On Top (1982)
"Með allt á hreinu" (original title)

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ásgeir Óskarsson ...
Hafþór Ægisson
Egill Ólafsson ...
Jakob Magnússon ...
Tómas M. Tómasson ...
Valgeir Guðjónsson ...
Lars Himmelbjerg
Þórður Árnason ...
Eggert Þorleifsson ...
Herdís Hallvarðsdóttir ...
Inga Rún Pálmadóttir ...
Linda Björk Hreiðarsdóttir ...
Ragnhildur Gísladóttir ...
Anna Bjorn ...
Hekla (as Anna Björns)
Magnús Óskarsson ...
Bílstj. Gæra (The Driver of the Gærur Band van)
Sif Ragnhildardóttir ...
Guðmundur Ingi ...


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Comedy | Musical






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18 December 1982 (Iceland)  »

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Crazy Credits

During the credits, Stuðmenn are walking after a parade on the streets of Kobenhagen. And at the very end there are fireworks over the Tivoly. See more »


Followed by In Tune with the Time (2004) See more »

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Musical Comedy
22 February 1999 | by (Borgarfjörður eystri, Iceland) – See all my reviews

This film is a big laugh comedy with some great music and fabulous acting. It's about two bands, a male band (Stuðmenn) and a female band (Grýlurnar) that go into competition about the Icelandic musical market. It's a comedy about the things that you do and do not do to get attention from the fans and to be bigger than the opponent. This film takes you to that year 1982, a big year in Icelandic musical history. This is my favourite movie and it is so worth the watch. I've seen it a million times and I never get tired. (Note: The soundtrack (Með allt á hreinu) is available at all Icelandic music stores)

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