The Good Heart

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The Good Heart – Carissimi nemici
Directed by Dagur KáriItalian title: The Good Heart – Carissimi nemici
Iceland, Denmark, USA, France, Germany / 2009 / 99'
Cast
Paul Dano (Lucas), Brian Cox (Jacques), Bill Buell (Roger Verne), Boði (Rococo), Isild Le Besco (April), Susan Blommaert (sour Nora), Alice Olivia Clarke (suor Mona)

Jacques, the curmudgeonly owner of a gritty New York dive bar, is determinedly drinking and smoking himself to death when he meets Lucas, a homeless young man who has already given up on life. Determined to keep his legacy alive, Jacques deems Lucas is a fitting heir and takes him under his wing. Lucas is a quick study, but their friendship is put to the test when the distraught and beautiful April shows up at the bar seeking shelter, and Lucas insists they help her out.

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