs
Cinesnark

All around, Unstoppable was a pretty terrible movie.

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Bruce Diones
New Yorker

Though it's a ridiculous ride, it offers the heightened pulse of a great race.

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Globe and Mail

Though inspired by a real incident, the movie is an opportunistic political allegory about an economy that's out of control and industries that are weakened by layoffs, under-staffing and corporate callousness.

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Candice Frederick
Reel Talk Online

Packed with stunts that would make even Tom Cruise grimace, Unstoppable is an adrenaline-fueled action flick that leaves you at the edge of your seat until the very end.

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Richard Roeper
Richard Roeper.com

Of course it's implausible, but it's also consistently entertaining.

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Tom Long
Detroit News

There's a gut-level simplicity to "Unstoppable" that works despite all its clichés.

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Dwight Brown
National Newspaper Publishers Association

It's filled with jaw-dropping tension.

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Flixster Audience Score: 72% Flixster User Reviews
Eugene Bernabe
Tony Scott brings a true event to the big screen in the most tense and dramatic way possible. Unstoppable presents the typical-Scott-crazed direction along with… More
Jim Hunter
Two train operators must stop a runaway train. The opening credits claim that this film is based on a true story, but there are moments that are so implausible… More
familiar stranger
Inspired from a true story. Maybe some day I'll check out some real footage of the events. As someone said, not a great movie, but watchable for what it… More
Christian C
An exciting, suspenseful film. And it has Chris Pine. What more could you ask for?
Phil Hubbs
Well those Scott brothers sure know how to make rip roaring films don't they. I went into this with lots of mixed feelings, its about a runaway… More
Candy Rose
This movie is based on a true story about a runaway train in Pennsylvania. Despite many efforts to stop the train, it is left to two rogue employees to daringly… More