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Fools in the Mountains (1957)

Fjols til fjells (original title)
At a high mountain hotel in Norway the porter Poppe tries to do the best he can for the guests with an often unhelpful piccolo Rudolf. This, however, leads to a lot of problems, and Poppe thinks some of the guests behave inappropriate.

Director:

Edith Carlmar

Writer:

Otto Carlmar
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Cast

Credited cast:
Leif Juster Leif Juster ... Poppe
Unni Bernhoft Unni Bernhoft ... Ruth Granberg / Piccolo Rudolf
Frank Robert Frank Robert ... Skuespiller Teddy Winter / Ornitologen
Nanna Stenersen Nanna Stenersen ... Værelsespike Lalla
Anne Lise Wang Anne Lise Wang ... Mannekeng Mona Miller
Anne Lise Christiansen Anne Lise Christiansen ... Skuespillerinne Eva Sommer
Willie Hoel Willie Hoel ... Doktor Grå
Einar Sissener Einar Sissener ... Direktør Granberg
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Edith Carlmar Edith Carlmar ... Oldfruen
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At a high mountain hotel in Norway the porter Poppe tries to do the best he can for the guests with an often unhelpful piccolo Rudolf. This, however, leads to a lot of problems, and Poppe thinks some of the guests behave inappropriate.

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Country:

Norway

Language:

Norwegian

Release Date:

19 August 1957 (Norway) See more »

Also Known As:

Budale na planini See more »

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Production Co:

Carlmar Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Priceless classic Norwegian Comedy.
11 July 2003 | by amentiaSee all my reviews

I think this film is one of the better classic Norwegian comedy's. It shows "The King of Norwegian Comedy's", Leif Juster, the way we loved to see him. The tall, skinny man with the funny voice does one of his best characters in this film. The setting is a hotel up in the mountain where many situations makes the days for the chief of the hotel (Juster) just as frustrated as can be. The piccolo is a girl, but is "disguised" as a boy and this also complicates some situations. I rate it 7/10.


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