Borka and his band and Mattis's band of robbers are rivals. Birk, his parents and their band live in the wild in Mattisforrest. They move in to Metis-stronghold, which belonged to his ... See full summary »
An adaptation of Maurice Sendak's classic children's story, where Max, a disobedient little boy sent to bed without his supper, creates his own world - a forest inhabited by ferocious wild creatures who crown Max as their ruler.
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A fantasy about the lonely boy who is transferred from his dull life with his adoptive parents to the land where his real father is the king. In that country he sets out on a quest, ... See full summary »
The film stars Libuse Safránková as the title character, a young woman who is put upon by her stepmother and stepsisters. The film employs a twist, though, when a handsome prince comes ... See full summary »
Borka and his band and Mattis's band of robbers are rivals. Birk, his parents and their band live in the wild in Mattisforrest. They move in to Metis-stronghold, which belonged to his ancestors, in an attempt to escape being caught by the king's men. The children have to learn to live in the woods. Written by
Angered Dalby inhabitants of Dalby picketed through the filming of Ronja Rövardotter at the shoot at Dalby Söderskog, claiming wild life was disturbed by the crew. The two parties settled out of court for an undisclosed sum be paid to the village's Council of Wildlife Preservation. See more »
Big rocks (obviously made of Styrofoam) are bouncing when falling from the cliff wall during Ronja's passage. See more »
It was the bear. He clawed her, and took her baby foal!
Oh, Ronja... These things happen in Mattisskogen. And in all forests.
But I don't want them to!
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Ronja Rövardotter is the very best book Astrid Lindgren, the children literature queen of the world. And the film is brilliant, entertaining, full of humor and warmth and just the right amount of suspense. Very well done.
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