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Adalen 31 (1969)
"Ådalen 31" (original title)

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During a strike strike-breakers are being transported to Sandviken, where they are assaulted by the strikers. The military are sent in. On the 14th May 1931 there is a confrontation between... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Peter Schildt ...
Kjell Andersson
Kerstin Tidelius ...
Karin, hans mor
Roland Hedlund ...
Harald, hans far father
Stefan Feierbach ...
Åke, Kjells bror
Martin Widerberg ...
Martin, Kjells bror
Marie De Geer ...
Anna Björklund
Anita Björk ...
Hedvig, Annas mor
Olof Bergström ...
Disponent Olof Björklund, Annas far
Jonas Bergström ...
Nisse, Kjells vän
Olle Björling ...
En strejkbrytare
Pierre Lindstedt ...
Arbetarledare
Tommy Malmström ...
En kommunistisk arbetare
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Martin Fahlén ...
kapten Mesterton
Sölve Forssell ...
En alkoholiserad arbetare
Hedvig Johansson ...
Elin, Nisses mor
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During a strike strike-breakers are being transported to Sandviken, where they are assaulted by the strikers. The military are sent in. On the 14th May 1931 there is a confrontation between demonstrators and the military who open fire and five people are killed and five injured. Written by Fredrik Klasson <fredrik_klasson@hotmail.com>

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22 October 1969 (USA)  »

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Adalen 31  »

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SEK 1,700,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Black and Tan Fantasy
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Music by Duke Ellington
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Almost perfect
20 April 2003 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

Now this is something you don't see every day! Bo Widerbergs style makes this movie almost documentary in a way. That suits this movie since it's based on a true event.

The story is about a small town where the workers go out on strike. The conflict between workers and the factory owners and even between the workers themselves. Seems very simple but oh so good! Very good characters and dialogue! See it if you have the chance!

9/10 Movie-Man


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