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

 -  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 Eriksson
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Sara Eriksson
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Allan Svensson
Joanna Berglund ...
Lotta Eriksson
Jonas Olsson ...
Peter Eriksson
Patrik Ersgård ...
Postman
Bernt Lundquist ...
Police detective
Lena Lindblom ...
Shop assistant
P.G. Hylén ...
Policeman
Mats Lundberg ...
Policeman
Leif Grönvall ...
Demon
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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

Certificate:

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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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Quotes

[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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Pure Horror
7 February 2003 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

This Swedish movie is the scariest that ever been watched by my eyes. It is not a patriot thing from me as a Swede, no i am totally honest in my opinion. The Americans tried with "Amityville horror" and "The haunting" but they fall so flat in comparison. Here we have scary camerawork, creepy locations and some good acting from the people involved. Fascinating how soundeffects can be so scary and it has never worked as good as in this movie. Find this movie and you will be aware of a pure horror experience.


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