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Sällskapsresan eller Finns det svenskt kaffe på grisfesten (1980)

 -  Comedy  -  22 August 1980 (Sweden)
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Stig-Helmer Olsson isn't the fashionable jet-set type, but, for the first time in his life, he's going to travel abroad. He chooses a trip to the Canary Islands over Christmas. Before ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lasse Åberg ...
Lottie Ejebrant ...
Maj-Britt 'Majsan' Lindberg
Jon Skolmen ...
Kim Anderzon ...
Siv Åman
Roland Jansson ...
Gösta Angerud
Magnus Härenstam ...
Ted Åström ...
Lasse Lundberg
Weiron Holmberg ...
Robban Söderberg
Sven Melander ...
Margarita Calahorra ...
José's mother
María Esperanza Santos ...
Carmencita Rodriguez
Germán Pérez ...
Jose Rodriguez
Miguel Ángel ...
Airport official
Gil González de Avalle
Juan Socorra Vega ...
José's father
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Stig-Helmer Olsson isn't the fashionable jet-set type, but, for the first time in his life, he's going to travel abroad. He chooses a trip to the Canary Islands over Christmas. Before leaving, his doctor asks him to bring a package to a friend of his. Without Stig-Helmer knowing it, the package contains 50,000 SEK, which is illegal to bring out of the country. However, Stig-Helmer's bag with the package disappears at the airport. Dr. Levander's friend believes that Stig-Helmer has stolen the money and is anxious to get them back. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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En komedi av Lasse Åberg

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SEK 44,045,596 (Sweden)
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Sven Melander still owns his legendary "Tonight 107 Swedes Catches Gonorrhea" t-shirt from the movie. See more »

Goofs

The flight is supposed to depart in the morning but the watch on Ole's portable stereo displays between 13:00 and 13:30 when Ole and Stig-Helmer are waiting to board the aircraft. When on the plane, the watch shows times between 14:00-14:30. In the hotel bus, the guide says that the time is 15:00 local (16:00 Swedish). With a flying time from Stockholm to Las Palmas of almost 6 hrs, it is impossible that the time would be 13:00 before they even went on the plane. See more »

Quotes

Berra Ohlsson: Damn, they are still closed! It's almost ten o'clock!
Robban Söderberg: But shouldn't we eat breakfast first?
Berra Ohlsson: We are doing that right now, bacon and egg-liquor!
[laughs]
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Followed by Den ofrivillige golfaren (1991) See more »

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Minnet av en sång
Composed by Bengt Palmers
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Truly a masterpiece
17 January 2002 | by (Kalix, Sweden) – See all my reviews

Sällskapsresan is a work from a true genious: Lasse Åberg.

In this movie he makes fun of all typical charter-tourists who became a large group in the late 70's during the charter-boom in Sweden. The characters he has created are very special in their kind of way. We have for example two semi-alcoholics, one typical "swedish-couple", one norwegian, one swedish and two teenage sprited middle-aged women who are looking for fun and pleasure in their holiday. All these characters blend real good as Lasse adds a sort of calmness with his Winnie the Pooh-ish character Stig-Helmer.

This movie has been watched and amused by the whole population of Sweden. Still, 21 years after its release, it's still a very, VERY funny movie to watch as the people in the movie still exists on charter-trips.

A gifted mans masterpiece and gift to the people of Sweden.


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