Search results for "Lars von Trier"


Antichrist (2009) RT 50% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Mar 2010

A grieving couple retreats to their cabin 'Eden' in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Willem Dafoe  •  Charlotte Gainsbourg  •  Storm Acheche Sahlstrøm

Nymphomaniac: Volume II (2013) RT 60% / Audience 55%

The continuation of Joe's sexually dictated life delves into the darker aspects of her adult life and what led to her being in Seligman's care.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Charlotte Gainsbourg  •  Shia LaBeouf  •  Willem Dafoe  •  Udo Kier

Nymphomaniac: Volume I (2013) RT 75% / Audience 69%

A man named Seligman finds a fainted wounded woman in an alley and he brings her home. She tells him that her name is Joe and that she is nymphomaniac. Joe tells her life and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Charlotte Gainsbourg  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Stacy Martin  •  Shia LaBeouf

Melancholia (2011) RT 79% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Mar 2012

Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Kirsten Dunst  •  Charlotte Gainsbourg  •  Kiefer Sutherland  •  Charlotte Rampling

Dimension 1991-2024 (2010)

Dimension is a short film written and directed by Lars von Trier, released in 2010. The film was shot in three-minute segments over several years. The original intention was ...  (more)

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To Each His Own Cinema (2007)

A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors about their feeling about cinema.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Lynch  •  Joel Coen  •  Ethan Coen  •  Wong Kar-Wai  •  Lars von Trier  •  Roman Polanski  •  Andrei Konchalovsky  •  Bille August  •  Tsai Ming-liang  •  Alejandro González Iñárritu  •  Manoel de Oliveira  •  David Cronenberg  •  Ken Loach  •  Jane Campion  •  Atom Egoyan  •  Amos Gitai  •  Gus Van Sant  •  Nanni Moretti  •  Aki Kaurismäki  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Wim Wenders  •  Olivier Assayas  •  Takeshi Kitano  •  Chen Kaige  •  Elia Suleiman  •  Walter Salles  •  Raymond Depardon  •  Raoul Ruiz  •  Abbas Kiarostami  •  Zhang Yimou  •  Hou Hsiao-hsien  •  Claude Lelouch  •  Jean-Pierre Dardenne  •  Luc Dardenne  •  Youssef Chahine  •  Michael Cimino
CAST:  Isabelle Adjani  •  Pegah Ahangarani  •  Anouk Aimée  •  Leonid Alexeenko

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

Manderlay (2005) RT 50% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Aug 2006

In 1933, after leaving Dogville, Grace Margaret Mulligan sees a slave being punished at a cotton farm called Manderlay. Officially slavery is illegal and Grace stands up ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Bryce Dallas Howard  •  Isaach De Bankolé  •  Willem Dafoe  •  Danny Glover

The Five Obstructions (2003) RT 88% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Oct 2004

About a filmmaker not only revisiting, but also recreating (not in a conventional sense) one of his first films, The Perfect Human / Det perfekte menneske (1967)  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier  •  Jørgen Leth
CAST:  Claus Nissen  •  Lars von Trier  •  Majken Algren Nielsen  •  Jacqueline Arenal

Dogville (2003) RT 70% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Aug 2004

A barren soundstage is stylishly utilized to create a minimalist small-town setting in which a mysterious woman named Grace hides from the criminals who pursue her. The town ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Nicole Kidman  •  Harriet Andersson  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Jean-Marc Barr




Menthe - la bienheureuse (1979)

Short based on the Histoire d'O.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Inger Hvidtfeldt  •  Annette Linnet  •  Carl-Henrik Trier  •  Lars von Trier

Dancer in the Dark (2000) RT 68% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Selma, a Czech immigrant on the verge of blindness, struggles to make ends meet for herself and her son, who has inherited the same genetic disorder and will suffer the same ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Björk  •  Catherine Deneuve  •  David Morse  •  Peter Stormare

The Idiots (1998)

With his first Dogma-95 film director Lars von Trier opens up a completely new film platform. With a mix of home-video and documentary styles the film tells the story of a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Bodil Jørgensen  •  Jens Albinus  •  Anne Louise Hassing  •  Troels Lyby

The Kingdom II (1997)

The series is set in the neurosurgical ward of Copenhagen's Rigshospitalet, the city and country's main hospital, nicknamed "Riget". "Riget" means "the realm" or "the kingdom" ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Udo Kier  •  Ernst-Hugo Järegård

Breaking the Waves (1996) RT 86% / Audience 91%

DVD release: Jul 2005

In a small and conservative Scottish village, a woman's paralytic husband convinces her to have extramarital intercourse so she can tell him about it and give him a reason for ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Emily Watson  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Katrin Cartlidge  •  Jean-Marc Barr

The Kingdom (1994) RT 51% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Dec 2007

The first part of a Danish miniseries that has been edited into two massive films, "Riget" is set in the neurosurgical ward of Copenhagen's Rigshospitalet, the city and ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Udo Kier  •  Ernst-Hugo Järegård  •  Laura Christensen  •  Baard Owe

Europa (1991)

An American, Leopold Kessler (Jean-Marc Barr) goes to post-war Germany in 1945 to work as a railroad conductor for the Zentropa Rail Line instead of going into the Army ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Jean-Marc Barr  •  Barbara Sukowa  •  Udo Kier  •  Ernst-Hugo Järegård

Medea (1988) RT 86% / Audience 76%

DVD release: May 2003

It is an adaptation of the Greek tragedy Medea from Euripides, a version where the Gods willing and intervations are absent. Medea is the tragic character that after helping ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Udo Kier  •  Kirsten Olesen  •  Henning Jensen  •  Solbjørg Højfeldt

Epidemic (1987)

The second of Trier's films known collectively as the Europa trilogy. The other two films in the trilogy are The Element of Crime (1984) and Europa (1991). Co-written by Niels ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Horror
DIRECTION:  Lars von Trier
CAST:  Lars von Trier  •  Niels Vørsel