The 11th Hour (2014 film)

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The 11th Hour [1] [2]
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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Anders Morgenthaler [3]
Written byAnders Morgenthaler [4]
Produced byMarie Cecilie Gade [5]
Julie Lind-Holm [6]
Cinematography Sturla Brandth Grøvlen [10] [11] [12]
Edited byOlivia Neergaard-Holm [13]
Music by Jóhann Jóhannsson [14]
Distributed by TrustNordisk [17] [18] (DE, DK)
Brainstorm Media [19] [20] (US)
Release dates
  • September 30, 2014 (2014-09-30)(Hamburg)
  • June 12, 2015 (2015-06-12)(United States)
Running time
97 minutes [22] [23]
  • Germany
  • Denmark
[24] [25] [26] [27]

The 11th Hour (also known [28] as I Am Here [29] [30] ) is a 2014 American drama film [31] directed [32] and written [33] by Anders Morgenthaler [34] [35] and starring [36] [37] Kim Basinger [38] [39] [40] and Jordan Prentice. [41] The film was released on VOD. [42]



Hamburg-based businesswoman Maria, in her 40s, has achieved everything in her job and is married, but her being childless makes her unhappy. After another miscarriage, she learns that she will never be a mother of her life because of her age. Maria decides to check a rumor that prostitutes in Eastern Europe may sell their newborns for money. In search of a woman who could sell her a baby, Maria gets deeper and deeper into the dark world of prostitution and human trafficking. Soon, she faces serious problems as she is confronted by a brutal Russian criminal.



Critical response

To date, The 11th Hour only has a 13 percent rating [50] on Rotten Tomatoes [51] and a 32 score [52] on Metacritic. IndieWire felt that Kim Basinger "does what she can with [The 11th Hour] material, but that's not much". [53]

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