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The Train

30th April 1990
3h 18m
Damiano Damiani
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Lenin: The Train is a 1988 Historic Drama film released on 30th April; Damiano Damiani directed the film which stars Ben Kingsley, Leslie Caron, and Timothy West.


March/April 1917. The first world war is already a couple year to pace. A sealed train with Russian emigrants keeps on driving from Zürich Germany and Sweden to Sint-Petersburg. The outlaws stand under the guidance of Vladimir J. Lenin. Two senior officers support the revolutionary bomb "to ensure that everything runs smoothly. Yet there are some unpleasant clashes between Socialists and enthusiastic workers who are worried about the war. During train travel there comes an end to Lenin's affair with the gracious Inessa, and his wife Nadja is prepared take back him. The triumphant entrance in St. Petersburg will exceed all expectations....

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Cast (19)

Ben Kingsley's profile Ben Kingsley
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Leslie Caron's profile Leslie Caron
Age at Filming ≈ 56
Timothy West's profile Timothy West
Age at Filming ≈ 53
Jason Connery's profile Jason Connery
Age at Filming ≈ 24
Paolo Bonacelli's profile Paolo Bonacelli
Age at Filming ≈ 48
Thomas Heinze's profile Thomas Heinze
Age at Filming ≈ 23
Peter Whitman
Age at Filming ≈ 40
Günther Maria Halmer's profile Günther Maria Halmer
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Mattia Sbragia's profile Mattia Sbragia
Age at Filming ≈ 35
Dominique Sanda
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Hans-Michael Rehberg
Age at Filming ≈ 49
Xabier Elorriaga
Age at Filming ≈ 43
Ernst Jacobi
Age at Filming ≈ 54
Amadeus August
Age at Filming ≈ 45
Dagmar Schwarz
Age at Filming ≈ 39

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When was Lenin: The Train released?

Lenin: The Train was released 34 years ago, on Monday April 30th, 1990.