Before Sunrise

Before Sunrise poster
American tourist Jesse and French student Celine meet by chance on the train from Budapest to Vienna. Sensing that they are developing a connection, Jesse asks Celine to spend the day with him in Vienna, and she agrees. So they pass the time before his scheduled flight the next morning together. How do two perfect strangers connect so intimately over the course of a single day? What is that special thing that bonds two people so strongly? As their bond turns to love, what will happen to them the next morning when Jesse flies away?

Director: Richard Linklater
Writer: Richard Linklater, Kim Krizan
Production: N/A
Genre: drama, romance
Year: 1995
MetaScore: 77/100
ImdbRating: 8.1
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 27 Jan 1995
Awards: 1 win & 7 nominations.


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Movie Video Clips

I like to feel his eyes on me when I look away - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I like to feel his eyes on me when I...
Daydream delusion - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Daydream delusion
Isn't everything we do in life a way to be loved a little more - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Isn't everything we do in life a way to...
The answer must be in the attempt - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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The answer must be in the attempt
I have an admittedly insane idea - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I have an admittedly insane idea
You know what's the worst thing about somebody breaking up with you - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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You know what's the worst thing about...
People always talk about how love is this totally unselfish - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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People always talk about how love is...
Which shirt he's going to wear that day - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Which shirt he's going to wear that day
And without making it look my whole life is revolving around some guy - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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And without making it look my whole life...
If there's any kind of magic in this world - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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If there's any kind of magic in this...
You know what I want - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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You know what I want
My grandmother - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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My grandmother
I don't know - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I don't know
Fool around a little more - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Fool around a little more
Well this was my thought - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Well this was my thought
And sometimes it feels really close - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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And sometimes it feels really close
Maybe we should meet here in five years or something - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Maybe we should meet here in five years...
Looking for some kind of answers - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Looking for some kind of answers
You know what drives me crazy - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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You know what drives me crazy
I wish I'd meet you earlier - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I wish I'd meet you earlier
Everybody's parents fucked them up - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Everybody's parents fucked them up
Then it's like some male fantasy - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Then it's like some male fantasy
I don't think we should sleep together - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I don't think we should sleep together
If somebody gave me the choice right now - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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If somebody gave me the choice right now
This friend of mine had a kid - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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This friend of mine had a kid
Is so beautiful - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Is so beautiful
I used to think that if none of your family or friends knew you were dead - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I used to think that if none of your...
It's so weird - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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It's so weird
I've never - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I've never
Or all this - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Or all this
But then the morning comes - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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But then the morning comes
I'm having kind of an odd situation here - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I'm having kind of an odd situation here
I am the cow - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I am the cow
I can never get very excited about other people ambitions for my life - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I can never get very excited about other...
I'd love to see - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I'd love to see
Did your parents divorce - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Did your parents divorce
We could say goodbye now - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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We could say goodbye now
I think so - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I think so
And he says - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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And he says
Only if you find peace within yourself - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Only if you find peace within yourself
His life was for no one and nothing - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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His life was for no one and nothing
If you hadn't gotten off the train with me - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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If you hadn't gotten off the train with...
I hate that - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I hate that
I have to say something stupid - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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I have to say something stupid
All the time - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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All the time
This is the one I remember the most - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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This is the one I remember the most
You're close with your grandmother - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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You're close with your grandmother
Do you believe in reincarnation - screenshot from movie Before Sunrise
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Do you believe in reincarnation

Movie Quotes

Movie Cast

Jesse - Ethan Hawke
Céline - Julie Delpy
Wife on Train - Andrea Eckert
Husband on Train - Hanno Pöschl
Guy on Bridge - Karl Bruckschwaiger
Guy on Bridge - Tex Rubinowitz
Palm Reader - Erni Mangold
Street Poet - Dominik Castell
Guitarist in Club - Harald Waiglein
Belly Dancer - Bilge Jeschim
Percussionist - Kurti
Cafe Patron - Hans Weingartner
Cafe Patron - Liese Lyon
Cafe Patron - Peter Ily Huemer
Cafe Patron - Otto Reiter
Cafe Patron - Branko Andric
Cafe Patron - Constanze Schweiger
Cafe Patron - John Sloss
Cafe Patron - Alexandra Seibel
Cafe Patron - Georg Schöllhammer
Cafe Patron - Christian Ankowitsch
Cafe Patron - Wilbirg Reiter
Musician on Boat - Barbara Klebel
Musician on Boat - Wolfgang Staribacher
Harpsichord Player - Wolfgang Glüxam
Man Sleeping on Train - Adam Goldberg
Man in Shonen Knife T-Shirt Playing Foosball - Richard Linklater
Guy in Bar - Paul Poet