Some people follow their dreams. Others steal them. A gutsy little girl and a sentimental strongman (RON PERLMAN) join hearts and hands to save a small boy's dreams from a madman's master plan. Phenomenal French duo Jeunet & Caro ("Delicatessen") deliver a fantastically-twisted fairy tale chock-full of curious characters, spectacular stunts and unforgettable visuals. "A spectacular jaw-dropping movie! With its dazzling visuals, ingenious gadgets and state-of-the-art special effects, THE CITY OF LOST CHILDREN is more than just a technological wonder: it's an adventure." - Stephen Saban, DETAILS

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The City of Lost Children (1995)

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Fantasy/Adventure/Drama/Science-Fiction · 1h 52m · 12/15/1995

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Some people follow their dreams. Others steal them.

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Some people follow their dreams. Others steal them. A gutsy little girl and a sentimental strongman (RON PERLMAN) join hearts and hands to save a small boy's dreams from a madman's master plan. Phenomenal French duo Jeunet & Caro ("Delicatessen") deliver a fantastically-twisted fairy tale chock-full of curious characters, spectacular stunts and unforgettable visuals. "A spectacular jaw-dropping movie! With its dazzling visuals, ingenious gadgets and state-of-the-art special effects, THE CITY OF LOST CHILDREN is more than just a technological wonder: it's an adventure." - Stephen Saban, DETAILS

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Languages

French, Chinese/Mandarin

Countries

France, Germany, Spain, Belgium, United States

Production Companies

Canal+ España, Canal+ [fr], Centre National de la Cinématographie (CNC), Club d'Investissement Média, Cofimage 4, Cofimage 5, Constellation, Elías Querejeta Producciones Cinematográficas S.L., Eurimages, France 3 Cinéma, Lumière Pictures, Ossane, Phoenix Images, Procirep, Programme MEDIA de la Communauté Européenne, Studio Image, Tele-München (TMG), Televisión Española (TVE), Victoires Productions

Budget

$13,720,000

Revenue

$11,237,503
Part Of
Cast
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Ron Perlman

One
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Daniel Emilfork

Krank
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Judith Vittet

Miette
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Dominique Pinon

le scaphandrier/les clones
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Jean-Claude Dreyfus

Marcello
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Geneviève Brunet

la Pieuvre
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Odile Mallet

la Pieuvre
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Mireille Mossé

Mademoiselle Bismuth
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Serge Merlin

Gabriel Marie (Cyclops Leader)
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Rufus

Peeler
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Ticky Holgado

Ex-acrobat
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Joseph Lucien

Denree
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Mapi Galán

Lune
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Briac Barthélémy

Bottle
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Pierre-Quentin Faesch

Pipo
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Alexis Pivot

Tadpole
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Léo Rubion

Jeannot
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Guillaume Billod-Morel

Child
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François Hadji-Lazaro

Killer
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Dominique Bettenfeld

Bogdan
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Lotfi Yahya Jedidi

Melchior (as Lotfi)
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Thierry Gibault

Brutus
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Marc Caro

Brother Ange-Joseph
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Jean-Louis Trintignant

L'oncle Irvin (voice)
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Ham-Chau Luong

Tattoo Artist
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Bezak

Helmsman
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Thomas Hong-Maï

Tattoo Artist's Wife
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Frankie Pain

Barmaid (as Frankie)
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René Pivot

Glazier
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Daniel Adric

Cyclops
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Christophe Salengro

Soldier
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René Marquant

Captain
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Enrique Villanueva

Spainard
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Dominique Chevalier

Tied-up Guard (as Dominique)
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Cris Huerta

Father (as Chris Huerta)
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Lorella Cravotta

Woman at her
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Michel Smolianoff

Awake Tramp
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Eric Houzelot

Soldier
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Lili Cognard

Winner
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Angélique Philibert

Stripper
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Marie Piémontèse

Stripper
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Antoinette Dias

Stripper
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Zak Russomanno

Stripper
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Djamila Bouda

Stripper
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Philippe Beautier

Double Clones
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Lauren Geoffroy

Stripper
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Marc Amyot

Double Clones #2
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Jean-Philippe Labadie

Double Clones
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Cyril Aubin

Double Clones #4
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Raphaèle Bouchard

Miette, age
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Bruno Journée

Double Clones #5
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Jérémie Freund

Krank, age 12
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Babeth Etienne

Miette, age 37
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Joris Geneste

Krank, age 36
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Rachel Boulenger

Miette, age 43
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Michel Motu

Krank, age 45
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Nane Germon

Miette, age 82
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Julie Bernard

Child
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Valentin Simonet

Child
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Eglantine Blanckaert

Schoolchild
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Gaëtan Bouyala

Schoolchild
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Mickael Bussinger

Schoolchild
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Jonathan Gatinois

Schoolchild
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Joshka Kaufmann

Schoolchild
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Morgan Mariac

Schoolchild
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Caroline Marsily

Schoolchild
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Geoffroy Morange

Schoolchild
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Sébastien Thaissart

Schoolchild
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Charlotte Bienfait

Baby
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Camille Dufeu

Baby
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Robinson Fouille

Baby
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Alysia Hoffeurt

Baby
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Sandy Kontargyris

Baby
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Andrew Laupen

Baby
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Théo Madueno

Baby
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Arthur Mazet

Baby
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Fackry M'Saidie

Baby
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Gabriel Pierre

Baby
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Bérangère Pivot

Baby
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Charlotte Ribaud-Chevrey

Baby
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Laura Robert

Baby
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Caroline Rochand

Baby
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Carolane Yvan

Baby
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Margot Tostivint

Baby
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Buster Verbraeken

Krank, age 4
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Mathieu Kassovitz

Man on the street (uncredited)
Crew
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Marc Caro

Director
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Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Director
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Gilles Adrien

Writer
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Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Writer
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Darius Khondji

Cinematograpy
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Hervé Schneid

Editor
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Angelo Badalamenti

Music
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Jean Rabasse

Art
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Disc Releases
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The City of Lost Children

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

10/19/1999

$17.28 -$3.27 (16%)

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