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

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

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)

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

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)

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

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)

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

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

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

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

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

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 Boss of It All (2006)

An IT company hires an actor to serve as the company's president in order to help the business get sold to a cranky Icelander.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Jens Albinus  •  Peter Gantzler  •  Benedikt Erlingsson  •  Henrik Prip

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

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 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

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

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

Old Men in New Cars (2002) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Oct 2005

The last wish of the dying "Monk" is for his foster child, Harald, to find his real son, Ludvig. But the latter is currently in a Swedish prison cell...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lasse Spang Olsen
CAST:  Kim Bodnia  •  Nikolaj Lie Kaas  •  Brian Patterson  •  Torkel Petersson

The Emperor's New Clothes (2001) RT 73% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Aug 2002

Napoleon, exiled, devises a plan to retake the throne. He'll swap places with commoner Eugene Lenormand, sneak into Paris, then Lenormand will reveal himself and Napoleon will ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Family • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alan Taylor
CAST:  Ian Holm  •  Iben Hjejle  •  Tim McInnerny  •  Nigel Terry

Flickering Lights (2000) RT 70% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Mar 2003

Four small gangsters from Copenhagen trick a gangster boss: they take over 4,000,000 kroner which they were supposed to bring him. Trying to escape to Barcelona they are ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Anders Thomas Jensen
CAST:  Søren Pilmark  •  Ulrich Thomsen  •  Mads Mikkelsen  •  Nikolaj Lie Kaas