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The Girl Gogo (1962)

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Ragnar has left his family farm and works as a taxi driver in Reykjavík in the early sixties. He's drawn to the beautiful but unhappy girl Gogo and hopes to build a better life with her. ... See full summary »

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Gógó
Gunnar Eyjólfsson ...
Ragnar
Róbert Arnfinnsson ...
Guðmundur
Lárus Ingólfsson
Steindór Hjörleifsson
John Teasy ...
Bob
Nína Sveinsdóttir
Emelía Jónasdóttir
Herdís Þorvaldsdóttir
Helga Löve
Bessi Bjarnason
Flosi Ólafsson
Regína Þórðardóttir ...
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Höskurldur Eyjólfsson
Haraldur Björnsson
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Ragnar has left his family farm and works as a taxi driver in Reykjavík in the early sixties. He's drawn to the beautiful but unhappy girl Gogo and hopes to build a better life with her. But she's a lost soul and their brief romance results in tragedy.

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Vegir liggja til allra átta
Written by Sigfús Halldórsson
Performed by Elly Vilhjálms
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