MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 179 this week

Into the Dark (2012)
"Inn i mørket" (original title)

5.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.5/10 from 65 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 4 critic

An eight-year-old boy is hit by a car, and a deep rift develops between the two neighbouring couples involved, which will prove hard to repair.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2525 titles
created 14 Oct 2011
 
a list of 96 titles
created 23 Jul 2012
 
a list of 27 titles
created 24 Jan 2013
 
a list of 361 titles
created 01 Apr 2013
 
a list of 350 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Into the Dark" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Into the Dark (2012)

Into the Dark (2012) on IMDb 5.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Into the Dark.
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Mars & Venus (2007)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Director: Eva Dahr
Stars: Pia Tjelta, Thorbjørn Harr, Torkil Høeg
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

At the psychiatric clinic Varden the attendants are mad and the inmates are sane. Here you find life in all it's different faces. Through 24 year old Aina we get to know the insane gang, bringing back her lust for life.

Director: Eva Isaksen
Stars: Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Thorbjørn Harr, Fridtjov Såheim
Rottenetter (2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Stavanger is no longer a small fishing town on the West Coast, priding itself on titles like "oil capital" and "culture capital." People are wealthier, the cars more expensive and the ... See full summary »

Director: Arild Østin Ommundsen
Stars: Christian Rubeck, Fridtjov Såheim, Kristoffer Joner
The Mountain (2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Nora and Solveig are hiking through snow-covered, rough, but beautiful scenery on a tour of several days that will take the two young women to the top of a mountain. Solveig, three months ... See full summary »

Director: Ole Giæver
Stars: Ellen Dorrit Petersen, Marte Magnusdotter Solem
Amor (2009)
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

In a city where young, rich people will spend whatever it takes to get what they want, Thomas provides them with a service no one else will.

Director: Thomas Wangsmo
Stars: Pål Sverre Hagen, Ida Elise Broch, Mattis Herman Nyquist
Reprise (2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Two competitive friends, fueled by literary aspirations and youthful exuberance, endure the pangs of love, depression and burgeoning careers.

Director: Joachim Trier
Stars: Anders Danielsen Lie, Espen Klouman-Høiner, Viktoria Winge
Director: Johanna Wartio McEvoy
Stars: Guillermo del Toro, Reece Shearsmith, George A. Romero
Cold Lunch (2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Bird droppings on a work shirt lead to extreme unintended consequences.

Director: Eva Sørhaug
Stars: Ane Dahl Torp, Pia Tjelta, Aksel Hennie
Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A giant alien spider escapes from a military lab and rampage the city of Los Angeles. When a massive military strike fails, it is up to a team of scientists and one clever exterminator to kill the creature before the city is destroyed.

Director: Mike Mendez
Stars: Lin Shaye, Greg Grunberg, Ray Wise
Le grand'tour (2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Director: Jérôme Le Maire
Stars: Denis Burton, Chen Chenut, Pierre Fontaine
Fiston (2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Alex is in love with Sandra since childhood but has never dared approach her.He asks Antoine, a lonely writer to help him seduce her, because in his time he was the only one to conquer the heart of the mother.

Director: Pascal Bourdiaux
Stars: Kev Adams, Franck Dubosc, Nora Arnezeder
Yatzy (2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

When Daggi is 15 years old, he gets the opportunity to change his life. A fresh start, another chance. But is it possible to start over?

Director: Katja Eyde Jacobsen
Stars: Kastriot Kastrati, Hanna Khalid, Fredrik Torjussen
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Jan
...
Svein
...
Anita
Laila Goody ...
Sigrun
Kåre Conradi ...
Arild
Fredrik Grøndahl ...
Martin
Fredrik M. Frafjord ...
Nikolai
Kim Haugen ...
Dr. Huuse
...
Bilmekaniker
Edit

Storyline

On a dark winter evening driving home with his family, Jan hits his neighbours' eight-year-old son. A couple of weeks after the accident Svein, the boy's father, starts growing suspicious of Jan's explanation. Meanwhile, Jan himself is plagued with guilt, and as Svein closes in on the truth, both men are trapped in a downward spiral of desperation that threatens to lead to their undoing. Written by Vidvinkel Film

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

An accident. Two families. One truth.

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 January 2012 (Norway)  »

Also Known As:

Into the Dark  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

NOK 1,600,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Fridtjov Såheim (Svein) and Laila Goody (Sigrun) play husband and wife in the film, which they also did in a theatre production of the play Iphigenia at the same time as the production of the film. See more »

Connections

References Charade (1963) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The little untold detail
10 July 2012 | by (Norway) – See all my reviews

Inn i Mørket (Into the darkness) is first feature film from director Thomas Wangsmo , who also wrote the manuscript. He has worked with short films up until now, and made about 20 of them, some of which have been prized.

The film starts off dramatically, when Jan collides with the young boy Nicolai, sending him into a coma. This stirs up the two little neighboring families. Jan hasn't told the entire story; that he attended the mobile phone to shut it off just just before the crash.

It's easy to see that the director comes from short film. The story is told in the same way, and is very low budget, though all the actors, except the kids, are well known, and is playing their roles very well. The problem here lies in the manuscript. We understand what the story is all about, but not even the best actors or the best direction can help the story here.

Well, nothing wrong about the story. It's very real, truthful and probably just as a story like this would have happen. The problem is that the story would have been very strong as a shot film, and way too slow to be a feature.

The story is slow, and the, music a bit too much. Pity, because Thorbjørn Harr (Jan), Fritjov Såheim (Svein) and their two wives Ellen Dorrit Petersen and Laily Goody are all making good performances.Also the smaller parts and cameos are played by great actors, doing the best.Still - the story hasn't got the drive it deserves.

On the other hand, most of the handwork here is good. We don't get to see the real accident, due to the budget, but this gives the story away, you could say. If you like a thought-dwelling film, which gives a lot of room for thought, and you also like the excitement of what will happen along the way here, you'll be satisfied, but for me I'm afraid, wasn't feeling too satisfied after expectations.

There's been so many great Norwegian films for the latter 10 years, so any film which isn't good or at least above average, are so rare that you have to get a bit disappointed by a story like this, which could have been so exciting, but isn't. No doubt we'll see better things from Thomas Wangsmo later on. He's a clear talent in directing, but a little help with manuscript here, would fulfill this film.


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Into the Dark (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?