RIDE THE RAILS ON AMC'S 'ALL ABOARD! WHISTLE STOP TOUR'
WHAT: American Movie Classics is inviting the media to be Bob Dorian's guests aboard a classic American experience and ride the rails on a nostalgic Whistle Stop Tour to celebrate the upcoming one-hour special "All Aboard! Riding The Rails of American Film." A classic locomotive and over 20 vintage passenger rail cars will rumble through seven states from California to Illinois. WHERE: AMC's "All Aboard! Whistle Stop Tour" leaves Sacramento, Calif., from the California Railroad Museum and travels to Salt Lake City, Grand Junction, Pueblo, La Junta, Colo., and Kansas City, Mo. before arriving in Chicago for a special screening of "Strangers on a Train" in Chicago's landmark Union Station. The train leaves Sacramento on Monday, Oct. 25, at 8 a.m., and arrives in Chicago on Thursday, Oct. 28, at approximately 7:30 p.m. Media are invited to ride the train for all or any portion of the trip. Further details on arrival and departure at each stop are available upon request, as well as background material on the tour, the special and the private owners of the vintage cars. CONTACT: Michele Walsh or Cliff Dektar of The Lippin Group/LA, 213-965-1990; or Hali Simon, Audrey Davis or Don Ciaramella of The Lippin Group/NY, 212-986-7080. -0- 10/15/93 /PRNewswire -- Oct. 15/
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