A Proud Day for James and Other Stories is a US VHS/DVD featuring three first season episodes, one second season episode narrated by Ringo Starr and one second season episode and two third season episodes narrated by George Carlin. The DVD also featured one song.

A Proud Day for James and Other Stories


David Mitton


Britt Alicroft
David Mitton
Robert D. Cardona


Ringo Starr
George Carlin

Music by

Mike O' Donnel
Junior Campbell


Anchor Bay Entertaiment
Gullane Entertaiment


April 1, 2003

Running Time

47 Minutes


Thomas, Percy and the Mail Train and Other Thomas Stories


Percy and Harold and Other Thomas Stories


All Aboard! Meet Thomas's Best engine Friend, James the Red splendid engine on sodor, Help James pull the express for Sir Topham Hatt's Railway. Yuck! Gordon got stuck in the ditch during every Monday, You surrender Thomas has been breaking his rules from the Police man, Who's Grumpy now? It's Bulgy the Bus, Who's a Good Diesel? It's Mavis. Hop on Board with Thomas and James on the Island of Sodor.


  1. A Proud Day for James
  2. The Runaway
  3. Gordon Takes a Dip
  4. Thomas Breaks the Rules
  5. Bulgy
  6. Mavis
  7. Edward's Exploit 


  1. Let's Have a Race (DVD Only)

Bonus Features

  • Character Gallery
  • Really Useful Engines game


  • The song Let's Have a Race is released on the "A Proud Day for James Songs" with "Thomas's Anthem", "Harold the Helicopter", "Every Cloud has a Silver Linging".
  • At the beginning, it has the Thomas 2002 trailer.


  • On the front cover with James and the scene of The Runaway, Thomas was wearing Percy's tired face.
  • Due to a promo image being used, James' whistle is pointed up in the air instead of curved.
  • The back cover only lists George Carlin as the narrator, however, Ringo Starr narrated all of the episodes except Mavis, Edward's Exploit and Bulgy they were the only episodes narrated by George Carlin.
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