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Frank leads a respectable yuppie life working at a noted Stockholm law firm. He has also been married for eight years to his beautiful wife Nenne, who runs an upscale boutique. Yet Frank is... See full summary »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Felix Herngren ... Frank Philgren
Karin Bjurström Karin Bjurström ... Nenne Philgren
Cecilia Ljung Cecilia Ljung ... Rosie
Mikael Persbrandt ... Georg
Källa Bie Källa Bie ... Sofia
Fredrik Lindström Fredrik Lindström ... Markus
Alvin Nyström Alvin Nyström ... Robin
Magnus Härenstam ... Frank's boss
Annakarin Johansson Annakarin Johansson ... Babysitter
Ann-Sofie Rase Ann-Sofie Rase ... Therapist No. 1
Ulf Björnbom Ulf Björnbom ... Older Client
Anders Eriksson ... Younger Client
Isidor Torkar Isidor Torkar ... Realtor
Sanna Krepper Sanna Krepper ... Receptionist (as Sanna Nygren)
Karolina Tengstrand Karolina Tengstrand ... Girl on Subway Train
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Frank leads a respectable yuppie life working at a noted Stockholm law firm. He has also been married for eight years to his beautiful wife Nenne, who runs an upscale boutique. Yet Frank is deeply bored with his life and is supremely randy. He even fantasizes about the marriage counselor that he and Nenne visit weekly. Eventually, Frank shacks up with a young fetching art student named Sofia, though the experience wracks Frank with guilt. Meanwhile, Nenne's friend and co-worker Rosie suspects that Frank is having an affair, though she does not have the nerve to tell her. Little does Rosie suspect, however, that her friend is sleeping with her lover Georg, an uptight journalist with an ego the size of Finland. Soon wires get crossed, and all hell breaks loose. Written by Anonymous

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Swedish

Release Date:

24 September 1999 (Sweden) See more »

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When Sofia calls Frank on his cell phone at home, she really does call him, from the other room. See more »

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Frank: I could be a part of your artwork, maybe some Japanese guy would want to buy me.
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References Show Me Love (1998) See more »

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Funny, thought provoking, feel good movie.
13 January 2010 | by c_malcSee all my reviews

This is a wonderful film... First impressions of cynicism and crassness are soon dissipated by a fun loving display of how men and women's baser motivations diverge (Vive la difference !)

You can love people despite and sometimes because of their weaknesses. Human beings are a bit rubbish really, but we have big hearts and we try our best, despite temptation. It's not our fault when sometimes temptation can't be resisted, that's just who we are.

There is a consistent stylishness from start to finish; crisp photography and sharp composition, very pleasant viewing when you add provocative content, well suited music and laugh out loud scripting.

Watch out for the very young "lone wise voice"... brilliant; wisdom from innocence balancing comedy from the human condition.


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