Gloomy Sunday


1h 54m 2000

Brief Synopsis

As the turmoil of World War II engulfs Hungary, a Budapest eatery, Restaurant Szabo, hosts its own conflicts. Its restaurant owner, Laszlo, hires pianist Andras, and both men love Ilona, which is further complicated when their regular customer Hans, an SS colonel, begins to pursue Ilona's affections

Film Details

Also Known As
Eine Lied fur Liebe und Tod, Gloomy Sunday: Ein Lied Von Liebe und Tod, Piano Player, The
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2000
Production Company
Arte; PremiFre; Studio Hamburg Gmbh; Telepool Gmbh; Westdeutscher Rundfunk (Wdr)
Distribution Company
Menemsha Entertainment; Universal Pictures; Universal Pictures International; Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group
Location
Budapest, Hungary; Cologne, Germany

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 54m

Synopsis

As the turmoil of World War II engulfs Hungary, a Budapest eatery, Restaurant Szabo, hosts its own conflicts. Its restaurant owner, Laszlo, hires pianist Andras, and both men love Ilona, which is further complicated when their regular customer Hans, an SS colonel, begins to pursue Ilona's affections.

Film Details

Also Known As
Eine Lied fur Liebe und Tod, Gloomy Sunday: Ein Lied Von Liebe und Tod, Piano Player, The
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2000
Production Company
Arte; PremiFre; Studio Hamburg Gmbh; Telepool Gmbh; Westdeutscher Rundfunk (Wdr)
Distribution Company
Menemsha Entertainment; Universal Pictures; Universal Pictures International; Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group
Location
Budapest, Hungary; Cologne, Germany

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 54m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall November 7, 2003

Limited Release in United States November 7, 2003

Released in United States on Video September 12, 2006

Released in United States 2000

Released in United States January 2000

Released in United States February 2000

Shown at the American Film Market 2000 (AFM) in Santa Monica, California February 23 - March 1, 2000

Shown at Brussels International Film Festival (Closing Night) January 20-29, 2000.

Shown at Berlin International Film Festival (New German Films) February 9-20, 2000.

Released in United States Fall November 7, 2003

Limited Release in United States November 7, 2003 (NY)

Released in United States on Video September 12, 2006

Released in United States 2000 (Shown at the American Film Market 2000 (AFM) in Santa Monica, California February 23 - March 1, 2000)

Released in United States January 2000 (Shown at Brussels International Film Festival (Closing Night) January 20-29, 2000.)

Released in United States February 2000 (Shown at Berlin International Film Festival (New German Films) February 9-20, 2000.)