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Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (1998)
"Ceux qui m'aiment prendront le train" (original title)

 |  Drama, Romance  |  15 May 1998 (France)
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Friends of a recently deceased minor painter Jean-Baptiste take a train in Paris for Limoges, where he wished to be buried, and all the people on the train have their problems.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Pascal Greggory ...
Claire (as Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi)
Lucien Emmerich / Jean-Baptiste Emmerich
Sylvain Jacques ...
Delphine Schiltz ...
Nathan Kogen ...
Sami (as Nathan Cogan)
Marie Daëms ...
Chantal Neuwirth ...
Thierry de Peretti ...


Friends of a recently deceased minor painter Jean-Baptiste take a train in Paris for Limoges, where he wished to be buried, and all the people on the train have their problems. Written by Anonymous

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Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train  »

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$63,651 (USA) (10 September 1999)

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In the scene where Claire and Viviane are sitting at the table discussing Viviane's name, Claire's hands alternate between touching her face and resting on the table repeatedly between shots. See more »

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Love After Death and Vincent Perez
28 March 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

They all loved him. Jean Louis Trintignat is the focus of their love. He is dead. Love is not. The shape, light and nature of one's love for another changes from character to character. I was riveted by that puzzle that love usually implies. And Vincent Perez? Where is he? I kept waiting for him to appear in all its unbearable beauty. The film was almost over and no sign of Perez. But, I was rapidly falling in love with a young woman I had never seen before on the screen. She is not just a superb actress but a monumental beauty. Hold on a minute. I think I've seen her before. God almighty! It's Vincent Perez! Among the many delightful, thoughtful surprises of this, unusual, french import is Vincent Perez as a girl. If you let the film happen and you don't fight it. You are going to have a wonderful experience.

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