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Intermezzo (I) (1936)

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The world famous violinist Holger Brandt comes back to his family after a tour. He and his wife have been married for many years, but their love has gone. Their young daughter gets a new ... See full summary »

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Impresario Charles Möller (as Bullen Berglund)
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The world famous violinist Holger Brandt comes back to his family after a tour. He and his wife have been married for many years, but their love has gone. Their young daughter gets a new piano teacher, Anita Hoffman. Mr. Brandt fall in love with her and together they go on a world tour. But he soon discovers that the feelings for his wife that he thought were dead return. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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24 December 1937 (USA)  »

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Intermezzo  »

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(Peterson Poulsen/AGA Baltic)

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After a single viewing of the film, producer David O. Selznick brought Ingrid Bergman to Hollywood to sign a contract with Selznick International. Bergman and Selznick then remade the film as Intermezzo: A Love Story (1939), with Leslie Howard. See more »

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Soundtracks

Intermezzo
(1936)
Music by Heinz Provost
Played during the opening credits
Played on a record
Played on violin by Gösta Ekman
(dubbed by Charles Barkel)
Reprised by Gösta Ekman with Britt Hagman on piano
Reprised again by Gösta Ekman with Ingrid Bergman on piano
Played also on radio and on a zither and as background music
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It Must Be True!!
19 February 2003 | by (usa) – See all my reviews

The Swedish version of "Intermezzo" is so heartwrenching that it must be true. Okay, so maybe that's an exaggeration, but this film is certainly one of the greatest screen romance films. It's definitely a film for artists, who need to always attempt to balance their lives between the home fires and the passion of one's creative calling. Watching this one will certainly remind the viewer to not take for granted what their love life offers them.


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