The Ankers is a well-established acting family in the theater world of Stockholm, three generations working together at Kungsteatern theater under management by Stefan Anker. His latest whim is to stage Jacques Offenbach's opera Helen of Troy. But his infatuation with the leading lady Sonja Svedje leads to the breakup of the family. Also Monica Anker wants to get married and Tommy Anker leave the theater to work as a journalist. Will the famous Ankers ever reunite? Written by
Did You Know?
Ingmar Bergman have probably been inspired by Kungliga Patrasket when creating the Ekdahl family in Fanny and Alexander. See more
The first six actors are credited twice, first as "Kungliga patrasket" = "Royal Babble", that is the title of the movie. See more
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AU MONT IDA / I EN SKOG PÅ BERGET IDA
Music by Jacques Offenbach
Swedish Lyrics by Palle Block
Performed by Edvin Adolphson See more