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Ronja Robbersdaughter (1984)

Ronja Rövardotter (original title)
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Borka and his band and Mattis's band of robbers are rivals. Birk, his parents and their band live in the wild in Mattisforrest. They move in to Metis-stronghold, which belonged to his ... See full summary »

Director:

Tage Danielsson

Writers:

Astrid Lindgren (novel), Astrid Lindgren (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hanna Zetterberg ... Ronja
Dan Håfström ... Birk (as Dick Håfström)
Börje Ahlstedt ... Mattis
Lena Nyman ... Lovis
Per Oscarsson ... Borka
Med Reventberg Med Reventberg ... Undis
Allan Edwall ... Skalle-Per
Ulf Isenborg ... Fjosok
Henry Ottenby Henry Ottenby ... Knotas
Björn Wallde ... Sturkas
Tommy Körberg ... Lill-Klippen
Rune Andersson Rune Andersson ... Turre
Claes Janson Claes Janson ... Tjorm
Bo Bergstrand Bo Bergstrand ... Joen
Rolf Dahlgren Rolf Dahlgren ... Pelje
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Storyline

Borka and his band and Mattis's band of robbers are rivals. Birk, his parents and their band live in the wild in Mattisforrest. They move in to Metis-stronghold, which belonged to his ancestors, in an attempt to escape being caught by the king's men. The children have to learn to live in the woods. Written by maria lindberg

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forest | castle | boy | friendship | girl | See All (52) »

Taglines:

Astrid Lindgrens rövarsaga, vildmarkssaga, kärlekssaga


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Details

Country:

Sweden | Norway

Language:

Swedish | English

Release Date:

23 May 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ronja Robbersdaughter See more »

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Budget:

SEK18,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (3 parts)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

When filming the scene where the robbers run out in the snow naked to clean themselves, two big portable saunas were rigged inside the castle set. The actors sat in the saunas and on cue, when cameras rolled, opened the doors and ran off into the snow. See more »

Goofs

When Birk and Ronja are in the woods during the fog and she tells him to keep a rope length's distance, he replies to her but his mouth does not move. See more »

Quotes

Skalle-Per: Vargklämman is snowed in, not a robber will get out all winter.
Ronja: Snowed in? But how am I supposed to meet... I mean, how am I supposed to get out into the woods?
Mattis: You won't get there until spring comes, Ronja mine.
Lovis: What a nuisance. Twelve snowed in robbers, and then you to top it off Mattis.
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Connections

Edited into Ronja Rövardotter (1986) See more »

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This movie makes me feel like a child...
24 May 1999 | by crix-5See all my reviews

Here in South-America is really difficult to see European movies. A Swedish friend invites me to see it, in an film festival. I went to see "Ronja" without knowing anything about the story, just the title. It was a magnificent surprise! I loved the characters, the story, and this lovely girl Ronja. It's like a dream, I felt like a child looking at the dreams in the movie. This film proves to me that children are the same in all the world, no matter his/her country or his/her beliefs. Their innocence can make the world a better place.

Don't miss "Ronja". I hope someday I could see it with my sons and daughters.


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