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Year: 2019
Original Title: Midsommar
Length: 140 minutes
Genre: Horror, Drama, Mistery
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Distributor: Entertainment Films
Age rating: Suitable only for adults
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Release Dates

United Kingdom: July 05 2019

United States: July 03 2019

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Ranking: 226 out of 15,360 movies (up 99)

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9.0 by Movie'n'co

7.4 by 10 media

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'Midsommar' follows the story of an american couple that decide to travel with some friends to Sweden to enjoy Midsommar's festival. This summer festival is located on a little village and it takes place every 90 years. However, what looked like nice holidays for everybody turned to be a nightmare when the misterious habitants of the village makes them to participate on their disturbing activities. The film is the new incursion into terror of Ari Aster, who became a celebrity after his previous film, 'Hereditary'. On it, a familia must overcome the passing of the grandmother, and they find various disturbing secrets which she keep hidden all her life. In the case of the next film, 'Midsommar', the ambience came from the rich scandinavian folklore, more specifically "midsommarstång", a special dance for good fortune. Hide full plot... Show full plot

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Despite the overused resource of using darkness and night scenes in horror movies, 'Midsommar' take place enterely during the day. Ari Aster's visual references for his upcoming Scandinavian folk horror are Black Narcissus (1947), Hard to be a God (2013), Macbeth (1971), and Tess (1979). The only American actor in the film is William Jackson Harper. The main character, Florence Pugh, is British, while Jack Reynor is Irish (although he was born in Colorado). Will Poulter is British, and all the other supporting actors are Swedish, British, or Hungarian.

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