Author:   Simon Castens & Ealing Studio
Format:   Paperback & DVD

Status:   Available



The Titfield Thunderbolt Set includes the classic Ealing comedy and Simon Castens book showing the making of the film.

The Titfield Thunderbolt DVD, which has been digitally restored, tells the story about a group of villagers who, angered by British Rail’s decision to close down their local branch line, make a bid to run the service themselves. The locals make use of an antique locomotive liberated from a nearby museum.

On the Trail of the Titfield Thunderbolt by Simon Castens provides details of the making of the classic Ealing film ‘Titfield Thunderbolt’ in 1952. The book provides detailed information on filming locations, film facts and anecdotes. Illustrated with photographs and maps.