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Princess (2006)

Unrated | | Animation, Action, Drama | 16 June 2006 (Denmark)
Due to his sister's death, the 32 year old August returns and consequently abandons his profession as a missionary priest. His beloved sister Christina, who went from greatness to decay as ... See full summary »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Thure Lindhardt ... August (voice)
Stine Fischer Christensen ... Christina (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jens Arentzen Jens Arentzen
Rasmus Bjerg
Jiming Cai Jiming Cai
Liv Corfixen ... Luder i bil (voice)
Ida Dwinger Ida Dwinger ... Mor (voice)
Mira Hilli Møller Hallund Mira Hilli Møller Hallund ... Mia (voice)
Rikke Hallund Rikke Hallund
Henrik Ipsen Henrik Ipsen ... Caretaker
Tommy Kenter Tommy Kenter ... Preben (voice)
Margrethe Koytu Margrethe Koytu ... Karen (voice)
Søren Lenander Søren Lenander ... Sonny (voice)
Karen Rosenberg Karen Rosenberg ... Kvinde (voice)
Campbell Snavely Campbell Snavely ... Lead
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Storyline

Due to his sister's death, the 32 year old August returns and consequently abandons his profession as a missionary priest. His beloved sister Christina, who went from greatness to decay as the famous porn-star The Princess, is dead after years of drug abuse. She leaves behind her 5-year old daughter Mia, whom August feels obliged to take care of. Weighed down by grief and guilt he decides to revenge the dead of Christina - and takes Mia on a mission to destroy all existing pornographic material featuring The Princess. The mission escalates into a brutal and violent rout, where August is desperately trying to protect the only precious thing in his life, Mia, why he is forced to make a fatal decision. Written by Martin Stoltenborg Christensen

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Country:

Denmark | Germany

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

16 June 2006 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Hercegnő See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

DKK8,600,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$23,675
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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The film consists of 80% animation and 20% live action. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Smagsdommerne: Episode #3.16 (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Solskinsbørn
Written by Jakob Garfield-Havsteen (as Jakob Garfield Mortensen)
Performed by Rikke Mortensen
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Kids and porn
26 October 2006 | by deastman_ukSee all my reviews

The BBC series Monkey Dust used animation to portray fairly adult themes. In fact, there were many motifs that seem to come directly from that show, as well as the animation style. I suspect the film has either copied this style directly, or their is a shared artistic connection.

The film covers the porn industry and its fallout. It is put together quite skilfully, but has no consistent mood and ends rather sentimentally. The spine is an almost Kill Bill style revenge plot, around which the sharp edges of the real world intrude. The film has heart but no gravity; it weaves a spell around itself but not the audience. So in the end the whole is considerably less than the sum of its well put together parts.


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