Best Movies of Susanne Bier

Efter brylluppet (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 159 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 78 | Earnings: $1.53M

A manager of an orphanage in India is sent to Copenhagen, Denmark, where he discovers a life-altering family secret.


Elsker dig for evigt (2002)

Aggregate Rating: 154 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 77 | Earnings: $0.12M

A Dogme film about an engaged couple that is torn apart after the man is paralyzed in an accident, and the woman falls in love with the husband of the woman who caused the accident.


Brødre (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 153 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $0.38M

Two brothers must negotiate changing roles and shifting family dynamics when one is sent to war in Afghanistan.


Hævnen (2010)

Aggregate Rating: 144 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $1.01M

The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. But loneliness, frailty and sorrow lie in wait.


Things We Lost in the Fire (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 139 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $2.85M

A recent widow invites her husband's troubled best friend to live with her and her two children. As he gradually turns his life around, he helps the family cope and confront their loss.


Bird Box (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: null

A woman and a pair of children are blindfolded and make their way through a dystopian setting along a river.


Den skaldede frisør (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 127 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: $1.63M

A hairdresser who has lost her hair to cancer finds out her husband is having an affair, travels to Italy for her daughter's wedding and meets a widower who still blames the world for the loss of his wife.


En chance til (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 103 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 35 | Earnings: null

How far would decent human beings be willing to go, when tragedy blurs the line between just and unjust? With "A Second Chance", Susanne Bier and Anders Thomas Jensen have crafted another ...


Serena (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 92 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 36 | Earnings: $0.18M

In Depression-era North Carolina, the future of George Pemberton's timber empire becomes complicated when he marries Serena.


Den eneste ene (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

When handyman Niller comes to install Sus' new kitchen one day, their immediate crush is a sweet escape from both of their problematic relationships.


Pensionat Oskar (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 62 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

The Runeberg family is an ordinary middle class family, with a house in a suburb, a car and three children. By vacationing in a rented house by the sea, the hope is that the tension and ...


Freud flyttar hemifrån... (1991)

Aggregate Rating: 59 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In the Jewish family Cohen mother Rosha is having her 60th birthday and her three children come to celebrate with her. Angelique, aka Freud, still lives at home and uses her knowledge of ...


Det bli'r i familien (1993)

Aggregate Rating: 58 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Jan thinks he is Swedish-Danish, but after his mother's death he discovers he was adopted. As his world begins to fall apart, he decides to find his birth parents. The hunt leads him to ...


Livet är en schlager (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 52 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Mona Bergström is a sweet euro-vision-obsessed woman in her 30's. She is married to a lazy husband and have 4 children, all named after her favorite Swedish euro-vision pop stars. Her ...


Sekten (1997)

Aggregate Rating: 43 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Mona is a young woman, engaged to a man who never shows up. She relies strongly on her supportive friend, Anne. Mona suspects that Anne's psychologist, Dr. Lark, is acting funny towards her...