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What is A Man Called Ove?

A Man Called Ove is a Swedish movie

A Man Called Ove

Plot: 59 year-old Ove is the block’s grumpy man. Several years ago he was deposed as president of the condominium association, but he could not give a damn about being deposed and therefore keeps looking over the neighborhood with an iron fist. When pregnant Parvaneh and her family move into the terraced house opposite Ove and accidentally back into Ove’s mailbox it sets off the beginning of an unexpected change in his life.

A Man Called Ove was released in 2015 and Rolf Lassgård, Bahar Pars, Filip Berg, Ida Engvoll play the lead parts. The genre of A Man Called Ove is Comedy, Drama.

It has been directed by Hannes Holm and is written by Hannes Holm (screenplay), Fredrik Backman (novel).
A Man Called Ove and awards: 13 wins & 18 nominations. It got an Oscar nomination for best foreign film in 2017.


  • IMDB: 7.6
  • Metascore: 69
  • Rotten Tomatoes: 91%

A Man Called Ove trailer

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