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Den forsvundne pølsemaker (1941)

The detectives Gløgg and Rask is put on the task of finding out what has happened to the lost sausage maker H. Brand. They find him after a lot of trouble.

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Toralf Sandø

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Toralf Sandø
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Leif Juster Leif Juster ... privatdetektiv Stein Rask
Ernst Diesen Ernst Diesen ... assistent Simon Gløgg
Joachim Holst-Jensen Joachim Holst-Jensen ... pølsemaker H. Brand
Eva Steen Eva Steen ... fru H. Brand
Eva Lunde Eva Lunde ... Solveig Brand
Jens Gundersen Jens Gundersen ... skuespiller Ivar Johansen
Kristian Hefte Kristian Hefte ... slaktersvend Rudolf Jensen
Wenche Klouman Wenche Klouman ... Malla Hansen
Leif Enger Leif Enger ... ingeniør Barratt
Lisi Carén Lisi Carén ... Danserinnen flora (as Lisi Caren)
Kari Diesen Kari Diesen ... En hushjelp (as Kari Heide Steen)
Marie Therese Øgaard Marie Therese Øgaard ... Marie Therese
Jon Sund Jon Sund ... Konferansieren
Jack Fjeldstad Jack Fjeldstad ... Kelner
Herman Hansen Herman Hansen ... Man on tram
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The detectives Gløgg (Smart) and Rask (Quick) is put on the task of finding out what has happened to the lost sausage maker H. Brand. They find him after a lot of trouble. In the end it seems that he's been a sleep all the time, after partying very hard one afternoon. A classic Norwegian war farce which was a great success in 1941/42. Written by OJT

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Country:

Norway

Language:

Norwegian

Release Date:

26 December 1941 (Norway) See more »

Also Known As:

The Sausage-Maker Who Disappeared See more »

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Merkur Film A/S See more »
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Mono

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1.37 : 1
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The movie was shot and filmed in Nazi occupied Norway. It was early in the war and the occupational forces were not as strict as they became later in the war when the German political commissioner Josef Terboven's "bullying tactics" (as Josef Goebbels described them) got a much firmer grip on Norway. The lead actor Leif Juster was later imprisoned by the Gestapo for mocking the occupational forces on stage. See more »

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One of Norway's first really funny comedies
20 November 2004 | by SnorrSm1989See all my reviews

Apparently inspired by the escapades of the American comedy team Laurel and Hardy, DEN FORSVUNDNE PØLSEMAKER teams up two of the most celebrated Norwegian comedians of their time, Leif Juster and Ernst Diesen, as detectives in search of a sausage-maker who has mysteriously disappeared. The film made Juster, already a well-known stage presence, into a household name also among movie audiences, and holds up well to this day. One part may be said to even be iconic: Juster's frustrated "song about the disappeared sausage-maker," which is often thought of as the thing most freuently associated with him to this day.

To illustrate how big the film was upon its initial release, I could mention that my father, a small boy at that time, claims to have literally cried when he arrived too late for tickets! His own father had promised to take him along to the film, but had to postpone it several times; and when they finally did go, all seats were taken.


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