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Day of Wrath (1943)

15 09/13/1943 (DK) DramaRomance 1h 37m
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A Drama of Fear and Superstition in the 20th Century

Overview

In a Danish village in the early 1600s, a young woman named Anne, whose mother was thought to be a witch, develops sympathy toward an old woman, Marte, who is accused of witchcraft. The intervention of Anne's older but kindly husband, Pastor Absalon saved her mother -- but now, urged on by his overbearing mother, he refuses to help Marte. When Absalon's son returns home and is attracted to Anne, it's a matter of time before her family destiny catches up with her.

  1. Carl Theodor Dreyer

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Mogens Skot-Hansen

    Writer

  3. Poul Knudsen

    Writer

  4. Paul La Cour

    Writer

  5. Hans Wiers-Jenssen

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Preben Lerdorff Rye

    Preben Lerdorff Rye

    Martin (Absalon's son from first marriage) (uncredited)

  2. Lisbeth Movin

    Lisbeth Movin

    Anne Pedersdotter (Absalon's second wife) (uncredited)

  3. Thorkild Roose

    Rev. Absalon Pederssøn (uncredited)

  4. Olaf Ussing

    Olaf Ussing

    Laurentius (uncredited)

  5. Preben Neergaard

    Preben Neergaard

    Degn (uncredited)

  6. Sigrid Neiiendam

    Merete (uncredited)

  7. Hans Christian Sørensen

  8. Lisbeth Movin

    Lisbeth Movin

    Anna - hans kone

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Day of Wrath

Original Title Vredens dag

Status Released

Original Language Danish

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Revenue -

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