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Kiss Me (2011)

Kyss mig (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama, Romance | 29 July 2011 (Sweden)
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A young woman engaged to be married finds herself in an affair with her soon-to-be stepmother's lesbian daughter.

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Alexandra-Therese Keining (screenplay), Josefine Tengblad (idea) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Ruth Vega Fernandez Ruth Vega Fernandez ... Mia Sundström
Liv Mjönes Liv Mjönes ... Frida
Krister Henriksson ... Lasse
Lena Endre ... Elisabeth
Joakim Nätterqvist ... Tim Bratthall
Josefine Tengblad ... Elin, Frida's girlfriend
Tom Ljungman ... Oskar
Björn Kjellman ... The Priest
Jan Goldring Jan Goldring ... Security Guard
Anna Nygren Anna Nygren ... Teacher in Auditorium
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Storyline

MIA (Ruth Vega Fernandez) and FRIDA (Liv Mjönes), both in their thirties, meet each other for the first time at their parents' engagement party. Mia's father, Lasse (Krister Henriksson), is about to get married to Frida's mother, Elizabeth (Lena Endre), which will make Mia and Frida stepsisters. Lasse's daughter, Mia, has not visited her father in years and arrives with her boyfriend, Tim (Joakim Nätterqvist), with whom she is about to get married. As Mia and Frida get to know one another, strong emotions begin to stir between them. Their relationship will turn everything upside down for everyone close to them with dramatic consequences. Written by Anonymous

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Drama | Romance

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Sweden | Denmark | Germany

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

29 July 2011 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Kiss Me See more »

Filming Locations:

Fyn, Funen, Denmark See more »

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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Liv Mjönes didn't have a driver license so they got a tow rope to pull the car for the scene that Frida drives Mia to Fyn. See more »

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When entering the engagement party, Mia gets out of the cab holding a a large purse. Once inside of the party, she has a different, smaller clutch bag instead. See more »

Quotes

Mia: We could live like this, couldn't we? This is almost like a shoebox.
Frida: I wouldn't want it to be like this. It's not real. We're locking ourselves away from real life.
Mia: It's hard for me, Frida. I'm not brave like you. I just wish people wouldn't ask questions.
Frida: [short pause] I want them to ask questions. I'm proud of you. I want to show the world how much I love you.
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Lonely Afternoon
Written by Anna Nygren and Carrie Nygren
Ladybird AB
Performed by Anna Nygren
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I love this movie !
27 September 2011 | by i-spookieSee all my reviews

Without much stash around it, it tells a love story anybody can relate to or believe in. That they are lesbians, to me a plus, has nothing to do with the story - it's a love story. It helps that it's Swedish - such a great language - and so far from Hollywood.

A lot of great lesbian love stories has been made around the world in the last 20 years: Intimates (China), Fire (India), Produceing Adults (Finland), Between Two Women (GB), Aimée & Jaguar (Germany), I Can't Think Straight (Middleeastern, but UK) and (of course) Imagine You and me (UK) - not to mention all the rest from eastern Europe, Malaisia, Japan and South America - and all the other countries who are breaking the boundaries. Cudos to you all.

But "Kyss Mig" kind of beats them all of the above for me because of it's honesty. All hypocrisy was set aside - it was what it was and people got hurt. I like that. To me that's life. Get a few blows - give a few blows. We are what we are - we do what we do.

The two leads, Ruth Vega Fernandez as Mia and Liv Mjönes as Frida, gives beautiful performances, as do Lena Endre as the mom and Krister Henriksson as the rather confused and in denial father of Mia. And I loved Mia's brother, Oscar, played by Tom Ljungman. Actually - the only one I did not get a feel of was Tim, the boyfriend of Mia, played by Joakim Nätterqvist. Maybe a script thing but he came over too one dimensional to me. As for cudos: Great one to you, Alexandra-Therese Keining, writing it and for directing it !!! AND to you Josefine Tengblad, producer, playing Elin, Fridas girlfriend. Great job!!

And for "rumpanbar" (meening in Swedish "bare ass") who gave it a 1 !! Are you for real ???

All in all: I love this film !


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