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Jesper Christensen

  • May 16, 1948 (age 71)
  • 5' 11" (1.80 m)
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2019
De forbandede år
TV ShowDec 25, 2019

De forbandede år

De forbandede år releases.
2018
Before the Frost
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MovieSep 7, 2018

Before the Frost

As winter approaches in rural 1850s Denmark, an old …
As winter approaches in rural 1850s Denmark, an old farmer (Jens) and his family face starvation. With the harsh circumstances and the prospect of yet another tough winter, Jens agrees to ...
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2017
Robin
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MovieApr 14, 2017

Robin

A traumatized woman is found in a forest, claiming to have …
A traumatized woman is found in a forest, claiming to have witnessed a murder. As the police investigates it they can't find anything proving her story. The woman is convinced that she's the next victim and starts her own investigation to figure out what really happened, trying to find the murderer before he finds her. As she comes closer, the truth is finally revealed along with severe consequences that will change everything.
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2016
The King's Choice
MovieSep 16, 2016

The King's Choice

April 1940. Norway has been invaded by Germany and …
April 1940. Norway has been invaded by Germany and King Haakon VII, the royal family and government have fled into the interior of the country. The German envoy to Norway, Curt Brauer, tries to negotiate a peace. Ultimately, the decision on Norway's future will rest with the King.
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2015
Spectre
MovieOct 23, 2015

Spectre

After the death of his beloved boss M, Bond receives a …
After the death of his beloved boss M, Bond receives a posthumous message which sends him on the hunt for a deadly assassin. But then a mysterious symbol appears on a ring which sends Bond on a personal vendetta which started in Mexico City. He comes across the widow of his target who gives him information regarding a sinister organization known only as SPECTRE. Bond's trail leads him to a conversation with an old nemesis while retrieving information on his daughter Dr Madeleine Swann, who might hold some crucial information to cracking SPECTRE's secrets. Meanwhile, the new M is having to fight political interference from the mysterious Max Denbigh to keep the MI6 spy branch alive. As Bond pieces together all the clues about SPECTRE, he finds out a horrifying secret which links both him and the enemy whom he must kill.
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Me and Kaminski
MovieSep 17, 2015

Me and Kaminski

Young journalist Sebastian Zöllner is writing an article on artist …
Young journalist Sebastian Zöllner is writing an article on artist Manuel Kaminski. Zöllner hopes that Kaminski dies soon, so that he can cash in on his article.
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2014
The Legacy
TV ShowJan 1, 2014

The Legacy

The Legacy (Danish: Arvingerne, literally "the heirs") is a …
The Legacy (Danish: Arvingerne, literally "the heirs") is a Danish television drama created by Maya Ilsøe and produced by DR. Series 1 was first broadcast on the Danish national television channel DR1 on 1 January 2014, and was sold to a number of other countries worldwide even before it had aired in Denmark. The series is a modern family portrait which tells the story of four siblings trying to cope with their mother's death which has turned all of their lives upside down. After the success of the 10-episode first series, a second season of seven more episodes started broadcast on Danish television on 1 January 2015.
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2013
Nymphomaniac: Volume I
MovieDec 25, 2013

Nymphomaniac: Volume I

Nymphomaniac (stylised as …
Nymphomaniac (stylised as NYMPH()MANIAC onscreen and in advertising) is a 2013 European two-part art film written and directed by Lars von Trier. The film stars Charlotte Gainsbourg, Stellan Skarsgård, Stacy Martin, Shia LaBeouf, Christian Slater, Jamie Bell, Uma Thurman, Willem Dafoe and Connie Nielsen. The film was originally supposed to be only one complete entry; but, because of its multiple hour length, von Trier made the decision to split the project into two separate films. Nymphomaniac was an international co-production of United Kingdom, Denmark, Belgium, France, and Germany.
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The Lady Vanishes
MovieMar 17, 2013

