One of the most unique and visually stunning films in years, "The City of Lost Children" concerns a malevolent scientist who attempts to unlock the mystery of dreaming. To this end, he kidnaps young children and studies them as they sleep. From Jean-Pierre Jeunet, the director of Amelie and Alien: Resurrection.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.4 out of 5
273 Ratings
273 Ratings

79% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 6.9/10
  • Fresh 44
  • Rotten 12

Critics Consensus: Not all of its many intriguing ideas are developed, but The City of Lost Children is an engrossing, disturbing, profoundly memorable experience.

16+ COMMON SENSE

Bizarre, beautiful French sci-fi with creepy images, themes.

Information

Studio
Sony Pictures Classics
Released
Copyright
1995 Claudie Ossard Productions, Constellation Productions S.A., Lumiere Studio Canal +, France 3 Cinema, Elias Querajeta and Tele Munchen. All Rights Reserved. English Subtitles: © 1995 Sony Pictures Classics Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Languages

Primary
English (Stereo)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.

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