Train of Life (1999)

Train of Life

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Movie Info

This comedy-drama is set in Central Europe during the summer of 1941. Yiddish-speaking Jews purchase a train, forge identity papers, and leave town. Posing as both prisoners and Nazis, they hope to reach Palestine via the Soviet Union, but problems arise when they encounter real Germans.

Rating: R (for some sexuality and nudity)
Genre: Drama, Art House & International, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Radu Mihaileanu
In Theaters:
On DVD: May 23, 2000
Runtime:
Paramount Pictures

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Cast


as Mordechai

as The Rabbi

as Third Resistant

as Der Hauptsturmfuhrer

as First Wise Man

as Second Wise Man

as First Resistant

as Fifth Wise Man

as Manzatou

as Third Wise Man

as Lilenfeld

as Schtroul

as Schmecht

as Man In The Synagogue

as Fourth Wise Man

as Yossi's Mother

as Second Resistant

as The Tzigan Colonel
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Critic Reviews for Train of Life

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Full Review… | September 7, 2011
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
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Detroit News
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New York Times
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Audience Reviews for Train of Life

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