Total Eclipse

Factual error: In the movie Isabelle is depicted as Rimbaud's favorite sister, but in reality it was Vitalie who Rimbaud favored.


Factual error: In the movie, it is depicted that Verlaine shoots Rimbaud in the palm; in reality Verlaine shot Rimbaud in the wrist.


Revealing mistake: When Rimbaud dies, as the nurse covers him with the white cloth, he blinks for a fraction of a second.

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Arthur Rimbaud: The only unbearable thing is that nothing is unbearable.

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