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Lost in translation - Hungarian titles

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Az 1000 halott háza 2. - A sátán bosszúja

House of a Thousand Corpses 2. - Revenge of Satan
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A 25 millió fontos váltságdíj 

The 25 Million Pounds Ransom


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A 606-os kísérlet

Experiment No. 606

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9 áldozat 

9 Victims
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Afrika koktél

African Cocktail
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Agyban nagy

Big Brained
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Tremors - Ahová lépek, szörny terem

Tremors - Wherever I Step, Monsters Grow
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Aki legyőzte Al Caponét

The Man, Who Defeated Al Capone
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Aki másnak licitál, maga esik bele

He, Who Bids For Another Man, Falls Into It Himself

This rather clunky title is a reference to a Hungarian saying: He, who digs a hole for another man, falls into it himself.

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Nyolcadik utas: a Halál

The Eight Passanger is Death
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A bolygó neve: Halál

The Planet Called Death
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A végső megoldás: halál

The Final Solution: Death
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Alien 4. - Feltámad a halál

Alien 4. - Death Rises Again
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Álom luxuskivitelben

Luxurious Dream
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Álnokok és elnökök

Deceivers and Presidents

The two Hungarian words rhyme, so they sound better.

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Aludj csak, én álmodom

Sleep, I'll Dream
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Az alvilág királya

King of the Underworld
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Alvilági átverés

Underworld Scam
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Amazonok szigete

Island of the Amazons
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Amerika fegyverben

America In Arms
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Az Angyal elrablása

The Kidnapping of the Angel

In Hungary, the Saint is called the Angel.

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Arany a tó fenekén

Gold at the Bottom of the Lake
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Az Aranybirodalom bukása

Fall of the Golden Empire
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Aranypolgár

The Golden Citizen

The title is a reference to a famous 19th century Hungarian novel called "The Golden Man", which has sort of similar themes to Welles' movie.

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Árnyék nélkül

Without a Shadow
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A bárányok harapnak

The Bite of the Lambs
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Bazi nagy francia lagzik

My Big Fat French Weddings

"My Big Fat Greek Wedding" was very popular in Hungary, so a lot of movies got similar titles here.

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Bazi nagy latin lagzi

My Big Fat Latin Wedding
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Bazi rossz Valentin-nap

My Big Bad Valentine's Day
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Becsületből elégtelen

An F in Honor
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Ben Wade és a farmer

Ben Wade and the Farmer
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Börtönvonat Yumába

Prison Train to Yuma

Yes, we got a different title for the remake.

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People who added this item 155 Average listal rating (87 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.7
Az utca embere

Man of the Streets
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People who added this item 139 Average listal rating (95 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.5
Bérbosszú Bt. - Megfizetünk, ha megfizetnek

Revenge-For-Hire Co. - We'll Make Them Pay, If We Get Paid
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Bérgyilkos a szomszédom

My Neighbour Is a Hitman
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Bérgyilkosok Dallasban

Hitmen In Dallas
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Betörő az albérlőm

My Tenant Is a Thief
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Bilincs és mosoly

Handcuffs and Smile
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Bohókás nyomozás

Silly Investigation
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Bölcsek kövére

The Philosophers' Fat

Kő = stone, kövér = fat.

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A bombák földjén

In the Land of Bombs
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Bombázók a seregnek

Bombers For the Army

Bomber is also a slang for a hot woman.

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Bor, mámor, Provence

Wine, Intoxication, Provence
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People who added this item 10 Average listal rating (5 ratings) 4.6 IMDB Rating 2.8
Börtönbolygó

Prison Planet
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A bosszú angyala

Angel of Revenge
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Bosszú és igazság Új-Mexikóban

Revenge and Justice In New Mexico
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Botrány az operában

Scandal at the Opera
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Átkos örökség

Cursed Inheritance

A.K.A.

A Holcroft szövetség

The Holcroft Alliance

The second title is the more commonly used one, and it is also the title used for the DVD release.


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Isten megbocsát, én nem!

God Forgives, I Don't!

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Bunyó Húsvétig

Fight Till Easter

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Nincs bocsánat

No Forgiveness
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Bűntény a támaszponton

Crime at the Military Base

Keep in mind, the average Hungarian doesn't know what the Presidio is, hence the rather generic name.

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Hungarian translators usually do a good job with translating the titles of movies, but sometimes they decide to overrule the original title, and give a new one. Here are some cases, where the Hungarian title is wildly different from the original.

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