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Mystery Train

Spine #521

Jun 15, 2010

Number of Discs: 1

  • 1.78:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
  • English PCM Mono
  • English subtitles

Mystery Train

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Directed By: Jim Jarmusch
Starring: Masatoshi Nagase, Youki Kudoh, Nicoletta Braschi, Elizabeth Bracco, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Joe Strummer, Rick Aviles, Steve Buscemi, Sy Richardson, Tom Noonan
Licensor: Mystery Train, Inc.

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Aloof teenage Japanese tourists, a frazzled Italian widow, and a disgruntled British immigrant all converge in the city of dreams-which, in Mystery Train, from Jim Jarmusch, is Memphis. Made with its director's customary precision and wit, Mystery Train is a triptych of stories that pay playful tribute to the home of Stax Records, Sun Studio, Graceland, Carl Perkins, and, of course, the King himself, who presides over the film like a spirit. Mystery Train is one of Jarmusch's very best movies, a boozy and beautiful pilgrimage to an iconic American ghost town and a paean to the music it gave the world.

  • Q&A with Jarmusch, in which he responds to questions sent in by fans
  • Original documentary on Mystery Train's locations and Memphis's rich social and musical history
  • On-set photos by Masayoshi Sukita, and behind-the-scenes photos


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