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Telegrafisten (1993)

Mack is the most important man in a little society in North Western Norway around 1900. Telegrapher Rolandsen is a smart, funny and charming the ladies, even Mack's daughter.

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Erik Gustavson
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bjørn Floberg Bjørn Floberg ... Ove Rolandsen
Marie Richardson ... Elise Mack
Jarl Kulle ... Mack
Ole Ernst Ole Ernst ... Kaptein Henriksen
Kjersti Holmen Kjersti Holmen ... Jomfru Van Loos
Bjørn Sundquist Bjørn Sundquist ... Levion
Elisabeth Sand Elisabeth Sand ... Pastor's Wife
Svein Sturla Hungnes Svein Sturla Hungnes ... Pastor
Camilla Strøm Henriksen Camilla Strøm Henriksen ... Olga (as Camilla Strøm-Henriksen)
Johan H:son Kjellgren ... Fredrik
Knut Haugmark Knut Haugmark ... Enok
Reidar Sørensen Reidar Sørensen ... Ulrik
Maria Bonnevie ... Pernille
Per Jansen Per Jansen ... Telegraph Inspector
Gørild Mauseth Gørild Mauseth ... Ragna
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Mack is the most important man in a little society in North Western Norway around 1900. Telegrapher Rolandsen is a smart, funny and charming the ladies, even Mack's daughter.

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Drama

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Country:

Denmark | Norway

Language:

Norwegian | Swedish

Release Date:

4 February 1993 (Norway) See more »

Also Known As:

El telegrafista See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Nothing Wrong With This Film
20 October 2003 | by tonstant viewerSee all my reviews

The other review shows what happens when literature is assigned in class.

I saw this film in a Hamsun retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, and in this context it seemed reasonable, charming, atmospheric and well-photographed. Maybe even delightful. And I've been to this part of Norway, and enjoyed that, too.

Sure glad no one forced me to watch this film in school. This way I really enjoyed it. I wish it were available on DVD in the US.


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