Let the Right One InDVD - 2009 | Swedish | Widescreen ed.
"***1/2...boasts an engrossing blend of suspense, horror, puppy-love, and splashes of poetic gore, as it serves up imaginative twists on an old genre. Highly recommended."--Video Librarian
"In the basest of terms, a horror flick. But it's also a spectacularly moving and elegant movie..."--Washington Post
"This is one of the real finds of 2008."--Michael Phillips, Chicago Tribune
"The young actors are powerful in draining roles. We care for them more than they care for themselves."--Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
"...unfolds with quiet, masterly assurance."--Newsweek
"Tomas Alfredson packs his inventive directorial debut with deadpan humor, low-key thrills, and a touch of sentiment."--Library Journal
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Jenbrarian thinks this title is suitable for 17 years and over
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(In the frozen courtyard) Oskar: "Aren't you cold?" Eli: "No." Oskar: "Why not?" Eli: "I guess I've forgotten how."
Eli: Oskar... Do you like me?
Oskar: Yeah, a lot.
Eli: If I wasn't a girl... would you like me anyway?
Oskar: I suppose so.
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Oskar, a bullied 12-year old, dreams of revenge. He falls in love with Eli, a peculiar girl. She can't stand the sun or food and to come into a room she needs to be invited. Eli gives Oskar the strength to hit back but when he realizes that Eli needs to drink other people's blood to live he's faced with a choice. How much can love forgive? Set in the Stockholm suburb of Blackeberg in 1982. Written by John Nordling