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.

  1. Robert Zemeckis

    Director, Screenplay

  2. William Broyles Jr.


Top Billed Cast

  1. Tom Hanks

    Tom Hanks

    Hero Boy / Father / Conductor / Hobo / Scrooge / Santa Claus (voice)

  2. Michael Jeter

    Michael Jeter

    Smokey / Steamer (voice)

  3. Nona Gaye

    Nona Gaye

    Hero Girl (voice)

  4. Peter Scolari

    Peter Scolari

    Lonely Boy Billy (voice)

  5. Eddie Deezen

    Eddie Deezen

    Know-It-All (voice)

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The Polar Express
The Polar Express


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Status Released

Release Information

  • October 21, 2004
    PG, Premiere
  • November 7, 2004
    PG, Premiere
  • November 10, 2004
    PG, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 40m

Budget $165,000,000.00

Revenue $305,875,730.00

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