On a train in 1945 a train conductor is in charge of a motley bunch: a failed author who means well but creates chaos; a soldier who is actually on the wrong train; a doctor who wants to murder his wife; a gay man who hates men; and two nuns with religious doubts. Written by
Nothing is necessarily what it seems to be...
25 December 2003 (Sweden)
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Delitti: Tracce Allusive
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Peter Dalle (the director) didn't want to do any acting in the movie, but after "some certain people" (Dalle's own words) thought he should act, he agreed to be the Conductor. See more
The edition of Wittgenstein's "Tractatus logico-philosophicus" that we see was first printed in 1992 (2nd ed. 1997), it could not be available at the time when the film takes place, 1945. The 1992 edition was a re-preint of an older edition from 1961. Tractatus was first published 1921, but with a German title, "Logisch-philosophische Abhandlung". See more
[Sixten introducing his lover
This is Pompe, Pompe the sissy.
What does that make you?
I'm attracted to men only because I hate women, that's completely different.
References Dead Alive
Music by Benny Andersson
, lyrics by Peter Dalle
Performed by Helen Sjöholm
and Benny Anderssons Orkester See more