5.7/10
430
3 user 5 critic

Scratch (2003)

Bagland (original title)
A story of young love and early life choices.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (idea)
Reviews

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Video

3 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Life Hits (2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Christina is living in a suburb to Copenhagen. With her class mates Cecilie, Trine and Pernille, a tight-knit gang of girlfriends, she slacks her schoolwork, living mostly for the weekends ... See full summary »

Director: Christian E. Christiansen
Stars: Laura Christensen, Stephanie Leon, Julie R. Ølgaard
Northwest (2013)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

18-year-old Caspar wants to reach the top, no matter what. He carries out small-time break-ins for Jamal, before moving on to work for big player Björn. All goes well, until Jamal's gang ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Noer
Stars: Gustav Dyekjær Giese, Oscar Dyekjær Giese, Lene Maria Christensen
Anna Pihl (TV Series 2006)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A policewoman, who is doing her best at the job, but struggles to be there for her son.

Stars: Charlotte Munck, Paw Henriksen, Kurt Ravn
Nynne (2005)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The Danish Bridget Jones

Director: Jonas Elmer
Stars: Mille Dinesen, Lars Kaalund, Mette Agnete Horn
Scratch (2001)
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A feature-length documentary film about hip-hop DJing, otherwise known as turntablism. From the South Bronx in the 1970s to San Francisco now, the world's best scratchers, beat-diggers, ... See full summary »

Director: Doug Pray
Stars: Marc 7, Afra, Carlos Aguilar
On the Edge (2014)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Two hard-living best friends and aficionados of illegal racing contests find their bond tested when one of them goes to trial for vehicular homicide.

Director: Christian E. Christiansen
Stars: Cyron Melville, Jakob Oftebro, Danica Curcic
Midsummer (2003)
Drama | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

It's the last day of school. Christian (19) and his younger sister Sofie are on their way to a party together with their friends. They've got to finish studying for their finals, take the ... See full summary »

Director: Carsten Myllerup
Stars: Kristian Leth, Laura Christensen, Tuva Novotny
Accused (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

On the surface Henrik and Nina Christofferson are an ordinary family living happily. But they have a problem. Their daughter, Stine, a difficult 14 year old, has a habit of telling lies in ... See full summary »

Director: Jacob Thuesen
Stars: Troels Lyby, Sofie Gråbøl, Paw Henriksen
This Life (2012)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The true story of the Fiil's a family of innkeepers who during Nazi-Germany's occupation of Denmark took up arms against the German occupiers. But in the fight for freedom, some must die so that others may live.

Director: Anne-Grethe Bjarup Riis
Stars: Jens Jørn Spottag, Bodil Jørgensen, Thomas Ernst
Triple Dare (2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Three teenage girls create their own rite of passage into adulthood, forcing one another to face sexual challenges and cross many boundaries.

Director: Christina Rosendahl
Stars: Emma Leth, Cathrine Bjørn, Amalie Lindegård
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A group of school-mates form a resistance group in nazi-occupied Denmark.

Director: Søren Kragh-Jacobsen
Stars: Tomas Villum Jensen, Morten Buch Jørgensen, Nikolaj Lie Kaas
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Anja is a beautiful and very well proportioned high school senior ... and still a virgin. She insists that she wants her first time to be with a guy, who knows what it's about. Her rich (... See full summary »

Director: Tomas Villum Jensen
Stars: Robert Hansen, Sofie Lassen-Kahlke, Sebastian Jessen
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Nicolas Dufour ...
Kenny
...
Sami
Sofie Helqvist ...
Anja
Marco Grimnitz ...
Thomas
...
Milles mor
Paw Henriksen ...
Dennis
Lars Ranthe ...
Claus
Julie Carlsen ...
Remee ...
Jamal (as Mikkel Remee Sigvardt)
Henrik Noël Olesen ...
John (as Henrik Noel Olesen)
Joel Hyrland ...
Jojo - Bandmedlem
David Boyd ...
Dee - Bandmedlem
Søren Lenander ...
Lagermand 1
Omar Shargawi ...
Lagermand 2
Edit

Storyline

After an argument with her alcoholic mother, the teenager Mille Laursen moves to the room of her boyfriend Kenny in a hostel where she befriends the rapper Sami. Mille works in a bakery with Anja, who also lives in the same hostel, and Kenny is a punk that spends the day plying video game, drinking beer and selling drugs. Soon Mille and Kenny move to an apartment and Mille wants to buy new furniture, but the couple does not have credit to buy it at the store. Meanwhile Kenny becomes more aggressive and Mille gets closer to Sami that invites her to go to the studio for the rehearsal with his band. They have a love affair while Kenny seeks out the dangerous John to deal furniture with him to please Mille. Now Mille is involved in a triangle of love and she realizes that she needs to make a choice between her two lovers. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

25 December 2003 (Denmark)  »

Also Known As:

Det är mitt liv  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in Bag om Bagland (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Walk With Me
Lyrics by Pernille Rosendahl (as Rosendahl)/Garner
Music by Pernille Rosendahl (as Rosendahl)/Jonas Struck (as Struck)
Performed by Swan Lee
© 2001 Gogo Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
(Bad) Choices in Love
9 October 2015 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

After an argument with her alcoholic mother (Sarah Boberg), the teenager Mille Laursen (Stephanie Leon) moves to the room of her boyfriend Kenny (Nicolas Dufour) in a hostel where she befriends the rapper Sami (Christopher Læssø). Mille works in a bakery with Anja (Sofie Helqvist), who also lives in the same hostel, and Kenny is a punk that spends the day plying video game, drinking beer and selling drugs. Soon Mille and Kenny move to an apartment and Mille wants to buy new furniture, but the couple does not have credit to buy it at the store. Meanwhile Kenny becomes more aggressive and Mille gets closer to Sami that invites her to go to the studio for the rehearsal with his band. They have a love affair while Kenny seeks out the dangerous John (Henrik Noel Olesen) to deal furniture with him to please Mille. Now Mille is involved in a triangle of love and she realizes that she needs to make a choice between her two lovers.

"Bagland" is a film about coming of age of a teenager and (bad) choices in love. The beginning is abrupt with poor development of the characters and situation, but a long the story, the viewer knows Mille, her mother, her lovers Kenny and Sami and her girlfriend Anja. The conclusion is the best moment of the film, showing that Mille has grown-up and free from Kenny and Sami. The camera work is not good, with closes like in a soap- opera. The gorgeous Stephanie Leon steals the show with a great performance. My vote is six.

Title (Brazil): Not available on Blu-Ray or DVD


5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Scratch (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?