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Arctic (2018)

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A man stranded in the Arctic after a helicopter crash must decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his makeshift camp or to embark on a deadly trek through the unknown.

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Joe Penna
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Mads Mikkelsen Braves the Elements in 'Arctic

Mads Mikkelsen and director Joe Penna share what it was like braving the extreme cold while shooting their survival tale in Iceland.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Mads Mikkelsen ... Overgård
Maria Thelma Smáradóttir ... Young Woman (as María Thelma)
Tintrinai Thikhasuk Tintrinai Thikhasuk ... Helicopter Pilot
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Storyline

A man stranded in the Arctic after a helicopter crash must decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his makeshift camp or to embark on a deadly trek through the unknown in hopes of making it out alive. Written by Bleecker Street

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Taglines:

Survival is its own Journey.

Genres:

Adventure | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for language and some bloody images | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Official Site

Country:

Iceland

Language:

English | Danish

Release Date:

31 January 2019 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Arctic See more »

Filming Locations:

Iceland

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Box Office

Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$50,878, 3 February 2019, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$2,410,795, 9 May 2019
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The Director started on Youtube in 2006 making videos, as the channel MysteryGuitarMan. This is his first feature film. See more »

Goofs

The helicopter seen in the crash scene is a Bell 407. However, the wreck is of an MBB Bo 105. See more »

Quotes

Overgård: It's arctic trout... with noodles.
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Connections

Featured in The Story Behind 'Arctic' (2019) See more »

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Excellent!
20 February 2019 | by FrenchEddieFelsonSee all my reviews

Mads Mikkelsen is, as usual, excellent. The film is captivating: you will be cold, you will be hungry, you will be afraid, you will be exhausted, even in your movie theater!


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