Egg! Egg! A Hardboiled Story (1975)
"Ägget är löst! En hårdkokt saga" (original title)

 |  Comedy  |  17 March 1975 (Sweden)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Gösta Ekman ...
The Son
The Father
Birgitta Andersson ...
The Mother
Anna Godenius ...
Hans Alfredson ...
Börje Ahlstedt ...
Man in Comercial
Ingvar Petrow ...
(as Ingvar Petrov)
Jim Hughes ...
Stig Ossian Ericson ...
Jan Wirén ...
Meg Westergren ...
Woman in Comercial
Ola Thulin ...
Kerstin Lokrantz ...
Bathing woman
Anders Jonason ...
Bathing man
Bengt Ottekil ...


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Egg! Egg! A Hardboiled Story  »

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SEK 4,738,633 (Sweden)

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One brilliant scene
18 December 2003 | by See all my reviews

This film is overall so-so, it has its ups and downs, including one peek which is to be mentioned as one of the best scenes in Swedish motion picture history, where the cold-hearted father (Von Sydow) throws his son (Gösta Ekman) into a secluded lake, where he gets caught in the soil. We then get to follow the process of how he becomes a part of the lake and the nature. The fact that everything that happens to him, in theory could happen in real life, fortifies the experience enormously. The scene is performed with such elegance and such captivating manners, leaving the audience breathless.

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