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The Girl on the Train

Not Rated In Theaters 01/22/2010 , 105min.
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Plot & Details

Jeanne (Emilie Dequenne) lives in a house in the suburbs with her mother Louise (Catherine Deneuve). The two women get on well together. Louise earns her living by looking after children. Jeanne is half-heartedly looking for a job. Louise harbors the hope of getting her daughter a job with Samuel Bleistein (Michel Blanc), a famous lawyer whom she knew in her youth. Jeanne and Bleistein's worlds are light years apart. However, they'll be set on a collision course because of an incredible lie that Jeanne invents, a lie that grows into the biggest news and political story of the day.
  • MPAA Rating: Not Rated
  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Run Time: 105min.
  • Theatrical Release Date: 01/22/2010
  • Distributor(s): Benelux Film Distribution, UGC Distribution, Strand Releasing
  • Director(s): André Téchiné
  • Starring: Émilie Dequenne , Catherine Deneuve , Michel Blanc , Ronit Elkabetz , Mathieu Demy
  • Themes: Self-Destructive Romance,Cons and Scams,Misfits and Outsiders,Scandals and Cover-Ups
  • Tone: Disturbing,Reflective
  • Keywords: boyfriend, hoax, racism
  • Country of Origin: France (03-18-2009),USA - Limited (01,USA - Limited (01-22-2010)
  • Language: French,Hebrew

Chicago International Film Festival

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2009 Chicago International Film Festival Film Presented Nominated

London Film Festival

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2009 London Film Festival Film Presented Nominated

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