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2011-05-26 | Drama / Science Fiction

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Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth.
Director: Lars von Trier
Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Charlotte Gainsbourg

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35 wins 127 nominations
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    Best Actress

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    Palme d'Or

  • Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

    Best Actress


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Melancholia FAQ

The runtime of Melancholia is 135 minutes.
On April 15, 2021, there were 5297 public reaction to Melancholia including extraordinary, great acting, superb acting, intellectually stimulating, perfect casting.
Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth..
Melancholia won 2011 Cannes Film Festival, 2012 Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA, 2012 Alliance of Women Film Journalists, 2012 Bodil Awards, 2012 Danish Film Awards (Robert), 2012 French Syndicate of Cinema Critics, 2012 Gopo Awards, Romania, 2012 Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA), 2012 National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA, 2012 Ole Awards and 9 others.
The casts of Melancholia are Kirsten Dunst starring as Justine, Charlotte Gainsbourg starring as Claire, Kiefer Sutherland starring as John, Charlotte Rampling starring as Gaby, John Hurt starring as Dexter, Alexander Skarsgård starring as Michael.
The production budget of Melancholia was 7,400,000 USD.
The certification of Melancholia is R.
The release date of Melancholia is May 26, 2011.
The genre of Melancholia is Drama,Science Fiction.
On April 15, 2021, the IMDB rating of Melancholia is 7.2/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 80/100, Metacritic rating is 80/100, TMDB rating is 7.0/10.
The revenue of Melancholia was 15,946,321 USD.