Most Popular Titles With Bo Widerberg


1. All Things Fair (1995)

130 min | Drama, Romance, War

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Malmö, Sweden during the Second World War. Stig is a 15 year old pupil on the verge of adulthood. Viola is 37 years old and his teacher. He is attracted by her beauty and maturity. She is ... See full summary »

Writer: Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Johan Widerberg, Marika Lagercrantz, Tomas von Brömssen, Karin Huldt

2. Man on the Roof (1976)

R | 110 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Police lieutenant Nyman is murdered in his hospital bed and Martin Beck and his colleagues have another murder to solve. They discover that Nyman was a very tough policeman who received ... See full summary »

Writers: Maj Sjöwall, Per Wahlöö, Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Carl-Gustaf Lindstedt, Sven Wollter, Thomas Hellberg, Håkan Serner

3. Elvira Madigan (1967)

PG | 91 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.6
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The Danish tightrope dancer Elvira Madigan meets Lieutenant Sixten Sparre, a Swedish officer who is married and has two children. They both decide to run away.

Writers: Bo Widerberg, Noelle Gilmour | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Pia Degermark, Thommy Berggren, Anne Mette Michaelsen, Søren Svejstrup

4. Adalen 31 (1969)

X | 110 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.3
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During a strike strike-breakers are being transported to Lunde, where they are assaulted by the strikers. The military are sent in. On the 14th May 1931 there is a confrontation between ... See full summary »

Writer: Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Peter Schildt, Kerstin Tidelius, Roland Hedlund, Stefan Feierbach

5. Raven's End (1963)

101 min | Drama

8.0
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An aspiring young writer lives in a bleak working class block in the late 1930s.

Writer: Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Thommy Berggren, Keve Hjelm, Emy Storm, Ingvar Hirdwall

6. Mannen från Mallorca (1984)

106 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.9
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In Stockholm, on St. Lucy's feast day, a bandit daringly robs a crowded post office. Within a fortnight, two witnesses are dead. Two cops from vice squad, Johansson and Jarnebring, who were... See full summary »

Writers: Leif G.W. Persson, Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Sven Wollter, Tomas von Brömssen, Håkan Serner, Ernst Günther

7. Victoria (1979)

89 min | Drama

5.4
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The tragic romance between the son of a miller and a landlord's daughter.

Writers: Knut Hamsun, Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Michaela Jolin, Stephan Schwartz, Pia Skagermark, Sigmar Solbach

8. Joe Hill (1971)

GP | 114 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.2
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About the life and death of the legendary Swedish/American agitator Joe Hill.

Writers: Bo Widerberg, Richard Weber, Steve Hopkins | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Thommy Berggren, Anja Schmidt, Kelvin Malave, Evert Anderson

9. Stubby (1974)

89 min | Family, Sport

5.5
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Six year old Johan, a.k.a. Fimpen, loves football. One day his talents are discovered. It doesn't take long before Fimpen gets to travel around with the national team. Fimpen becomes an ... See full summary »

Writer: Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Johan Bergman, Magnus Härenstam, Monica Zetterlund, Ernst-Hugo Järegård

10. The Serpent's Way (1986)

111 min | Drama

6.3
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A salesman and his son sexually abuse the generations of women of a poor family as payment for debt. Janni must see his mother, sister, niece and wife all being exploited, and the family grow bigger with the abuser's kids.

Writers: Torgny Lindgren, Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Stina Ekblad, Stellan Skarsgård, Reine Brynolfsson, Pernilla August

11. Kärlek 65 (1965)

96 min | Drama

6.2
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A film director has problems coping with his wife and marriage. The daughter is their only connecting link. He is looking for love and sex elsewhere. A married woman becomes his new partner for a while.

Writer: Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Keve Hjelm, Ann-Marie Gyllenspetz, Inger Taube, Evabritt Strandberg

12. The Wild Duck (1989 TV Mini-Series)

165 min | Drama

8.0
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"Every generation needs Ibsen" says Bo Widerberg and presents his version of the classic drama "The Wild Duck" from 1884. As in a thriller we get to follow how the family happiness of the Ekdahls is driven towards a tragic disintegration.

Stars: Tomas von Brömssen, Pernilla August, Stellan Skarsgård, Sten-Åke Cederhök

13. En handelsresandes död (1979 TV Movie)

126 min | Drama

6.1
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Writers: Arthur Miller, Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Carl-Gustaf Lindstedt, Birgitta Valberg, Börje Ahlstedt, Jonas Bergström

14. Barnvagnen (1963)

95 min | Drama

6.7
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Following his manifesto for a new Swedish cinema, director Widerberg started his career with this realist tale of young woman, Britt, who has two flings, but finds herself with difficult decisions when she finds herself pregnant.

Writer: Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Inger Taube, Thommy Berggren, Lars Passgård, Ulla Akselson

15. The White Match (1968)

102 min | Documentary, Sport

6.9
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Collective documentary about the riots at Sweden's Davis Cup tennis match against Rhodesia in Båstad, 1968.

