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7 October 2011 (Norway) See more »
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After a baby monitor picks up another channel, Anna begins reliving the nightmare she'd recently escaped. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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7 wins & 7 nominations See more »
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Not every call gets an answer See more (15 total) »

Cast

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Noomi Rapace ... Anna

Kristoffer Joner ... Helge
Vetle Qvenild Werring ... Anders
Stig R. Amdam ... Ole
Maria Bock ... Grete
Torkil Høeg ... Nabogutten (as Torkil Johannes Swensen Høeg)

Henrik Rafaelsen ... Mannlig doktor
Tom Hugo Nielsen ... Skoleinspektør
Mona Engh ... Sekretær
Eva Zeidler ... Helges mor
Kaia Varjord ... Politikvinne
Camilla Augusta Hallan ... Kvinnelig doktor
Haakon Gjerløw ... Butikkansatt 1
Frank Jørstad ... Butikkansatt 2
Bjørn Moan ... Nabomannen
Birgitte Nordby ... Nabokvinnen
Ursel Klepser ... Sykepleier 1
Nicole Spieler ... Sykepleier 2
Anette Bergman ... Sykepleier 3
Angelika Göhler ... Sykepleier 4
Alexander Burkhard ... Doktor 1
Henning Ranncher ... Doktor 2
Uwe Bacher ... Doktor 3

Anderz Eide ... Mann ved ulykke
Leif Sørensen ... Vaktmester
Bendik Ø. Johannesen ... Mann ved tjernet
Ole Bernt Lysne ... Lærer
Michael Foit ... Lærer
Andrine Sæther ... Kvinnestemme

Directed by
Pål Sletaune 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Pål Sletaune 

Produced by
Karl Baumgartner .... co-producer
Anna Croneman .... co-producer
Turid Øversveen .... producer
 
Original Music by
Fernando Velázquez 
 
Cinematography by
John Andreas Andersen 
 
Film Editing by
Jon Endre Mørk 
 
Production Design by
Roger Rosenberg 
 
Makeup Department
Anja Dahl .... key makeup artist
 
Production Management
Vigdis Roset .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Philip Hallre Sivertsen .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Daniela Füssel .... set dresser
Olivier Marcouiller .... scenic artist
 
Sound Department
Peter Albrechtsen .... sound re-recording mixer
Bent Erik Holm .... foley recordist
Bent Erik Holm .... sound effects editor
Peter Mendonca .... dolby sound consultant
Gaetano Musso .... sound re-recording mixer
Jacques Pedersen .... dialogue mixer
Tormod Ringnes .... supervising sound editor
Ketil Ronold .... boom operator
Espen Rønning .... dialogue editor
Christian Schaanning .... sound designer
Christian Schaanning .... supervising sound editor
Morten Solum .... sound engineer
Phillip Ta .... sound recordist
Erik S. Watland .... foley artist
Erik S. Watland .... sound effects editor
 
Special Effects by
Olve Askim .... matte painter
 
Visual Effects by
Olve Askim .... matte painter
Robert Brenner .... telecine operator
Raymond Gangstad .... film scanning
Kjetil Haugen .... online editor
 
Stunts
Pål Morten Hverven .... stunt coordinator
Kai Kolstad Rødseth .... assistant stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Eirik Holst Aagård .... focus puller
Martin Bourgund .... gaffer
Christiane Buchmann .... second assistant camera
Anders Eide .... key grip
J. Paul Fahle .... grip
Amund Lie .... underwater technician
Pål Ulvik Rokseth .... second assistant camera
Knut Westad .... grip
 
Casting Department
Andrea Eckerbom .... casting assistant
Tusse Lande .... casting: Sweden
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Michaela Hillbrand .... assistant costume designer
 
Editorial Department
Julien Alary .... colorist
Raymond Gangstad .... conform
Janus Billeskov Jansen .... editing consultant
Eivind Sandodden Kise .... assistant editor (as Eivind Kise)
Espen Skjørdal .... post-production coordinator
 
Music Department
Marc Blanes Matas .... score engineer
Marc Blanes Matas .... score mixer
Andy Brown .... contractor
Jessica Dannheisser .... additional orchestration, copyist
Jaime Gutiérrez Domínguez .... orchestrator
Henrik Hawor .... music supervisor
Johan Husvik .... music supervisor
 
Transportation Department
Michele Finocchiaro .... personal driver
Tino Pavlis .... personal driver: Noomie Rapace
 
Other crew
Per Henry Borch .... location scout
Dirk Eberling .... location manager
Tobias Hofmann .... assistant set manager
Aslaug Konradsdottir .... script supervisor
Katinka Lotherington .... production assistant
Katinka Lotherington .... production assistant: second unit
Peter Nordahl-Hansen .... production coordinator
Jonas Røyem Ny .... assistant to the producer
Jonas Røyem Ny .... marketing coordinator
Maja Storbekken .... production assistant
Mona Rezazadeh Wishkahi .... assistant set manager
 
Thanks
Hans Petter Moland .... thanks
Christoph Ott .... thanks
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Babycall" - Norway (original title)
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MPAA:
Rated R for some violence
Runtime:
96 min
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References The Mummy (1932)See more »

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3 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Not every call gets an answer, 21 May 2013
Author: kosmasp

There have been some discussions about the movie (and certain elements of it) and how some people look at them and what they see. Of course there is also the "Stupid movie" category some do put it in. And I don't blame those people, because apart from the fact, that we all have different tastes, the movie itself does really challenge most viewers with its interpretation of the story.

There are quite a lot of things that will not be answered by the movie. You will have to explain those things to yourself or leave it be. Whatever your choice, the movie will not tell you you're wrong. It's actually pretty clever and one might expect a Damon Lindelof remake/script emerging anytime soon (if it doesn't already exist). Thinking about it (even though I don't like the way our main actress is portrayed), makes me like the movie even more ...

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