The Danish Girl Synopsis
THE DANISH GIRL is the remarkable love story inspired by the lives of Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener (portrayed by Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander), directed by Academy Award winner Tom Hooper.
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Movie Reviews

The Danish Girl

By Gabrielle Rosenberg
Amazing Cast, brilliant film! Another Oscar worthy performance by Eddie Redmayne. Great direction, cinematography, art direction and costume design. I really loved this film....

So emotional but absolutely phenomenal!

By glynniss
It goes without saying how important it is that we have a film about a transgender pioneer that will be widely viewed and admired this year. Eddie and Alicia are mesmerizing together, their love story...

this movie screams OSCAR

By lizbella1704

Disappointed. No Oscar for Redmayne this time.

By Delaneyjp2008
I was anxiously looking forward to this movie. Unfortunately, I quickly realized that the film was going to let me down. Alicia Vikander effortlessly upstaged Eddie Redmayne and was the only one with...

Incredible Performances, Beautifully Shot

By MovieManiac2003
Get the Oscar ready for Eddie...

great film

By leoslmiller
Film was a bit slow, but It had a great story and the acting was amazing. He deserves an Academy Award for this roll....

The Danish Girl

By lperhach
The Danish Girl is a beautiful film and worth seeing! It's well acted - the cast is brilliant, it's beautifully shot, and the story is important and timely. I highly recommend this film!...

the danish girl

By edwardf336
Very difficult script was translated to a gripping movie, a bit too long but the cinematography was stunning and filled in the gaps. Performances could not have been better. Redmayne should be strong...

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By Sharriso159
Thie Danish Girl is a must-see, a brilliant and moving film exploring fundamental themes of love and identity. Through the strength of the acting Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander build empathy for...


By Savimar22
It was so fantastic! The cast, the story and everything. Truly Oscar worthy performances....

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Rated R | For Some Sexuality and Full Nudity
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Great performance in fact-based transgender story.
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