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Elling

When his mother, who has sheltered him his entire 40 years, dies, Elling, a sensitive, would-be poet, is sent to live in a state institution. There he meets Kjell Bjarne, a gentle giant and female-obsessed virgin in his 40s. After two years, the men are released and provided with a state-funded apartment and stipend with the hope they will be able to live on their own.

Details

-- Box Office --
Released: Mar 16th, 2001
Budget: N/A
Revenue: N/A
-- General Information --
Rating:
Runtime: 89 Minutes
Genres: Comedy / Drama
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Elling Main Cast

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Per Christian Ellefsen
Per Christian Elle…
plays Elling
Sven Nordin
Sven Nordin
plays Kjell Bjarne
Marit Pia Jacobsen
Marit Pia Jacobsen
plays Reidun Nordsletten

Jørgen Langhelle
plays Frank Åsli
Per Christensen
Per Christensen
plays Alfons Jørgensen
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Movie Trivia/Goofs

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  • Every scene from Elling's neighborhood were shot around Majorstuen, on Oslo's west side. The locations, such as the grocery store where he hides his poems in packages of sauerkraut, and the diner where they eat dinner are all very real places. Both in name and appearance the shop and diner look exactly the same today.
  • Sven Nordin who played one of the leading roles in this movie gained 25 pounds to fit the character he was playing.
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Movie Series/Collection

Elling
2001
- Elling
Mors Elling
2003
- Mors Elling
Elsk meg i morgen
2005
- Elsk meg i morgen

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