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The Day Will Come (2016)

Der kommer en dag (original title)
At the Orphanage Godhavn violence and humiliations plays a part of the everyday life. Based on real stories from Godhavn, where lots of boys were victims of violent and sexual abuse and medical neglect.

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Jesper W. Nielsen
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lars Mikkelsen ... Forstander Frederik Heck
Sofie Gråbøl ... Lærer Lilian
Harald Kaiser Hermann ... Elmer
Albert Rudbeck Lindhardt ... Erik
Laurids Skovgaard Andersen Laurids Skovgaard Andersen ... Tøger
Lars Ranthe Lars Ranthe ... Overlærer Toft Lassen
Søren Sætter-Lassen ... Lærer Aksel
David Dencik ... Inspektør Hartmann
Sonja Richter ... Moren
Solbjørg Højfeldt ... Fru Oskarson
Claus Maack Bahnsen Claus Maack Bahnsen ... Lærer
Martin Hempel Barkholt Martin Hempel Barkholt ... Blond Bølle
Oskar Kirk Damsgaard Oskar Kirk Damsgaard ... Topper
Paw Henriksen ... Onkel
Frede Frimand Frede Frimand ... Tredje Bølle
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'Der kommer en dag' is a movie about an orphanage where violence and humiliations is a part of the everyday life. The history is based on real stories from a boy home called 'godhavn', where lots of boys were victims of violent and sexual abuse and medical experiments. Written by julie rathcke

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Some have power, others have courage.

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Drama

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Trivia

Lars Ranthe, the actor who played the headteacher Toft Lassen, did not talk to the children during shooting. It made all the orphans insecure and they needed that for the movie. See more »

Goofs

Teacher Lilian's Renault 4 has no seat belts. They were only compulsory in Denmark in 1976. Yet, the inspector's Peugeot 404 has modern seat belts. See more »

Quotes

Elmer: I'm not afraid anymore, Erik.
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29 July 2017 | by wildlaurenSee all my reviews

You need to watch this it is amazing, but it can be gross sometimes (there is blood) but it's totally inspiring. After I watched all three episodes it was so good that I had to do research on this event seriously you need to watch this please. You will totally fall in love with this one. Trust me.


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Country:

Denmark

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

21 April 2016 (Denmark) See more »

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$56,187
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