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SuperMalechi (talk) 17:00, June 12, 2014 (UTC) Steam Roller and Other Stories is a fanmade Thomas & Friends video created by SuperMalechi. It features two first season episodes and one second season episode narrated by Ringo Starr, two fourth season episodes and two fifth season episodes narrated by Alec Baldwin and one song. It was distributed by Strand VCI Entertainment in 1998, Strand Home Video in 2000, Time-Life in 2001, Video Treasures in 2002 and 2004, Britt Allcroft in 2003 and Anchor Bay Entertainment in 2009.

Stories

  1. Fish (Alec Baldwin)
  2. Bye George (Alec Baldwin)
  3. Steam Roller (Alec Baldwin)
  4. Baa (Alec Baldwin)
  5. Henry's Special Coal (Ringo Starr)
  6. The Flying Kipper (Ringo Starr)
  7. Percy's Ghostly Trick (Ringo Starr)

Song

  1. Night Train

Notes/Trivia

  • Narrated by Ringo Starr and Alec Baldwin.
  • Release Date: October 4, 1998.
  • In the Strand VCI, Strand Home Video, Time-Life and Anchor Bay releases, the UK Season 4 intro (version 1), nameplate sequence (1990-1992) and the Season 5 outro are used together.
  • In the Video Treasures release, the US Season 4 intro (version 1), nameplate sequence (1990-1992) and the Season 5 outro are used together.
  • In the Strand VCI, Strand Home Video, Time-Life and Anchor Bay releases, the "Next Story Coming Up!" logo is taken from the "Thomas Gets Tricked" 1990 VHS, the "James Learns A Lesson" 1990 VHS, the "Tenders & Turntables" 1990 VHS, the "Thomas Breaks The Rules" 1990 VHS and the "Better Late Than Never" 1991 VHS.
  • In the Strand VCI, Strand Home Video, Time-Life and Anchor Bay releases, the "Music Video Coming Up! logo is made from the "Next Story Coming Up!" logo taken from the "Thomas Gets Tricked" 1990 VHS, the "James Learns A Lesson" 1990 VHS, the "Tenders & Turntables" 1990 VHS, the "Thomas Breaks The Rules" 1990 VHS and the "Better Late Than Never" 1991 VHS.
  • In the Video Treasures release, the "Next Story Coming Up Soon!" logo is taken from the "Rusty To The Rescue" 1995 VHS, the "Thomas and the Special Letter" 1995 VHS, the "Thomas and His Friends Help Out" 1996 VHS, the "The Gallant Old Engine" 1996 VHS, the "Thomas Meets The Queem" 1997 VHS and the "Races, Rescues and Runaways" 1999 VHS.
  • In the Video Treasures version, the "Music Video Coming Up Soon!" logo is taken from the "Rusty To The Rescue" 1995 VHS, the "Thomas and the Special Letter" 1995 VHS, the "The Gallant Old Engine" 1996 VHS and the "Thomas Meets The Queen" 1997 VHS.
  • In the Strand VCI, Strand Home Video, Time-Life and Anchor Bay releases, the text is taken from the UK Season 4 episodes,
  • In the Video Treasures release, the text is taken from the "Rusty To The Rescue" 1995 VHS.
  • The Strand VCI, Strand Home Video, Time-Life and Anchor Bay releases have the George, Harold and Trevor nameboards, while the Video Treasures release does not.
  • The Strand VCI, Strand Home Video and Time-Life releases feature the title card that said "Fish" while the Video Treasures release features the title card saying "Steam Roller and Other Stories".
  • In the Strand VCI, Strand Home Video, Time-Life and Anchor Bay releases, the "THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE & FRIENDS" and "
  • In the Video Treasures release, the nameplates in its sequence are Thomas, James, Gordon, Henry, Edward, Percy, Toby, Bertie and Terence.
  • Some 1998 releases come with an ERTL Sir Handel.
  • Distributed by Strand VCI Entertainment.

Goofs

  • The 2000 release, despite being distributed by Strand Home Video, still displays the Strand VCI logo in the beginning.
  • In the Strand VCI, Strand Home Video, Time-Life and Anchor Bay releases, in Steam Roller, before George crashes into Sir Handel's train, the line "Then suddenly, there was trouble" is omitted.

Opening Credits

Strand VCI/Strand Home Video/Time-Life/Anchor Bay versions

  • THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE & FRIENDS
  • Based on The Railway Series by The REV.W.AWDRY
  • FISH
  • Storyteller ALEC BALDWIN
  • Directed by DAVID MITTON

Video Treasures version

  • THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE & FRIENDS
  • Based on The Railway Series by The REV.W.AWDRY
  • STEAM ROLLER & OTHER THOMAS STORIES
  • Told by RINGO STARR AND ALEC BALDWIN
  • Directed by DAVID MITTON

Opening Previews

Strand VCI version

  1. Strand VCI FBI Warning
  2. Strand VCI Entertainment logo (1988-1992)
  3. Britt Allcroft Presents logo
  4. Thomas and Friends UK Season 4 intro (version 1)
  5. First few seconds of Fish

Time-Life version

  1. Time-Life FBI Warning
  2. Time-Life Video logo (1992-2001)
  3. Britt Allcroft Presents logo
  4. Thomas and Friends UK Season 4 intro (version 1)
  5. First few seconds of Fish

Video Treasures version

  1. Video Treasures FBI Warning
  2. Video Treasures logo (1987-1997, still version, silent)
  3. Britt Allcroft Presents logo
  4. Thomas and Friends US Season 4 intro (version 1)
  5. First few seconds of Fish

Anchor Bay version

  1. Anchor Bay FBI Warning
  2. Anchor Bay Entertainment logo (1998-2004)
  3. Britt Allcroft Presents logo
  4. Thomas and Friends UK Season 4 intro (version 1)
  5. First few seconds of Fish

Closing Previews

Strand VCI version

  1. Last few seconds of Night Train
  2. Thomas and Friends Season 5 outro
  3. A Britt Allcroft Production logo

Time-Life version

  1. Last few seconds of Night Train
  2. Thomas and Friends Season 5 outro
  3. A Britt Allcroft Production logo

Video Treasures version

  1. Last few seconds of Night Train
  2. Thomas and Friends Season 5 outro
  3. A Britt Allcroft Production logo
  4. Video Treasures logo (1987-1997, still version, silent)

blooper version

  1. Last few seconds of Night Train
  2. Thomas and Friends Season 5 outro
  3. A Britt Allcroft Production logo

Anchor Bay version

  1. Last few seconds of Night Train
  2. Thomas and Friends Season 5 outro
  3. A Britt Allcroft Production logo

Video/DVD Artwork

Strand VCI/Strand Home Video/Time-Life/Video Treasures versions

Front Cover

  • George (cross), Sir Handel (cross) and Skarloey (smiling) from "Steam Roller"

Back Cover

  • Percy and the ram from "Baa"

Cover Color

  • Yellowish-Red

Anchor Bay version

Front Cover

  • Top: Sir Handel and George
  • Bottom: Henry and James from "Henry's Special Coal"

Back Cover

  • Percy at Maithwaite from "Baa"
  • Toby and Thomas from "Percy's Ghostly Trick"

Cover Color

  • Red and Orange

Gallery

Title Cards

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