Tag: akselhennie

Toronto 2022 Review: SISU, Really Really Really Loves Blowing Up Nazis

With its wide-screen sky and endlessly empty tundra, Lapland makes a surprisingly able analogue for the American West. Finnish director Jalmari Helander is not exactly interested in making Once Upon in Time in Lapland here, but he certainly enjoys the...

Fantastic Fest 2021 Review: THE TRIP, Have a Bloody Good Time

Noomi Rapace and Aksel Hennie star in an action thriller, directed by Tommy Wirkola.

Friday One Sheet: THE MIDDLE MAN

I remain committed to showcasing key art that makes good use of textured wallpaper. In this case, the poster is for a Canadian/Norwegian production from deadpan director Bent Hamer. Hamer's films are difficult to describe, oddball dramas, subtle comedies, ultra-niche...

Review: THE DOORMAN, Woefully Inept, Profoundly Uninspired

Ruby Rose, Jean Reno, Aksel Hennie and Rupert Evans star in an action picture directed by Kitamura Ryuhei.

THE TRIP: Noomi Rapace, Aksel Hennie Join Director Tommy Wirkola

Filmmaker Tommy Wirkola made his bones with the splatter horror-comedy Dead Snow (2009) and then helmed the consistently entertaining fantasy-action picture Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013). In between those two, he contributed his writing talents to the great Norwegian...

CASSHERN Director Kaz Kiriya Crosses Swords With Clive Owen And Morgan Freeman In LAST KNIGHTS Trailer

When you have a film boasting the likes of Clive Owen and Morgan Freeman in the leads and it comes out straight to VOD and home video with a handful of theatrical dates thrown in to sweeten the pot ......

Aksel Hennie Sinks To The Depths In Full Trailer For PIONEER

With Norwegian star Aksel Hennie riding a wave of international popularity thanks to the success of Headhunters and soon to make his US debut opposite Dwayne Johnson in Brett Ratner's Hercules, there's a great deal of curiosity around upcoming thriller...

Aksel Hennie Hits The Deep Water In First Trailer For PIONEER

Though we've been talking about Norwegian star Aksel Hennie for years here at ScreenAnarchy, for many his first real exposure came through international hit Headhunters. So how do we greet the news that Hennie has reunited with the producers of...

Aksel Hennie Joins Ratner's HERCULES

Aksel Hennie is going Hollywood.We've been vocal fans of the Norwegian star here at ScreenAnarchy since first coming across him in a pair of 2004 films - Uno and Hawaii, Oslo - and have tracked his career with great interest...