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Night Light (1957)

Nattens ljus (original title)
Sixteen year old Maria arrives in Stockholm. She is going to stay with her aunt. Already at the Central station events occur that changes her route.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marianne Bengtsson ...
Maria Pettersson
Lars Ekborg ...
Peter
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Mr. Purman
Birger Malmsten ...
Mikael Sjöberg
Gösta Cederlund ...
Alfred Björk
Erik Strandmark ...
Nice Ruffian
Georg Rydeberg ...
Director
Gaby Stenberg ...
Ka
Helge Hagerman ...
Andersson
Gösta Prüzelius ...
Pettersson
Torsten Lilliecrona ...
Policeman
Renée Björling ...
Mrs. Wilhelmsson
Hanny Schedin ...
Mrs. Nilsson
Sven-Eric Gamble ...
Photographer
Sten Ardenstam ...
Lundström
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Sixteen year old Maria arrives in Stockholm. She is going to stay with her aunt. Already at the Central station events occur that changes her route.

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14 October 1957 (Sweden)  »

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Violins in Velvet
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Music by Leslie Beguley
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