Review: Melancholia

Director: Lars Von Trier Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Kiefer Sutherland ***originally written 17 October 2011*** Kirsten Dunst plays Justine, and she has just been wed to Michael (Alexander Skarsgard). They’re an altogether unfairly beautiful couple, and their wedding reception has been planned lovingly by Justine’s sister Claire (Charlotte Gainsbourg) and heavily financed by Claire’s …