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"The Hangman" - The events take place in two periods of time. In the Middle Ages a group of men sit and discuss the evil at the tavern. With the hangman close by. 1930s: a dance hall where many people gathered. A jazz orchestra of colored musicians entertain. When the musicians take a break to eat, they are denied this by a Nazi.

  1. Bengt Lagerkvist


  2. Pär Lagerkvist


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  1. Erik Hell

    Erik Hell

    The Hangman

  2. John Elfström

    John Elfström

  3. Oscar Ljung

    Oscar Ljung

  4. Per Oscarsson

    Per Oscarsson

  5. Ove Tjernberg

    Ove Tjernberg

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Status Released

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  • September 19, 1965


Original Language Swedish

Runtime 1h 26m

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