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Kærestesorger (2009)

A bunch of 15-year-olds in Viborg make their first experiences with love, kissing and sexuality, coming together and drifting apart. The film follows the adolescents over a ... See full summary »

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Nils Malmros
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Thomas V. Solnæs Thomas V. Solnæs ... Steffen (as Thomas Solnæs)
Sofie Linde Lauridsen Sofie Linde Lauridsen ... Liselotte
Jesper Svane Jesper Svane ... Toke
Simone Tang Simone Tang ... Agnete
Thomas Ernst ... Jonas
Jacob Grosen Jacob Grosen ... Birger
Mikkel Hessel Jelonek Mikkel Hessel Jelonek ... Torben
Morten Vogt Urup Morten Vogt Urup ... Mogens (as Mogens Urup)
Søren Pilmark ... Agnetes far
Ida Bonderup Pallesen Ida Bonderup Pallesen ... Benedikte
Stella Roune Stella Roune ... Josefine (as Stella Filippa Hammersholt Roune)
Ida Dwinger Ida Dwinger ... Agnetes mor
Sofie Amalie Klougart Sofie Amalie Klougart ... Helene
Esben Smed ... Leif (as Esbeen Smed Jensen)
Ove Pedersen Ove Pedersen ... Dansklæreren
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Storyline

A bunch of 15-year-olds in Viborg make their first experiences with love, kissing and sexuality, coming together and drifting apart. The film follows the adolescents over a three-year-period, focusing on the relationship between Jonas and Agnete, which is made difficult by misconceptions, Agnete's interest for philosophy and Jonas's friend Toke, her father's mental illness and Jonas's own indecision regarding his feelings for her. The story ends when the protagonists finish school. Written by tonnenleger

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Country:

Denmark

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

13 March 2009 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Aching Hearts See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The story is set in the 1960s because writer/director Nils Malmros is telling memories of his own youth. See more »

Crazy Credits

Særlig tak til alle statister for en fantastisk indsats og god energi (Special thanks to all the extras for a great effort and good energy) See more »

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Featured in DR2 tema: Året der kommer (2008) See more »

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Studentsången
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Characters with development
24 March 2009 | by brinckzoneSee all my reviews

If you've seen one Malmros movie, you've seen them all. Maybe. Or maybe not! Many of Malmros' movies takes place in his own life, so does this movie. It is often the same story - the one about being unhappily in love. The Malmros movie 'Kundskabens træ' depicted the children (and has now made cult status), and now with the movie 'Kærestesorger', we see the teenagers. It is quite a work that underlies this movie. It took Malmros three years to make this movie. This is because we, as a viewer, have to get the feeling that the characters undergo a development - and they really do! A lot happens in three years when you are 15 years old.

The language can seem a bit strange and you can get the feeling that the actors cannot act. But the movie is supposed to depict the 60's. The language was different then. And actually, the language - and how the actors talk is not far from the language in 'Kundskabens træ'. This means that not only did the actors had to act, but also work a lot on how they talked. The actors are not professionals, but they are really good! The movie can seem boring to some (it goes on for over two hours), but we have to get the feeling that three years have passed, at the end of the movie. It is not supposed to be a funny movie, but the dialogue is sometimes hilarious.

If you are curious to see what it was like to be a teenager in the 60's, you should definitely see this movie.


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