Force Majeure (2014)

R   |    |  Comedy, Drama


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A family vacationing in the French Alps is confronted with a devastating avalanche.


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  • Johannes Kuhnke and Kristofer Hivju in Force Majeure (2014)
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  • Johannes Kuhnke and Lisa Loven Kongsli in Force Majeure (2014)
  • Kristofer Hivju in Force Majeure (2014)
  • Kristofer Hivju in Force Majeure (2014)
  • Johannes Kuhnke in Force Majeure (2014)

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2 February 2015 | spaceman88
9
| A real disaster
I consider myself fortunate not to have known much about the movie. Actually, I was expecting a french disaster-flick in the vein of "127 Hours", a post-avalanche survival tale, because of the promotional poster.

Boy, I was wrong. Being misguided often gets me irritated, but "Force Majeure" was shockingly impressive.

The narrative follows a Swedish couple on a ski-holiday with their children, and the aftermath of them facing a somewhat life- threatening situation. The disaster here is not a force of nature, but a force of human emotions.

With no intention of spoiling a movie you should know as little as possible about, this is a hard hitting emotional drama about human frailty, marriage, inner torment and moral dilemmas when it comes to love, and the authenticity of love.

Very much recommended to lovers of layered, intelligent drama. And I repeat, this is not a natural disaster movie.

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Release Date:

30 December 2014

Language

Swedish, Norwegian, English, French, Italian


Country of Origin

Sweden, France, Norway, Denmark, Italy

Filming Locations

Les Arcs, Savoie, France

Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$23,309 26 October 2014

Gross USA:

$1,359,497

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,094,339

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