A young girl is recruited from the bottom rung of society into a ruthless world where power can get you anything.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sofia Karemyr ...
Iris
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John
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Sonja
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Dagmar Glans
Anders Beckman ...
Roy
Sven Nordin ...
Glenn
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Aspen
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Mona
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Krister
Maria Alm Norell ...
Iris mamma Gunnel
Lena B. Eriksson ...
Socialsekreterare Britt
Jade Viljamaa ...
Minna
Julia Lindblom ...
Mari
Eddie Hultén ...
David
Tobias Ekelund ...
Moppekillen Tompa
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Storyline

Call Girl is set in the late 1970s - a time time of women's liberation, sexual revolution, Swedish neutrality, nuclear power and social security. The film takes us on a trip from the very bottom of society, along dark back streets, through glitz and glamour, to the corridors of power which are a labyrinth of secrets. The story is inspired by a Swedish political scandal known as Bordellhärvan which linked underage prostitution with powerful customers believed to come from the highest levels of society. Written by Sparkleplanet

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Youth is seductive. Power is corrupt.

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Drama | Thriller

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9 November 2012 (Sweden)  »

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€4,500,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Inspired by the nonfiction novel " Makten, männen, mörkläggningen / The power, the men, the cover-up" (2004) by Deanne Rauscher & Janne Mattsson on Vertigo Förlag. See more »

Goofs

The type of license plate fitted on Dagmar's and the pimp's limousine was not in use in 1976. It should have been a two-line square plate. See more »

Quotes

Iris: You've got a groovy moped.
Tompa: Thanks.
Iris: Can I have a ciggy?
Sonja Hansson: Where're you off to?
Svante: Don't know. Nowhere.
Sonja Hansson: Can we come?
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Connections

References Taxi Driver (1976) See more »

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Alsunda
Written and Performed by Mattias Bärjed
Courtesy of Razzia / Family Tree Music AB
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if you like realistic 70s style movies , this is a good one.
13 April 2013 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

i had no idea what movie to expect , i saw the title and thought i was gonna see an easy American style thriller action fun movie. i am open minded so i was ready for whatever came on the screen. however what i saw was an impressive movie that also seemed to be a true story . i can imagine those things really happened , although few erotic scenes looked really weird and not real , i guess i am not that perverted . but the whole film seemed very realistic, no crazy action 3D VFX etc.

one of the strong parts is the 70s feeling. the people look very 70s styled. i mean they did a fantastic job to show the feel of that time and how it looked and felt. if you were in the 70s you can definitely tell how realistic the movie was. another great thing was i didn't got bored for a second. the story went on and on , and i had no idea where it was going and it was very unpredictable and interesting to see how things turned towards the end.

last thing; there was a big shock moment somewhere in the movie , it scared the heck out of me , i suddenly jumped out of my chair for a second, i can't tell you what it was , you go see for yourself. if you like realistic 70s movies , this is a good one. i liked it.


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