- All-Star Cast: For the 2011 film, we have Alyson Stoner, Corbin Bleu, Jamie Lee Curtis, Brenda Song, Jodi Benson, Patrick Warburton Jim Cummings , Jeff Bennett , Charlie Schlatter, and Whoopi Goldberg.
- Fan Nickname: The Little Engine in the 2011 film, who is called simply "Little Engine" is given the name Tracy by fans, which helps to set her apart from Tillie, the original Little Engine. The other engines in the 2011 film were also given names, Shiny Passenger Engine is called Minerva, The Nightmare Train is named Cerberus, Red Engine is named Selbert, Big Locomotive is named Rodrick, Fright Train is named Humphrey, and Girl Train is named Mary.
- Keep Circulating the Tapes: The 1991 adaptation was only released on VHS and never got a DVD release. It's released digitally, though via Amazon Prime.
Trivia / The Little Engine That Could