Breaking the Waves 1996


Cast and credits
Directed by Lars von Trier
Screenplay by Lars von Trier
Cast:
Bess McNeillEmily Watson
Jan NymanStellan Skarsgård
Dodo McNeillKatrin Cartlidge
TerryJean-Marc Barr
PriestJonathan Hackett
Sadistic SailorUdo Kier
PimRoef Ragas
Director of photography Robby Müller
Year:1996
Running time: 159 minutes 1
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Sight & Sound October nr. 10 1996


Country: Denmark
Sweden
France
Netherlands
Norway
Language: English
Release date: May 15, 1996
(Cannes Film Festival)
July 5, 1996
(Denmark)

Dolby stereo
In Colour
Anamorphic
Soundtrack
"All the Way from Memphis"
by Ian Hunter
performed by Mott the Hoople
"Blowin' in the Wind"
by Bob Dylan
performed by Tom Harboe, Jan Harboe, Ulrik Corlin

"Pipe Major Donald MacLean"
by and performed by Peter Roderick MacLeod

"In a Broken Dream"
by and performed by Python Lee Jackson, featuring Rod Stewart

"Cross Eyed Mary"
by Ian Anderson
performed by Jethro Tull

"Virginia Plain"
by Bryan Ferry,
performed by Roxy Music

"Whiter Shade of Pale"
by Keith Reid, Gary Brooker
performed by Procol Harum

"Hot Love"
by Marc Bolan
performed by T Rex

"Suzanne"
by and performed by Leonard Cohen

"Love Lies Bleeding", "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road"
by Elton John, Bernie Taupin
performed by Elton John

"Whiskey in the Jar"
by Phil Lynott, Eric Bell, Brian Downey
performed by Thin Lizzy

"Child in Time"
by Jon Lord, Ritchie Blackmore, Ian Gillan, Roger Glover, Ian Paice
performed by Deep Purple

"Life on Mars"
by and performed by David Bowie

"Your Song"
by and performed by Elton John

"Gay Gordons" (Trad.)
performed and arranged by Tom Harboe, Jan Harboe, Ulrik Corlin

"Scotland the Brave" (Trad.) "Barren Rock of Aden" by (Trad.)
performed by Tom Harboe, Jan Harboe, Ulrik Corlin

"Happy Landing"
by Paul Harmann

"Siciliana - Sonata BWV 1031/2nd Movement"
by Johann Sebastian Bach
arranged by Joachim Holbek, trumpet by Christian Steenstrup, organ by Carl-Ulrik Munch Andersen