Holiday Film Fest: The Polar Express

Holiday Film Fest: The Polar Express


Sat, Dec 18, 2021    
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Hopewell Theater
5 S Greenwood Ave, Hopewell, NJ, 08525

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  • “It doesn’t matter where the train is going. What matters is deciding to get on.”
  • Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis (“Forrest Gump”; “Cast Away”) reunite for “Polar Express,” an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children’s book by Chris Van Allsburg.
  • When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.

Academy Award nominations: Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures (Original Song)-“Believe” Music and Lyrics by Glen Ballard and Alan Silvestri, Achievement in Sound Editing, Achievement in Sound Mixing, Golden Globe nomination for Best Original Song (“Believe”)

Directed by Robert Zemeckis
Rated: G
Runtime: 100 minutes