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Skønheden og udyret (1983)

In Århus, Denmark, mom's in hospital, pregnant, while dad and 16 y.o.daughter are spending time together painting the baby room. Dad can't accept that his daughter has grown up with interest in guys etc. Instead, he turns to spying on her.

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Line Arlien-Søborg ... Mette
Jesper Klein ... Faderen
Carsten Jørgensen ... Jønne
Merete Voldstedlund ... Moderen
Brian Theibel ... Mini
Eva Gram Schjoldager ... Drude
Michael Nørgaard ... Jønnes ven
Jan Johansen ... Lars
Lone Elliot ... Søsser
Ib Tardini ... Mand udenfor en bar
Hans Otto Hjort Hansen ... Udsmider
Pia Bodal ... Pige udenfor en bar
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When Mette and her father are left alone over the Christmas holidays to paint the new nursery the father ends up alone most of the time. The 16-year-old Mette is always off with her friends at the disco or skating, and the father does not mind until he discovers that young Jønne has taken some semi-nude photos of Mette and clearly is intending to go further in their relationship. Suddenly the father starts hanging out with Mette and her friends as they practice winter sports together - and there is hardly anything stranger, or more embarrassing, as far as Mette is concerned. It is clear that father and daughter are heading toward a change in their relationship as both have to adjust to her "growing up." Written by Ørnås

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11 November 1983 (Denmark)  »

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A little masterpiece
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A fantastic movie. One of Malmros greatest (and that say a lot) Its a wonderful comedy, with a dangerous undertone. The incest-tema is just a little melody, who is near to came out, every time. A brilliant film, who it will be a shame to revealed to much about.


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