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Sons (2006)
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Trouble starts when Lars, a 25-year-old with few prospects for the future, discovers that an older man is fooling around with the teenage boys in his suburb. A terrible rage is triggered in... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Nils Jørgen Kaalstad ...
Lars
Mikkel Bratt Silset ...
Tim
Edward Schultheiss ...
Jørgen
Henrik Mestad ...
Hans
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Norunn
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Anna Bache-Wiig ...
Heidi
Ronnie Baraldsnes ...
Nyhetsanker
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Dame i svømmehallen
Terje Brevik ...
Prostitute's client
Fredrik Stenberg Ditlev-Simonsen ...
Victim
Marika Enstad ...
Anja
Henrik Fjelldal ...
Roar
Ane Hoel ...
Studio expert
Lars Erik Holter ...
Man in Asker
Jeppe Beck Laursen ...
Prostitute's client (as Jeppe Laursen)
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Trouble starts when Lars, a 25-year-old with few prospects for the future, discovers that an older man is fooling around with the teenage boys in his suburb. A terrible rage is triggered in Lars, and he embarks on a crusade to stop the abuser. But it soon spins out of control, and Lars' actions end up endangering those he set out to protect. Written by Anonymous

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Another Scandinavian Gem
8 June 2011 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Really good film I caught late one night on SBS television in Australia. Was flicking around and randomly saw this was about to start. Having just watched 'Let the Right One In' I thought I'd give another Scandinavian film a shot. So glad I did.

A genuine thriller that deals with some pretty unsavoury themes. The lead actor gives a great performance, as do the neighbour and his best friend Jørgen.

Also thought the final few shots of the film were fantastic. Great filmmaking. No words, but they told so much. Definitely give this one a try!


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