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The Cake General (2018)

Tårtgeneralen (original title)
Set in 1984, Hans Pettersson (Hasse P.) decides to create the largest sandwich cake ever made in order to put his home town, Köping, on the map.
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Credited cast:
Mikael Persbrandt ... Hasse P
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Cynthia Akinyi Cynthia Akinyi ... Librarian #2
Tommy Andersson Tommy Andersson ... Reporter
Peter Apelgren Peter Apelgren ... Partaj Peter
Dee Ayuba Dee Ayuba ... Jerry Baskerville
Jesper Barkselius ... Birger Sjöberg
Charlotta Beigren Charlotta Beigren ... Librarian #1
Linda Bengtsson Linda Bengtsson ... Woman at helicopter scene
Gustav Bergqvist Gustav Bergqvist ... Gustav
Helena Bergström ... Dyr-Gunilla
Margareta Björklind Margareta Björklind ... Patient #2
Sara Breznik Sara Breznik ... Linda Hammar
Elina Du Rietz Elina Du Rietz ... Agneta Berggren
Timothy Earle Timothy Earle ... Ian Richards
Carina Eriksson Carina Eriksson ... Alcoholic Woman
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Set in 1984, Hans Pettersson (Hasse P.) decides to create the largest sandwich cake ever made in order to put his home town, Köping, on the map.

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Robert Gustafsson was originally cast as Hasse P, but dropped out due to dissatisfaction with the script. His replacement, Mikael Persbrandt claimed that as far as he was concerned, the script was more than fully satisfactory. See more »

Connections

References Taxi Driver (1976) See more »

Soundtracks

När syrenerna blommar därhemma
Written by Hasse Carlsson (as Carlsson)
Performed by Flamingokvintetten
BMG Rights Management Scand. AB
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A Swedish comedy original movie
15 December 2019 | by gurkan9913See all my reviews

This film is good but it's not a classic. I like Mikael in the leading role because he is a great actor that gives everything on screen. Finally I like to say that Hasse P I a true hero because he shows in the movie that everything is possible.


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7 March 2018 (Sweden) See more »

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