A Man Called Ove

"Irresistible! A touching, comic crowd pleaser." Variety

Showing Times

Fri 30 Jun 18:15
Fri 30 Jun 20:40
Sat 01 Jul 18:15
Sat 01 Jul 20:40
Sun 02 Jul 14:30

Stepping from the pages of Fredrik Backman's international best-selling novel, this is a heart-warming tale about a stubborn, short-tempered man with steadfast beliefs, strict routines and the feeling that everyone around him is an idiot — and no reticence about telling them so.  After boisterous new neighbours accidentally run over his mailbox, the cantankerous old git’s solitary, regimented world is shaken in ways he would never have imagined.  What emerges is a gratifying tale of unreliable first impressions and the gentle reminder that life is sweeter when it's shared.

Imagine if Frank Capra (It's a Wonderful Life) was around to tell his stories of kindness and compassion, but in a credible, contemporary setting:  add a dash of wicked humour, and this is the great success of A Man Called Ove.  Enjoy!


Film Information

116 mins

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