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Jesper Christensen

Born: May 16, 1948, Copenhagen, Denmark

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.Jesper Christensen (born 16 May 1948) is a Danish actor. A veteran of European cinema, he has more recently made the transition to English language projects, including The Interpreter and Revelations. He has also appeared as the mysterious villain Mr. White in the James Bond film Casino Royale and its sequel, Quantum of Solace.In his home country, Christensen has won 4 Bodil Awards, 3 for Best Actor (Hør, var der ikke en som lo?, Bænken, and Drabet) and 1 for Best Supporting Actor (Barbara).In 2006 Jesper Christensen declined when offered to receive the Knight's Cross of the Order of the Dannebrog. He thought the entire idea of monarchy is a crime to the members of the royal family and does not fit with modern ideas.Description above from the Wikipedia article Jesper Christensen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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SPECTRE (2015)

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Crime |
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United Kingdom |
| 143 Min

A cryptic message from Bond's past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.

75 2015 143
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Sex, Drugs & Taxation (2013)

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| 110 Min

Maybe the best thing to come out of Scandinavia during the hippie years was, in fact, the story of a radical libertarian and a hedonist capitalist. Their friendship, forged by being outsiders in a conformist country, took them through years of adulation and success, with slight detours into the welc...

66 2013 110
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The Last Sentence (2012)

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| 104 Min

Heiress Joanna Stayton hires carpenter Dean Proffitt to build a closet on her yacht -- and refuses to pay him for the project when it's done. But after Joanna accidentally falls overboard and loses her memory, Dean sees an opportunity to get even.

61 2012 104
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Melancholia (2011)

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Sci-Fi |
France |
Germany |
| 136 Min

Two sisters find their already strained relationship challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide with Earth.

71 2011 136
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The Young Victoria (2009)

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| 105 Min

A dramatization of the turbulent first years of Queen Victoria's rule, and her enduring romance with Prince Albert.

73 2009 105
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Flame & Citron (2008)

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Czech Republic |
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| 130 Min

During Nazi occupation, red-headed Bent Faurschou-Hviid (\Flame\) and Jorgen Haagen Schmith (\Citron\), assassins in the Danish resistance, take orders from Winther, whos in direct contact with Allied leaders. One shoots, the other drives. Until 1944, they kill only Danes; then Winther gives orders ...

73 2008 130
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Everlasting Moments (2008)

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In a time of social change and unrest, war and poverty, a young working class woman, Maria, wins a camera in a lottery. The decision to keep it alters her whole life.

75 2008 131
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Casino Royale (2006)

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Adventure |
Thriller |
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Czech Republic |
| 144 Min

James Bond goes on his first ever mission as a 00. Le Chiffre is a banker to the worlds terrorists. He is participating in a poker game at Montenegro, where he must win back his money, in order to stay safe among the terrorist market. The boss of MI6, known simply as M sends Bond, along with Vesper ...

80 2006 144
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Minor Mishaps (2002)

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| 109 Min

Minor Mishaps is the story of a family's reaction to the untimely death of their matriarch, examining the effect of the tragedy on John, her husband, who is himself ill, his daughters, Marianne and Eva, and their friends and family. When a man's wife dies in an accident, his children return ...

66 2002 109
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In China They Eat Dogs (1999)

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Comedy |
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| 91 Min

An intent fast paced Danish dark comedy film about two separately motivated brothers who with their slightly psychopathic tendencies end up in a touchy situation. One brother gets in serious trouble after a bank robbery and begs the other brother for help.

75 1999 91



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