No Such Thing
Character: The Boss
Directed by: Hal Hartley
Written by: Hal Hartley
Produced by: Hal Hartley, Cecilia Kate Roque, Francis Ford Coppola, Friðrik Þór Friðriksson, Linda Reisman
Other cast: Sarah Polley, Robert John Burke, Margrét Ákadóttir, Julie Anderson, Anna Kristín Arngrímsdóttir
Release date: November 15, 2002 (Iceland)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Running time: 1h 42min

A humorous and satirical look at a society concerned only with instant gratification and voyeuristic sensationalism. Disgusted with human evolution, a foul-mouthed monster kills anyone who crosses his path. When a news crew sent to investigate the monster disappear, a guileless young woman dispatched to follow up on the story befriends the monster and becomes his only hope in ending his life of misery.


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