Dancer in the Dark (2000)

R   |    |  Crime, Drama, Musical

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An East European girl travels to the United States with her young son, expecting it to be like a Hollywood film.




  • Catherine Deneuve and Björk in Dancer in the Dark (2000)
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  • David Morse and Peter Stormare in Dancer in the Dark (2000)
  • Björk in Dancer in the Dark (2000)
  • Björk at an event for Dancer in the Dark (2000)

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19 September 2019 | Advocate-6
| Ridiculously watchable
By any standard metrics this movie should be a disaster but after you get over the initial shock of it being a musical it's a deep and moving drama with so much feels it's hard to express. There's a whole movie interspersed with whole music videos, each of which plays perfectly off of the other. I wouldn't recommend this for just anyone but if it sounds like the sort of thing you're into, i promise you won't be disappointed.

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Release Date:

6 October 2000


English, German, Czech

Country of Origin

Denmark, Germany, Netherlands, Italy, UK, France, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Argentina, Norway, Taiwan, Belgium

Filming Locations

Arlington, Washington, USA

Box Office


$12,800,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$91,612 24 September 2000

Gross USA:


Cumulative Worldwide Gross:


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