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I'll Take Sweden (1965)

Approved | | Comedy | 18 June 1965 (USA)
Single father Bob Holcomb, dissatisfied with his daughter JoJo's choice of partner, seizes an unexpected opportunity to bring her on a trip to Sweden in order for her to forget all thoughts... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Bob Holcomb
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JoJo Holcomb
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Kenny Klinger
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Karin Granstedt
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Erik Carlson
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Marti
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Bjork
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Olaf
Peter Bourne ...
Ingemar
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Hilda (as Fay deWitt)
Alice Frost ...
Greta
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Spinster
Beverly Powers ...
Electra (as Beverly Hills)
Siv Marta Aberg ...
Inger
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Storyline

Single father Bob Holcomb, dissatisfied with his daughter JoJo's choice of partner, seizes an unexpected opportunity to bring her on a trip to Sweden in order for her to forget all thoughts on marriage. Confronted with liberal Swedish morals, he finds out that marriage might not be too bad an idea after all. Written by Anders Andersson <andersa@DoCS.UU.SE>

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Amor al estilo sueco  »

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The Lufthansa Boeing 727-30 c/n 18364 D-ABIG used in this film had been involved in a hi-jacking on Oct. 29, 1972, from Beyrouth via Nicosia, Zagreb, bypassing Munich, circling over Nurnberg and returning to Zagreb, releasing the passengers and finally flying to Ankara. See more »

Goofs

When Mr. Holcomb & Karin check into the hotel they are given room 104 but later when they are searching for his daughter and stumble into 106, Karin states that this is their room. See more »

Quotes

[Upon seeing Erik's Volkswagen]
Bob Holcomb: Maybe we had better put the car in our luggage.
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Tell Me, Tell Me
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Composed by Jimmie Haskell and 'By' Dunham
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The shadow on Bob Hope's Head
28 April 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Everyone should watch this film, not because it is funny (it isn't), but as a guide to show you what lengths studios & stars will go to cover up a stars physical flaw.

Whenever Bob Hope is on screen not wearing a hat, there is an annoying shadow on top of his head. At first I thought this was just a case of a bad director shooting the shadow of a boom mike, but as this is present throughout the whole film, and the shadow is only on Hope's head, I figured out that is was their way of hiding the fact that Bob Hope was balding. I was fascinated by this, so much in fact, that I eventually tuned out the movie (a pretty easy feat), and just starting watching the shadow on Bob Hope's head.


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