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Lilya Forever (Lilja 4-ever) (2002)

Lilya Forever
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(327 ratings)
7.9 IMDB rating

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Lyubov Agapova

Lyubov Agapova

Lilja's Mother


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1 year ago at Apr 25 9:51
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Lilya forever is a brilliant film, the acting brilliant the story brutal but brilliant. Lilja is a young girl with only one dream a happy life, which turns into a life of horror and the only way to have her happy ending is through tragedy. This movie is at times graphic, brutal but honest, it shows the horror of what really happens in the sex trade. The ending for me was my favourite part, even th... read more

A very good movie

3 years, 9 months ago at Aug 2 7:16
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Back then, I thought 'Fucking Åmål' was a very solid directing debut and I was really curious to see what Lukas Moodysson would do next. Eventually, it took many years to see something else from this guy but it was definitely worth it. Indeed, I thought this follow up (his 3rd directing effort, as a matter of fact) was really impressive but I thought it was also a really heartbreaking story. I m... read more
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Sixteen-year-old Lilja and her only friend, the young boy Volodja, live in Estonia, fantasizing about a better life. One day, Lilja falls in love with Andrej, who is going to Sweden, and invites Lilja to come along and start a new life.
Release date: 23 August 2002
Prostitution (11), Drama (11), 2000s (9), Sweden (7), Human Trafficking (6), Russia (5), Teenage (5), Isolation (5), Abuse (5), Swedish (5), Rape (4), Suicide (4), Sex (4), (4), Disturbing (4), Russian (3), 2000's (2), Tragedy (2), Friendship (2), Teenager (2)
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“Lilya forever is a brilliant film, the acting brilliant the story brutal but brilliant. Lilja is a young girl with only one dream a happy life, which turns into a life of horror and the only way to have her happy ending is through tragedy. This movie is at times graphic, brutal but honest, it shows the horror of what really happens in the sex trade. The ending for me was my favourite part, even though it is sad it was just the way it was shoot it was the part where I cried the most. Oksana Akinshina did such a brilliant job, when she did not speak her face continued to tell the tale. If you can handle brutal honest films you will like this one, but it is very depressing but so worth a look.” read more

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