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Mads Mikkelsen to Star in RIDERS OF JUSTICE By Anders Thomas Jensen

Thrilling news: the great Mads Mikkelsen is reuniting with the great Anders Thomas Jensen for a new, dark comedy. Titled Riders of Justice, the film "follows Markus," according to Deadline, " who has to go home to his teenage daughter,...

Review: MEN AND CHICKEN, The Ones We Love

Anders Thomas Jensen has reunited with long-time collaborator Mads Mikkelsen for Men And Chicken, an utterly strange, absurdist film that revels in Dr. Moreau-type conventions and the awkwardness of long-lost family, as well as the family that can seem more like...

Fantastic Fest 2015 Review: MEN AND CHICKEN Doesn't Give A Cluck

Anders Thomas Jensen has reunited with long-time collaborator Mads Mikkelsen for Men And Chicken, an utterly strange, absurdist film that revels in Dr. Moreau-type conventions and the awkwardness of long-lost family, as well as the family that can seem more like...

Hey Australia! Win One Of Three Copies of THE SALVATION On DVD!

Thanks to Madman, we have 3 copies of The Salvation on DVD to giveaway to our Australian readers. Directed by Kristian Levring and starring Mads Mikkelsen, Eva Green and Jeffrey Dean Morgan, the film is described as a "terrific piece,...

Review: THE SALVATION, A Hell Of A Lot Of Fun

It's no longer really much of a bold move to call Mads Mikkelsen one of the finest actors working in the world today. A consummate thespian, his performances are always intoxicating to watch, be they in silly pulp-populism when playing...

THE SHAMER'S DAUGHTER: Watch The Full Trailer For The Danish Fantasy

Highly anticipated Danish fantasy The Shamer's Daughter hits Nordic screens in March with a heap of expectations upon the Anders Thomas Jensen scripted adaptation of Lene Kaaberbol's hugely popular young adult fantasy novels. Will this be some sort of regional...

Fabulously Grotesque Posters And Trailer For Jensen's MEN AND CHICKENS

Though you wouldn't necessarily know it from his script writing work - work, it should be said, that has garnered multiple Oscars - those who know Denmark's Anders Thomas Jensen's directorial work already know that there's a deliciously dark streak...

THE SHAMER'S DAUGHTER: Watch The First Trailer For Danish Young Adult Fantasy

Much anticipated throughout Scandinavia thanks to the enormous popularity of Lene Kaaberbol's series of novels, the Anders Thomas Jensen scripted adaptation of young adult fantasy series The Shamer's Daughter has arrived online.The Shamer's daughter, Dina, has unwillingly inherited her mother's...

Mikkelsen Rubs One Out In The First Teaser For Anders Thomas Jensen's MEN AND CHICKEN

Sometimes a man could use a little bit of privacy and Mads Mikkelsen just isn't getting any in the first teaser for Anders Thomas Jensen's upcoming Men And Chicken. The film marks the return of Jensen to the director's chair...

Mikkelsen Draws In Second Trailer For Gritty Western THE SALVATION

Very well received in its Cannes premiere, Kristian Levring's Mads Mikkelsen starring western The Salvation is gearing up for its release in French cinemas which can only mean one thing: A new trailer.Mads Mikkelsen plays John, a former soldier and...

Anders Thomas Jensen Returns To Directing With MEN AND CHICKEN

If you're pushing forty and want to feel like you've wasted your life, do what I do: Look up the filmography of Anders Thomas Jensen on the IMDB. Born in 1972, Jensen has become one of the most sought after...

THE SALVATION: IFC Films Acquires North American Rights

THR is reporting that IFC Films have acquired the rights for Kristian Levring's Western The Salvation, starring Mads Mikkelsen and Eva Green. "Kristian Levring has assembled an incredible cast and created a classic Western that keeps you on the edge of your...

AnarchyVision: Jason Gorber Talks Cannes 2014

Greetings from the Croisette! My first report from Cannes 2014 includes talk of the Canadian invasion that includes Xavier Dolan, David Cronenberg and Atom Egoyan.I also chatted about Red Army and The Salvation, two great finds from this year's fest!...

Cannes 2014 Review: THE SALVATION Is Salivatingly Good

It's no longer really much of a bold move to call Mads Mikkelsen one of the finest actors working in the world today. A consummate thespian, his performances are always intoxicating to watch, be they in silly pulp-populism when playing...

Levring Goes Danish-Neo-Spaghetti-Western in Trailer for THE SALVATION

Kristian Levring's new feature film The Salvation is headed to Cannes shortly in the Out of Competition section, as part of the Midnight screenings. That last bit suggests there's going to be a fair amount of violence and bloodshed, which...

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau To Star In Susanne Bier's A SECOND CHANCE

Danish star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau - best known these days for his roles in Game Of Thrones and Headhunters - will return to Denmark for his first Danish film in a decade as the lead of Oscar winner Susanne Bier's upcoming...

Quite Possibly The Least Competent Heist Ever In Full ALLE FOR TO Trailer

Denmark is getting silly with upcoming action comedy Alle For To, the Anders Thomas Jensen scripted sequel to popular hit Alle For En.This sequel to the box office hit »All for One« finds the previously tight-knit trio dispersed: Nikolai is...

Win A Copy Of Oscar-Winner IN A BETTER WORLD On DVD / BluRay!

Susanne Bier's Oscar-winning In A Better World hits shelves in a DVD / BluRay double pack on August 30th and Sony Pictures Classics wants you to have a copy. We've got one copy of the release to give away to...

Susanne Bier Is IN A BETTER WORLD

Danish arthouse darling Susanne Bier - director of Brothers, After The Wedding and Open Hearts - resumes her long standing relationship with screen writer Anders Thomas Jensen with Haevnen or In A Better World. Though slated for theatrical release in...