MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 9,130 this week

Stubby (1974)
"Fimpen" (original title)

5.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.5/10 from 238 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Six year old Johan, a.k.a. Fimpen, loves football. One day his talents are discovered. It doesn't take long before Fimpen gets to travel around with the national team. Fimpen becomes an ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 20 titles
created 26 Apr 2011
 
a list of 1269 titles
created 10 Mar 2012
 
a list of 48 titles
created 18 Jul 2012
 
a list of 50 titles
created 03 Mar 2013
 
a list of 39 titles
created 08 Mar 2014
 

Related Items

Search for "Stubby" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Stubby (1974)

Stubby (1974) on IMDb 5.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Stubby.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Tom Jones (1963)
Adventure | Comedy | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In eighteenth century England, "first cousins" Tom Jones and Master Blifil grew up together in privilege in the western countryside, but could not be more different in nature. Tom, the ... See full summary »

Director: Tony Richardson
Stars: Albert Finney, Susannah York, George Devine
Evil (2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Erik is expelled from school for fighting. He ends up at a private boarding school where the senior students control the young ones. Erik finds a friend in Pierre, his room mate. The story ... See full summary »

Director: Mikael Håfström
Stars: Andreas Wilson, Henrik Lundström, Gustaf Skarsgård
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Five friends visiting their grandfather's house in the country are hunted and terrorized by a chain-saw wielding killer and his family of grave-robbing cannibals.

Director: Tobe Hooper
Stars: Marilyn Burns, Edwin Neal, Allen Danziger
Barnvagnen (1963)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Following his manifesto for a new Swedish cinema, director Widerburg started his career with this realist tale of young woman, Britt, who has two flings, but finds herself with difficult decisions when she finds herself pregnant.

Director: Bo Widerberg
Stars: Inger Taube, Thommy Berggren, Lars Passgård
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

In Stockholm, on St. Lucy's feast day, a bandit daringly robs a crowded post office. Within a fortnight, two witnesses are dead. Two cops from vice squad, Johansson and Jarnebring, who were... See full summary »

Director: Bo Widerberg
Stars: Sven Wollter, Tomas von Brömssen, Håkan Serner
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Reine is supposed to go to a summer camp called 'Childrens island' but decides to remain in Stockholm over the summer while his mother is working at a hospital. She thinks he is at the camp... See full summary »

Director: Kay Pollak
Stars: Tomas Fryk, Anita Ekström, Ingvar Hirdwall
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Johan Bergman ...
Johan 'Fimpen' Bergman
Monica Zetterlund ...
Teacher
Magnus Härenstam ...
Mackan
Ernst-Hugo Järegård ...
Club Official
Carl Billquist ...
Principal
Stig Ossian Ericson ...
Cab Driver
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bengt Bedrup ...
TV sports commentator / Himself
Annelie Bergman ...
Johan's sister
Arne Bergman ...
Johan's father
Inger Bergman ...
Johan's mother
Roland Bergman ...
Soccer player
Claes Cronqvist ...
Soccer player / Himself
Ralf Edström ...
Soccer player / Himself
Ulf Elfving ...
Radio commentator / Himself (voice)
Georg 'Åby' Ericson ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

Six year old Johan, a.k.a. Fimpen, loves football. One day his talents are discovered. It doesn't take long before Fimpen gets to travel around with the national team. Fimpen becomes an idol and media wants a piece of him all the time. It gets hard to catch up in school. Written by Fredrik Klassson <fredrik.klasson@telia.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Sport

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

16 February 1974 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Dugó, a csodacsatár  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Crazy Credits

The ending credits are read by a speaker like how the players are presented on a football match. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Trifle from Widerberg, but a good one

One of Bo Widerberg's lesser known works.

The story about the six year old Fimpen who get to play with the national team of Sweden (who appear as themselves) is really charming.

The scene when the team with Ralf Edström, Ronnie Hellström and others complaining to coach "Åby". About reading the bedtime story 14 Little Bears over and over again to Fimpen is really funny.

So is Carl Billquist as the little too enthusiastic principal.

Unfortunately the sound quality is rather poor and I wonder if that might be the reason why it hasn't been shown very much?

Still, this is a good children's film that not only children are going to find amusing.


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Balderdash polkaboy13
Discuss Stubby (1974) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?