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Before Midnight (2013)

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We meet Jesse and Celine nine years on in Greece. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting on that train bound for Vienna.

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Richard Linklater
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ethan Hawke ... Jesse
Julie Delpy ... Celine
Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick ... Hank
Jennifer Prior ... Ella
Charlotte Prior ... Nina
Xenia Kalogeropoulou Xenia Kalogeropoulou ... Natalia
Walter Lassally ... Patrick
Ariane Labed ... Anna
Yiannis Papadopoulos ... Achilleas (as Yannis Papadopoulos)
Athina Rachel Tsangari ... Ariadni
Panos Koronis ... Stefanos
Enrico Focardi Enrico Focardi ... Child
Manolis Goussias Manolis Goussias ... Child
Anouk Servera Anouk Servera ... Child
Yota Argyropoulou ... Hotel Clerk
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Storyline

It has been nine years since we last met Jesse and Celine, the French-American couple who once met on a train in Vienna. They now live in Paris with twin daughters, but have spent a summer in Greece on the invitation of an author colleague of Jesse's. When the vacation is over and Jesse must send his teenage son off to the States, he begins to question his life decisions, and his relationship with Celine is at risk. Written by Peter Brandt Nielsen

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Everything's better with maturity

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexual content/nudity and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA | Greece

Language:

English | Greek | French

Release Date:

14 June 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Before Midnight See more »

Filming Locations:

Kardamyli, Messinia, Greece See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$246,914, 26 May 2013, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$8,114,627

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$23,380,979
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Dolby Digital | Datasat | SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

In Before Sunset (2004), Jesse asks Celine if she has kids and she makes a joke about leaving her two daughters in the car. In this film Celine is first seen waiting beside her car with her two daughters inside. See more »

Goofs

Outside the terminal, Jesse meets up with Céline and the two get in their car with all of their windows rolled down. In the next shot, they're rolled up. See more »

Quotes

Natalia: Like sunlight, sunset, we appear, we disappear. We are so important to some, but we are just passing through.
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Referenced in Vale (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

O Antonis o kekes
Music & Lyrics by Nikos Kalogeropoulos
Performed by Nikos Kalogeropoulos
From the CD 'Alogomyges'
Courtesy of Nikos Kalogeropoulos
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Never ending dialog
26 October 2013 | by vindstillaSee all my reviews

We were exited about a new drama with such high ratings.. But ended up watching only fifteen minutes, and those minutes felt like torture. The ridiculously long conversation scene in the car very efficiently killed our interest and made it impossible to keep watching. We tried to jump forward bit by bit but in every scene - more talking! blah blah blah blah! A never ending stream of complete nonsense. I guess the conversations are meant to seem natural, but if i ever had people around me who talked that much, i swear i would go mad in a minute. Don't waste your time with this movie, unless you have a very high tolerance to people ranting about nothing.


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