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House of Angels (1992)

Änglagård (original title)
A rural village is divided when an extraordinary couple move into a mansion.

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A small village in Västergötland, Sweden. Everything is turned upside-down when the local loner dies and his mansion, called House of Angels, is inherited by his unknown grand-daughter Fanny. She comes riding on a big black motorcycle with her best friend Zac, wearing black leather and spikes. The farmer Axel Flogfält had expected that he would be able to buy the mansion for a good price, but now it seems that Fanny and Zac will stay there. The village is divided into two camps, one for and one against them. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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6 August 1993 (USA)  »

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$288,633 (USA)
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The main character's name, Fanny Zander, is a reference to Ingmar Bergman's movie, Fanny and Alexander (1982). See more »

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Followed by Änglagård - Tredje gången gillt (2010) See more »

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Music and Lyrics by Benny Andersson, Stig Anderson (as Stikkan Andersson) and Björn Ulvaeus
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Ya, das güd movie!
6 December 2002 | by (Orange County, CA USA) – See all my reviews

In "House of Angels", a staid, bucolic Swedish village is all abuzz when a lovely and vivacious young woman comes to town to claim the estate of her late grandfather. A charming, warmhearted, and fun little romp which is not so much a story as it is a study of human nature, the film seems to delight in evincing the community's eccentricities as it reverberates like jiggling Jello with the disruptive influence of its latest resident. "House...." should be an enjoyable watch for more mature viewers, especially females, into foreign flicks and people watching. (B-)


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