Budbringeren (Junk Mail)
Budbringeren (Junk Mail) (1997)

Dimwitted, somewhat misanthropic Oslo mail carrier Roy's quiet life changes dramatically on the day he steals a set of keys and lets himself into the apartment of a deaf woman who seems to be in trouble with a psychotic criminal. Though… More

Rated: Unrated
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DVD Release Date: February 16, 1999
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Critic Score: 93% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Strong black comedy from Norway about disillusioned, slacker mailman

Kevin Lally
Film Journal International

A funny and clever caper with a most unlikely romantic hero.

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James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

What sets "Junk Mail" apart from most American comedies is how much of it takes place in silence, as Roy finds himself in slapstick situations reminiscent of Rowan Atkinson's "Mr. Bean."

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This Buster Keaton wannabe movie is supposedly a comedy/romance about an inept, morose Oslo mailman, Roy (Skjaerstad).

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Jens S.
This is critically acclaimed Norwegian film paints a horribly depressing image of urban Oslo as we follow a lonely postman on his daily routine of work and… More