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Dirch (2011)

A biography of the Danish actor and comedian, Dirch Passer.

Director:

Martin Zandvliet

Writers:

Anders Frithiof August (screenplay), Martin Zandvliet (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nikolaj Lie Kaas ... Dirch Passer
Lars Ranthe Lars Ranthe ... Kjeld Petersen
Lars Brygmann ... Stig Lommer
Malou Reymann Malou Reymann ... Bente Askjær (as Malou Leth Reymann)
Morten Kirkskov ... Ove Sprogøe
Frederikke Cecilie Berthelsen Frederikke Cecilie Berthelsen ... Inge (as Frederikke Cecilie Bertelsen)
Silja Eriksen Jensen Silja Eriksen Jensen ... Judy Gringer
Laura Christensen ... Hanne
Sarah Grünewald Sarah Grünewald ... Vicky
Martin Buch ... Preben Kaas
Laura Bro ... Sitter Horne-Rasmussen
Marie Dietz Marie Dietz ... Dorte Passer, 5 & 7 år
Alberte Elvira Nørregaard Alberte Elvira Nørregaard ... Dorte Passer, 10 år
Charlotte Amalie Kirkegaard Kehlet Charlotte Amalie Kirkegaard Kehlet ... Dorte Passer, 19 & 25 år
Kristian Halken Kristian Halken ... Lommers assistent
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A biography of the Danish actor and comedian, Dirch Passer.

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Genres:

Biography | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Details

Official Sites:

Official site [dn]

Country:

Denmark

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

25 August 2011 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

A Funny Man See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

According to Nikolaj Lie Kaas, one of Dirch Passers most memorable sketches, "Hoppegyngen", also depicted in the movie, was inspired by him as a child. Preben Kaas (played by Martin Buch), Nikolajs father, got the idea when he gave Nikolaj a similar toy as a gift. See more »

Quotes

Stig Lommer: Mange ting har han budt mig, men at dø på premiereaftenen det er sgu godt nok det værste!
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Great movie
10 July 2012 | by df-199-994903See all my reviews

I am also a Dane and I really liked it, especially Kaas performance. I could really see Dirch in him. He portrayed the external pressures from managers, co-workers, family and friends beautifully, but his internal pressures really shined. Like a dog chasing his tail, never reaching and running faster and faster, without knowing why.

And I loved most what Dirch did. Cant really say that he was vulgar as such. They included (for me) the most important part Hoppegyngen, on youtube.

Its not a perfect movie, but all in all well worth the time and money to go see it. I would see it again.


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