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  • Breaking the Waves
  • Year: 1996
  • Genres: Drama
  • Duration: 2h 39min
  • IMDb Rating: 7.9 based on 54,786 votes
  • Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar., Another 43 wins & 27 nominations.
  • Director: Lars von Trier (as Lars Von Trier)
  • Actors: Emily Watson, Stellan SkarsgĂ„rd, Katrin Cartlidge
  • Plot: Oilman Jan is paralyzed in an accident. His wife, who prayed for his return, feels guilty; even more, when Jan urges her to have sex with another.
  • Personal rating: 0.0
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