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In a Better World 2010

  • Susanne Bier
  • April 1, 2011
  • 119 mins
  • English
  • Drama
When We Are Pushed To The Edge We Discover The Line Between Justice And Revenge
The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. But loneliness, frailty and sorrow lie in wait.


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Good movie and amazing performances.

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Very powerful and moving film. Essentially three stories which all connect through the relationships between the characters, there is a strong theme of how people deal with feelings of helplessness and anger that build up as a result of aggression or loss. From bullying to the loss of a parent, to working in a refugee camp in Africa, the characters are so well developed and believable that it is easy to understand the choices they make. Especially impressive are the two boys who the bulk of the film follows. One of the best films of 2011.

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