A young boy named Pelle falls in love with the drug addict Lena. Then he and his friend Proffen tries to save her from the drugs.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Håvard Bakke ...
Pelle
Tommy Karlsen ...
Proffen
Helle Beck Figenschow ...
Lena
Henning Syverud ...
Filla
Porfirio Gutierrez ...
Stein (as Pepito Gutierrez)
Brit Elisabeth Haagensli ...
Mor
Viggo Jønsberg ...
Far
Roy Hansen ...
Leffy
Bjørn Sundquist ...
Skånseth
Stein Winge ...
Krüger
Tien Ton-That ...
Taxisjåføren
Nina Norum Robsahm ...
Lille My
Monica Rue ...
Nina
Geir Kvarme ...
Lie
Anders Kippersund ...
Holst
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A young boy named Pelle falls in love with the drug addict Lena. Then he and his friend Proffen tries to save her from the drugs.

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In Pelle's room you can see a poster of the band DumDumBoys. This is the same band that is playing in the music video when Pelle and Proffen watches TV. The band is also heard both during the movie and the end credits. See more »

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(at around 14 mins) When the white Mercedes draws away, two crew members are featured prominently in the half open window of the drivers' door. See more »

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The best Norwegian movie ever made.
19 July 2005 | by (Norway) – See all my reviews

I first saw the movie when I was nine, and loved it right away. But even though I was quite young the first time I saw it, even when I see it now, I think it's still great. (I'm 24) This year it will finally be released on DVD, a moment've been waiting for for a long time, since my VHS version is a bit tired.

The movie offers a good soundtrack, and a marvelous picture of Oslo, the Norwegian capital. It also shows the darker sides of being a kid in the city, with drugs and prostitution.

See this movie, and judge for yourselves, I give it a perfect ten! Andreas.


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