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Breaking The Waves (1996)


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3.5 out of 10 Breaking the Waves
damien from Cork, 27 Jul 2007
A true original and well worth watching. Great performance by Emily Walters. Interesting locations, north of Scotland, the oil-righ world. A powerful emotional film....
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1.5 out of 10 Breaking the Waves
Marguerite from Cork, 22 Jan 2011
Unusal filming presenting separate chapters of a tragic love story. Needed some patience to stay with it. Emily Watson played a strong part very sensitevly.
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2 out of 10 distrurbing
Jessica from Dublin, 13 Jan 2009
Fiund this moving profoundly disturbing - not one for my collection but very well acted
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2 out of 10 breaking the waves
John from Kildare, 06 Feb 2009
strange but intersting movie
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1 out of 10 One not be on top 20
Charyl from Dublin, 17 Jul 2007
expected more from film
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What's it about....
Danish director Lars von Trier's BREAKING THE WAVES is a sweeping romantic fable that is photographed like a low-budget documentary, resulting in a strikingly original motion picture from one of contemporary cinema's most distinct visionaries. Bess McNeill (Emily Watson) is a shy young woman living in a small Scottish shore town dominated by a strict religious sect. When she meets Jan (Stellan Skarsgaard), an offshore rig worker, the two immediately fall in love. Jan embraces...

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