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Dark Horse (2005)

Voksne mennesker (original title)
Unrated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 13 May 2005 (Denmark)
A young man spurs romance and helps his friend and himself go through times and struggles of their ordinary life in Denmark.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Bodil Jørgensen ...
Herluf C
Kristian Halken ...
Allan Simonsen
Søvnforsker Arne
Michelle Bjørn-Andersen ...
Dommerens kone
Pauli Ryberg ...
Skule Malmquist
Mikael Bertelsen ...
Asta Esper Hagen Andersen ...
Mormor Lovisa (as Asta Esper Andersen)
Vera Gebuhr ...
Dame i bagerbutik
Graffitikunde (as Peder Pedersen)


A young man spurs romance and helps his friend and himself go through times and struggles of their ordinary life in Denmark.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance


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Release Date:

13 May 2005 (Denmark)  »

Also Known As:

Dark Horse  »

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€1,850,000 (estimated)

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1.85 : 1
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There is only one shot of color in the whole film that lasts less than five seconds. See more »

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Borders Of Absurdity
9 January 2006 | by (Turkey) – See all my reviews

This movie is first icelandic movie I have seen. Before I entered the cinema, I had no idea what the film was about. When I exit,my feelings were so complicated that I can't find the right word. This film is fully equipped with tiny details,which makes it deeper for focused viewers.Sometimes it gets out of the borders of absurdity,you find yourself laughing unconsciously. Sometimes you feel yourself so desperate,melancholic that you freeze in your seat,not knowing what to do.To tell the truth,this is what makes a movie see-able. Techniques used in the movie are seen before but director added some new details from himself. Repetition of some scenes is like emphasizing the importance of them just like in poetry or prose. Coloured scene is great. Turning point of the movie.

really liked this movie and looking forward to see it again.

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