A tragic story about Anna who dreams of one thing only: making it as an actress. She moves from Sweden to Copenhagen to pursue her dream. But fate has something else in store for her. ... See full summary »
It's ten years after the kidnapping of Martin Bristol. Taken from a backyard swing at his home at the age of six, he is forced to witness unspeakable crimes of a deranged madman. For years, Martin's whereabouts have remained a mystery...until now.
R. Brandon Johnson,
Henrik is seventeen and dreaming of becoming a professional soccer player. He lives with his parents and two younger siblings. When his mother dies it shakes the family's life. Henrik is the one who has to keep the family together.
After escaping an abusive husband Anna and her 8 year old son move to a secret location in a giant apartment building. Terrified that her ex-husband will find them she buys a baby monitor to keep in her son's room at all times. But strange noises echo in the baby monitor from elsewhere in the building. As she witnesses the sounds of what she believes is another child being murdered she fears it is her own. Reliving the nightmare she recently escaped Anna will need to figure out what's real and what isn't before she loses her sanity and her child. Written by
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Babycall is a sparse psychological mystery / thriller by writer /
director Pal Sletaune, centred on a convincing and naturalistic
performance by Noomi Rapace, with excellent support from Kristopher
Joner as her character's awkward admirer and Vetle Qvenild Werring as
her son Anders. As a claustrophobic mood piece, it is effective, and
Rapace gives an accomplished performance, as should be expected by
those who know her work. Events are bleak and the central character is
troubled, and it is not a comfortable watch, but ultimately likely to
be somewhat satisfying for fans of the genre, if perhaps only for the
central performances, since horror is not a word that sits well in its
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