What are the best Norwegian movies?

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    #1In Order of Disappearance

    In Order of Disappearance

    In Order of Disappearance is a Norwegian action movie directed by Hans Petter Moland starring Stellan Skarsgard in 2014. Following the story of a father's revenge for his son, it premiered at the 64th Berlin International Film Festival. 


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    Harini Jaiteley
    Written on July 17, 2018
    "It's like a Liam Neeson film, specifically Taken, since the main character is looking for revenge for his son. The cinematography is what I liked the most in this movie. "
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    #2The 12th Man

    The 12th Man

    The 12th Man is a Norwegian historical movie directed by Harald Zwart starring Thomas Gullestad in 2017. Based on a book, it received the Audience Choice Award for Best Film in Moscow Film Festival Main Competition.



    Joseph Carlson
    Written on July 17, 2018
    "Since I already read the book, I can now say that this movie adaptation gave justice to Jan Baalsrud's character. "
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    Headhunters is a Norwegian action thriller movie directed by Morten Tyldum starring Aksel Hennie, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Synnove Macody Lund in 2011. It won four Amanda Awards and a BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Language Film. 


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    Kathy Lewis
    Written on July 17, 2018
    "To be honest, I watched this movie because of Jamie Lannister. After watching it, they really deserve their film merits. ;)"
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    #4The Wave

    The Wave

    The Wave is a Norwegian disaster movie directed by Roar Uthaug starring Kristoffer Joner, Ane Dahl Torp, and Jonas Hoff Oftebro in 2015. It received Amanda Awards including Best Norwegian Film in Theatrical Release and Best Sound Design.


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    Sandra Kennedy
    Written on July 17, 2018
    "Watched a lot of disaster films but this one made in my list. I'm excited for the sequel of this film this August! I hope that they will push through the movie. "
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    #5Dead Snow: Red vs. Dead

    Dead Snow: Red vs. Dead

    Dead Snow: Red vs. Dead is an Icelandic-Norwegian horror comedy movie directed by Tommy Wirkola starring Vegar Hoel and Orjan Gamst in 2014. As the sequel of Dead Snow in 2009, it premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. 


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    Beverly Lucas
    Written on July 17, 2018
    "Zombie Nazis? There are lots of zombie films that I already watched and it gave a new formula for me since I followed Martin's character in this sequel. "
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    Kon-Tiki is a historical movie directed by Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg starring Pal Sverre Hagen and Anders Baasmo Christiansen in 2012. This film was both nominated at the Academy Awards and Golden Globe Awards. 


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    Joe Green
    Written on July 17, 2018
    "Based from a novel, Kon-Tiki made a great impression for me in terms of cinematography. The shots were really great!"
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    Trollhunter is a Norwegian fantasy horror movie directed by Andre Ovredal starring Otto Jespersen and Tomas Alf Larsen in 2010. Out of five nominations in Amanda Awards, it won the Best Visual Effects and the Public Choice Award.


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    Dennis Sanders
    Written on July 17, 2018
    "And this is where the myths of trolls started. But this time, they are being hunted. Watched this with my brother last night and the documentary style got me."
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    Thelma is a Norwegian horror movie directed by Joachim Trier starring Eili Harboe, Kaya Wilkins, Henrik Rafaelsen, and Ellen Dorrit in 2017. It won the Norwegian Critics Prize at the Norwegian International Film Festival. 


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    Madison Weber
    Written on July 17, 2018
    "An LGBT film and Thelma did its best for a horror movie. "


Best What are the best Norwegian movies
1In Order of DisappearanceMovies 10 Paid
2The 12th ManMovies 8 Paid
3HeadhuntersMovies 7 Paid
4The WaveMovies 6 Paid
5Dead Snow: Red vs. DeadMovies 5 Paid
6Kon-TikiMovies 3 Paid
7TrollhunterMovies 3 Paid
8ThelmaMovies 1 Paid

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