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The Sunset Boys (1995)

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Ernest, Ted and August fulfill their friend Carl's dying wish and take him to Heidelberg, where they all first met 45 years ago, to see his old girlfriend one last time. However, the locals won't talk about her, due to a WW2 secret.

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Ernest Bogan
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Ted Roth
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August Lind
Espen Skjønberg ...
Carl Berner
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Ewa Loehwe
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Gertrude Boman
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Wenche Haas
Bodil Kjer ...
Marianne Haas
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Leonard Haas
Joachim Kemmer ...
Johannes Christof
Ulrich Wildgruber ...
Reverend Berger
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Fritz Becker
Ellen Horn ...
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Oliver Nägele ...
Paul Zeppelin
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Ernest, Ted and August fulfill their friend Carl's dying wish and take him to Heidelberg, where they all first met 45 years ago, to see his old girlfriend one last time. However, the locals won't talk about her, due to a WW2 secret.

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4 August 1995 (Norway)  »

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The Sunset Boys  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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The movie is a Norwegian production and Robert Mitchum's mother was of Norwegian descent. See more »

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O mio babbino caro
Music by Giacomo Puccini
Lyrics by Giovacchino Forzano
Performed by Miriam Gauci with BRT Philharmonic Orchestra - Brussels
Conducted by Alexander Rahbari
Naxos
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A Forgotten Gem!
8 October 2007 | by (Norway) – See all my reviews

i came upon this movie by chance at a local mall. i was stunned to realize that one of my favorite actors of all time (Robert Mitchum) was starring in a Norwegian movie. i taught maybe it was just a cameo and that the distributors were taking advantage of his name. but he is a leading character. Cliff Robertson is very funny as the pessimistic psychiatrist. A very strong story of love and friendship! i cant believe i never heard of this. it is a Norwegian movie, but they speak English in almost the entire film. this is really a movie that should get more praise and attention. brilliant acting and a strong story! and some very funny moments to relief the sad ones.


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