Swedish filmmaker Tomas Alfredson weaves friendship, rejection and loyalty into a disturbing and darkly atmospheric, yet poetic and unexpectedly tender tableau of adolescence. LET THE RIGHT ONE IN is based on the best-selling novel by John Ajvide Lindqvist.
Twelve year old Oskar is an outsider; struggling to fit in at school and left alone to fend for himself at home while his mother works nights. One evening he meets the mysterious Eli. As a sweet romance blossoms between them, Oskar learns to overcome his tormentors and discovers Eli?s dark secret and the connections to gruesome events occurring across town. Together they must help Eli be gone and live, or stay and die.
Releasing nationwide Friday 10 April, LET THE RIGHT ONE is the critically acclaimed tender and haunting coming of age story of 2009.
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