The Polar Express is a 2004 motion-capture computer-animated film produced by Castle Rock Entertainment, Shangri-La Entertainment, Golden Mean, and ImageMovers and released by Warner Bros. Pictures on November 10, 2004. This was Castle Rock Entertainment's first animated film.
Based on the beloved children's Christmas book by Chris Van Allsburg, it follows the story of a young boy who takes a train ride to the North Pole on Christmas Eve. Along the way, he meets a host of characters and he's in for one heck of an adventure!
Sound Effects Used
- Hollywoodedge, Bell Tower High Pitch PE191601
- Hollywoodedge, Body Falls Snow PE106701
- Hollywoodedge, Eagle Bald Chirps Cal AT082601 (Bits of this sound are heard as the eagle swoops the ticket.)
- Hollywoodedge, Elk Honks Squeals Med PE025001
- Hollywoodedge, Fart 2 Short Fart Clos PE139001 (Unused, but can still be found in the "It Takes Two." music video in the bonus features.)
- Hollywoodedge, Gusts Heavy Cold Wind PE031601
- Hollywoodedge, Metal Creaks Machine FS015801
- SKYWALKER, METAL - MEDIUM-PITCHED GROANS, VARIOUS (Heard as the train tips back and forth after coming to a stop on ice)
- Sound Ideas, HORN, AIR - INTERIOR: SINGLE BLAST, SHORT 01 (Heard twice in a slightly low pitch.)
- Sound Ideas, TRAIN, PASSENGER - EXTERNAL: APPROACH, PASS BY LEFT TO RIGHT, FAST SPEED
- WB FALL, BODY - BODYFALL WITH GRUNT 02 (Unused, but can still be found in the "It Takes Two" music video in the bonus features.)