Stay entertained on the train this holiday season

Travelling home for the Holidays? We’ve got plenty of great content to keep you entertained on board. Chose from dozens of movies, TV shows and podcasts, including award-winning content from the CBC, Telefilm Canada and Les Films Séville on our On-Train Entertainment system catalog—just bring your own device!

So between long periods of gazing out the window at the beautiful snowswept sceneries, grab a drink or a hot chocolate, sit back and relax. After all, that’s the beauty of train travel.

Here are a few options to get you started…

Movies

Backstabbing for Beginners

Based on a true story, this gripping and timely thriller follows an idealistic employee (Theo James) as he investigates the grisly murder of his predecessor and uncovers a vast global conspiracy that may involve his own boss (Oscar winner Ben Kinsley).

Theo James and Ben Kinsley star in this political corruption thriller by acclaimed director Per Fly.

Shows

Schitt’s Creek

When the filthy-rich Roses suddenly find themselves broke they’re forced to rebuild their empire within their only remaining asset – Schitt’s Creek, an arm pit of a town they once bought as a joke.

Anne with an E

This reimagining of the classic book and film is a coming-of-age story about a young orphan who is seeking love, acceptance and her place in the world. Amybeth McNulty stars as Anne, a 13-year-old who has endured an abusive childhood in orphanages and the homes of strangers. In the late 1890s, Anne is mistakenly sent to live with aging siblings, Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert, who live on Prince Edward Island. Anne, who proves to be uniquely spirited, imaginative and smart, transforms the lives of Marilla, Matthew and everyone else in their small town.

Anne with an E is a coming-of-age story about an outsider who, against all odds and many challenges, fights for love, acceptance and her place in the world.

Podcasts

The Secret Life of Canadians

The Secret Life of Canada highlights the people, places and stories that probably didn’t make it into your high school textbook. Join hosts Leah and Falen as they explore the unauthorized history of a complicated country.

The Secret Life of Canada is a history podcast about the country you know and the stories you don’t.

On the train? Click here to access our On-Train Entertainment. If not, when you get on the train, follow these instructions.

(Visited 252 times, 1 visits today)

Leave a Reply

Be the First to Comment!

wpDiscuz