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Ved verdens ende (2009)

Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 9 October 2009 (Denmark)
Danish psychiatrist Adrian (Nikolaj Lie Kaas) and his assistant Beate (Birgitte Hjort Sørensen) are sent to Sumatra in order to make a mental health evaluation of murder convict Severin, ... See full summary »
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General Karel
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Mikael Feldt
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Aribert
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Jacobsen
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Jack Pudovski
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James Hall
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Rudy Huber
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Bitten Gabrielsen
Ulf Pilgaard ...
Werner Gabrielsen
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Consul
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Tom
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Ron
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Danish psychiatrist Adrian (Nikolaj Lie Kaas) and his assistant Beate (Birgitte Hjort Sørensen) are sent to Sumatra in order to make a mental health evaluation of murder convict Severin, who claims to have murdered in order to protect a rare flower that gives eternal life.

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A l'autre bout du monde  »

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Steven Berkoff character's name, Jack Pudovski, was inspired by Lt. Col Podovsky from 1985 action movie Rambo: First Blood Part II (interestingly, also portrayed by Berkoff). See more »

Quotes

General Karel: Has he said anything?
Officer: Not one word. He just keeps calling me chicken.
General Karel: Chicken?
Officer: Yes, chicken. He's not telling us anything.
General Karel: Dirty pig! He thinks he's a tough guy, huh?
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Referenced in Midnight Movie Review: At World's End (2011) See more »

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Danish humor is good but not for the faint hearted
16 September 2013 | by (utrecht) – See all my reviews

This movie was made in the style of gems like "the green butchers", "adam's apples" and "flickering lights". No wonder, because those movies also had the stamp of director / writer Anders Thomas Jensen on them (and also actor nicolaj lie kaas in them). Ridiculous story and dialog, hard humor and always unexpected turn of events is his trademark and this movie has it all! I saw one review saying that it was unrealistic and impossible. Well, that was probably the intention of the director, so enjoy it if you like a funny movie and go watch a documentary if you want realism! no spoilers in this review, just watch the movie!


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