Original Title: Fri os fra det onde
Writer: Ole Bornedal
Main Cast: Jens Andersen, Pernille Vallentin, Lasse Rimmer, Lene Nystrom, Mogens Pedersen, Bojan Navojec, Sonja Richter, Alexandre Willaume, Anders Budde, Andreas Bo Pedersen, Kim Kold, Daniel Engstrup, Bob Anders Pedersen, Fanny Bornedal, Jacob August Ottensten, Henrik Prip.
In search of a new lifestyle, Johannes and his wife Pernille leave the city and move with their two children to Johannes’ childhood town in the country. When Johannes’ drunken brother Lars accidently runs over Anna, a local, and plants false evidence pointing at the emigrant Alain, Johannes stands up to defend Alain. But it comes with a price. The town soon reveals its ugly face, as revenge, hatred and xenophobia become the order of the day, turning the life of Johannes and his family into a living nightmare.
Deliver Us From Evil Dir. Ole Bornedal
- 100 mins
21:00 Sat 24 Nov 2012 Cleere’s €8/€7 Buy Now
The Bottom Line:
This is a stylish and laser-sharp thriller. A young father heads back to his home town in the Danish countryside where xenophobia in the town gives rise to brutal and shocking confrontation. How far will people go to protect their family?