Mads Mikkelsen in a still from Arctic (category IIA), directed by Joe Penna and also starring Maria Thelma Smaradottir.

Arctic film review: Mads Mikkelsen vs nature in captivating survival drama

  • Danish actor delivers one of the best performances of his career as a man battling an inhospitable, endless winter in director Joe Penna’s debut feature
  • While the film looks and sounds spectacular, it remains beholden to the very specific clichés of this particular subgenre
Topic |   European films

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Mads Mikkelsen in a still from Arctic (category IIA), directed by Joe Penna and also starring Maria Thelma Smaradottir.
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