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Isle of Darkness (1997)

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Julie is a young and newly qualified teacher from Copenhagen, Denmark. Fed up with her unfaithful boyfriend and big city life, she takes a job as a teacher on an idyllic island in southern ... See full summary »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sofie Gråbøl ... Julie
Paul-Ottar Haga Paul-Ottar Haga ... Roald
Sina Langfeldt Sina Langfeldt ... Solveig
Martin Slaatto ... Lars
Trini Lund Trini Lund ... Amanda Bakken
John Sigurd Kristensen John Sigurd Kristensen ... Bakken
Juni Dahr Juni Dahr ... Wenche Øymoen
Håkon Rosseland Håkon Rosseland ... Øymoen
Sigvor Skjeie Sigvor Skjeie ... Mrs. Jacobsen
Terje Strømdahl ... Dr. Svendsen
Erik Hivju Erik Hivju ... Sheriff Quist
Lars Funderud Johannessen Lars Funderud Johannessen ... Ferry conductor
Heidi Goldmann Heidi Goldmann ... Nurse
Ole Geir Feste Ole Geir Feste ... Pål Henriksen
Elisabeth Isaachsen Elisabeth Isaachsen ... Helga
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Julie is a young and newly qualified teacher from Copenhagen, Denmark. Fed up with her unfaithful boyfriend and big city life, she takes a job as a teacher on an idyllic island in southern Norway. Julie finds it difficult to be accepted in the closed-net community of the island. Slowly but surely, she discovers that the idyllic island hides many dark secrets. Julie is about to give up, but then she meets the island's sympathetic priest Roald. Beautiful and charming he becomes her gate into the community. Written by HardHouseClubber

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Six Days on the Road
Written by Earl Green (as Green) and Carl B. Montgomery (as Montgomery)
Performed by Motorpsycho
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Better than people think
15 October 1998 | by Ida-10See all my reviews

Take a look at this movie and see if you like it. If you are a fan of Chris Carter - then there is a chance that you would like it.


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Official Sites:

Norwegian Film Institute

Country:

Norway | Denmark

Language:

Norwegian | Danish

Release Date:

26 December 1997 (Norway) See more »

Also Known As:

Isle of Darkness See more »

Filming Locations:

Asker, Akershus, Norway See more »

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1.85 : 1
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