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Miss Julie (1951)
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Late 19th century. The young miss Julie lives in a mansion with her father. She has recently broken her engagement but is attracted to one of the servants, Jean. They spend the midsummer ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
Anita Björk ...
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Märta Dorff ...
Kristin, cook
Lissi Alandh ...
Countess Berta, Julie's mother
Anders Henrikson ...
Count Carl, Julie's father
Inga Gill ...
Viola
Åke Fridell ...
Robert
Kurt-Olof Sundström ...
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Margaretha Krook ...
Governess (as Margareta Krook)
Åke Claesson ...
Doctor
Inger Norberg ...
Jan Hagerman ...
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Late 19th century. The young miss Julie lives in a mansion with her father. She has recently broken her engagement but is attracted to one of the servants, Jean. They spend the midsummer night together, telling each other their memories and of their dreams. Realizing that an affair between a man of the people and an aristocrat is impossible, they plan to escape to Switzerland. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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30 July 1951 (Sweden)  »

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Swedish censorship certificate # 078560 renewed in 1953, 1976 and 1978. See more »

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Referenced in We All Loved Each Other So Much (1974) See more »

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Jularbo polka
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An immaculate and definitive screen adaptation
22 March 2002 | by ((Sheffield, England)) – See all my reviews

Some films are so utterly faultless and brilliantly made that one is almost at a loss to find enough superlatives with which to praise them, and yet, at the same time keep it credible. MISS JULIE is one such film, and it seems entirely fitting that one of the greatest Swedish films ever made should be based on the work of one of Sweden's greatest writers. Every single aspect of this film is perfect; the black and white photography, the wonderful musical score by Dag Wiren, the acting from all the cast, but in particular from Anita Bjork who sets a standard in playing Miss Julie that could hardly be bettered. The play which provides the screenplay is of course devastating with the inexorable interplay between class and rank, and human desire and lust overlapping and intertwining, and too, the now almost forgotten concept of "duty" and "honour". If you like movies that make you think, eat away at your heart and memory long after you have seen them, then I cannot recommend MISS JULIE more highly. In the fifty years since it was made, its brilliance has not diminished one jot. A masterpiece and a film to truly treasure.


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