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Release Date:
22 October 1969 (USA) See more »
During a strike strike-breakers are being transported to Lunde, where they are assaulted by the strikers... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Peter Schildt ... Kjell Andersson
Kerstin Tidelius ... Karin, hans mor
Roland Hedlund ... Harald, hans far
Stefan Feierbach ... Åke, Kjells bror
Martin Widerberg ... Martin, Kjells bror
Marie De Geer ... Anna Björklund

Anita Björk ... Hedvig, Annas mor
Olof Bergström ... Disponent Olof Björklund, Annas far
Jonas Bergström ... Nisse, Kjells vän
Olle Björling ... En strejkbrytare

Pierre Lindstedt ... Arbetarledare
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Martin Fahlén ... Kapten Mesterton (uncredited)
Sölve Forssell ... En alkoholiserad arbetare (uncredited)
Hedvig Johansson ... Elin, Nisses mor (uncredited)
Tommy Malmström ... En kommunistisk arbetare (uncredited)
Gunnar Norberg ... Arbetarledare (uncredited)
Rolf Tourd ... Landsfogde Sune Pålman (uncredited)
Elisabet Wallin ... Nisses andra flicka (uncredited)

Directed by
Bo Widerberg 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Bo Widerberg  written by

Cinematography by
Jörgen Persson 
Film Editing by
Bo Widerberg 
Makeup Department
Helena Olofsson-Carmback .... makeup artist (as Helena Olofsson)
Production Management
Staffan Hedqvist .... assistant unit manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Roy Andersson .... assistant director
Art Department
Urban Skoglund .... property master
Sound Department
Sven Fahlén .... sound mixer
Olle Jacobsson .... sound mixer
Lars Klettner .... re-recording mixer
Lars Klettner .... sound effects editor
Tommy Persson .... boom operator
Nils Skeppstedt .... sound effects editor
Lasse Ulander .... sound effects editor
Björn Öberg .... sound
Camera and Electrical Department
Rolf Lindström .... assistant camera
Rolf Lundström .... still photographer
Location Management
Elisabeth Fahlén-Lee .... location manager (as Elisabeth Fahlén)
Other crew
Anne von Sydow .... script supervisor

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Adalen 31" - USA
"Adalen Riots" - USA
"Одален 31" - Soviet Union (Russian title)
"Ådalen 31" - Finland (imdb display title)
"Ådalen 31" - Finland (Swedish title) (imdb display title)
"Adalen 31" - Poland
"Adalen 31" - Hungary
"Adalen 31" - Greece
"Adalen 31" - Uruguay (original subtitled version)
"Adalen 31" - Belgium (Flemish title) (imdb display title)
"Oprøret i Ådalen" - Denmark (imdb display title)
"Pobuna u Adalenu" - Serbia (imdb display title)
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110 min
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Finland:K-16 | Finland:K-12 (2016) (TV) | Netherlands:18 (original rating) (1970) | Norway:15 | Sweden:15 | UK:X | USA:X

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27 out of 33 people found the following review useful.
Almost perfect, 20 April 2003

Now this is something you don't see every day! Bo Widerbergs style makes this movie almost documentary in a way. That suits this movie since it's based on a true event.

The story is about a small town where the workers go out on strike. The conflict between workers and the factory owners and even between the workers themselves. Seems very simple but oh so good! Very good characters and dialogue! See it if you have the chance!

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