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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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    Best Actress


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Melancholia FAQ

The runtime of Melancholia is 135 minutes.
The revenue of Melancholia was 15,946,321 USD.
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 production budget of Melancholia was 7,400,000 USD.
The director of Melancholia is Lars von Trier.
On July 23, 2021, there were 5306 public reaction to Melancholia including melancholic, engulfing, leaving imprint, melancholy mood, fatalistic.
The certification of Melancholia is R.
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 genre of Melancholia is Drama,Science Fiction.
The release date of Melancholia is May 26, 2011.