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Allegro (I) (2005)

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Famous pianist Zetterström returns home to his native Denmark, to give a concert, just to find out that the choices he has made in his life have affected his love life greatly.

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Zetterstrøm
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Andrea
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Tom
Niels Skousen ...
The Cook
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Clara
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Terence Sander
Ida Dwinger ...
Simone
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Piano teacher
Svetoslav Korolev ...
Young Zetterstrøm
Tommy Kenter ...
Professor Fromberg
Peder Pedersen ...
Guard 1
Simon Bonde ...
Guard 2
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Alex in the Zone
Tom Jensen ...
Tjener
Kristian Halken ...
Klaverstemmer
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Famous pianist Zetterström returns home to his native Denmark, to give a concert, just to find out that the choices he has made in his life have affected his love life greatly.

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Allegro dwells on the romantic world in which character flaws and personal mistakes alter one's universe.

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30 September 2005 (Denmark)  »

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Budget:

DKK 10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$505 (USA) (11 May 2007)

Gross:

$7,346 (USA) (3 August 2007)
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Quotes

Zetterstrøm: I have a concert in a half hour, I want my skills back, and I want them now!
Tom: Well...
Zetterstrøm: I don't want to hear any "well"...
Tom: Well...
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References Stalker (1979) See more »

Soundtracks

Piano Concerto No. 5, BWV 1056: II, Largo
Written by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performed by Claus Kilpatrick
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Could have been better
19 January 2008 | by (Argentina) – See all my reviews

I think one of the biggest challenges all the filmmakers of the world have to confront is transforming a good idea into a solid and entertaining movie.I think that thing almost destroys Allegro,which starts with an ingenious idea,but the film has difficulty in keeping it interesting in 88 minutes.I think the concept behind this movie would have worked better in a short.The main idea behind this movie has been used in The Twilight Zone and that idea totally fixed in 30 minutes.With some differences,we see that idea in almost one hour and a half of running time and,in spite of that,director Cristoffer Boe shows some good scenes and an excellent visual presentation but the film gets a little bit boring and,on some moments,I felt it was going nowhere.The ending is good,but for landing on that,we had to see redundant scenes and some tedious moments.Allegro had an ingenious idea and I totally appreciated that.But the film found difficulty to develop it and there are some tedious scenes.I can recommend it without too much confidence.


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