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  • A boy's faith that Santa Claus is real is rewarded one Christmas Eve when the Polar Express stops by his house to take him to the North Pole to meet Santa.
  • The Polar Express was the first feature-length film to be released simultaneously in 35mm and IMAX 3D formats.
  • The address (11344 Edbrooke) mentioned by the conductor early in the film is the real address for director Robert Zemeckis’ childhood home.
  • This film was listed in the 2006 Guinness Book of World Records as the first all-digital capture film.
  • Tom Hanks does the voice work for six roles in the film: Hero Boy, Hero Boy’s father, the conductor, the hobo, Scrooge and Santa Claus.
  • Lonely Boy is the only child character in the movie with an actual name (Billy).


Movie MPAA Rating: G

Movie Studio: Warner Home Video

Movie Genre: Kids and Family

Run Time (minutes): 100

Software Format: DVD

Language: English

Street Date: November 22, 2005
TCIN: 14966165
UPC: 012569740648
Item Number (DPCI): 058-19-0253
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported


Journey Beyond Your Imagination
The Polar Express is an enchanting holiday tale of a young boy who doubts that Santa Claus truly exists. On one special Christmas Eve, as the boy skeptically waits for the sound of sleigh bells, a magical train appears outside his home and the conductor invites him aboard. What lies ahead is an extraordinary adventure of self-discovery through which the young boy learns that for those who believe, the wonders of life never fade. This beautifully made film, based on the book by Chris Van Allsburg, will become a holiday tradition your family will enjoy for generations.
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Estimated ship dimensions: 7.47 inches length x 5.28 inches width x 0.57 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.22 pounds
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