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Pearls and Swine (1997)

Perlur og svín (original title)
Lisa wants to take a cruise, hubby Finnbogi schemes to make money. He buys a dilapidated bakery. They get lucky when Karolina, who bakes great cakes, offers to work for them. She's the ... See full summary »

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Óskar Jónasson
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ólafía Hrönn Jónsdóttir Ólafía Hrönn Jónsdóttir ... Lísa
Jóhann Sigurðarson Jóhann Sigurðarson ... Finnbogi
Ólafur Darri Ólafsson ... Bjartmar
Edda Björgvinsdóttir ... Marta
Steinunn Ólína Þorsteinsdóttir ... Eygló
Þröstur Leó Gunnarsson Þröstur Leó Gunnarsson ... Erlingur
Ingvar Sigurdsson ... Viktor (as Ingvar Sigurðsson)
María Guðmundsdóttir María Guðmundsdóttir ... Karólína
Baldvin Halldórsson Baldvin Halldórsson ... Vinur Karólínu
Kjartan Guðjónsson Kjartan Guðjónsson ... Fasteignasali
Kristján Kristjánsson Kristján Kristjánsson ... Atli
Skapti Ólafsson Skapti Ólafsson ... Útgerðarkóngur
Þora Sigurdardottir Þora Sigurdardottir ... Fínasta frú (as Þóra Sigurðardóttir)
Linda Ásgeirsdóttir Linda Ásgeirsdóttir ... Einkaritari Mörtu
Þorgeir Jónsson Þorgeir Jónsson ... Gamall karl
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Lisa wants to take a cruise, hubby Finnbogi schemes to make money. He buys a dilapidated bakery. They get lucky when Karolina, who bakes great cakes, offers to work for them. She's the mother of Marta, head of the area's largest bakery, and the two have quarreled. Marta can't abide mom's rebellion or the rival bakery's success, so she inveigles Finnbogi to invest in porn toys without telling Lisa. Where does he get the cash? From his son Bjartmar, who has promised Russian sailors he'll arrange the purchase of ten Landas. The Russians are coming to collect their cars, Finnbogi hasn't sold a single dildo, hard-bitten Marta plans one more nasty trick. How can Lisa get her cruise? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Country:

Iceland

Language:

Icelandic

Release Date:

10 October 1997 (Iceland) See more »

Also Known As:

Pearls and Swine See more »

Filming Locations:

Reykjavík, Iceland

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