Next time you're at the movies, keep an eye out for the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum. Our facilities and equipment have been a backdrop for numerous movies, music videos, and documentary films throughout the years.

 


Water For Elephants 2010 - Filmed at Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum

TVRM Railroad Production Coordinator \'Railroad Steve\' with someone you might recognize

Heavens Fall 2004 - 3


 

 TVRM In the Movies: Partial Production History

  • 1971 - “Fools Parade” with Jimmy Stewart
  • 1976 - “Franklin & Eleanor” with McKenzie Phillips, Jane Alexander, David Huffman and Edward Herrmann
  • 1986 - “The Last Days of Frank & Jesse James” with Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson
  • 1994 - “Christy” with Kellie Martin and Tyne Daly
  • 1994 - “COBB” with Tommy Lee Jones
  • 1995 - Levis Strauss commercial (European release)
  • 1996 - “FLED” with Laurence Fishburne and Stephen Baldwin
  • 1998 - “Mama Flora’s Family” with Cecily Tyson and Blair Underwood
  • 1999 - “October Sky” with Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper & Laura Dern
  • 2003 - “Our Country” IMAX with Marty Stuart, Earl Sruggs, Dolly Parton, etc.
  • 2003 - “The Adventures of Ociee Nash” with Keith Carradine & Mare Winningham
  • 2005 - “Warm Springs” (HBO) with Kenneth Branagh, Cynthia Nixon, David Paymer, Tim Blake Nelson, Jane Alexander & Kathy Bates
  • 2006 - “Heavens Fall” with Timothy Hutton, Bill Smitrovich & Leelee Sobieski
  • 2008 - “Leatherheads” with George Clooney, Renée Zellweger & John Krasinski
  • 2010 - Veggietales “A Meaningful Life” – DVD extra feature
  • 2011 - “The Lost Valentine” (CBS/Hallmark) with Betty White & Jennifer Love Hewitt
  • 2011 - “Only In America with Larry the Cable Guy” (History Channel)
  • 2011 - “Water For Elephants” with Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon & Christoph Waltz
  • 2013 - "42" with Chadwick Boseman, Harrison Ford & Christopher Meloni

Music videos including:

  • Confederate Railroad
  • Aaron-Jeoffrey
  • Desert Rose Band
  • The Hollanders
  • Josh Turner
  • Dierks Bentley
  • WTM Band
  • Eric Church
Leatherheads 2008 - 1 Aaron Jeoffrey 1995 - 2 Music Country IMAX 2000 - 7

In the business?  TVRM has extensive experience working with film production professionals.  Our railroad coordinator will act as an arm of your crew, serving not only as the "train hostler", but also as an extra location manager and production supervisor.  This provides coordination between the train and production crews, ensuring absolute safety during filming.  TVRM works well with all departments including art, design, and decoration.  We have a "can do" work ethic, understanding that our job is to help get your job done safely and efficiently.  Our track record speaks for itself.  Let us know if we can be of assistance!

 

See past production photos HERE

 

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