"Daniel Takes the Train"
Directed by Pal Sandor
feature, structured as a nail-biting thriller, confronts one of the most sensitive
political periods, 1956, when Hungarians fought Soviet troops in the streets of Budapest.
Daniel, hopelessly in love with Marianne, the girl next door, decides to join his friend
on a train headed for the Austrian border. The film, in the words of Variety,
captures "the complexities and passions…a tense and grimly funny
experience." Hungarian with English subtitles. 90