Nothing Bad Can Happen

Nothing Bad Can Happen

Directed by Katrin Gebbe

A young Christian has his faith tested in horrific ways after he’s taken in by a cruel sadist. When young Christian Tore helps a stranger named Benno, he’s invited back to Benno’s home and is taken in by his family. But this is no warm and fuzzy adoption tale. The twisted Benno soon decides to test Tore’s faith in God in sadistic ways. Will Tore realize that his suffering is not part of God’s plan and fight back? Or will he keep turning the other cheek? LIke THE WOMAN if it were directed by Lars von Trier or Michael Haneke, Katrin Gebbe’s tale of torment is a (sadly) still relevant meditation on the banality of evil and how good people often do nothing in the face of it.

A young Christian has his faith tested in horrific ways after he’s taken in by a cruel sadist.

Cast: Julius Feldmeier, Sascha Alexander Gersak, Annika Kuhl

Member Reviews

This was a really interesting and gripping watch. I know that a lot of us watch movies with really violent killers, but there is something that still manages to be jarring and horrifying about a movie like this that depicts abuse and sadism that feels so grounded in the real world. The tone is bleak through most of the film. Ultimately reminds me of what I know about the book of Job. I'm interested in learning more about the conception of this film and the events it was based on.

emmy89
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7 days ago

True life always the scariest

lemmyRamone
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9 days ago

As others have said, a very miserable movie. Gives you hope only to rip it away. Very good but not as disturbing as some other films I've seen.

vesseldeserted
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18 days ago

Is the movie in German with English subs?

BrownBizarro
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a month ago

This one gets under your skin and never leaves. Im a die hard horror fan, abd on rare occasion does something get to me, this movie had me itching to look

cloakedhalfling
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2 months ago