Brothers Reviews

June 14, 2018
Emotionally commanding.
February 28, 2018
Taut and unexpected, Brothers is gripping from start to finish.
November 7, 2012
Strong performances and scenes of the father's imprisonment in war camps make for tense viewing.
September 18, 2007
if every film I see is as satisfying a complex human drama as this, I wouldn't have much to gripe about.
March 4, 2007
Un drama familiar intimista y bien actuado sobre los efectos que puede producir un trauma en la vida de las personas, y sobre la oportunidad de cambiar.
February 22, 2007
A poignant reminder that social issues, in the end, are personal matters.
October 17, 2006
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December 9, 2005
It is a universal story, flashing with both insight and pain the likes of which most mainstream Hollywood pictures can only hint at.
November 15, 2005
...about the kind of choices that we might make under duress â" and about the sort of accommodations we must necessarily make with the difficult choices our loved ones make.
September 22, 2005
This is storytelling at its best, with each scene building toward a crescendo of moral decisions.
August 12, 2005
The two male leads, bulwarks of the Danish film industry for more than a decade, play off each other like the veterans they are.
August 5, 2005
After the film ends you may find fault with certain plot elements, but while you're watching it, Bier's effort totally sucks you in.
July 16, 2005
...intriguing...
June 24, 2005
Bier, honored as an Emerging Master at the Seattle International Film Festival this year, is clearly a director to watch. In her hands, a story that could become melodramatic is gripping and heartbreaking.
June 24, 2005
The intimate handheld camera work and the attention to life's small details bring an emotional authenticity to this heartbreaking story.
June 23, 2005
The film melts into a duel of despair, rivalry and reconciliation that is as pure as it is painful.
June 23, 2005
The been-there, seen-that feeling is hard to shake, despite the undeniable skill in the presentation.