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A Respectable Life (1979)

Ett anständigt liv (original title)
About a couple of friends in Stockholms drug world.

Director:

Stefan Jarl

Writer:

Stefan Jarl
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Kenneth 'Kenta' Gustafsson Kenneth 'Kenta' Gustafsson
Gustav 'Stoffe' Svensson Gustav 'Stoffe' Svensson
Eva Blondin Eva Blondin
Patric Gustafsson Patric Gustafsson
Majken Gustafsson Majken Gustafsson
Lena Löfgren Lena Löfgren ... (as Lena Lövgren)
Jan Löfgren Jan Löfgren ... (as Jan Lövgren)
Elisabeth 'Bettan' Backe Elisabeth 'Bettan' Backe
Kenneth 'Kenta' Bergqvist Kenneth 'Kenta' Bergqvist
Sven-Åke 'Skåning' Dyhlen Sven-Åke 'Skåning' Dyhlen
Helena Höglund Helena Höglund
Jan 'Jajje' Klingryd Jan 'Jajje' Klingryd
Bo 'Bosse' Landegren Bo 'Bosse' Landegren
Erik 'Jerka' Rosen Erik 'Jerka' Rosen
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Björn Granath ... (voice)
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Storyline

About a couple of friends in Stockholms drug world.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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En fristående fortsättning på "Dom kallar oss mods", del 2 i en planerad trilogi. See more »

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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

26 March 1979 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

A Respectable Life See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Black and White | Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Several lines from the dialogue, most by Stoffe, were sampled by the Swedish Depressive Black Metal band Shining in their song "Total utfrysning" from the album VI - Klagopsalmer (2009). See more »

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Follows Dom kallar oss mods (1968) See more »

Soundtracks

Tillbaka till livet
by 'Kenta' & Eva Gustafsson
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Could possibly be the most frightening film of all times!!!
19 November 2001 | by anton-6See all my reviews

This anti-drug film is the second in the "Mods trilogy" the first is "They call us Mods".It´s the same persons as in the first film: The very young people has now grown up but now they take drugs and many of them dies.Kenta and Stoffe(they meet one time in the film and plays bowling) is no longer best friends.Stoffe dies in this film because of drugs.The last film in the trilogy is about Kenta´s and Stoffe´s children.

It´s really a unique Documentary and I think that you should show this films in schools.The music is also fantastic.Could possibly be the most frightening film of all times,it left me speechless.

*****/*****


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