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Together (2000)

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Elisabeth leaves her abusive and drunken husband Rolf, she packs her bags, takes the kids and goes to her brother Göran. The year is 1975 and Göran lives in a commune called Together. ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Emma Samuelsson ...
Sam Kessel ...
Anja Lundkvist ...
Lena (as Anja Lundqvist)
Jessica Liedberg ...
Lasse (as Ola Norell)
Axel Zuber ...
Olle Sarri ...
Lars Frode ...
Emil Moodysson ...


Elisabeth leaves her abusive and drunken husband Rolf, she packs her bags, takes the kids and goes to her brother Göran. The year is 1975 and Göran lives in a commune called Together. Living in this leftist commune are people between the ages of 25 and 35, along with their children. It is there where most of the film takes place, and there where things happen that affect not only the extended family members, but a few more... Written by Fredrik Klasson <fredrik.klasson@telia.com>

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one house; one revolutionary; two open straight marriages; three gay people (maybe four); three children; two carnivores and eight vegetarians; there's only one way they're going to make it... together


Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for nudity/sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

21 September 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Box Office


SEK 17,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$506,479 (Sweden) (25 August 2000)


$1,069,156 (USA) (1 August 2003)

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


The character of Birger, played by Sten Ljunggren, previously appeared in Lukas Moodysson's short film Talk (1997) which focused on him. See more »


Tet: Is your mom a lesbian?
Stefan: What?
Tet: Mine is, and is probably in love with yours.
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Referenced in Lilya 4-Ever (2002) See more »


Written by Anne Linnet
Performed by Shit & Chanel
With permission from A. Linnet / CMC Records
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One more comment from an American...
7 April 2001 | by (Saint Paul, MN) – See all my reviews

I just saw this at the Minneapolis International Film Festival, and it was quite a gem. Unfortunately, that's all I'll ever be able to refer to it as in the United States. While it is surely an enormous hit everywhere else in the world, or at least in Europe, it will probably never actually be released here because of the silliest thing: nudity. Fucking Amal wasn't opened in more than a couple of theaters, mainly because of the title (couldn't they just translate it "screwing Amal"?). We all missed it over here. I should just buy the DVD, considering how good Together is. Together does owe more than a little credit to Dogma '95 and especially Idioterne, to which it is very similar. Still, it is very creative, well written, and enormously well acted. 9/10

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