A provocative film that explores the difficult choices between revenge and forgiveness, In a Better World follows two Danish families and the unusual and dangerous friendship that develops between them. Bullied at school, Elias is defended by Christian, a boy greatly troubled over his mother’s death. So when the two become involved in an act of revenge with potentially tragic consequences, it’s their parents who are left to help them come to terms with the complexity of human emotions, pain and empathy in this 2010 Academy Award® and Golden Globe® winner for Best Foreign Film.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.0 out of 5
80 Ratings
80 Ratings

78% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 7.1/10
  • Fresh 93
  • Rotten 27

Critics Consensus: In a Better World is a sumptuous melodrama that tackles some rather difficult existential and human themes.

Information

Studio
Sony Pictures Classics
Genre
Drama
Released
Copyright
© 2010 2011 Zentropa Entertainments16 ApS. All Rights Reserved.

Languages

Primary
Dutch (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)

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