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Deliver Us from Evil (2009)

Fri os fra det onde (original title)
Not Rated | | Thriller | 3 April 2009 (Denmark)
A father returns to his old hometown with his young family. Events force him to face the small town's xenophobia.

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Ole Bornedal

Writer:

Ole Bornedal
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lasse Rimmer Lasse Rimmer ... Johannes
Lene Nystrøm ... Pernille (as Lene Nystrøm Rasted)
Fanny Bornedal Fanny Bornedal ... Viola
Jacob Ottensten Jacob Ottensten ... Frederik (as Jacob August Ottensten)
Mogens Pedersen Mogens Pedersen ... Ingvar
Lone Lindorff Lone Lindorff ... Anna
Jens Andersen Jens Andersen ... Lars
Pernille Vallentin Pernille Vallentin ... Scarlett
Bojan Navojec Bojan Navojec ... Alain
Kim Kold ... Leif Christensen
Alexandre Willaume ... Roald (as Alexandre Willaume-Jantzen)
Anders Budde Christensen Anders Budde Christensen ... Silver (as Anders Budde)
Daniel Engstrup Daniel Engstrup ... Tonser
Bob Anders Bob Anders ... Noller
Helle Halsboe Helle Halsboe ... Jane
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A father returns to his old hometown with his young family. Events force him to face the small town's xenophobia.

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Vengeance has a price.

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Thriller

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Denmark | Sweden | Norway

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

3 April 2009 (Denmark) See more »

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Social and other misunderstandings
4 November 2009 | by kosmaspSee all my reviews

If you wanna compare this movie with another movie, you could compare it with the classic "Straw Dogs" (Dustin Hoffman, Directed by Sam Peckinpah)! And it plays in that League, because it is really good, acting-wise and story-wise!

Having said that, of course if you don't know what to expect, you might be disappointed, as can be seen, by another reviewer on this site. Of course he is just warning other people, that might have the same problem he had, just don't let that cloud you own judgement and if you can go and watch this little dark thriller, with more humanity than quite a few other movies with similar stories.


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