NIGHT TRAIN TO LISBON

By Bille AUGUST

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Thriller - Completed 2013

Raimund Gregorius, a Swiss Professor abandons his lectures and buttoned-down life to embark on a thrilling adventure that will take him on a journey to the very heart of himself.

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Berlinale - Berlin IFF 2013
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    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Thriller
    • Countries
    • GERMANY
    • Languages
    • GERMAN, ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 110 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Bille AUGUST
    • Writer(s)
    • Ulrich HERRMANN, Greg LATTER
    • Producer(s)
    • Peter REICHENBACH (C-Films AG), Günther RUSS (Studio Hamburg), Kerstin RAMCKE (Studio Hamburg)
    • Synopsis
    • The story follows Raimund Gregorius, a Swiss Professor (Jeremy Irons) who, having saved a beautiful Portuguese woman from leaping to her death, stumbles upon a mesmerizing book by a Portuguese author, which compels him to suddenly abandon the boring life he has led for years and to embark on an enthralling adventure.
      In search of the author, Gregorius acts as detective, pulling together pieces of a puzzle that involves political and emotional intrigue and the highest possible stakes. His voyage is one that transcends time and space, delving into the realms of history, medicine and love, all in search of true meaning to his life.
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