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Let the Right One In

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Let the Right One In, Lina Leandersson

Let the Right One In

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
114 minutes
Limited Release Date:
10/24/08
performer:
Kare Hedebrant, Lina Leandersson, Per Ragnar
director:
Tomas Alfredson
distributor:
Magnet
author:
6294
genre:
Horror

We gave it an A-

Leave it to Sweden, moody land of Bergman and long winter nights, to come up with the best vampire movie of last year (a Hollywood remake is already planned). Tomas Alfredson’s import is like a Scandinavian Twilight minus the teen-steam schmaltz, packing in great gooey scares while tracing the friendship between a picked-on 12-year-old boy and a girl who hungers for the red stuff. Let the Right One In is a bloody great film — but the EXTRAS are anemic. A?

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