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Wonderful and Loved by All (2007)

Underbar och älskad av alla (och på jobbet går det också bra) (original title)
Isabella is 30 and single. Her friends have fancy careers, getting married and so on. She is a freelance actor. In her CV, among other merits, she claims being an acrobat. One little lie will leads to another. Bigger.

Director:

Hannes Holm

Writers:

Martina Haag (novel), Martina Haag (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Martina Haag ... Bella
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau ... Micke
Ellen Jelinek Ellen Jelinek ... Kajsa (as Ellen Mattsson)
Reine Brynolfsson ... Himself
Katrin Sundberg Katrin Sundberg ... Liselotte
Per Sandberg Per Sandberg ... Vesa Saarinen
Jan Mybrand ... Boström (as Jan Myrbrand)
Chatarina Larsson Chatarina Larsson ... Mamma
Stig Engström ... Rolf
Ingrid Luterkort ... Mormor
Jonas Malmsjö Jonas Malmsjö ... Pelle
Santo Magonza Santo Magonza ... Voltaire
Richard Ulfsäter ... Tobias
Harald Lönnbro Harald Lönnbro ... Markus på VS video
Kjell Sundvall ... Himself
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Isabella is 30 and single. Her friends have fancy careers, getting married and so on. She is a freelance actor. In her CV, among other merits, she claims being an acrobat. One little lie will leads to another. Bigger.

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Comedy | Drama

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Sweden | Austria | Denmark

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

24 August 2007 (Sweden) See more »

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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References Notorious (1946) See more »

Soundtracks

The Best Night of Your Life
Music and Lyrics Written by Annika Norlin
Performed by Hello Saferide: Maia Hirasawa (glockenspiel, backing vocals), Jens Lagergren (bass guitar, backing vocals), Fredrik Hultgren (drums, backing vocals), Andreas Soederlund (piano, glockenspiel, backing vocals)
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Simple what-you-guess-it-is-is-also-what-you-get film
30 December 2009 | by pivicSee all my reviews

Quite unexpectedly a semi-delightful film. Stringently directed by Hannes Holm, helmer of Swedish films often honed-in on mid-life crises, this is more of the same. Starring Martina Haag, also script-writer and the author of the book that this film is based upon, who plays a single woman who desperately wants to act that she sends her CV everywhere and lies to get her dream job at Dramaten in Stockholm, where Ingmar Bergman is set to direct. At the same time, she gets romantically entangled with another actor, tries to gain acrobatic skills and is flustered by her best friend's seemingly perfect family life. All in all a little constrained due to timing problems but kind of sweet, mostly thanks to the direction and Haag's facial expressions, which is where her acting strengths lie.

Nice finish included.


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