Let the Right One In

Let the Right One In
  • 2008
  • Sweden
  • 1h 54min
  • 15

Adapted from his debut novel by Swedish horror writer John Ajvide Lindqvist, this chilling coming of age story breathes new life into a tired vampire genre. It's the early 80s in the Stockholm suburb of Blackeburg and a life-changing friendship is struck between lonely 12-year-old Oskar (Hedebrant) and pale newcomer Eli (Leandersson). A work of nuance, sophistication and calmness – the blood soaked poetry of which is not easy to forget.

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The Big Comfy Bookshop, Coventry (0.0 miles)

Fargo Village, Unit 2F, Far Gosford Street, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 5ED
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Wed 24 Oct

£5.50

Prince Charles Cinema, London WC2H (0.0 miles)

7 Leicester Place, London, WC2H 7BY
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Tue 30 Oct

  • 20:45

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Let The Right One In (Lat Den Ratte Komma In)

2 Apr 20094 stars

DRAMA/HORROR Let the Right One In is a chilling Swedish coming-of-age story that breathes new life into a tired vampire genre marred by American high school teenagers and Christian lobbyist novelists (Stephanie Meyer, Anne Rice). It’s the early…

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