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Intermezzo (1936)

Approved | | Drama, Romance | 24 December 1937 (USA)
The world famous violinist Holger Brandt comes back to his family after a tour. He and his wife have been married for many years, but their love has gone. Their young daughter gets a new ... See full summary »

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Gustaf Molander
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Gösta Ekman ... Professor Holger Brandt
Inga Tidblad ... Margit Brandt
Ingrid Bergman ... Anita Hoffman
Erik 'Bullen' Berglund ... Impresario Charles Möller (as Bullen Berglund)
Hugo Björne ... Thomas Stenborg
Anders Henrikson ... Swedish Sailor
Hasse Ekman ... Åke Brandt (as Hans Ekman)
Britt Hagman Britt Hagman ... Ann-Marie Brandt
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Storyline

The world famous violinist Holger Brandt comes back to his family after a tour. He and his wife have been married for many years, but their love has gone. Their young daughter gets a new piano teacher, Anita Hoffman. Mr. Brandt fall in love with her and together they go on a world tour. But he soon discovers that the feelings for his wife that he thought were dead return. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish | German

Release Date:

24 December 1937 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Intermezzo See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Peterson Poulsen/AGA Baltic)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

After a single viewing of the film, producer David O. Selznick brought Ingrid Bergman to Hollywood to sign a contract with Selznick International. Bergman and Selznick then remade the film as Intermezzo: A Love Story (1939), with Leslie Howard. See more »

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Featured in Hollywood: The Selznick Years (1969) See more »

Soundtracks

Sehnsucht nach Tirol
Instrumental (cittra).
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It Must Be True!!

The Swedish version of "Intermezzo" is so heartwrenching that it must be true. Okay, so maybe that's an exaggeration, but this film is certainly one of the greatest screen romance films. It's definitely a film for artists, who need to always attempt to balance their lives between the home fires and the passion of one's creative calling. Watching this one will certainly remind the viewer to not take for granted what their love life offers them.


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