A Man Called Ove

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In Theaters: September 30, 2016 (limited)

September 30, 2016 (limited)

On DVD/Blu-ray: May 16, 2017

PG-13 | 1h 56m | Comedy, Drama

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Ove is the quintessential angry old man next door. An isolated retiree with strict principles and a short fuse, who spends his days enforcing block association rules that only he cares about, and visiting his wife's grave, Ove has given up on life.

Enter a boisterous young family next door who accidentally flattens Ove's mailbox while moving in and earning his special brand of ire. Yet from this inauspicious beginning an unlikely friendship forms and we come to understand Ove's past happiness and heartbreaks.

What emerges is a heartwarming tale of unreliable first impressions and the gentle reminder that life is sweeter when its shared.

Director: Hannes Holm
Studio: Music Box Films
Producer(s): Annica Bellander, Nicklas Nicastro, Nicklas Wikström Nicastro
Cast: Rolf Lassgård, Bahar Pars, Filip Berg, Ida Engvoll, Chatarina Larsson, Tobias Almborg, Börje Lundberg, Zozan Akgün, Klas Wiljergård, Stefan Gödicke
Writer(s): Hannes Holm
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