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Hell Train

Hell Train

A Feature film by Roger Hanin

Produced by Progefi

Release in France : 09/01/1985

    Synopsis

    Saturday evening. A dance in a small town near Paris. A fight breaks out. An Arab boy has stolen a wallet from a Paris boy. The culprits are arrested and released the next morning. But on the way back to Paris on the train, three of the boys just released lynch an Arab, pusch him off the moving train and then make their getaway... The investigation of this disgusting crime reveals the atmosphere of a small town where racism is born of insecurity, fear and hatred. Thanks to a brave womanUs testimony, Inspector Couturier breaks down all unwillingness to talk by using forceful, spectacular strategy.

    Actors (60)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Progefi

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (10)

    Executive Producer :

    Christine Gouze-Renal

    Line Producer :

    Philippe Verro

    Director of Photography :

    Jean Penzer

    Camera Operator :

    Yves Agostini

    Production Designer :

    Jean-Claude Gallouin

    Assistant Director :

    François Charlent

    Screenwriters :

    Roger Hanin, Jean Curtelin

    Sound Recordist :

    Bernard Ortion

    Editor :

    Youcef Tobni

    Music Composer :

    Michel Legrand

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Murder, Racial discrimination

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1984

    French release :

    09/01/1985

    Runtime :

    1 h 30 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    43885

    Visa issue date :

    09/10/1975

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Posters (1)

    Director