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Reykjavik Guesthouse: Rent a Bike (2002)

A story about friendship where you least expect it. A simple story about a simple man.
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Cast overview:
Hilmir Snær Guðnason ... Jóhann Jóhannsson
Stefán Eiríksson Stefán Eiríksson ... Finnur
Kristbjörg Kjeld ... Ingibjörg
Margrét Vilhjálmsdóttir Margrét Vilhjálmsdóttir ... Telma (Seagulls Laugther, The)
Kjartan Guðjónsson Kjartan Guðjónsson ... Ingólfur
Brynhildur Guðjónsdóttir Brynhildur Guðjónsdóttir ... Kristín
Björn Hlynur Haraldsson ... Guðjón
Pétur Einarsson ... Pétur í Pétursbúð
María Sigurðardóttir María Sigurðardóttir ... Ingibjörg
Baldur T. Hreinsson Baldur T. Hreinsson ... Gestur hjá Ingibjörgu (as Baldur Trausti Freysteinsson)
Sigurður Hjartarson ... Gestur hjá Ingibjörgu
Sindri Snorrason Sindri Snorrason ... Raddir hrekkjalóma
Steinar Thors Steinar Thors ... Raddir hrekkjalóma
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Jóhann is a 30 year old guesthouse owner isolated from the outside world following the death of his father. He stays at the guesthouse without accepting any lodgers and has created his own world avoiding contact with others. Finnur, a 9 year old boy, finds his way to Jóhanns world and they develop a special friendship. A story about people and their fears. Written by <haukur@mtt.is>

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Iceland

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Icelandic

Release Date:

26 March 2002 (Iceland) See more »

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ISK38,000,000 (estimated)
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