The General was released in the year 1927。The General is also called as Come vinsi la guerra, Generale, Kenraali, A Glória de Pamplinas, Maquinista de la general, Pamplinas Maquinista, Så går det t, Mécano de la 'Général'。
Johnnie loves his train ("The General") and Annabelle Lee. When the Civil War begins he is turned down for service because he's more valuable as an engineer. Annabelle thinks it's because he's a coward. Union spies capture The General with Annabelle on board. Johnny must rescue both his loves.