During WW2 in neutral Sweden, young sailor Bo, son of a railway stationmaster, comes home from the Navy and reminisces a childhood accident. Read More »
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Maggi meets David after having missed her train, and they spend the night together. Read More »
Because of an accident at a military drill the recruit Bengt loses his eyesight and becomes blind. Read More »
Tystnaden / The Silence (1963) Ingmar Bergman, Ingrid Thulin, Gunnel Lindblom, Birger Malmsten, Drama
“The Silence” is about the emotional distance between two sisters. The younger one is still attractive enough to pick up a lover in a strange city. Read More »
Stig, a visiting soloist to a small Swedish orchestra, marries fellow musician Martha, but the inner torment and sense of failure in Stig leads to an extra-marital affair and a tragic ending.
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A movie director is approached by his old math teacher with a great movie idea: the Devil declares that the Earth is hell. The director rejects the idea, but subsequent events in the life of a writer, a friend of the director’s, and a young prostitute he loves seem to prove the math teacher’s idea.
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