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The Celebration More at IMDbPro »Festen (original title)

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1.

Vinterberg achieves brilliant storytelling using Dogme 95

10/10
Author: Devrim (dyavuz@po-box.mcgill.ca) on 10 March 1999
2.

A highly creative piece of film-making

10/10
Author: Grann-Bach (Grann-Bach@jubii.dk) on 10 July 2005
3.

This family would need a lot of help just to be dysfunctional.

10/10
Author: Dr. Don-2 on 26 May 1999
4.

If you haven't seen this... go right now!

10/10
Author: headfulofghosts126 on 22 August 2002
5.

God bless the Dogme 95!

10/10
Author: Artêmis on 7 May 2000
6.

Fall into it.

10/10
Author: rallero on 8 February 2003
7.

Provocative dialogue ensures rapt attention

8/10
Author: raymond-15 on 20 March 2003
8.

There's Something Rotten in the State of Denmark...

Author: Benedict_Cumberbatch on 26 July 2006
9.

A knockout!

10/10
Author: teichinri on 12 May 2006
10.

10 out of 10

10/10
Author: neardarkX on 5 March 2003
11.

A different kind of film

9/10
Author: rbverhoef (rbverhoef@hotmail.com) on 11 February 2005
12.

A barbecue for Danish family values

7/10
Author: Philby-3 on 11 December 1999
13.

...and I thought my family reunions were rough.

7/10
Author: MHforNF on 5 March 2010
14.

A powerful and effectively well made film

8/10
Author: Afracious on 1 April 2000
15.

Emotional roller coaster

10/10
Author: K_A on 13 April 2013
16.

The changing power of truth

9/10
Author: Patryk Czekaj on 29 November 2012
17.

What a great movie!

9/10
Author: Michael Junker on 29 July 2008
18.

wow

9/10
Author: Marty-G on 24 August 1999
19.

Exceptional

10/10
Author: steppeck on 23 March 2010
20.

Devastating indictment of the human condition

10/10
Author: clare-karu on 20 March 2012
21.

Punch in the guts cinema

9/10
Author: rven3 on 27 February 2012
22.

An absolutley fascinating film.

Author: lacrimosa_de_magpyr (lacrimosa_de_magpyr@hotmail.com) on 11 January 2000
23.

Beware...

10/10
Author: anonymous on 16 March 1999
24.

Secrets and lies in Vinterberg's Festen

7/10
Author: klenke-677-363172 on 4 March 2010
25.

Hard-Hitting Combination of Broad Comedy and Harrowing Melodrama

10/10
Author: jzappa on 7 September 2009
26.

A continually gripping drama about families and their secrets and a masterpiece of 90's film

Author: Graham Greene on 3 April 2008
27.

Harrowing film that speaks volumes about family relationships

10/10
Author: John Parkinson (wiggle-2) on 5 December 2000
28.

Amazing film,one of the best screenplays of the last few years

9/10
Author: tasosk3 (tasosk3@hotmail.com) on 7 March 2000
29.

Terrific film that deserves to be seen

10/10
Author: Argemaluco on 2 August 2006
30.

Superb- this situation is the perfect character foil for so many hilarious situations.

9/10
Author: dilbertsuperman on 11 June 2006
31.

Vows of Chastity: Alternatives to Hollywood

1/10
Author: cabaret_emcee on 17 September 2002
32.

Get set for a ride

10/10
Author: manoj0011989 on 14 August 2013
33.

Intense and engrossing drama

9/10
Author: blkmgcbhl on 16 June 2013
34.

Dogme Done Right

Author: TheFamilyBerzurcher on 7 March 2012
35.

Why this film is important

9/10
Author: lewistopley on 26 December 2011
36.

Absolutely harrowing family drama which packs more punch than just about any recent Hollywood product

9/10
Author: TheMarquisDeSuave on 27 June 2008
37.

Excellent tale of a family haunted by its past

8/10
Author: vovazhd on 18 October 2007
38.

Orchestrated family drama - in which you, the viewer, take part

8/10
Author: Keith F. Hatcher on 24 September 2005
39.

Really great characters

10/10
Author: guust on 11 April 2003
40.

Still digesting the emotional pull, hours after....

8/10
Author: Philby-2 on 4 February 2000
41.

Great film!

10/10
Author: Rune Hansen on 13 January 2000
42.

A story of lifes dark secrets envolving a families past.

10/10
Author: bkbraindead on 8 June 2008
43.

A Masterpiece

9/10
Author: pmaks86 on 8 June 2006
44.

Perfectly disturbing

10/10
Author: Geoff Baker (gabaker@earthlink.net) on 12 November 1999
45.

The best movie of the 90s

10/10
Author: LukeS on 7 September 1999
46.

So simple but so powerful

9/10
Author: natdwilson on 3 June 2014
47.

Creative Genius

10/10
Author: azuresky-949-282748 on 15 March 2014
48.

Love It!

9/10
Author: Megan Hutchins on 27 February 2014
49.

A Short Note on Camera-Work

10/10
Author: MrDude_o_o on 7 February 2014
50.

Riveting

9/10
Author: sethcarter2222 on 3 January 2014

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