Search results for "Iben Hjejle"


High Fidelity (2000) RT 91% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Sep 2000

When record store owner Rob Gordon gets dumped by his girlfriend, Laura, because he hasn't changed since they met, he revisits his top five breakups of all time in an attempt ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Todd Louiso  •  Jack Black

Dreaming of Julia (2003) RT Audience 51%

DVD release: Apr 2006

The year is 1958, and in Holguín, Cuba, a boy's world is about to change forever.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Juan Gerard
CAST:  Harvey Keitel  •  Gael García Bernal  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Diana Bracho

Mifune's Last Song (1999)

Mifune's Last Song is a humorous story about a yuppie from Copenhagen who is inconveniently confronted with his represses his past. This film from Kragh-Jacobsen is the third ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Søren Kragh-Jacobsen
CAST:  Anders W. Berthelsen  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Jesper Asholt  •  Sofie Gråbøl

Rosa Morena (2011) RT Audience 50%

Thomas, a Danish gay man, is unable to adopt in his home country. He visits a friend in Brazil to explore the possibility of bringing home a child. Eventually he meets Maria, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Carlos Augusto de Oliveira
CAST:  Anders W. Berthelsen  •  Iben Hjejle  •  David Dencik

The Good Cop (2004)

A crew of young, small-time crooks screws up. Ripping off a shipping container of Chinese silk for a Rasta gang, they also come away with two and a half kilos of heroin ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lasse Spang Olsen
CAST:  Kim Bodnia  •  René Dif  •  Nicolas Bro  •  Robert Hansen

Eskil & Trinidad (2013)

Eskil moves from town to town with his father in Northern Sweden. He misses his mother and sucks at playing hockey, the main activity among the boys his age. Things changes ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  Stephan Apelgren
CAST:  Linus Oscarsson  •  Ann Petrén  •  Torkel Petersson  •  Iben Hjejle

The Bouncer (2003)

Based on a true story the film tells the story of Svend who fights to save his elderly parents' marriage even though it has made his life almost unbearable. When he meets ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jesper W. Nielsen
CAST:  Nikolaj Coster-Waldau  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Per Oscarsson  •  Rita Angela

Han, hun og Strindberg (2006)

Peter, a theatre director, hates being out of work so much it's affecting his relationship with his girlfriend Marie, an actress. As a remedy, she suggests they stage a play ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Linda Wendel
CAST:  Trine Appel  •  Kenneth Carmohn  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Lisbet Lundquist

Fuck Up (2012) RT Audience 27%

Jack is pleased with himself for the first time in years. He has decided to stop fucking anything with a pulse and also to cut back on his eager and enthusiastic drug use. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Øystein Karlsen
CAST:  Atle Antonsen  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Anders Baasmo Christiansen  •  Tuva Novotny

Skagerrak (2003) RT Audience 60%

Skagerrak is the story of being hit by happiness when you least expect it. In their late twenties and tired of partying their way around the world, Danish Marie and Irish ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Søren Kragh-Jacobsen
CAST:  Iben Hjejle  •  Bronagh Gallagher  •  Martin Henderson  •  Ewen Bremner




Stockholm East (2011) RT Audience 50%

Stockholm East is the love story between two strangers, bound together by a tragedy that has taken its toll on both their lives and relationships. When Johan and Anna meet at ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Simon Kaijser
CAST:  Mikael Persbrandt  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Henrik Norlén  •  Liv Mjönes

Klown (2010)

In order to prove his fatherhood potential to his pregnant girlfriend, Frank 'kidnaps' her 12-year-old nephew and tags along on his best friend Casper's debauched weekend ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Mikkel Nørgaard
CAST:  Casper Christensen  •  Frank Hvam  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Mia Lyhne

Portland (1996)

The basic story of a young criminal not quite living up to his won ideals of "not to give a damn" sidesteps out of his criminal career while dragging his younger brother into ...  (more)

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DIRECTION:  Niels Arden Oplev
CAST:  Anders W. Berthelsen  •  Michael Muller  •  Ulrich Thomsen  •  Iben Hjejle

The Collector (2004) RT 30% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Apr 2010

A romantic comedy set in the world of gambling, debt collecting and professional boxing. Laura is an unlucky gambler with a huge debt, she crosses paths with Claus, a former ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lasse Spang Olsen
CAST:  Iben Hjejle  •  Kim Bodnia  •  Allan Olsen  •  Casper Christensen

The Eclipse (2009) RT 75% / Audience 48%

DVD release: Jun 2010

Michael Farr (Hinds) is a widower living in a misty Irish seaside town who is struggling to adjust to his new role as the sole caretaker of his two children. Still reeling ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Conor McPherson
CAST:  Ciarán Hinds  •  Aidan Quinn  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Jim Norton

Journey to Saturn (2008)

A Danish crew of misfits travel to Saturn in search for natural resources. However, the planet is colonized by a ruthless army of Aliens that turn their eye on Earth and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Animation • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Kresten Vestbjerg Andersen  •  Thorbjørn Christoffersen
CAST:  Casper Christensen  •  Frank Hvam  •  Ali Kazim  •  Iben Hjejle

The Escape (2009)

Drawing from Olav Hergel's novel “The Refugee,” filmmaker Kathrine Windfeld contrasts the plight of a Danish journalist with that of an Afghan terrorist in this carefully ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Kathrine Windfeld
CAST:  Iben Hjejle  •  Lars Mikkelsen  •  Sonja Richter  •  Vibeke Hastrup

Chéri (2009)

A sumptuous dramatic comedy set in late 19th Century France, during the Belle Epoque, a period of social and cultural excess in European upper classes which ended only as the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stephen Frears
CAST:  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Kathy Bates  •  Rupert Friend  •  Felicity Jones

Defiance (2008) RT 57% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jun 2009

During World War II, four Jewish brothers escape their Nazi-occupied homeland of West Belarus in Poland and join the Soviet partisans to combat the Nazis. The brothers begin ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Edward Zwick
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Liev Schreiber  •  Jamie Bell  •  Mia Wasikowska