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The Hour of the Lynx (2013)

I lossens time (original title)
Helen, who is a priest, is approached by scientist Lisbeth with a desperate plea for help. A young man, who has been sent to a high security psychiatric ward after having killed an old ... See full summary »
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Mother
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Lisbeth
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Börje Ahlstedt ...
Morfar
Jakob Ulrik Lohmann ...
Torben, vagt
Barbro Enberg ...
Women in House
Maria Rossing ...
Mona
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Drengen, 8 years
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Eriksen
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Drengen
Jens Lundman ...
Drengens mors fyr
Nis Bank-Mikkelsen ...
Ældre herre
Donald Högberg ...
Man in House
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Helen, who is a priest, is approached by scientist Lisbeth with a desperate plea for help. A young man, who has been sent to a high security psychiatric ward after having killed an old couple, has attempted suicide while rambling about God. In a race against time the two women begin a shocking journey deeper and deeper into the sick mind of a young man's soul. Written by Nimbus Film

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23 May 2013 (Denmark)  »

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$3,700,000 (estimated)
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A dark, beautiful and spiritual journey...
2 February 2014 | by (Copenhagen) – See all my reviews

This is not so much a review, it's more a recommendation. I write this mainly because I've read a few negative comments on the message boards.

If you are into popcorn flicks, easy going stories without any deeper meaning, if you are a narrow-minded person..etc. etc (you get the point, right?) If you are any of those, then this movie is obviously not for you.

If you are a searching soul and attracted to the darker and mystical realms of the human mind and understanding of the spiritual language, then you will enjoy this little masterpiece.

"Whoever Fights Monsters Should See To It That In The Process He Does Not Become A Monster...and When You Look Long Into The Abyss The Abyss Also Looks Into You"


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