6.7/10
110
1 user 1 critic

A Walk in the Sun (1978)

En vandring i solen (original title)
Reviews
1 win. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

During WWII, a platoon of American soldiers trudge through the Italian countryside in search of a bridge they have been ordered to blow up, encountering danger and destruction along the way.

Director: Lewis Milestone
Stars: Dana Andrews, Richard Conte, George Tyne
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Life isn't easy for the indecisive 40 year old Claes-Henrik. Should he choose his mom or his girlfriend?

Director: Gösta Ekman
Stars: Gösta Ekman, Margaretha Krook, Lena Nyman
Nebraska (2013)
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million-dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize.

Director: Alexander Payne
Stars: Bruce Dern, Will Forte, June Squibb
Persona (1966)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A nurse is put in charge of an actress who can't talk and finds that the actress's persona is melding with hers.

Director: Ingmar Bergman
Stars: Bibi Andersson, Liv Ullmann, Margaretha Krook
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Gösta Ekman ...
Tore
Inger Lise Rypdal ...
Marion
Margaretha Krook ...
Ellen
Sif Ruud ...
Siv
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Margaretha Byström ...
Ulla (as Margareta Byström)
Irma Christenson ...
Vera
Kjerstin Dellert ...
Lady from Sala
Mihalis Giannatos ...
Waiter
Kenneth Haigh ...
George
Ragnar Pelka Hansson ...
Swede
Dimitris Ioakeimidis ...
Taxi driver
Kostas Kastanas ...
Doctor
Nikos Kouros ...
Optician
Staffan Liljander ...
Erik
Kimon Mouzenidis ...
Hairdresser
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on novel | See All (1) »

Taglines:

Han var en och sjuttiotre lång. Han vägde sextiofem kilo och hade blont hår och blå ögon. Reseledaren var en mörkblond vacker norska. Han hade bett henne fara åt helvete.

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

25 December 1978 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

A Walk in the Sun  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Greek Dance
(uncredited)
Music by John Cacavas
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Tragically forgotten Swedish masterpiece!
24 September 2004 | by (Stockholm, Sweden) – See all my reviews

This film was seen by 400.000 Swedes upon its initial release. Why it has become totally forgotten since, I will never know. Fact remains, this is a masterpiece. Gösta Ekman, in one of his best starring roles, plays somewhat alcoholic sport journalist Tore Andersson who escapes from his ruined relationship to Cypress for a vacation. He drinks to hard, is placed in a small nut-house for a while, returns to civilization dressed in a fur coat, and falls in love with the Norwegian travel guide. But fate wants something else. A movie which moves you like few others do, featuring lush photography, comedy, tragedy and several walks in the sun. Wish this could find its way to DVD someday.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Wanted: Copy of this movie lisa-sundling
Discuss A Walk in the Sun (1978) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?