• Director: Lars von Trier
• Writer: Lars von Trier
• Release Date: 18 May 2011 (Cannes Film Festival)
• MPAA Rating: N/A
• Parents Guide: View content advisory for parents
• Genre: Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller
• Runtime: 130 min.
• Box Office #s: Here

Cast Highlights
• Charlotte Gainsbourg
• Kiefer Sutherland
• Alexander Skarsgård

Two sisters find their relationship challenged as a nearby planet threatens to collide into the Earth.

From the Gallery



  • Penélope Cruz was originally cast in the lead role, but left the film for a part in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011). She was replaced by Kirsten Dunst.
  • Kirsten Dunst and Lars von Trier share the same birthday.
  • Olga Kurylenko was considered to play the lead role.


Justine: Life is only on Earth. And not for long.