Feature - International / UK premiere

Truth About Men (Sandheden Om Mænd)

  • Nikolaj Arcel /
  • Denmark /
  • 2010 /
  • 91 mins

Thure Lindhardt, Tuva Novotny, Rosalinde Mynster, Signe Egholm Olsen

The insecurities of men of a certain age are beautifully addressed in a clever comedy that features cameos from some well-known faces in Danish cinema.

When Mads, a frustrated and doubt-filled screenwriter in his early thirties suddenly becomes aware of his own mortality, he leaves both his job and his long-term relationship to seek out the satisfying life he always dreamed of. Errors of judgement and the shattering of idealised memories make his quest as amusing as it is difficult.

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  • #1 M Kelly / Friday 17 June, 2011 / 11:07 GMT

    Mmmm, starts well, but seems to drift off towards the end.

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