Tagged with danish films

Review: Klown Forever, 2016, dir. Mikkel Nørgaard

Review: Klown Forever, 2016, dir. Mikkel Nørgaard


Remember five years ago when I reviewed that movie Klown? I’m at it again, reviewing its sequel, Klown Forever, over at The Playlist, much like its stars, Casper Christensen and Frank Hvam, are at it again playing awful, petty, self-destructive alternate versions of themselves. How nice to be reunited with them. Wait: No, not how “nice.” How … Continue reading

Review: Men & Chicken, 2016, dir. Anders Thomas Jensen

Review: Men & Chicken, 2016, dir. Anders Thomas Jensen


My familiarity with Danish comedy extends about as far as Mikkel Nørgaard’s Klown, the rom-coms of Lone Scherfig, and Adam’s Apples, Anders Thomas Jensen’s 2005 black comedy about the book of Job. Basically, I’m not especially well-versed on the subject, though I know enough to know that Mads Mikkelsen can actually be pretty damn funny when he feels … Continue reading