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Three Lives and Only One Death (1996)

Trois vies et une seule mort (original title)
Take a walk into the weird world of filmmaker Raul Ruiz as he takes us to Paris for a twisted ride. A man who shares four names and four personalities (which is the real one?) is the link ... See full summary »

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Mateo Strano / Georges Vickers / Butler / Luc Allamand
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Maria Gabri-Colosso, "Tania la Corse"
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María
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Martin
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Cécile
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Hélène
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André
Jean-Yves Gautier ...
Mario
Jacques Pieiller ...
Tania's Husband
Pierre Bellemare ...
Radio Narrator
Smaïn ...
Luca
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Bum #1
Roland Topor ...
Bum #2
Jacques Delpi ...
Bum #3
Jean Badin ...
Antoine José
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Take a walk into the weird world of filmmaker Raul Ruiz as he takes us to Paris for a twisted ride. A man who shares four names and four personalities (which is the real one?) is the link between four different, yet similar, stories involving love, lust, crime, and time. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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11 October 1996 (USA)  »

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Included among the "1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die", edited by Steven Schneider. See more »

Quotes

Radio Announcer: Extreme happiness is a form of misery.
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References Alphaville (1965) See more »

Soundtracks

An die Musik, D.547
Words by Franz von Schober
Music by Franz Schubert
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Three deaths
15 January 1999 | by (monterrey) – See all my reviews

Great dark humour, very funny, felliniesque film. Mastroianni is as good as always. A tad confusing at times. Requires complete attention at all times. The ending is the best part, a very clever film.


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