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Heartbreak Hotel (2006)

 -  Comedy  -  24 March 2006 (Sweden)
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Elisabeth and Grudren are two Swedish divorcées, both over 40, who meet when Elisabeth parks her car on a loading zone and is ticketed by Gudrun. Depspite this shaky start, a friendship ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Helena Bergström ...
Elisabeth Staf, gynecologist
Maria Lundqvist ...
Gudrun Nyman, car-park attendant
Claes Månsson ...
Åke Nyman
Johan Rabaeus ...
Henrik Ek
Jill Johnson ...
Herself
Erica Braun ...
Liselotte
Marie Robertson ...
Moa
Christoffer Svensson ...
Mattias Ek
Niki Gunke Stangertz ...
Anna
Jan Waldekranz ...
Anna's father
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Cab Driver
Sam Smart
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Magnus Byström ...
Dansare
Andreas Grant
Jean-Luc Julien ...
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Elisabeth and Grudren are two Swedish divorcées, both over 40, who meet when Elisabeth parks her car on a loading zone and is ticketed by Gudrun. Depspite this shaky start, a friendship grows between the two. Elizabeth, a gynecologist, is sexy and confident. She leads the shy Gudrun through the dangerous waters of single life. But as they cavort through the dance floors and bars of Stockholm's nightlife they are led to a deeper examination of the relationships with men Written by johnno.r[at]xtra.co.nz

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Fun and embarrassing
8 June 2006 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

Colin Nutley is back with a film that finds a big audience. I think maybe it's his best film since his big success Änglagård. Many (divorced) middle-age women will surely love the film. Anyway they did in the audience I watched the film in.

Marie Lundqvist is as usual a magnificent actor. She can act any feeling in a very convincing way and her appearance makes you somewhat forget the obvious weaknesses in the script. On the whole the acting is god and the scenes seems to be improvised in usual Colin Nutley - manner. This makes most scenes very authentic if often surrealistic.

The film makes you laugh at a lot of funny and embarrassing situations, but offers little but confusion about how to handle your life likewise with the people in the film. It's just quite good entertainment for the moment. Women and sisterhood is at the center of the film. Men don't get much credit and Nutley also takes the opportunity to make a friendly? attack on the film icon Ingmar Bergman.


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