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R (2010)

 -  Drama  -  17 June 2011 (USA)
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The R of the title stands for the young protagonist, Rune, fearlessly played by Pilou Asbæk. Imprisoned for violent assault, he's a cocky, good-looking young man placed in the hardcore ward... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Rune
Dulfi Al-Jabouri ...
Rashid
Roland Møller ...
Mureren
Jacob Gredsted ...
Carsten
Omar Shargawi ...
Bazhir
Kim Winther ...
Fængselsbetjent Kim
Jorg Beutnagel ...
Fængselsbetjent Bjørn
Lars Jensen ...
Ladby
Johnny Nielsen ...
Køkkenchef
Claus Saric Pedersen ...
Mini
Sune Nørgaard ...
Sune
Claus Poulsen ...
Claus
Helmuth Kristensen ...
Helmuth
Ali Nehzed ...
Ali
Søren Thomsen ...
4. vest
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The R of the title stands for the young protagonist, Rune, fearlessly played by Pilou Asbæk. Imprisoned for violent assault, he's a cocky, good-looking young man placed in the hardcore ward, where his survival depends on quickly learning the prison's parallel world of rules, honor, and obligations. R also stands for Rachid, a young Muslim prisoner who becomes Rune's friend and accomplice, defying the rigid racial stratifications among the inmates. Written by Los Angeles Film Festival

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DKK 4,755,000 (estimated)
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(Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente)

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worst prison movie ever
26 February 2011 | by (Denmark) – See all my reviews

Worst movie, i have seen in a long time.

This film about Horsens Stateprison seems unimportant and the problems the film displays are shallow. The plot is boring and seen before. But worst of all the film leaves you with one question! and that is: have I just wasted 1 hour and 35 minuts of my life on nothing.

It seems like the only thing a movie needs to get good reviews these days, is for the film to end badly, its almost like nobody likes happy endings these days, with that said these movie doesn't even leave you with a higher meaning, there is no need to analyse its just a plain boring movie about absolute nothing else but to tell how hard it is to be in prison. YAWN!!!


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