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A Matter of Life and Death (1986)
"På liv och död" (original title)

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Nadja Melander
Svante Martin ...
Stefan Hjelm
Måns Westfelt ...
Olle
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Frej
Stina Rautelin ...
Arja
Ewa Fröling ...
Kristina
Sara Key ...
Marta Berglund
Marian Gräns ...
Servitris
Margaretha Byström ...
Gertrud (as Margareta Byström)
Johan Hedenberg ...
Peter Berglund
Henry Bronett ...
Roman
Ewamaria Björkström-Roos ...
Berit
Louise Ræder ...
Barnmorskeelev (as Louise Reader)
Anna von Rosen ...
Tove
Cecilia Walton ...
Ingrid
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21 November 1986 (Sweden)  »

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A Matter of Life and Death  »

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SEK 167,167 (Sweden)
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