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At World's End (2009)

Ved verdens ende (original title)
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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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nikolaj Lie Kaas ... Adrian Gabrielsen
Birgitte Hjort Sørensen ... Beate
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau ... Severin Geertsen
Kee Chan ... General Karel
Nicolas Bro ... Mikael Feldt
Matthias Hues ... Aribert
Peter Schrøder Peter Schrøder ... Jacobsen
Steven Berkoff ... Jack Pudovski
Bille Brown Bille Brown ... James Hall
Blerim Destani ... Rudy Huber
Birthe Neumann Birthe Neumann ... Bitten Gabrielsen
Ulf Pilgaard Ulf Pilgaard ... Werner Gabrielsen
Søren Pilmark ... Consul
Gulliver Page Gulliver Page ... Tom
John Reynolds ... Ron
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Storyline

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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Country:

Denmark

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

9 October 2009 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

At World's End See more »

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$1,623,512
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Birgitte Hjort Sørensen and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau have both starred in Game of Thrones (2011) and 3 Things (2017). See more »

Quotes

General Karel: Turn it up!
Officer: If we keep it up, he may die.
General Karel: We can't go on like this. Turn it up!
Officer: Yes, sir!
General Karel: Talk, you brute! Answer my questions!
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Referenced in Midnight Movie Review: At World's End (2011) See more »

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a different kind of adventure film
12 January 2013 | by dienSee all my reviews

I went into this film thinking it would be a Danish Indiana Jones. Well, it wasn't. I'm not a big fan of adventure films, but I do like to watch one from time to time. This one seemed interesting and the main premise kinda intriguing, even though quite unrealistic.

It's a good comedy adventure film, but it's not your typical family-friendly entertainment. Some parts of it were rather dark and in some places even brutal (there's torture, killings, and plenty of blood). On more than one occasion I thought to myself there was no way the main characters would survive that (and in real life they wouldn't), but then again it's a film, so some suspension of disbelief is necessary.

It was very well acted, the actors did a really good job and it was nice to see Matthias Hues again. If you're into jungle adventure films, give it a try. Just bare in mind that some parts may be disturbing for younger audiences.


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