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Thumbnail for King of Devil's Island (2010) King of Devil's Island (2010)

Basics Critics:71Viewers:72Rusty:77
Category: Bio/History, DramaSub-Category: drama, historical film, action film, prison filmMain subject: Bastøy PrisonNarrative location: Bastøy PrisonRuntime: 115 minutesColor: colorLanguage: Norwegian, SwedishCountry: Norway, FranceFilming location: Kalvi manorDirector: Marius Holst, Karin JulsrudScreenwriter: Dennis Magnusson, Mette Marit Bølstad, Lars Saabye ChristensenMusic: Johan SöderqvistCinematography: John Andreas AndersenStars: Stellan Skarsgård, Benjamin Helstad, Kristoffer Joner, Trond Nilssen, Ellen Dorrit PetersenProducer: Karin JulsrudStudio: 4 1/2 FilmAwards won: Amanda Award for Best Film
silver nugget to the best Norwegian film
Award details: (details at IMDb)

Based on a true story: Norwegian winter, 1915. On the island Bastøy, outside Oslo, a group of young boys aged 11 to 18, are held in an institution for delinquent youth, notorious for its sadistic regime. One day a new boy, Erling, arrives, determined to escape from the island. After a tragic incident, he ends up leading the boys in a violent uprising. When the boys manage to take over the island, 150 soldiers are sent in to restore order.

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