Accessibility Links

Riders of Justice

Action, Comedy, Drama 1h 56m 2021

The latest jet-black comedy from Danish absurdist Anders Thomas Jensen (Men & Chicken) begins with a stolen bicycle, a seemingly random occurrence that escalates into outlandish conspiracy theory and gangland bloodshed. Jensen regular Mads Mikkelsen plays Markus, a military vet who is called home from duty when his wife, Emma, is killed, and his daughter traumatised by a horrific railway accident. Markus meets Otto (Nikolaj Lie Kaas), a witness to the crash and statistics expert, who becomes convinced that a notorious biker gang called ‘The Riders of Justice’ have orchestrated the train derailment through a complicated series of deliberate events, beginning with the stolen bike. Jensen expertly handles the shifts in tone the material presents, creating a high-wire act that functions as both an exciting thriller, and a risqué black comedy, whilst juggling weighty themes such as bereavement, PTSD, and the role of chance in determining the shape of our lives.

Language

Danish

Subtitles

English

Country

Denmark

You may also like

The Toll
Comedy, Crime, Thriller 1h 22m 2021
Shorta
Action, Crime 1h 48m 2021
Undergods
Drama, Comedy 1h 32m 2020
Boys from County Hell
Comedy, Horror 1h 29m 2021
The True Don Quixote
Drama, Comedy 1h 24m 2019

Download the app to view your purchased content!