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Gloomy Sunday (1999)

12 10/21/1999 (US) DramaRomance 1h 52m


Budapest in the thirties. The restaurant owner Laszlo hires the pianist András to play in his restaurant. Both men fall in love with the beautiful waitress Ilona who inspires András to his only composition. His song of Gloomy Sunday is, at first, loved and then feared, for its melancholic melody triggers off a chain of suicides. The fragile balance of the erotic ménage à trois is sent off kilter when the German Hans goes and falls in love with Ilona as well.

  1. Rolf Schübel

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Ruth Toma


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  1. Erika Marozsán

    Erika Marozsán


  2. Joachim Król

    Joachim Król


  3. Ben Becker

    Ben Becker

    Hans Wieck

  4. Stefano Dionisi

    Stefano Dionisi


  5. András Bálint

    András Bálint

    Ilonas Sohn

  6. Géza Boros


  7. Rolf Becker

    Rolf Becker

    Der alte Wieck

  8. Ilse Zielstorff

    Frau Wieck

  9. Ferenc Bács

    Ferenc Bács


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Gloomy Sunday
Gloomy Sunday

Original Title Ein Lied von Liebe und Tod - Gloomy Sunday

Status Released

Original Language German

Budget -

Revenue $585,604.00


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