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Despite what you may have been led to believe, Lars von Trier’s Nymphomaniac may well be the Danish auteur’s most accessible work in years.
Detailing the life of protagonist, Joe—played initially by Stacy Martin in the opening chapters, and in later sections and during the film’s framing scenes by Charlotte Gainsbourg—the five-and-a-half hour long film has gained a certain amount of notoriety due mostly to von Trier’s reputation and the...
QUIRKY TV series’ are always difficult to peg.
Sometimes they can be strange-yet-compelling while others can be so mental that the entire premise borders on insane.
With Lars von Trier – the man behind Antichrist – helming this Danish eight episode series, it’s safe to say that The Kingdom falls into the latter category.
Centred in Kingdom Hospital – or Riget, to be presise – it follows all manner of odd characters...