Tag Archives: Norway

Trollhunter (Trolljegeren) (André Øvredal, 2010)

The tone of this Blair Witchy mockumentary is established early on, when grizzled mancub Otto Jespersen storms out of a dark forest, oily leather jacket flapping behind him like a broken wing, hollering “troll,” as if hailing a cab on … Continue reading

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Dead Snow (Død snø) (Tommy Wirkola, 2009)

This Norwegian film is a by-the-numbers isolated-cabin-in-the-woods yarn; a frenetic gore-fest dripping with glops of guts and grey matter; or a loving pastiche of Evil Dead 2 and the Dita Parlo section of Grand Illusion, depending on the moment when … Continue reading

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