The Lady Vanishes

The Lady Vanishes is a 2013 British television mystery …
The Lady Vanishes is a 2013 British television mystery thriller film directed by Diarmuid Lawrence, and a co-production of the BBC and Masterpiece Films. It is based on the novel The Wheel Spins by Ethel Lina White (1876–1944). It stars Selina Cadell in the key role of the disappearing Miss Froy, Tuppence Middleton as the young Iris Carr (who discovers the disappearance, but is not taken seriously), and Tom Hughes and Alex Jennings as Max Hare and the Professor, the two fellow English passengers who come to her aid. It was watched by 7.44 million when it was broadcast on 17 March 2013 on BBC One.
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2012
The Last Sentence
MovieOct 6, 2012

The Last Sentence

Torgny Segerstedt was one of the leading journalists in Sweden …
Torgny Segerstedt was one of the leading journalists in Sweden in the 20th century. He fought a one man battle against Hitler and the Nazi regime until his death in 1945 and during these tumultuous times his private life was marked by a world in chaos, as he falls in love with his friend's wife while married himself. THE LAST SENTENCE weaves together the story of a psychological love story with a portrayal of the political situation Sweden found itself in during the Second World War. A gripping, dramatic and poetic tale about a man, who could not be silenced.
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2011
Julie
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MovieJul 7, 2011

Julie

Julie, a young passionate tennis star, falls in love with her …
Julie, a young passionate tennis star, falls in love with her trainer. She longs for love and affirmation, but also to be able to free herself from the demands of her ambitious and bankrupt...
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Melancholia
MovieMay 18, 2011

Melancholia

Melancholia is a 2011 psychological drama science …
Melancholia is a 2011 psychological drama science fiction art film written and directed by Lars von Trier and starring Kirsten Dunst, Charlotte Gainsbourg, and Kiefer Sutherland, with Alexander Skarsgård, Brady Corbet, Cameron Spurr, Charlotte Rampling, Jesper Christensen, John Hurt, Stellan Skarsgård, and Udo Kier in supporting roles. The film's story revolves around two sisters, one of whom is preparing to marry just before a rogue planet is about to collide with Earth.
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2010
The Debt
MovieSep 4, 2010

The Debt

The espionage thriller begins in 1997, as shocking news …
The espionage thriller begins in 1997, as shocking news reaches retired Mossad secret agents Rachel (Helen Mirren) and Stefan (Tom Wilkinson) about their former colleague David (Ciarán Hinds). All three have been venerated for decades by their country because of the mission that they undertook back in 1965, when the trio (portrayed, respectively, by Jessica Chastain, Marton Csokas, and Sam Worthington) tracked down Nazi war criminal Vogel (Jesper Christensen) in East Berlin. At great risk, and at considerable personal cost, the team's mission was accomplished - or was it? The suspense builds in and across two different time periods, with startling action and surprising revelations.
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A Family
MovieFeb 19, 2010

A Family

Ditte (Lene Maria Christensen) owns a gallery, has a loving …
Ditte (Lene Maria Christensen) owns a gallery, has a loving boyfriend (Pilou Asbæk) and her dream job in New York is within reach. But Ditte is also the youngest generation of the famous bakery dynasty, Rheinwald, and when her beloved, but dominating father (Jesper Christensen) comes down with a serious illness, Ditte is faced with the grueling decision: To pursue her own dreams, or to continue the legacy of her family. A Family is a moving and modern story about complicated family ties, the new wife, the new kids - and about following your dreams to find your own place in history.
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2009
This Is Love
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MovieSep 20, 2009

This Is Love

Since her husband left her 16 years ago Maggie has lost her faith …
Since her husband left her 16 years ago Maggie has lost her faith in love. Then Chris comes into her life.
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Original
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MovieApr 17, 2009

Original

Henry has been acting the human chameleon all his life - a pale …
Henry has been acting the human chameleon all his life - a pale reflection of other people's expectations. One day Henry's best friend Jon talks him into opening a restaurant with him in ...
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Storm
MovieFeb 7, 2009

Storm

Hannah Maynard, a prosecutor of Hague's Tribunal for war …
Hannah Maynard, a prosecutor of Hague's Tribunal for war crimes in former Yugoslavia, charges a Serbian commander for killing Bosnians. However, her main witness might be lying, so the court sends a team to Bosnia to investigate.
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The Young Victoria
MovieFeb 5, 2009

