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How far would decent human beings be willing to go, when tragedy blurs the line between just and unjust? With "A Second Chance", Susanne Bier and Anders Thomas Jensen have crafted another ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau ... Andreas
Roland Møller ... Mand på klub
Nikolaj Lie Kaas ... Tristan
Ulrich Thomsen ... Simon
Thomas Bo Larsen ... Klaus
Maria Bonnevie ... Anna Thomsen
Ewa Fröling ... Ingrid
Peter Haber ... Gustav
Molly Blixt Egelind ... Pige på klub
Ole Dupont ... Begravelsesgæst
Frederik Meldal Nørgaard ... Betjent på legeplads
Claus Riis Østergaard ... Betjent på parkeringsplads
May Andersen ... Sanne
Bodil Jørgensen Bodil Jørgensen ... Retsmediciner
Mille Lehfeldt ... Østeuropæisk danser
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How far would decent human beings be willing to go, when tragedy blurs the line between just and unjust? With "A Second Chance", Susanne Bier and Anders Thomas Jensen have crafted another startling yet moving drama about how easily we lose our grasp on justice, when confronted with the unthinkable, and life as we know it is hanging by a thread. Written by Anonymous

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Drama | Thriller

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Denmark | Sweden

Language:

Danish | Swedish

Release Date:

15 January 2015 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

A 2nd Chance See more »

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Budget:

DKK 35,000,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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This was model May Anderson's first acting role. Suzanne Bier met her at a party and cast her as Sanne. She resisted making Anderson audition because she thought the audition would be bad, but that Anderson would be right for the role. See more »

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Danish Cinema Wins Again
8 October 2016 | by johnwiltshireauthorSee all my reviews

I'm a huge fan of Danish films and of Nikolaj Coaster-Waldau. I'm slowly working my way through his movies (although I could have done without suffering The Gods of Egypt). The man can act. He's also got amazing screen presence, and it's both those things that saves this rather slow film and turns it from interesting to mesmerising. It raises interesting moral dilemmas as well, makes you question "what would I do?". I did not see some of the twists coming, so that added to the enjoyment. If you're very into American movies, or like a lot of action in your films then this probably isn't for you. But if you enjoy superb acting, tense and occasionally heart-rending storytelling then I think you'd enjoy this. It's a must for NC-W fans.


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