The Hunt

The Lie is Spreading


The Hunt
This multi-award-winning film was Denmark's entry to the Foreign Language Oscars. A teacher lives a lonely life, all the while struggling over his son's custody. His life slowly gets better as he finds love and receives good news from his son, but his new luck is about to be brutally shattered by a lie. In Danish and Polish languages with English subtitles.

115 minutes.
No persons under 16 (Language, Sex, Violence).
Drama, On the art circuit

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Credits

Cast
Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larson, Annika Wedderkopp, Lasse Fogelstrøm, Susse Wold
Director
Thomas Vinterberg
ScreenplayTobias Lindholm, Thomas Vinterberg
MusicNikolaj Egelund
CinematographyCharlotte Bruus Christensen
EditingJanus Billeskov Jansen, Anne &OSlash;sterud
Sound formatsDolby Digital
SoundtrackAvailable
SA distributorSter-Kinekor
Made in2012
Produced byA consortium of European companies

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreDrama
LanguageStrong and frequent
NudityLow impact, brief, infrequent
SexStrong impact, infrequent
ViolenceModerate impact, fairly frequent
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
Comments
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Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Argus / The Star
Diane de Beer quote iconCaught in a web of mass hysteria.
15
Die Burger
Paul Boekkooi quote iconMenslikheid tot been gekloof.
15
Cape Times
David Rooney quote iconGossip, lies, innuendo.
20
Metacritic.com
30 critics
15
Rottentomatoes critics
122 critics
16
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconAnchored by Mads Mikkelsen's sympathetic performance, The Hunt asks difficult questions with the courage to pursue answers head on.
19

What the People say

Internet
107311 Netizens quote iconEmotionally draining but truly moving ''ripped from the headlines'' story
17

Average .. 84%

17

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