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Swedish Beauty (2000)
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Summer of 1964. Nothing happens in the little rural village, but suddenly somebody gets off the bus...

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Cast

Cast overview:
Francisco Jacob ...
Anders Åhlin
Viktor Källander ...
Börje Olsson
Jenny Ulving ...
Sofia Sjöberg
Nadine Kirschon ...
Angelika
Mats Helin ...
Billy Pärsson
Petter Billengren ...
Stöten
Peter Schildt ...
Modde
Christer Fjällström ...
Inge
Ingela Olsson ...
Anders' mother
Johanna Sällström ...
Nina
Michel Riddez ...
Wirén
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The year is 1964 and it's summer in a little rural village in Dalarna, Sweden. The two friends Anders and Börje rides around with their mopeds, waiting for something to happen. Then suddenly from out of nowhere a girl gets off the bus in a short yellow skirt. It's Sofia - a plain copy of Brigitte Bardot. It's like if Anders and Börje have been blinded by the sun. They're both obssessed by sex and slowly starts to figure out how to see Sofia naked. Soon they get a brilliant idea... Why not make a movie and let Sofia have the leading role. Everything doesn't fall right into place, but this is the beginning of a summer with incidents and secrets that the boys even in their wildest dreams never could have believed. Written by Markus Elfström

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Det är sommaren då allting händer

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3 November 2000 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

A svéd szépség  »

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$25,113 (Sweden) (10 November 2000)
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Soundtracks

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 5 f-minor
Written by Johann Sebastian Bach (as J. S. Bach)
Performed by Glenn Gould/Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Under License from Sony Music Sweden AB
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Not so good
6 July 2001 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

This movie isn´t very good. Only filmed home at me, in our river!! and somewhere in Dalarna it seems. With a very weak script and low budget, the makers seemed not to get out all of their talent. The only good with the movie is the photo, and my mother is holding the cows in the bath-scene at the river.

* out of *****


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