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In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.

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Directed by

Bong Joon-ho

Written by

Bong Joon-ho (Screenplay)
Kelly Masterson (Screenplay)
Jacques Lob (Original Story)
Benjamin Legrand (Original Story)
Jean-Marc Rochette (Original Story)

Runtime

127 minutes

Country

South Korea, Czech Republic

Language

Korean

Tagline

AD 2031, the passengers in the train are the only survivors on Earth.

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Keywords

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