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A Man Called Ove

An ill-tempered retiree forms an unlikely friendship with new neighbors, rediscovering the joy in life.


Why watch this film?

This is a story full of emotion, tackling life, death, old age, companionship, longing and depression. Among so many feelings and a dose of sentimentality, director Hannes Holm tells a beautiful story, showing that we are much more than the shell we show to the world. It will certainly make you cry - be moved by the story or for having known some Oves during life.



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Plot summary

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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