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Cast overview, first billed only:
Péter Rudolf ...
Dániel Szerencsés
Sándor Zsótér ...
Gyuri Angeli
Katalin Szerb ...
Mariann (as Szerb Kati)
Mari Töröcsik ...
Mariann's mother
Dezsö Garas ...
Mariann's father
András Kern ...
Kapás
Ági Margitai ...
Dani's mom
Tamás Major ...
Dani's grandpa
Gyula Bodrogi ...
Gyuri's father
Katalin Takács ...
Pregnant woman
István Fazekas ...
Pregnant woman's husband
Ildikó Kishonti ...
Singer in hotel
Ági Voith ...
Red hair lady
Tamás Végvári ...
Dressmaker's Husband
Margit Földessy ...
Dressmaker
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In December 1956 there is a chaotic situation in Hungary. The revolution is put down by the Soviet army. People leave the country in large numbers for fear of revenge. A young soldier (György Angeli) who also took a part in the revolution, takes a train to Vienna together with his friend (Dániel Szerencsés). Written by Tamas Patrovics <ptamas@hotmail.com>

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11 April 1985 (Australia)  »

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Daniel Takes a Train  »

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The story is semi-autobiographical: director Pál Sándor was 17 in 1956, and also wanted to leave the country, just like the main characters. He even took a train, but got off almost instantly. See more »

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