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Dalecarlians (2004)
"Masjävlar" (original title)

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Mia
Kajsa Ernst ...
Eivor
Ann Petrén ...
Gunilla
Barbro Enberg ...
Barbro
Joakim Lindblad ...
Jan-Olof
Inga Ålenius ...
Anna
Willie Andréason ...
Calle
Lars-Gunnar Aronsson ...
Ingvar (as Lars G. Aronsson)
Peter Jankert ...
Tommy
Maja Andersson ...
Ida
Alf Nilsson ...
Tore
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Anders Bjernulf ...
Bjernulf
Lars-Gunnar Björklund ...
Spelman (as Lars Gunnar Björklund)
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Helena
Martin Heningsson ...
Johan
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Mia, who's living in Stockholm, comes home to her small childhood town to celebrate her father's birthday. There she finds herself looked down-upon by her oldest sister; and she has to confront both her sisters when her father decides to give her the cabin by the lake, a place sought-after by both of her sisters. She visits some people who are still living in the small town, and all seem quite content with the lives they're leading. However, as the story progresses it becomes more and more noticeable that none of the characters feel good about how they live. Written by Icea

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Same old...
21 August 2005 | by (Finland) – See all my reviews

Maria Blom's debut is not bad, but the this movie is so much alike other Swedish movies in this genre. It seems to be a trend in Sweden now to illustrate the countryside and the cultural difference between the city and the country. In "Masjävlar" Mia represents the city, visiting rural Rättvik after 15 years in Stockholm. Still, this is not a bad movie. It is labeled as a comedy, but the tragic side of it develops gradually. The acting is great, all the three sisters are fabulously portrayed, especially Kajsa Ernst as Eivor. If you haven't seen "Grabben i graven bredvid" or "Såsom i himmelen" this movie will be quite enjoyable, if you have seen them, the situation will seem old.


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