Before Sunrise Tuesday, 31 March 2020

Before Sunrise

Additional Info

  • Rating:

    M: Medium level coarse language.

  • The pitch:

    A little ray of sunshine.

  • Starring:

    Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Andrea Eckert, Hanno Pöschl, Karl Bruckschwaiger, Tex Rubinowitz, Dominik Castell

  • Directed by:

    Richard Linklater

  • Running time:

    105 minutes

  • Rated:

    M (Australia), 15 (UK), R (USA)


    Arguing. Fascism, war, boat accidents, suicides, killing boyfriend, homicidal mania, cannibalism mentioned.


    Sexual feelings, promiscuity, sexual activity discussed. Kissing, flirting. Skimpy dancewear.


    Alcohol (beer, wine, spirits). Smoking. Card games played. Buying crack, doing drugs mentioned.


    F-words, s-words, p*ss, d*ckhead. Name-calling, religious references. Cultural, ethnic stereotypes.


    Young love, romance, bonding, train journeys, European travel, Vienna, small talk, impromptu decisions, music, ex-relationships, public transport, dysfunctional parents, fortune-telling, art, poetry, dancing, skepticism, gender politics, spontaneity, time.


    Deceased grandmother, deceased girl, divorced parents mentioned. Birth discussed. Cemetery, church setting. Horses, rabbit, full moon, palm-reading. Fear of flying, plane accident, time travel, pregnancy, mind-control, reincarnation, ghosts mentioned. Sky-high aerial cinematography. Some German language (no subtitles).


    Lovely, wistful, simple, moving, romantic, wise, successful, timeless, complex, reminiscent, intelligent, convincing, inspired, transcendent. Superb performances, amiable characters, engaging screenplay. A celebration of the ordinary.


    Unconventional, dialogue-heavy.

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