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Hem ljuva hem (2001)

The wife and son of an unemployed, foul-tempered man suffer under ever-worsening domestic violence. One day while his father is taking a nap, the young son decides to take matters into his ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Nyqvist ... Kent
Kristina Törnqvist Kristina Törnqvist ... Sara
Anastasios Soulis ... Stefan
Alexandra Rapaport ... Eva
Mats Blomgren Mats Blomgren ... Daniel
Lars Väringer ... Tommy
Anna Bjelkerud Anna Bjelkerud ... Elisabeth
Anna Eidem Anna Eidem ... Gunilla
Frederik Nilsson Frederik Nilsson ... Fredrik Odhage (as Fredrik Nilsson)
Katarina Weidhagen van Hal Katarina Weidhagen van Hal ... Linda (as Katarina Weidhagen)
Michalis Koutsogiannakis Michalis Koutsogiannakis ... Saras Läkare
Cecilia Nilsson Cecilia Nilsson ... Sonja
Viveka Enander Viveka Enander ... Margareta
Tone Helly-Hansen Tone Helly-Hansen ... Personal Kvinnojouren
Peter Ojala Peter Ojala ... Kjell
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The wife and son of an unemployed, foul-tempered man suffer under ever-worsening domestic violence. One day while his father is taking a nap, the young son decides to take matters into his own hands. In a panic, the wife and son both believe the man is dead and dump him on a roadside. The man survives, however, and returns home weeks later confined to a wheelchair probably for the rest of his life. How will each member in the family cope with this new situation? Written by Markku Kuoppamäki

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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

9 March 2001 (Sweden) See more »

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Terrific, scary and touching
30 December 2001 | by elitserienSee all my reviews

Oooh, this movie was something else. A father beating his wife and child. It was really realistic and you felt really touched after the movie had ended.

Good actors and many strong scenes makes this movie worth seeing.


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