Directors: Roy Andersson, Kalle Boman, Lena Ewert, Staffan Hedqvist, Lennart Malmer, Jörgen Persson, Ingela Romare, Inge Roos, Axel Rudorf-Lohmann, Rudi Spee, Bo Widerberg | Stars: Matts Carlgren, Rune Johansson, Herman Kling, Olof Palme

16. Emma åklagare (1997)

48 min | Crime

5.5
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As a prosecutor, Emma Derkert does not only rely on evidence, but also on her emotions. That is her biggest strength, yet also her weakness, her emotions aren't always appropriate with ... See full summary »

Creators: Rita Holst, Jon Lindström | Stars: Marika Lagercrantz, Per Mattsson, Harriet Andersson, Polki Nordström

17. The Father (1988 TV Movie)

118 min | Drama

7.7
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A charged power struggle between spouses. A tug of war to the death of an only child as ends and means.

Writer: August Strindberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Thommy Berggren, Ewa Fröling, Melinda Kinnaman, Majlis Granlund

18. Hebriana (1990 TV Movie)

152 min | Drama

7.6
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During a midsummer weekend in the eighties a family gather in their summerhouse in the archipelago. The memory of the dead family father surfaces when Britt-Marie, now calling herself ... See full summary »

Writer: Lars Norén | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Gaby Stenberg, Lena Olin, Irene Lindh, Kristina Törnqvist

19. Pojken och draken (1962 TV Movie)

30 min | Family

6.5
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It is Arild's birthday, but his father has forgotten this and goes to work as usual. The mother is in the hospital to give birth. In the afternoon father and son visit the mother in the hospital.

Writers: Jan Troell, Bo Widerberg | Directors: Jan Troell, Bo Widerberg | Stars: Ale Möller, Bodil Mathiasson, Ulla-Greta Starck, Rune Turesson

20. Zoo Story (1964 TV Movie)

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This is a play of an alienated man (Jerry) who cannot make any relationship with any human. The only creature he makes contact with is a dog. One day sits on a bench in the Central Park and... See full summary »

Writer: Edward Albee | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Keve Hjelm, Toivo Pawlo

21. Heja Roland! (1966)

96 min | Comedy

5.6
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Young Roland wants to write. In desperate need of money, he takes job at an advertising agency. He ends up in a department that advertise cosmetics. He is commissioned to do market research of a new remedy for pimples.

Writer: Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Thommy Berggren, Mona Malm, Ulf Palme, Holger Löwenadler

22. Buddies (1976)

104 min | Drama

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Kent, Lasse, Olle and Sven are in their mid-twenties and have been friends since childhood. At a restaurant they meet two young women and one of them, Lena, becomes pregnant. Now, who is ... See full summary »

Writers: Lars Molin, Jan Halldoff, Ove Magnusson, Bo Widerberg | Director: Jan Halldoff | Stars: Anki Lidén, Göran Stangertz, Thomas Hellberg, Christer Jonsson

23. Linje lusta (1981 TV Movie)

170 min | Drama

7.0
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Writer: Tennessee Williams | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Börje Ahlstedt, Bibi Andersson, Kjell Bergqvist, Carolyn Carswell-Bennet

24. Rött och svart (1980)

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Writer: Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Thommy Berggren, Ingvar Hirdwall, Johan Widerberg

25. A Mother with Two Children Expecting Her Third (1970)

7 min | Documentary, Short

9.1
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Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Bo Widerberg

26. En broder mer (1962)

20 min | Documentary, Short

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From 1957 to 1961 170.000 Algerians flee to Tunisia because of the war. Most of them walk by feet across the mountains and the desert, carrying only a few of their belongings in their hands... See full summary »

Writers: Stig Dagerman, Bo Widerberg | Director: Jan Troell | Star: Ulla Sjöblom

27. Efter föreställningen (1992 TV Movie)

84 min | Drama

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Writers: Bengt Bratt, Roland Jansson | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Roland Hedlund, Kerstin Hellström, Evert Lindkvist, Ann Lundgren

28. Missförståndet (1981 TV Movie)

103 min | Drama

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Writer: Albert Camus | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Sif Ruud, Lena Nyman, Lars Green, Li Brådhe

29. Story of Barbara (1967)

84 min | Drama

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Writer: Klaus Rifbjerg | Director: Palle Kjærulff-Schmidt | Stars: Yvonne Ingdal, Peter Steen, Ejner Federspiel, Jørgen Buckhøj

30. De film in Zweden (1973 TV Movie)

66 min

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Director: Jos Haentjes | Stars: Bengt Forslund, Harry Schein, Jurgen Scheldt, Bo Widerberg

31. Dagboken - scener ur tre böcker (1962 TV Short)

30 min | Short

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Writer: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Lena Brundin, Marianne Hedengrahn, Lars Passgård

32. Emma åklagare (1997)
Episode: Mord eller självmord (1997)

48 min | Crime

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A woman dies of strangulation, her husband is charged with murder.

Creators: Rita Holst, Jon Lindström | Director: Daniel Alfredson | Stars: Marika Lagercrantz, Per Mattsson, Harriet Andersson, Polki Nordström