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Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself

Rating:R (for language and some disturbing images)
Genre:Drama, Comedy
Release Date:March 12, 2004
Running time:111 minutes
Cast:Jamie Sives, Adrian Rawlins, Shirley Henderson, Lisa McKinlay, Mads Mikkelsen
Director:Lone Scherfig
Producer:Sisse Graum Olsen
Writer:Anders Thomas Jensen, Lone Scherfig
Distributor:ThinkFilm Inc

Web Site: http://www.wilburthemovie.co.uk/

Description: Harbour has spent his whole life trying to take care of his motherless and suicidal little brother, Wilbur. The brothers are inseparable. In their thirties, they lose their father and inherit his second-hand bookshop. One day Alice enters the shop with her little daughter. Alice is a cleaning lady at the nearby hospital and she sells the books that the patients leave behind. The daughter Mary yearns for a home where the books don't always get sold. Harbour falls in love with Alice, and soon all four of them are closely intertwined in each other's lives--and deaths.

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