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Lost Generation (2004)

Familien Gregersen (original title)
An adaptation of Christian Kampmann's four novels about the two decades from 1954 to 1974 as experienced by the five sons and daughters of the Gregersen family.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Pia Vieth ...
Moren
Steen Springborg ...
Faren
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Bo
Laura Drasbæk ...
Karen
Kristian Ibler ...
Erik
Mette Gregersen ...
Maj, ung
Sofie Lassen-Kahlke ...
Maj
Micky Skeel Hansen ...
Rune, ung
Robert Hansen ...
Rune
Nastja Arcel ...
Marianne
Kirsten Norholt ...
Tjumse
Peter Hesse Overgaard ...
Jørgen
Johannes Lilleøre ...
Jes
Kaya Brüel ...
Kirsten
...
Sixten (as Alexandre Willaume-Jantzen)
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An adaptation of Christian Kampmann's four novels about the two decades from 1954 to 1974 as experienced by the five sons and daughters of the Gregersen family.

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1970s | 1960s | 1950s | based on novel | See All (4) »

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De blev den tabte generation (They became the lost generation)

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Drama

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17 December 2004 (Denmark)  »

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Lost Generation  »

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DKK 25,500,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Quotes

Maj Gregersen: Are you feeling guilty?
Rune: I don't know.
Maj Gregersen: I never feel guilty.
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Soundtracks

Wild Child
Written by Thomas Koppel & Anders Koppel
Performed by Savage Rose
(Credits song)
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Better than reviews indicated
8 January 2005 | by (Copenhagen, Denmark) – See all my reviews

Although this movie is quite long (3½ hours), time flies when your with the Gregersen family.

The first part of the movie leads you to believe that you know which of the characters are sympathetic and which are not but as the story progresses you realize that each of the Gregersens are non-sympathetic, each in his or hers individual way. There lives end up falling apart but as a viewer, you are left with the feeling that they all had it coming, which I find is a rather unusual for a movie like this.

The movie ends on a rather dark note but has a very humorous tone to it until then and you get some laughs as you watch the family and each of its members collapse on screen.

I haven't read the books yet but this adaption has certainly encouraged me to pick up Kampman's novels and study the Gregersens closer...


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