Release dateAugust 28, 1987 (1987-08-28) WriterJay Russell, John Wohlbruck GenresDrama, Comedy, Romance Film, Adventure Film, Indie film, Action/Adventure CastKevin Bacon (Everett), Bob Balaban (Warren Gerber), Barbara Barrie (Jean Haney), Michael Beach (Alvin), Judy Benson (Lucille), Wilford Brimley (Will Haney) Similar moviesFish Tank, The Last Witch Hunter, Factory Girl, Captain America: The First Avenger, The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things, At the Edge of the Abyss
TaglineIn the name of progress ... one magnificent step backward.
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End of the Line is a 1987 drama film directed by Jay Russell.
Leo Pickett and Will Haney, railroad workers in Little Rock, Arkansas, find out the parent company of the Southland railroad is about to close their yard and layoff the employees, switching all future shipments to the air freight business.
In a last-ditch effort to save their jobs, the two men "borrow" a locomotive and drive it from Clifford, Arkansas, to Chicago, Illinois, to make their case to Thomas G. Clinton, the railroad's Chairman of the Board.
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End of the Line was produced with the cooperation of the Missouri Pacific Railroad, which provide technical assistance to production crews as well as the contribution of multiple sets of rolling stock and locomotives. All Southland rolling stock and locomotives, including trackage rights for filming rights was provided by the Missouri Pacific, as well as limited assistance by the Union Pacific, which approved use of some rolling stock, trackage, and locomotives for completion of the film.