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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Eva Henning ...
Inga
Hasse Ekman ...
Bertil
Sonja Wigert ...
Chris
Lauritz Falk ...
Direktör Berger
Olof Winnerstrand ...
Bokförläggare Lovén
Katie Rolfsen ...
Agnes Karlsson
Douglas Håge ...
Granlund
Margit Andelius ...
Fröken Santesson
...
40-talisten
Ulla Andreasson ...
Bettan (as Ulla Andréasson)
Gull Natorp ...
Fru Andersson
Charlie Almlöf ...
Herr Andersson
Astrid Bodin ...
Fru Lundgren
Carl Ström ...
'Pekoralet'
Sven Lindberg ...
Svante
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When Inga Brantemo goes on a business trip to Italy, her husband Bertil gets romantically involved with Christina Lovén, whose father is a book publisher. When Inga returns, Bertil has a difficult time trying to explain who the woman the neighbors saw in the Brantemo home was. Bertil is an author and it doesn't get easier when he and his wife gets invited to Christina's father to talk business. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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17 September 1947 (Sweden)  »

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A Bow-Tie Does Not Make a Summer  »

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The title isn't shown on-screen but sung as part of a bow-tie commercial that opens the movie. See more »

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En fluga gör ingen sommar
Written by Hasse Ekman
Performed by Kvartetten Synkopen
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