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House of Angels

Rating:R
Genre:Drama
Release Date:January 1, 1992
Running time:127 minutes
Cast:Helena Bergström, Rikard Wolff, Sven Wollter, Reine Brynolfsson, Ernst Günther
Director:Colin Nutley
Writer:Colin Nutley
Distributor:Sonet Film

Description: House of Angels is a comedy about prejudice in a small Swedish town. The owner of the farm Änglagård is killed in an automobile accident, and the community is surprised and outraged when his granddaughter turns up at the funeral to claim the farm. Fanny (Helena Bergström) is a leather-jacketed cabaret performer from Berlin, and she lives with her gay biker buddy, Zac (Rikard Wolff). Many members of the community are horrified and make no bones about it. Appearances aren't everything, however. Fanny and Zac are far from the drugged-out weirdos they seem to be, and slowly but surely, the community accepts them. Expat British director Colin Nutley manages to forge strong, well-developed characters from these stereotypical origins.~ John Voorhees, All Movie Guide

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