Night Train to Lisbon

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Rated R: Restricted (Under 17 Requires Accompanying Parent or Adult Guardian) -- Rated R for a scene of violence, and brief sexuality.

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Release Date: to be announced

Status: Awaiting Release Date

Jeremy Irons, Melanie Laurent, Jack Huston, Martina Gedeck, Tom Courtenay, August Diehl, Bruno Ganz, Lena Olin, Burghart Klaussner, Charlotte Rampling

Director: Bille August

Screenwriter: Ulrich Herrmann, Greg Latter
Script: Novel Adaptation

Genre: Drama
About the film:
After a chance encounter with a Portuguese woman, an aging Swiss professor of classical languages quits his job and travels to Lisbon in the hope of discovering the fate of a certain author, a doctor and poet who fought against Portuguese dictator Antonio de Oliveira Salazar.
Rated R for a scene of violence, and brief sexuality.

Project Timeline:
May 11, 2010: Project announced. Director: Bille August, Writer: Ulrich Herrmann, Greg Latter
Jun. 27, 2011: Cast: Jeremy Irons

Related links:
  • Night Train to Lisbon: A Novel

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    J Nicholson
    December 03, 2010 - 13:19
    Subject: Just love this book!

    Think a good choice of music to go with it would be "mad world"! (as well as some of the pieces referred to during the novel, of course!