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Overview

The feeble-minded Sven's mother dies and he gets work as a farm-hand at the rich, affluent Höglund's farm. He has to work without pay and sleeps together with the cows. He meets the disabled Anna who is the first one to treat him as an adult. One day he has had enough of Höglund's maltreatment and moves in with Anna's family. Plot by Mattias Thuresson.

  1. Hans Alfredson

    Novel, Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Stellan Skarsgård

    Stellan Skarsgård

    Sven

  2. Hans Alfredson

    Hans Alfredson

    Höglund

  3. Maria Johansson

    Maria Johansson

    Anna

  4. Per Myrberg

    Per Myrberg

    Andersson

  5. Gösta Ekman

    Gösta Ekman

    The New Driver

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The Simple-Minded Murderer
The Simple-Minded Murderer

Facts

Original Title Den enfaldige mördaren

Status Released

Release Information

  • September 29, 1982
    Theatrical

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Original Language Swedish

Runtime 1h 48m

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