The Young Victoria

Director Jean-Marc Vallée takes the helm for this look at the …
Director Jean-Marc Vallée takes the helm for this look at the turbulent early years of Queen Victoria (Emily Blunt), who was crowned at the age of 18, and whose ill-fated marriage to Prince Albert (Rupert Friend) would later prompt her into a life of mournful seclusion.
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2008
Quantum of Solace
MovieOct 29, 2008

Quantum of Solace

Is there solace in revenge? Bond and "M" sniff a shadowy …
Is there solace in revenge? Bond and "M" sniff a shadowy international network of power and corruption reaping billions. As Bond pursues the agents of an assassination attempt on "M," all roads lead to Dominic Greene, a world-renowned developer of green technology. Greene, a nasty piece of work, is intent on securing a barren area of Bolivia in exchange for assisting a strongman stage a coup there. The CIA looks the other way, and only Bond, with help from a retired spy and from a mysterious beauty, stands in Greene's way. "M" wonders if she can trust Bond, or if vengeance possesses him. Beyond that, can anyone drawn to Bond live to tell the tale?
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Everlasting Moments
MovieSep 5, 2008

Everlasting Moments

In a time of social change and unrest, war and poverty, a …
In a time of social change and unrest, war and poverty, a young working class woman, Maria, wins a camera in a lottery. The decision to keep it alters her whole life.
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Flame & Citron
MovieMar 28, 2008

Flame & Citron

During Nazi occupation, red-headed Bent Faurschou …
During Nazi occupation, red-headed Bent Faurschou-Hviid ("Flame") and Jørgen Haagen Schmith ("Citron"), assassins in the Danish resistance, take orders from Winther, who's in direct contact with Allied leaders. One shoots, the other drives. Until 1944, they kill only Danes; then Winther gives orders to kill Germans. When a target tells Bent that Winther's using them to settle private scores, doubt sets in, complicated by Bent's relationship with the mysterious Kitty Selmer, who may be a double agent. Also, someone in their circle is a traitor. Can Bent and Jørgen kill an über-target, evade capture, and survive the war? And is this heroism, naiveté, or mere hatred?
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2006
Casino Royale
MovieNov 14, 2006

Casino Royale

James Bond goes on his first ever mission as a 00. Le Chiffre is …
James Bond goes on his first ever mission as a 00. Le Chiffre is a banker to the world's terrorists. He is participating in a poker game at Montenegro, where he must win back his money, in order to stay safe among the terrorist market. The boss of MI6, known simply as M sends Bond, along with Vesper Lynd to attend this game and prevent Le Chiffre from winning. Bond, using help from Felix Leiter, Mathis and having Vesper pose as his partner, enters the most important poker game in his already dangerous career. But if Bond defeats Le Chiffre, will he and Vesper Lynd remain safe?
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Rene hjerter
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MovieSep 8, 2006

Rene hjerter

Kriss lives at a mental institution, where he spends all day …
Kriss lives at a mental institution, where he spends all day watching an old black-and-white film called "Rene hjerter". One day he and his friend, Willy, escapes the institution to find the star of "Rene hjerter", Ulla Vilstrup.
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Best Actor
Nomination2006

Best Actor

Nominated for "Manslaughter".
European Film Award
2005
Manslaughter
MovieAug 26, 2005

Manslaughter

Manslaughter (Danish: Drabet) is a 2005 Danish film written and …
Manslaughter (Danish: Drabet) is a 2005 Danish film written and directed by Per Fly. The film stars Jesper Christensen, Beate Bille and Pernilla August as well as Fly's wife Charlotte Fich. Manslaughter won the Nordic Council Film Prize in 2005, multiple awards at the 2006 Bodil Awards — including Best Actor, Best Film and Best Supporting actress — as well as being nominated for several other major film awards. Beate Bille also received a Shooting Star Award at the 2006 Berlin International Film Festival for her role in the film.
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The Interpreter
MovieApr 4, 2005

The Interpreter

Political intrigue and deception unfold inside the United …
Political intrigue and deception unfold inside the United Nations, where a U.S. Secret Service agent is assigned to investigate an interpreter who overhears an assassination plot.
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2003
Baby
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MovieAug 8, 2003

Baby

Baby released.
The Inheritance
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MovieFeb 21, 2003

