New Release Round-up: Unstoppable, Waiting For “Superman,” You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger and more

Unstoppable” (Fox)

Denzel Washington and director Tony Scott team up once again in this high-concept thriller about a runaway freight train headed on a collision course with the city and a couple of blue collar guys — Washington as the veteran engineer and Chris Pine as the junior conductor — who chase it down and put their lives on the line to stop it. Oh yeah, it’s packed with toxic chemicals, just in case the threat of “a missile the size of the Chrysler Building” hurtling into an urban core isn’t enough to fear.

More on Unstoppable plus Waiting for ‘Superman’, You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger, Glorious 39 and more new releases of the week at MSN Videodrone.

Author: seanax

I write the weekly newspaper column Stream On Demand and the companion website ( I'm a contributing writer for Turner Classic Movies Online, Keyframe, Independent Lens, and Cinephiled, and the editor of Parallax View ( I've written for The Seattle Post-Intelligencer, The Seattle Weekly,, Senses of Cinema, Asian Cult Cinema, and Psychotronic Video, among other publications, and I am a contributing editor to Parallax View. I currently live and work in Seattle, Washington, with my two cats, Hammet and Chandler.

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