TV Mini-Series | Not Rated | | Biography, Crime, Drama
The story of Venezuelan revolutionary Ilich Ramírez Sánchez, who founded a worldwide terrorist organization and raided the 1975 OPEC meeting.
Originally Olivier Assayas wanted to use some songs by The Feelies but the band refused as they didn't want their music to be associated with terrorism.
Amie de Carlos:
You skipped the demonstration against Pinochet's coup.
Ilich Ramírez Sánchez, aka 'Carlos': They bore me shitless and serve no purpose. Demonstrations never change a thing.
Amie de Carlos: Chileans need to know we're behind them.
Ilich Ramírez Sánchez, aka 'Carlos': The Chilean generals and the CIA don't care. Where did picketing the ...
Amie de Carlos: ...
When the terrorists take the tram in Vienna to get to the OPEC conference, the tram can be seen in three scenes, and every time it is a different tram line: The first tram's final destination is "Nussdorf", the second tram is line "D" and the third is a tram on "Extra Tour".
At the 2010 Vancouver International Film Festival, "Carlos" was screened theatrically, all three parts back-to-back with a single set of credits at the very end. The total running time was 326 minutes, not including the intermission.
English, Arabic, German, Spanish, French, Hungarian, Japanese, Russian
$20,006 (USA) (17 October 2010)
$145,118 (USA) (16 January 2011)
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