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Peter Carlberg ...
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Léonore Ekstrand ...
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Charlotte Wandt ...
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Stefan Huynh ...
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Simas Lindesis ...
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Stefan
Henrik Lilliér ...
Becker
Migle Polikeviciute ...
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Rikard Johansson ...
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Etienne Petersén ...
Björn
Malou Stiller ...
Stefanie
Michael Preber ...
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Janne, a 60 year old party promoter is arranging a nightclub at the annual tennis week in the small coastal town of Båstad, where he also teams up with his older sister Jackie. But an accident turns his life upside down and forced by the people around him, he desperately seeks a way out. Written by Fasad AB

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Completely unconnected with lots of loose ends
12 August 2012 | by (Gothenburg, Sweden) – See all my reviews

I had high expectations of this movie since it has gotten great reviews but it made me completely disappointed.

The characters are unconnected and we don't get much answers on who the characters are and why they are doing what they do.

It is just a bunch of situations with no connection, like a drama version of Family Guy.

The movie doesn't have any real plot and it feels unfinished.

The actors are OK but after seeing this movie I just thought: What was that?

Can't recommend it to anyone


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