Man on the Roof (1976)

15 10/01/1976 (SE) ThrillerActionCrime 1h 50m

Overview

Stockholm policeman Martin Beck is called in to investigate the murder of a fellow officer. Beck and his partner, Einar Ronn, soon discover that the murdered policeman was well known to his colleagues for his excessive brutality, though his misdeeds were never reported to higher authorities. As they pursue their investigation, a sniper climbs to a roof in downtown Stockholm and starts firing at every uniformed officer he sees.

  1. Bo Widerberg

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Maj Sjöwall

    Novel

  3. Per Wahlöö

    Novel

Top Billed Cast

  1. Carl-Gustaf Lindstedt

    Carl-Gustaf Lindstedt

    Martin Beck

  2. Sven Wollter

    Sven Wollter

    Lennart Kollberg

  3. Thomas Hellberg

    Thomas Hellberg

    Gunvald Larsson

  4. Håkan Serner

    Håkan Serner

    Einar Rönn

  5. Folke Hjort

    Folke Hjort

    Melander

  6. Ingvar Hirdwall

    Ingvar Hirdwall

    Åke Eriksson

  7. Bellan Roos

    Bellan Roos

    Mrs. Eriksson

  8. Gus Dahlström

    Gus Dahlström

    Mr. Eriksson

  9. Harald Hamrell

    Harald Hamrell

    Stefan Nyman

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Full Cast & Crew

Man on the Roof
Man on the Roof

Original Title Mannen på taket

Status Released

Original Language Swedish

Budget $483,717.00

Revenue $1,390,687.00

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