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A.k.a.
Closely Watched Trains
Year
1966
Runtime
92 min.
Director
Jirí Menzel
Genres
Drama, Romance, Comedy, War
Rating *
7.7
Votes *
9,686
Checks
2,330
Favs
221
Dislikes
15
Favs/checks
9.5% (1:11)
Favs/dislikes
15:1
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  1. garvey's avatar

    garvey

    Funny and serious at the same time. Comedy and tragedy in one movie.
    Very good. But to understand film one needs to feel like its characters.

    And it's very Czech movie.
    7 years ago
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  3. nicolaskrizan's avatar

    nicolaskrizan

    czech trainspotting

    http://1001movies.posterous.com/848
    7 years 2 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #8 in Golden Foundation of Czech and Slovak Cinema
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  2. This movie ranks #20 in Academy Award Best Foreign Pictures
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  3. This movie ranks #34 in Stanley Kubrick, Cinephile
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  4. This movie ranks #45 in 101 War Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  5. This movie ranks #54 in The 100 Best Films Of World Cinema
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  6. This movie ranks #64 in Academy Award Best Foreign Language Film Nominees
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  7. This movie ranks #134 in The Criterion Collection
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  8. This movie ranks #187 in UNESCO's Memory of the World: National Cinematic Heritage
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  9. This movie ranks #224 in Film Comedy
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  10. This movie ranks #401 in Sight and Sound 2012 - Combined List
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  11. This movie ranks #439 in They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?
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  12. This movie ranks #453 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  13. This movie ranks #672 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
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  14. This movie ranks #741 in Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown
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