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Mio min Mio (1987)

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 »

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Mio / Bosse (as Nicholas Pickard)
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The Weaver Woman
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Sverre Anker Ousdal ...
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Eno / Carpetbeater (as Igor Isulovitch)
Gunilla Nyroos ...
Aunt Edna
Linn Stokke ...
Mrs. Lundin
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Benke's Father
Geoffrey Staines ...
Lyubov Germanova ...
Jum-Jum's Mother (as Lubov Germanova)
Andrei Petrov ...
Jiri
Andrey Sergeev ...
Nonno
Denis Bodrov ...
Lollo
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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, together with his new friend, to destroy the evil Knight Kato. Written by <ca@mn.medstroms.se>

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They're two best friends, a million miles from home. On an incredible adventure, beyond the boundaries of space and time. In a place called...The Land of Faraway.


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May 1988 (USA)  »

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Mio in the Land of Faraway  »

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SEK 55,000,000 (estimated)
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The film was shot partially in Sweden and with a partially Swedish cast. The Swedish actors later dubbed themselves in the Swedish edition of the film. See more »

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Kato: At last I am freed of my heart of stone.
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Mio My Mio
Written by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus
Sung by Gemini
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Loved this as a child
27 January 2004 | by See all my reviews

But I haven't been able to find it since I was about ten years old, which was eight years ago. Still, I remember that I was awed by the invisibility cloak, have the "Mio, my Mio" tune stuck in my head now in then - the one that gets played on the pipes sticks there too at times - and frightened by the ending battle scene. and children being turned to crows, and the bread, and...ok, I'm going to stop before I give away too many things. A great movie to see if you ever find it.


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