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Arctic (2018)

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A man stranded in the Arctic after a plane 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 plane 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. See more »

Genres:

Adventure | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Details

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

Gross USA:

$2,410,795

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,144,008
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The plane Overgård lives in is an Antonov An-2. See more »

Goofs

38:14 and 39:00 he writes heading to the north but when he goes walking he walks in to the direction of the sun according to the shadows, which is to the south. See more »

Quotes

Overgård: They are looking for you, don't worry. They'll be here tomorrow.
[pause]
Overgård: Or the day after tomorrow. Don't worry.
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Connections

Referenced in Evening Urgant: Mads Mikkelsen/Oleg Mityaev (2019) See more »

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Intense
13 June 2019 | by Gordon-11See all my reviews

This film tells a pilot's struggle to survive in the attic.

The film is simple, slow, but grips you every single second. I really feel for H's desperation and hopelessness. Even if there's hardly any dialogue, it is still very intense. Every part of me roots for his success. I love the ending as well. I really enjoyed it.


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