PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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.
Official submission of Sweden for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 89th Academy Awards in 2017.
The dog must stop peeing at our place.
Mähät: Don't listen to the mean old man, Prince. Anders! Did you see that? The old man tried to kill Prince.
Anders: What did you do to the dog?
Ove: That's not a dog. It looks like a winter boot with eyes.
In movie Ove is 59 years old, his mother died when he was 7 (character Ove 7 year). If movie time is set in 2015, his mother died in 1963. After funeral we see his father car is right hand drive, Sweden was left hand drive country until 1967. But Swedish cars had the driver on the left, even when driving on the left.
Din skugga stannar kvar
Written by Johnny Mandel (as Mandel), Paul Francis Webster (as Webster) and Dan Ryde (as Ryde)
Performed by Lillemor 'Lill' Lindfors (as Lill Lindfors)
(c) Sony/ATV Publishing AB
(p) 1967 Universal Music Sweden AB
$54,608 (USA) (2 October 2016)
$3,358,518 (USA) (6 January 2017)
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