The Inheritance

A young Danish man, Christoffer, lives a life of joy and …
A young Danish man, Christoffer, lives a life of joy and happiness with his wife Maria in Stockholm. When his father dies his mother insists that Christoffer take over management of the family industry which is in danger of bankruptcy. He is torn between his chosen life and his sense of duty to his family and its past. When he chooses to step in as manager his family life and self-respect languish.
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2002
Okay
MovieMar 27, 2002

Okay

Okay released.
2001
Uprising
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MovieNov 4, 2001

Uprising

After years of Nazi oppression, a small Jewish resistance …
After years of Nazi oppression, a small Jewish resistance movement rises up and strikes back, eventually holding at bay thousands of German troops for seven months with homemade weapons and their bare hands.
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Best Actor
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Nomination2001

Best Actor

Nominated for "The Bench".
European Film Award
2000
Italian for Beginners
MovieDec 8, 2000

Italian for Beginners

A number of people who …
A number of people who have had poor luck in love converge upon a class in a small Danish suburb. The purpose of the class is to learn how to speak Italian, but most of the people enrolled are hoping that it will bring them a little more than language knowledge. With a number of single people in one room together, it ought to provide an excellent opportunity for match-making. Andreas, Jorgen, Finn, Karen, Olympia and Giulia all have reasons for being heartbroken, but maybe they will find some solace in each other before the class comes to an end.
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The Bench
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MovieAug 26, 2000

The Bench

Kaj is an alcoholic living on the money the Danish state is …
Kaj is an alcoholic living on the money the Danish state is providing him. Him and his friends spend their time drinking beer at a public bench. One day Kaj's life turns upside down when a young lady and her child moves in next to him.
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Tove Bornhøft
Marriage2000

Tove Bornhøft

Tove Bornhøft was born on July 18, 1956. She is an actress, …
Tove Bornhøft was born on July 18, 1956. She is an actress, known for Headhunter (2009), Livvagterne (2009) and Når støvet har lagt sig.
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1999
In China They Eat Dogs
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MovieSep 10, 1999

In China They Eat Dogs

Arvid is a regular bank clerk, …
Arvid is a regular bank clerk, whose life changes radically when he knocks out the bank robber Franz with his squash racket. A few days later Franz's wife visits him lamenting that she needed the swag for an IVF. To obtain the money Arvid and his criminal brother Harald plan a thievery, which ends bloodily and drags them into real trouble.
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Sophie's World
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MovieAug 6, 1999

Sophie's World

Sofie is an ordinary Norwegian girl. One day she recieves a …
Sofie is an ordinary Norwegian girl. One day she recieves a video tape on which a certain Alberto Knox talks directly to her from ancient Greece. They then start to meet at different occasions and throughout the film, Alberto takes Sofie on an odyssey of the history of philosophy, from ancient Greece, over the Roman empire, the Middle ages, the renaissance, the enlightenment, the big revolutions and up to today. Throughout this journey, they start to realise that they are only fictions of a story writer's imagination and start conceiving a plan for escaping into reality.
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1998
Albert
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MovieOct 9, 1998

Albert

Albert is the 1998 adventure and family film written and …
Albert is the 1998 adventure and family film written and directed by Jørn Faurschou.
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1997
Barbara
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MovieSep 28, 1997

Barbara

Young vicar Mr. Paul arrives at the Faroe Islands to take up a …
Young vicar Mr. Paul arrives at the Faroe Islands to take up a benefice, and meets the young Barbara, twice married to vicars, and with both husbands laid cold in the grave. Despite the ...
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Sekten
MovieSep 12, 1997

Sekten

Mona is a young woman, engaged to a man who never shows …
Mona is a young woman, engaged to a man who never shows up. She relies strongly on her supportive friend, Anne. Mona suspects that Anne's psychologist, Dr. Lark, is acting funny towards her friend, and decides to investigate. Mona and Anne will find themselves embroiled in a strange world of psychiatry and fanaticism, in which both young women's lives will be endangered.
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1996
The White Lioness
MovieNov 1, 1996

The White Lioness

In a world where international terrorism knows no national …
In a world where international terrorism knows no national borders, Wallander and his South African colleagues must prevent a crime that would change the face of history.
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Hamsun
MovieApr 19, 1996

