Best Mads Mikkelsen movies

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Best Mads Mikkelsen movies

TOP 25:
King Arthur
King Arthur
Character: Tristan
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Release: 2004
The story of the Arthurian legend, based on the 'Sarmatian hypothesis' which contends that the legend has a historical nucleus in the Sarmatian heavy cavalry troops stationed in Britain, and that the Roman-British military commander, Lucius Artorius Castus is the historical person behind the legend.

TOP 24:
Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky
Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky
Character: Igor Stravinsky
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2009
Paris 1913. Coco Chanel is infatuated with the rich and handsome Boy Capel, but she is also compelled by her work. Igor Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring is about to be performed. The revolutionary dissonances of Igor's work parallel Coco's radical ideas. She wants to democratize women's fashion; he wants to redefine musical taste. Coco attends the scandalous first performance of The Rite in a chic white dress. The music and ballet are criticized as too modern, too foreign. Coco is moved but Igor is inconsolable.


TOP 23:
Arctic
Arctic
Character: H. Overgård
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Release: 2018
A man stranded in the Arctic is finally about to receive his long awaited rescue. However, after a tragic accident, his opportunity is lost and he must then decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his camp or embark on a deadly trek through the unknown for potential salvation.

TOP 22:
Polar
Polar
Character: Duncan Vizla
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Release: 2019
When a retiring assassin realizes that he is the target of a hit, he winds up back in the game going head to head with a gang of younger, ruthless killers.

TOP 21:
The Door
The Door
Original Title: Die Tür
Character: David Andernach
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller, Science Fiction, Mystery
Release: 2009
A successful artist loses control of his life after his young daughter's death. A chance for a new start appears, but all is not what it seems.


TOP 20:
The Salvation
The Salvation
Character: Jon Jensen
Genre: Drama, Western
Release: 2014
In 1870s America, a peaceful American settler kills his family's murderer which unleashes the fury of a notorious gang leader. His cowardly fellow townspeople then betray him, forcing him to hunt down the outlaws alone.

TOP 19:
Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself
Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself
Original Title: Wilbur begår selvmord
Character: Horst
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2002
The strange comedy film of two close brothers; one, Wilbur, who wants to kill himself, and the other, Harbour, who tries to prevent this. When their father dies leaving them his bookstore they meet a woman who makes their lives a bit better yet with a bit more trouble as well.

TOP 18:
Charlie Countryman
Charlie Countryman
Character: Nigel
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Release: 2013
While traveling abroad, a guy falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex.


TOP 17:
Torremolinos 73
Torremolinos 73
Character: Magnus
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2003
Set in 1973 Spain, a struggling encyclopedia salesman and his wife take advantage of an offer to make adult films. The act turns him into an aspring legit filmmaker and her into an international sex symbol.

TOP 16:
Men & Chicken
Men & Chicken
Original Title: Mænd & høns
Character: Elias
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2015
Men & Chicken is a black comedy about two outcast brothers, who by getting to know their unknown family also discover a horrible truth about themselves and their relatives.

TOP 15:

Pusher

Pusher
Character: Tonny
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1996
A drug pusher grows increasingly desperate after a botched deal leaves him with a large debt to a ruthless drug lord.


TOP 14:

At Eternity's Gate

At Eternity's Gate
Character: The Priest
Genre: Drama
Release: 2018
Famed but tormented artist Vincent van Gogh spends his final years in Arles, France, painting masterworks of the natural world that surrounds him.

TOP 13:

Bleeder

Bleeder
Character: Lenny
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Release: 1999
Two stories for the price of one: Lenny works in a video shop and tries to get acquainted with the waitress Lea. Leo can't cope with the pressure of becoming a father, leading to trouble with his pregnant wife and especially her brother.

TOP 12:

Flame & Citron

Flame & Citron
Original Title: Flammen & Citronen
Character: Citron
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, War
Release: 2008
During Nazi occupation, red-headed Bent Faurschou-Hviid ("Flame") and Jørgen Haagen Schmith ("Citron"), assassins in the Danish resistance, take orders from Winther, who's in direct contact with Allied leaders. One shoots, the other drives. Until 1944, they kill only Danes; then Winther gives orders to kill Germans. When a target tells Bent that Winther's using them to settle private scores, doubt sets in, complicated by Bent's relationship with the mysterious Kitty Selmer, who may be a double agent. Also, someone in their circle is a traitor. Can Bent and Jørgen kill an über-target, evade capture, and survive the war? And is this heroism, naiveté, or mere hatred?

TOP 11:

Pusher II: With Blood on My Hands

Pusher II: With Blood on My Hands
Original Title: Pusher II
Character: Tonny
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2004
Tony is released from prison - again. This time he has his mind set on changing his broken down life, but that is easier said than done


TOP 10:

Open Hearts

Open Hearts
Original Title: Elsker dig for evigt
Character: Niels
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2002
Cecilie and Joachim are about to get married when a freak car accident leaves Joachim disabled, throwing their lives into a spin. The driver of the other car, Marie, and her family don’t get off lightly, either. Her husband Niels works in the hospital where he meets Cecilie and falls madly in love with her.

TOP 9:

After the Wedding

After the Wedding
Original Title: Efter brylluppet
Character: Jacob Pederson
Genre: Drama
Release: 2006
A manager of an orphanage in India is sent to Copenhagen, Denmark, where he discovers a life-altering family secret.

TOP 8:

Flickering Lights

Flickering Lights
Original Title: Blinkende lygter
Character: Arne
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Release: 2000
Four small gangsters from Copenhagen trick a gangster boss: they take over 4,000,000 kroner which they were supposed to bring him. Trying to escape to Barcelona they are forced to stop in the countryside, in an old, wrecked house, hiding there for several weeks. Slowly, one after another, they realize, that they would like to stay there, start a new life.

TOP 7:

The Green Butchers

The Green Butchers
Original Title: De grønne slagtere
Character: Svend
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2003
The Green Butchers (Danish: De grønne slagtere) is a black comedy featuring two butchers, Svend "Sweat" and Bjarne, who start their own shop to get away from their arrogant boss. Cannibalism is soon introduced to the plot, and further complications arise due to the reappearance of Bjarne's mentally retarded twin brother Eigil.

TOP 6:

Casino Royale

Casino Royale
Character: Le Chiffre
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 2006
Le Chiffre, a banker to the world's terrorists, is scheduled to participate in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro, where he intends to use his winnings to establish his financial grip on the terrorist market. M sends Bond—on his maiden mission as a 00 Agent—to attend this game and prevent Le Chiffre from winning. With the help of Vesper Lynd and Felix Leiter, Bond enters the most important poker game in his already dangerous career.


TOP 5:

Doctor Strange

Doctor Strange
Character: Kaecilius
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Release: 2016
After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.

TOP 4:

A Royal Affair

A Royal Affair
Original Title: En kongelig affære
Character: Johann Friedrich Struensee
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Release: 2012
A young queen falls in love with her physician, and they start a revolution that changes their nation forever.

TOP 3:

Adam's Apples

Adam's Apples
Original Title: Adams æbler
Character: Ivan
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Release: 2005
A neo-nazi sentenced to community service at a church clashes with the blindly devotional priest.

TOP 2:

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Character: Galen Erso
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2016
A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.

TOP 1:

The Hunt

The Hunt
Original Title: Jagten
Character: Lucas
Genre: Drama
Release: 2012
A teacher lives a lonely life, all the while struggling over his son’s custody. His life slowly gets better as he finds love and receives good news from his son, but his new luck is about to be brutally shattered by an innocent little lie.