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Livet är en schlager (2000)

Mona Bergström is a sweet euro-vision-obsessed woman in her 30's. She is married to a lazy husband and have 4 children, all named after her favorite Swedish euro-vision pop stars. Her ... See full summary »

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Mona
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David
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Bosse
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Producer
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Sabina
Lisa Olsen ...
Kikki
Jessica Andersson ...
Carola
Amanda Rasmuson ...
Lena Ph
Sandra Kassman ...
Anna Book
Katarina Ewerlöf ...
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Employment Agency Worker
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Man in the Subway Speaking with Mona
Ia Langhammer ...
Waitress
Jessica Zandén ...
Mother at Cafeteria
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Mona Bergström is a sweet euro-vision-obsessed woman in her 30's. She is married to a lazy husband and have 4 children, all named after her favorite Swedish euro-vision pop stars. Her brother is a cross-dressing guy self-titled "Candy Darling". Mona works on a retirement home for disabled people, where she is responsible for taking care of a young man named David who suffers a movement restricting disease forcing him into a wheelchair. Davids parents has abandoned him as they wanted a normal child. Mona holds a big place in Davids heart, and vice versa. Davids goal is to get his parents to come and visit him, and he wants to show them that he is a great person, despite his handicap. Therefore he works with music on his computer, and his goal is to create a song, send it to "The Cardigans", a famous Swedish band and have them play the song and credit him, hoping his parents would spot it and want to visit him. Written by Opera_of_Death

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10 November 2000 (Sweden)  »

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Hånden på hjertet  »

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Trivia

Carola Häggkvist, Lena Philipsson, Jean-Pierre Barda and other celebrities all appear as themselves. See more »

Quotes

Sabina: [on the show] You probabbly don't know who I am.
Mona: Of course I know we've been talking...
Sabina: Whatever. I'm Sabina
[audience claps]
Sabina: I'm making a comeback
[audience claps louder]
Sabina: And you don't honestly think that some old fool is gonna come up against me?!
[audience is shocked]
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References The Walt Disney Christmas Show (1951) See more »

Soundtracks

Kärleksikonen
Music by David-Hoffmann Torgny Søderberg (as Torgny Söderberg)
Lyrics by Lena Philipsson
Performed by Regina Lund
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29 August 2003 | by (Stockholm, Sweden) – See all my reviews

ANYTHING LESS THAN A 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 IS IN- APP- RO- PRI- ATE!!!!!!!!!!!!

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