Hamsun

Knut Hamsun is Norway's most famous and admired author. …
Knut Hamsun is Norway's most famous and admired author. Ever since he was young he has hated the English for the starvation they caused Norway during WWI. When the Germans occupy Norway on April 9, 1940, he welcomes them and the protection they can give from Great Britain. He supports the national socialist ideals, but opposes the way these ideals are turned into action - that Norwegians are jailed and executed. His wife Marie travels in Germany during the war as a sign of support from Knut and herself.
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Tøsepiger
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MovieFeb 2, 1996

Tøsepiger

To young girls - Christina and Maj-Brit - are neighbors and best …
To young girls - Christina and Maj-Brit - are neighbors and best friends. They come from two different worlds and have their issues. One of those issues tears them apart.
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1995
Sommaren
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MovieMay 1, 1995

Sommaren

Torun and Mikael have been married for a few years. …
Torun and Mikael have been married for a few years. When vacationing on the Danish coast, their young son Melker accidentally drowns. Torun initially blames her sister, who was supposed to ...
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1993
The Russian Singer
MovieJan 15, 1993

The Russian Singer

Two women are found dead in one Moscow apartment. Since …
Two women are found dead in one Moscow apartment. Since one of them was a secretary in the Danish embassy, diplomat Jack Anderson is assigned to observe the investigation. While the Russian authorities want to portray the tragedy as an accident and quickly shut the case, Anderson is becoming convinced that the women were murdered and that a powerful general was responsible.
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1992
Sofie
MovieSep 25, 1992

Sofie

From 1886 to 1907 in the life of Sofie, a Jew in Copenhagen …
From 1886 to 1907 in the life of Sofie, a Jew in Copenhagen who is nearly 29, with no marital prospects, living with her loving parents. An artist, Hans Hojby, meets Sofie and is entranced,...
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1991
Cecilia
MovieJan 1, 1991

Cecilia

Cecilia released.
1990
Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg
MovieOct 5, 1990

Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg

Swedish national Raoul …
Swedish national Raoul Wallenberg, newcomer to politics and international machinations, travels to German-occupied Budapest during WWII in order to effectively intervene in the fate of ...
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1988
Skyggen af Emma
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MovieFeb 5, 1988

Skyggen af Emma

Emma (Line Kruse) is an eleven-year-old only child from a …
Emma (Line Kruse) is an eleven-year-old only child from a wealthy Danish family. Emma's parents seem more interested in their own interests than in her. One evening when Emma overhears her ...
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1987
Hip hip hurra!
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MovieSep 1, 1987

Hip hip hurra!

The life and times of the Scandinavian artists' colony …
The life and times of the Scandinavian artists' colony who lived in Skagen on the Danish coast during the 1890s. Not so much a biographical account, rather a portrait of a way of life. The ...
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1978
Vil du se min smukke navle?
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MovieOct 9, 1978

Vil du se min smukke navle?

Amidst a bunch of kids from …
Amidst a bunch of kids from a 9th grade class from Denmark which goes on a school trip to Sweden having a lot of experiences , the story surrounds Claus and Lene, which meet the first real feelings of love.
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Winterborn
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MovieSep 1, 1978

Winterborn

The story follows a group of women in a maternity ward for …
The story follows a group of women in a maternity ward for women with complicated pregnancies. The women have different ages and background, but in spite of their differences they develop a special bond. They go through ups and downs together, while each of them wait for their children to be born, with both hope and fear.
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1976
Strømer
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MovieOct 29, 1976

Strømer

The righteous cop Karl Jørgensen has recently been released …
The righteous cop Karl Jørgensen has recently been released from psychological treatment and suffer from stress and a dedicated temper to solve crimes. The Ex-wife has a new man in her life - not exactly what Karl would like around his daughter - and definite involved in a horse race fraud case. Strømer (Cop) pursues all clues and gets unexpected help from a tabloid journalist (Dick Kaysø) with new clues. Karl Jørgensen works hard and with no compromises when he causes an elderly society lady's suicide. Certain of solving the case Karl goes after the responsible but respectable backers. Will Karl win the fight with respectable organized crime?
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1948
Jesper Christensen
BirthMay 1948

Jesper Christensen

Jesper Christensen was born.
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