A Second Chance

A Second Chance

2015, NR, 102 min. Directed by Susanne Bier. Starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Ulrich Thomsen, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Maria Bonnevie.

Not reviewed at press time. Susanne Bier's Danish drama In a Better World won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film in 2010, but she's arguably been in a slump ever since. That this psychological drama about a grief-stricken set of parents wasn't screened for critics isn't encouraging.

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A Second Chance, Susanne Bier, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Ulrich Thomsen, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Maria Bonnevie

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