Search results for "Michael Nyqvist"

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009) RT 86% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jul 2010

Swedish thriller based on Stieg Larsson's novel about a male journalist and a young female hacker. In the opening of the movie, Mikael Blomkvist, a middle-aged publisher for ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Niels Arden Oplev
CAST:  Michael Nyqvist  •  Noomi Rapace  •  Lena Endre  •  Sven-Bertil Taube

The Girl Who Played with Fire (2009)

Mikael Blomkvist, publisher of Millennium magazine, has made his living exposing the crooked and corrupt practices of establishment Swedish figures. So when a young journalist ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Daniel Alfredson
CAST:  Michael Nyqvist  •  Noomi Rapace  •  Lena Endre  •  Peter Andersson

Europa Report (2013) RT 80% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Oct 2013

A crew of international astronauts are sent on a private mission to Jupiter's fourth moon.  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Sebastián Cordero
CAST:  Sharlto Copley  •  Daniel Wu  •  Michael Nyqvist  •  Christian Camargo

Mother of Mine (2005) RT Audience 95%

DVD release: Dec 2006

1943: Nine-year-old Eero whose father is killed during the war is brought to Sweden to foster parents to his protection like thousands of other Finnish children. Eero feels ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Klaus Härö
CAST:  Topi Majaniemi  •  Marjaana Maijala  •  Maria Lundqvist  •  Michael Nyqvist

As It Is in Heaven (2004) RT 83% / Audience 83%

A musical romantic tragedy about a famous composer who moves back to his small hometown after having had heart troubles. His search for a simple everyday life leads him into ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Kay Pollak
CAST:  Michael Nyqvist  •  Frida Hallgren  •  Helen Sjöholm  •  Lennart Jähkel

Making Babies (2001)

Johan and Anna-Karin have been a couple for years but despite many attempts, Anna-Karin doesn't get pregnant. A visit to a fertility clinic shows why: Johan's sperm quality is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Daniel Lind Lagerlöf
CAST:  Jonas Karlsson  •  Johanna Sällström  •  Michael Nyqvist  •  Shanti Roney

Together (2000) RT 90% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Elisabeth leaves her abusive and drunken husband Rolf, and goes to live with her brother, Göran. The year is 1975 and Göran lives in a commune called Together. Living in this ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Lukas Moodysson
CAST:  Lisa Lindgren  •  Michael Nyqvist  •  Emma Samuelsson  •  Sam Kessel

London Voodoo (2004) RT Audience 27%

DVD release: May 2005

When ambitious analyst Lincoln Mathers (played by Doug Cockle) relocates his family from New York to London, his wife Sarah (Sara Stewart) discovers a new disturbing power and ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Pratten
CAST:  Doug Cockle  •  Sara Stewart  •  Michael Nyqvist  •  Trisha Mortimer

Bang Bang Orangutang (2005) RT Audience 26%

An overworked and stressed out man in the middle of his career causes the worst tragedy that can happen to a family...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Simon Staho
CAST:  Mikael Persbrandt  •  Lena Olin  •  Tuva Novotny  •  Michael Nyqvist

Details (2003)

Emma, a young author, goes to see Erik, the publishing editor whom she's sent her debut novel. Their meeting leads to a love affair. The middle-aged Erik leaves his wife. What ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kristian Petri
CAST:  Rebecka Hemse  •  Michael Nyqvist  •  Jonas Karlsson  •  Pernilla August

Kennedys Hirn (2010)

A young Swedish freelance investigative journalist dies under mysterious circumstances in South Africa, and his mother sets off in a relentless pursuit of the truth behind his ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
CAST:  Iris Berben  •  Heino Ferch  •  Michael Nyqvist  •  Christophe Malavoy

Among Us (2010)

DVD release: Jul 2004

An accident overthrows Ernst and Cecilia's well-ordered life. Chance rules in Ernst's rational world while Cecilia is searching for a deeper meaning in what has happened. As ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Johan Brisinger
CAST:  Izabella Scorupco  •  Tchéky Karyo  •  Donald Sumpter  •  Jacob Ericksson

Suddenly (2006) RT Audience 66%

The mother and the younger son in a happy family dies in a car-accident. The father and the teenage-son Jonas survives the accident. Now they have to move on with their lives ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Johan Brisinger
CAST:  Michael Nyqvist  •  Catherine Hansson  •  Philip Zandén  •  Moa Gammel

The Woman That Dreamed About a Man (2010)

A famous Danish artist and fashion photographer who leads an eventful life and is always travelling, meets a man who immediately awakens strong feelings in her. This ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
CAST:  Michael Nyqvist  •  Sonja Richter  •  Marcin Dorociński  •  Alberte Blichfeldt

The Girl from Nagasaki (2013) RT Audience 100%

'The Girl from Nagasaki' is a 3D feature film production of the classic Puccini Opera 'Madam Butterfly,' directed by world renown photographer Michel Comte. It's a modern day ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michel Comte
CAST:  Mariko Miyamitsu  •  Edoardo Ponti  •  Christopher Lee  •  Michael Wincott

John Wick (2014) RT 85% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 2015

Ex-hitman John Wick comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Leitch  •  Chad Stahelski
CAST:  Keanu Reeves  •  Michael Nyqvist  •  Adrianne Palicki  •  Bridget Regan

The Girl in the Book (2015) RT 91% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Feb 2016

The story of a young writer's transformation when her past invades her present.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marya Cohn
CAST:  Emily VanCamp  •  Michael Nyqvist  •  Ana Mulvoy Ten  •  Talia Balsam

Days and Nights (2014) RT Audience 39%

DVD release: Jan 2015

Reckless desire wreaks havoc over Memorial Day weekend as a family confronts the volatile and fragile nature of love. A modern retelling of Anton Chekhov's "The Seagull", set ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christian Camargo
CAST:  Katie Holmes  •  Ben Whishaw  •  Allison Janney  •  Jean Reno

På sista versen (1999)

The documentary director KG Forsberg makes a film about his dying father.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Tomas Alfredson
CAST:  Johan Rheborg  •  Robert Gustafsson  •  Henrik Schyffert  •  Per Ragnar

ABBA: Our Last Video Ever (2004)

ABBA - THE LAST VIDEO is the film about four hopeful musicians in search of a record contract. They pay a visit to the Big Record Company Boss and his oily assistant, ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Carl Åstrand
CAST:  Rik Mayall  •  Robert Gustafsson  •  Sissela Kyle  •  Agnetha Fältskog