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Girl with Hyacinths (1950)

Flicka och hyacinter (original title)
The young Dagmar Brink commits suicide. Her belongings are inherited by the resident caretaker in the house she lived in. The caretaker, who never knew her, wonders why and make contact ... See full summary »

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Cast overview:
... Dagmar Brink
... Anders Wikner - Author
... Britt Wikner
... Elias Körner - Artist
... Banker
... Willy Borge - Singer
... Capt. Brink - Dagmar's Husband
... Gullan Wiklund - Actress
... Police Insp. Lövgren
... Dagmar's Friend from Paris
Gösta Gustafson ... Man with Etchings
... Kalle
Sigbrit Molin ... Kalle's Girlfriend (as Sigbritt Molin)
... Körner's Friend
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The young Dagmar Brink commits suicide. Her belongings are inherited by the resident caretaker in the house she lived in. The caretaker, who never knew her, wonders why and make contact with the people who knew her to find out why she killed herself. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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6 March 1950 (Sweden)  »

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Girl with Hyacinths  »

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Britt Wikner: Anders! There's a man here who wants to talk to you.
Anders Wikner: I don't have time. Tell him to go to hell!
Britt Wikner: He's from the police!
Anders Wikner: All the more reason. I haven't done anything bad.
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Fjorton år tror jag visst att jag var
(uncredited)
Lyrics by Henrik Lilljebjörn
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Stockholmian drama
9 January 2000 | by See all my reviews

This production boasts an excellent display of drama characteristic of the time and place. Ulf Palme plays with vigour a writer turn detective and his hunt for answers to his questions not only depicts a perfect setting but also one of the few movies that are bluntly realistic. Not only the joyful aspects of life rather the edgy truth of post-war Sweden.


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