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Mannen på balkongen (1993)

A serial-killer attacks and murders young girls in the public parks of Stockholm. The police has trouble finding any evidence to find the killer. But when a newsstand is robbed in one of ... See full summary »

Director:

Daniel Alfredson

Writers:

Maj Sjöwall (novel), Per Wahlöö (novel) | 5 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gösta Ekman ... Martin Beck
Kjell Bergqvist ... Lennart Kollberg
Rolf Lassgård ... Gunvald Larsson
Niklas Hjulström Niklas Hjulström ... Benny Skacke
Bernt Ström Bernt Ström ... Einar Rönn
Jonas Falk Jonas Falk ... Stig Åke Malm
Ulf Friberg Ulf Friberg ... Åke Persson
Ing-Marie Carlsson ... Gun Kollberg
Tova Magnusson ... Putte Beck (as Tova Magnusson-Norling)
Magdalena Ritter Magdalena Ritter ... Susanne Grassman
Carl Magnus Dellow Carl Magnus Dellow ... Polisbefäl
Michael Kausch ... Fransson
Udo Schenk Udo Schenk ... Dragan
Åsa Karlin Åsa Karlin ... Lisbeth Karlström (as Åsa Göransson)
Monica Nielsen ... Kiosktanten
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Storyline

A serial-killer attacks and murders young girls in the public parks of Stockholm. The police has trouble finding any evidence to find the killer. But when a newsstand is robbed in one of the parks while the murderer strikes again, police inspector Martin Beck believes that the robber may be an important witness. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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En seriemördare går lös i Stockholm. Martin Becks enda vittne... ...en förrymd rånare. (A serial killer is at large in Stockholm. Martin Beck's only witness... ...an escaped robber.) See more »

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Country:

Sweden | Germany

Language:

Swedish | English

Release Date:

26 November 1993 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

The Man on the Balcony See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Gösta Ekman as Beck, Rolf Lassgård as Gunvald, Kjell Bergqvist as Kollberg and Niklas Hjulström as Benny Skacke.
8 July 2000 | by svenuslingSee all my reviews

Gösta Ekman as Beck, Rolf Lassgård as Gunvald, Kjell Bergqvist as Kollberg and Niklas Hjulström as Benny Skacke. The best group that have ever played Sjöwall/Wahlöö's investigators? Well, at least they are not far from it. This time they have to find a serial-killer that murders young girls in the parks of Stockholm. The director Daniel Alfredsson is a talented director and he knows how to make a thrilling movie. And this is a very good movie. I highly recommend it.


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