Mystery Train

"OK"

Mystery Train Review


Another oddity odyssey courtesy of Jim Jarmusch, Mystery Train is actually his first color film and hardly his best work. Following a triptych of stories in a sleepy, run-down Memphis hotel (the train itself is considerably less important to the story), while the movie has a number of gigglish moments, on the whole it's a disappointment of squandered story ideas that plod on without much happening. Pretty typical of Jarmusch's characters' on-screen chattiness.


Mystery Train

Facts and Figures

Run time: 110 mins

In Theaters: Tuesday 7th November 1989

Budget: $2.8M

Distributed by: Orion Home Video

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 2.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Fresh: 28 Rotten: 4

IMDB: 7.5 / 10

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Director:

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Starring: as Jun, as Mitsuko, as Johnny aka Elvis, as Luisa, as Charlie the Barber, Screamin' Jay Hawkins as Night Clerk, as Man in Station, as Bellboy

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