Man on the Train (2011 film)

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Man on the Train
Directed byMary McGuckian
Produced byMartin Katz
Mary McGuckian
StarringDonald Sutherland
Larry Mullen Jr
CinematographyStefan von Bjorn
Edited byMatthew Booth
Release date
  • May 2011 (2011-05) (Cannes Film Market)
CountriesCanada
Ireland
LanguageEnglish

Man on the Train is a 2011 crime-drama film directed by Mary McGuckian, starring Donald Sutherland and Larry Mullen Jr. It is an English-language remake of the 2002 French film L'homme du train, which had been released in the US with the same title as the 2011 version.

Plot[edit]

An elderly professor (Sutherland) and a mysterious stranger (Mullen) whom the professor has invited to his house are each very envious of the life of the other.

Production[edit]

Filmed in April 2010, it was shot "under the radar" over a 17-day period in the towns of Orangeville and Dundas, Ontario. Because of Mullen's fame as a member of the rock band U2, there was no publicity surrounding his participation in the project.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Feature film casts town in starring role". Orangeville Banner. 14 April 2010. Archived from the original on 30 June 2013. Retrieved 1 May 2013.
  2. ^ Goodman, Lanie. "Donald Sutherland Meets U2 Drummer Larry Mullen Jr. on 'The Train'". Speakeasy. Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 1 May 2013.

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