Breaking the Waves (1996)

In a small and conservative Scottish village, a woman's paralytic husband convinces her to have extramarital intercourse so she can tell him about it and give him a reason for living.

Directing:
  • Lars von Trier

Writing:
  • Lars von Trier
  • Peter Asmussen

Stars:
Release Date: 1996-05-13
themoviedb icon 7.2/10
  • Country: DK, FR, IS, NL, NO, SE
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 159
  • Revenue: $3,803,298
Adrian Rawlins
Adrian Rawlin...
Dr. Richardson
Jean-Marc Barr
Jean-Marc Bar...
Terry
Katrin Cartlidge
Katrin Cartli...
Dodo McNeill
Emily Watson
Emily Watson
Bess McNeill
Stellan Skarsgård
Stellan Skars...
Jan Nyman
Sandra Voe
Sandra Voe
Mother
Udo Kier
Udo Kier
Sadistic Sailor
Mikkel Gaup
Mikkel Gaup
Pits
Finlay Welsh
Finlay Welsh
Coroner
David Bateson
David Bateson
Young Sailor