Horror · John has just been left by his girlfriend Ingrid. That day he allows himself to be seduced into a mystical and scary world, where it is impossible to separate truth from the lies. Naboer (English: Next Door) is a Norwegian psychological thriller film, directed by Pål Sletaune. In the movie, the protagonist John is drawn into a sexual, violent game by his two beautiful neighbours. Naboer received an over- 18 rating in Norway, which had only happened to four Norwegian movies before. 3 Oct A lonely apartment-dweller who was recently abandoned by his longtime girlfriend finds his sanity slipping as his friendship with the two mysterious women next door takes a seductively sinister turn in director Pål Sletaune's dark tale of obsession and paranoia. When John's girlfriend walks out on him.
John's not angry. His girlfriend may have left him - and discussed his 'problem' with Ake, her new man - but there's no reason to be distressed. She came, collected her stuff and left; it's all over now. Besides, the girls next door seem to be friendly, not to mention attractive. A little strange though, what with the hoarding of food. The Norwegian horror films range from the psychological dramas of Pål Sletaune to trashy, grotesque variations of American slasher movies. Sletaune's Next Door (Naboer, ) and The Monitor (Babycall, ) are explorations of subjective states similar to Roman Polanski's early works such as Repulsion (). Film details. Featuring. Kristoffer Joner Cecilie Mosli Julia Elise Schacht. Director. Pål Sletaune. Countries. Denmark Norway Sweden. Year. Type. Film. Alternative titles. NEXT DOOR Alternative. Cast & Credits. Show more. Cast. John . Kristoffer Joner. Anne. Cecilie Mosli. Kim. Julia Elise Schacht. Ingrid. Anna Bache-.