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The Chef (2005)

Kocken (original title)
The year is 1969. A junior chef and his friend embark on the ship Snowdrift destined for Cape Town. They meet with The Chef who rules unrestricted by a of sharp set of rules and regulations.

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Mats Arehn

Writer:

Rolf Börjlind
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Cast

Cast overview:
Kjell Bergqvist ... Peter Stein
Henrik Lundström ... Martin von Lindhé
Peter Viitanen Peter Viitanen ... Sundsvall
Ralph Carlsson ... Silver
Lars Hansson Lars Hansson ... Hökarn
Karl Norrhäll Karl Norrhäll ... Uno
Stephan Karlsén Stephan Karlsén ... Kapten
Anita Heikkilä Anita Heikkilä ... Kaptenens fru
Hanna Norman Hanna Norman ... Kaptenens dotter
Christer Söderlund Christer Söderlund ... Styrman
Anders Landberg Anders Landberg ... Tullare
Seth Ericson Seth Ericson ... Motorman
Conny Andersson Conny Andersson ... Motorman
Sofia Lockwall Sofia Lockwall ... Sandy
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The year is 1969. A junior chef and his friend embark on the ship Snowdrift destined for Cape Town. They meet with The Chef who rules unrestricted by a of sharp set of rules and regulations.

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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish | English

Release Date:

25 February 2005 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Antwerp, Flanders, Belgium See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Strong psycho drama
17 January 2019 | by dakjetsSee all my reviews

By chance I chose this movie one evening. It was a good choice. The film is both exciting, surprising and interesting. The film also portrays a era in a stylish way. For many young people (especially boys), it was precisely to model on a boat the first meeting with the working life. The experiences and experiences they did were different and sometimes tough. Just as this story conveys. The film is also a psychological drama, and shows how vulnerable young people are in the world of a rough adult world. Young Martin designs on a boat with courses for South Africa, on a boat with many rules, many he must find out along the way. Especially when meeting the boat's chief chef, who is anything but normal. The film has many good scenes, and it is unpredictable and you are drawn into the story along the way. I tried to find information about this movie and I don't think it was a great success when it came. Don't let this scare you away and ignore the relatively low score here. Because this one is really good.


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