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The Visitors (1988)
"Besökarna" (original title)

R  |   |  Horror  |  29 April 1988 (Sweden)
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Frank, Sara and their two children have recently moved into the house of their dreams on the countryside. Frank is disturbed by mysterious sounds and somebody tears down the wallpaper from ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Kjell Bergqvist ...
Frank
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Sara
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Allan
Joanna Berglund ...
Lotta
Jonas Olsson ...
Peter
Patrik Ersgård ...
Brevbäraren
Bernt Lundquist ...
Civilpolis
Lena Lindblom ...
Expedit
P.G. Hylén ...
Polis i vägspärr
Mats Lundberg ...
Polis i vägspärr
Leif Grönvall ...
Demonen
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Storyline

Frank, Sara and their two children have recently moved into the house of their dreams on the countryside. Frank is disturbed by mysterious sounds and somebody tears down the wallpaper from the walls. He contacts a ghost-hunter, Allan. While conducting an experiment, Allan is killed, and Frank has to find out the truth himself. What's so special with the mysterious room in the attic? Written by Mattias Thuresson

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En svensk thrillerrysare

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Horror

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Release Date:

29 April 1988 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

The Visitors  »

Box Office

Budget:

SEK 9,500,000 (estimated)

Gross:

SEK 6,585,814 (Sweden)
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[Allan sets up a sinister-looking laser machine in the living room]
Frank: Uh, are you sure you know what you're doing?
Allan: Of course! Hell, I built this thing myself!
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One of my favorites
11 October 2002 | by (Washington state, USA) – See all my reviews

This movie is one of my favorites. It doesn't rely on special effects, it doesn't rely on big name actors, at least not by U.S. standards. It doesn't rely on great dubbing, in fact it is quite bad. So what does this movie offer... a scary plot, the movie is slow and cerebral, but very scary. Pacific Heights scary. The main character has to solve a mystery about the house that they just moved into. The movie offers up just enough to keep the guesswork, wallpaper that won't stick, mysterious figures in the windows, a quite entertaining film, which is what this is, a film, not a movie, excellent, I voted a ten...


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