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Night Train to Venice (1996)

R  |   |  Mystery, Thriller  |  28 September 1996 (USA)
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The Orient Express, on it's night trip from Munich to Venice, is full because of the beginning of the carnival in Venice. Between the passengers are a journalist, an actress and her ... See full summary »

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The Orient Express, on it's night trip from Munich to Venice, is full because of the beginning of the carnival in Venice. Between the passengers are a journalist, an actress and her daughter, an elder dancer, five neo-nazi punks and a strange man that seems to have some kind of influence over them through their dreams. Written by Michel Rudoy <mdrc@hp9000a1.uam.mx>

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Last stop... terror!

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Rated R for language, sexuality, violence and drug content | See all certifications »
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28 September 1996 (USA)  »

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Train to Hell  »

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In 2002 radio interview Hugh Grant stated that it is the worst film he have ever made. See more »

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[first lines]
Vera: [showing framed picture] Look what I found.
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La Vie en rose
Music by Louiguy and Marguerite Monnot
Lyrics by Édith Piaf
Performed by Édith Piaf
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Incomprehensible, dreadful and strangely amusing
24 August 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This is in my top five worst movies of all time. This film caused me to ask myself many questions, the main one being, why would anyone invest time and money in producing such a stupid film. Bizarrely, it featured some fairly reputable actors. I can only guess they were on crack at the time.

I could discern no coherent plot and have no idea why a girl jumps out of the window at the end. Even more bizarrely, after she jumps out of the window and Hugh manages to catch her (quite miraculously) everybody smiles and the triumphant music begins. Wasn't anyone worried about why a young girl should want to jump out of a window??? In case you watched the beginning and switched it off, as I regret not having done, and you are wondering, who was the Malcolm Macdowell character? No explanation is ever given. He pops up every now and then with an intriguing expression on his face.

The only redeeming feature of this film is that you can have a laugh at the clever techniques used to prolong the film making it up to an astonishing 1 hour and twenty minutes. For example: - lots of pointless slow motion shots with gay music -Hugh and the woman make love at least four times and he kisses her breasts on every occasion. (what kind of mother has sex with a stranger in a train while her daughter is asleep presumably in the same carriage)? - Shots of Macdowell's face every few minutes This film is so bad you should probably watch it


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