Reprise Poster

Release Date: May 16th, 2008

R|1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary
Phillip (Anders Danielsen Lie) and Erik (Espen Klouman Høiner) have been best friends since childhood. Both young men share a passion for the works of reclusive novelist Sten Egil Dahl, and both harbor literary ambitions. However, fate deals differently with the friends as each strives to make his dream come true.

Cast: Anders Danielsen Lie, Espen Klouman Høiner, Viktoria Winge, Henrik Elvestad, Christian Rubeck

Director: Joachim Trier

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Filmlance International AB, 4 1/2 Film

Distributors: Miramax Films

Keywords: 2000s, Amusing, Friend, Rise, Quest, Melodramatic, Girlfriend, Friendship, Rivalry

Ratings & Reviews

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  • A kinetic delight, Reprise comes from director Joachim Trier, born in Denmark but raised in Oslo, Norway, and it’s a highlight of the filmgoing year so far. show more

  • With its almost stream-of-consciousness style, Reprise offers a fresh and compelling look at the vagaries of friendship and creativity. show more

  • Anders Danielsen Lie, gives a performance that's as distinctive as any in recent memory -- casually witty, remarkably graceful and yet terrifying in its explosiveness. show more

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