Why to Watch - Pusher

This is just a gritty, arthouse, realistic movie. The story will not blow you away but it is an amazing character piece. Not to mention, early Mads Mikkelsen playing a fucking psycho to put him on the map. Check out the whole Pusher trilogy if you like this one.



Pusher Crime, Thriller | August 30, 1996 (Denmark) 7.4
Director: Nicolas Winding RefnWriter: Jens Dahl, Nicolas Winding RefnStars: Kim Bodnia, Zlatko Buric, Laura DrasbækSummary: Frank is a drug pusher on the roll until he makes a huge deal with dope that he hasn't paid for and he gets busted by the police. He manages to dump the dope in a nearby lake but he owes his supplier a lot of money (not a nice guy to owe money to). Now we follow Frank in his quest to raise money in the underworld of Copenhagen. —S. Lasborg <Lasborg@dk-online.dk>


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