The City of Lost Children (1995)

R  |   |  Fantasy, Sci-Fi


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A scientist in a surrealist society kidnaps children to steal their dreams, hoping that they slow his aging process.


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  • Ron Perlman and Judith Vittet in The City of Lost Children (1995)
  • Judith Vittet in The City of Lost Children (1995)
  • Ron Perlman and Judith Vittet in The City of Lost Children (1995)
  • Judith Vittet in The City of Lost Children (1995)
  • Ron Perlman and Judith Vittet in The City of Lost Children (1995)

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Did You Know?

Trivia

Ron Perlman doesn't speak French and was the only American on set. But he learned all of his lines, and delivered them without error. In commentaries and interviews, however, he insists his French was bad.


Quotes

Clone: C'est moi l'original! C'est moi!


Goofs

The words from The Original that Miette remembers in flashback (after she receives Uncle Irvin's dream message) differ slightly from what The Original actually said, although the point of the message is still the same.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Fantasy | Sci-Fi

Details

Release Date:

15 December 1995

Language

French, Cantonese


Country of Origin

France, Germany, Spain

Box Office

Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$1,513,028 (USA)

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