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Fram för lilla Märta eller På livets ödesvägar (1945)

An out-of-work musician (Järrel) is desperate for work and when his best friend (Ekman) sees an add requesting a cellist he signs him up. However, the work is for a female, so he creates ... See full summary »

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Agneta Lagerfeldt ...
Barbro (as Agneta Lagerfelt)
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Borgmästarinnan Granlund född Riddarsporre
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Frkn Wiklund
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Frkn Fahlén
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Fredriksson
Erik A. Petschler ...
Konstfotograf Larzon (as Erik Petschler)
Hugo Jacobsson ...
Johansson från Hagaberg (as Hugo Jacobson)
Charlie Almlöf ...
Andre borgmästaren
Erik Rosén ...
Talmannen
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Borgmästare Granlund
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An out-of-work musician (Järrel) is desperate for work and when his best friend (Ekman) sees an add requesting a cellist he signs him up. However, the work is for a female, so he creates the character Märta Letterström and joins the trio at a small-town hotel. But being a woman is not as easy as you think. Written by frispar

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29 September 1945 (Sweden)  »

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The cast credits are divided into four sections: "In the leading roles" (Stig Järrel), "Imaginable characters" (Kurre, Inga and Barbro), "Possibly imaginable characters" (the next eight) and "Absolutely unimaginable character" (Borgmästare Granlund). See more »


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Fram för lilla Märta
Music by Kai Gullmar
Lyrics by Hasse Ekman
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Some 14 years ahead of "Some like it hot"
7 February 1999 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

Stig Järrel, dressed up as a female cellist, is hilarious in this light-weighted comedy. Terrafilms greatest succes ever! *** (out of five)


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