Search results for "Baltasar Kormákur"

2 Guns (2013) RT 64% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Nov 2013

A DEA agent and an undercover Naval Intelligence officer who have been tasked with investigating one another find they have been set up by the mob -- the very organization the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Paula Patton  •  Bill Paxton

A Little Trip to Heaven (2005) RT 33% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Mar 2007

Insurance investigator Abraham Holt travels to a tiny town in rural Minnesota to look into a particularly unusual insurance claim stemming from a horrific car accident. As ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Forest Whitaker  •  Julia Stiles  •  Peter Coyote  •  Jeremy Renner

The Sea (2002) RT 53% / Audience 43%

Wealthy, aging patriarch Thordur assembles his scattered heirs in his remote Icelandic fishing village to discuss the future of the family fishery. But bringing everyone ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Gunnar Eyjólfsson  •  Hilmir Snær Guðnason  •  Hélène de Fougerolles  •  Kristbjörg Kjeld

101 Reykjavík (2000)

Thirty-year-old Hlynur still lives with his mother and spends his days drinking, watching porn and surfing the net while living off unemployment checks. A girl is interested ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Victoria Abril  •  Hilmir Snær Guðnason  •  Hanna María Karlsdóttir  •  Þrúður Vilhjálmsdóttir

Everest (2015) RT 73% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jan 2016

Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, "Everest" documents the awe-inspiring journey of two ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Jason Clarke  •  Josh Brolin  •  John Hawkes  •  Jake Gyllenhaal

The Deep (2012)

Based on an astonishing true incident that took place on the frigid seas off Iceland in 1984, The Deep fashions a modern-day everyman myth about the sole survivor of a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Ólafur Darri Ólafsson  •  Jóhann G. Jóhannsson  •  Þorbjörg Helga Þorgilsdóttir  •  Theodór Júlíusson

Contraband (2012)

When his brother-in-law runs afoul of a drug lord, family man Chris Farraday turns to a skill he abandoned long ago – smuggling – to repay the debt. But the job goes wrong, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Mark Wahlberg  •  Kate Beckinsale  •  Ben Foster  •  Giovanni Ribisi

Inhale (2010) RT 38% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Jan 2011

A couple goes to dangerous lengths to find a lung donor for their daughter.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Rosanna Arquette  •  Diane Kruger  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Sam Shepard

White Night Wedding (2008)

Jon, a middle-aged professor is going to get married tomorrow, for the second time, to one of his ex-students half his age. But it's not all roses. First, there's his cranky ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Hilmir Snær Guðnason  •  Margrét Vilhjálmsdóttir  •  Laufey Elíasdóttir  •  Þröstur Leó Gunnarsson

The Oath (2016)

When his daughter's criminal boyfriend becomes an increasing threat to the family, a father must take action to protect them.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Baltasar Kormákur  •  Hera Hilmar  •  Gísli Örn Garðarsson  •  Margrét Bjarnadóttir

Adrift (2018)

A true story of survival, as a young couple's chance encounter leads them first to love, and then on the adventure of a lifetime as they face one of the most catastrophic ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Baltasar Kormákur
CAST:  Shailene Woodley  •  Sam Claflin  •  Jeffrey Thomas  •  Elizabeth Hawthorne

Angels of the Universe (2000)

The story of an Icelandic man and his slow descent into madness. Along his journey he meets Dagný, the initial cause of his breakdown. Other people he meets in the asylum have ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Friðrik Þór Friðriksson
CAST:  Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson  •  Baltasar Kormákur  •  Björn Jörundur Friðbjörnsson  •  Hilmir Snær Guðnason

Me and Morrison (2001)

A bittersweet tale of a love affair between two people whose lives seem to have lost all direction. The female lead, Milla, is drifting aimlessly through life until she meets ...  (more)

GENRES: Romance
DIRECTION:  Lenka Hellstedt
CAST:  Irina Björklund  •  Samuli Edelmann  •  Roope Karisto  •  Eva Röse

Agnes (1995)

In a barren land ruled by oppression and ignorance, a spirited woman driven by hope of a better life must fight against the odds. Agnes is a servant in the house of the county ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Egill Eðvarðsson
CAST:  Maria Ellingsen  •  Baltasar Kormákur  •  Egill Ólafsson  •  Hanna María Karlsdóttir

Stormy Weather (2003) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Mar 2006

The psychiatry department of a young doctor Cora has just admitted a young lady who refuses to speak and whose identity remains unknown. Cora becomes fond of her patient and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sólveig Anspach
CAST:  Élodie Bouchez  •  Didda Jónsdóttir  •  Baltasar Kormákur

Reykjavík-Rotterdam (2008)

A former sailor who has served prison sentences for alcohol smuggling fights to keep his family afloat. He is offered pay for a last tour of cargo between Reykjavik and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Óskar Jónasson
CAST:  Baltasar Kormákur  •  Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson  •  Lilja Nótt Þórarinsdóttir  •  Þröstur Leó Gunnarsson

Devil's Island (1996) RT Audience 100%

DVD release: Jul 2000

The story of families living in barracks, left by the US Army in Reykjavik at the conclusion of World War II.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Friðrik Þór Friðriksson
CAST:  Gísli Halldórsson  •  Baltasar Kormákur  •  Pálína Jónsdóttir  •  Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson

No Such Thing (2001) RT 29% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Tells the story of Beatrice (Sarah Polley), a tabloid journalist whose fiancé is killed by a monster in Iceland. She ends up falling in love with the monster in the end. The ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Hal Hartley
CAST:  Sarah Polley  •  Robert John Burke  •  Margrét Ákadóttir  •  Helen Mirren