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A man called Ove = En man som heter Ove man called Ove / Tre Vänner presenterar i samproduktion med Film Väst, Nordisk Film, Fantefilm, Nordsvensk Filmunderhållning, och SVT ; producent, Annica Bellander Rune och Nicklas Wikström Nicastro ; manus & regi, Hannes Holm.

Holm, Hannes, (screenwriter,, film director.). Bellander Rune, Annica, (film producer.). Wikström Nicastro, Nicklas, (film producer.). Lassgård, Rolf, 1955- (actor.). Pars, Bahar, 1979- (actor.). Berg, Filip, 1986- (actor.). Engvoll, Ida, 1985- (actor.). Larsson, Chatarina, 1947- (actor.). Lundberg, Börje, 1953- (actor.). Almborg, Tobias, (actor.). Wiljergård, Klas, (actor.). Karimi, Poyan, 1985- (actor.). Edenroth, Simon, (actor.). Widerberg, Johan, 1974- (actor.). Gödicke, Stefan, 1970- (actor.). Akgün, Zozan, (actor.). Hallberg, Göran, 1959- (director of photography.). Storaas, Gaute, (composer.). Morheden, Fredrik, (editor of moving image work.). Backman, Fredrik, 1981- Motion picture adaptation of (work): Man som heter Ove. (Added Author). Tre Vänner Produktion AB, (production company.). , Film i Väst (Firm) (production company.). Nordisk Film (Firm), (production company.). Fantefilm, (production company.). Nordsvensk Filmunderhällning (Firm), (production company.). Sveriges television, (production company.). Music Box Films, (publisher.). Rolf Lassgård, Bahar Pars, Filip Berg, Ida Engvoll, Chatarina Larsson, Börje Lundberg, Tobias Almborg, Klas Wiljergård, Poyan Karimi, Simon Edenroth, Johan Widerberg, Stefan Gödicke, Zozan Akgün. (Cast).
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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD MAN (FOREIGN) (Text) 39206021430853 Audiovisual - DVD Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Chandler Branch Library DVD MAN (FOREIGN) (Text) 39206021426380 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chicago, IL : Music Box Films, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Fredrik Backman.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2015.
Widescreen (2.35:1).
Special features: The Ove in us all : a talk with Hannes Holm, Rolf Lassgård, and Bahar Pars; director and cast Q&A at Scandinavia House NYC; makeup gallery; makeup time-lapse; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Göran Hallberg ; composer, Gaute Storaas ; editor, Fredrik Morheden.
Participant or Performer Note:
Rolf Lassgård, Bahar Pars, Filip Berg, Ida Engvoll, Chatarina Larsson, Börje Lundberg, Tobias Almborg, Klas Wiljergård, Poyan Karimi, Simon Edenroth, Johan Widerberg, Stefan Gödicke, Zozan Akgün.
Summary, etc.:
Ove, a grumpy, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave, decides to give up on life until an unlikely friendship develops with a boisterous young family that moves in next door.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG-13; for thematic content, some disturbing images, and language.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 and 2.0.
Language Note:
Swedish and Persian dialogue; with optional English and Swedish subtitles.
Subject: Backman, Fredrik, 1981- > Film adaptations.
Digital recordings.
Older men > Sweden > Drama.
Negativism > Drama.
Widowers > Sweden > Drama.
Loss (Psychology) > Drama.
Citizens' associations > Sweden > Drama.
Neighbors > Drama.
Intergenerational relations > Drama.
Friendship > Drama.
Sweden > Drama.
Genre: Dark comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
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    "Ove, an ill-tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave, has finally given up on life just as an unlikely friendship develops with his boisterous new neighbors."
  • Baker & Taylor
    Ill-tempered widower Ove spends his days enforcing the neighborhood association rules and making clumsy attempts at suicide until he forms an unlikely friendship with a boisterous young immigrant family who has moved in next door.
  • Music Box Films
    Based on the worldwide best-seller by Fredrik Backman. Misery hates company. Ove, an ill-tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave, has finally given up on life just as an unlikely friendship develops with his boisterous new neighbors.

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