Smiles Of A Summer Night

SF Film

Fredrik is a lustful lawyer living a platonic marriage with a virginal wife, Anne. Henrik, his son from his previous marriage, is after Petra, the family maid. Fredrik’s old mistress, an actress named Desiree is in town and he goes to see her. But now she has a new lover, the fierce count Malcolm, who has a formidable wife, Charlotte. All are invited to Desiree’s mother’s estate for a weekend party. After flirting here and there, Petra ends up in a haystack with Frid, the groom. Charlotte tries to seduce Fredrik, in order to avenge herself on Desiree. Anne realizes her strong attraction for Henrik.The jealous count, discovering Fredrik with Charlotte, challenges him to a game of Russian roulette, which Fredrik loses. Fortunately his gun is loaded with blanks. Anne runs off with Henrik, her stepson, and Fredrik discovers he has been I love with Desiree, and she with him, all along.

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Smiles Of A Summer Night

Title Smiles Of A Summer Night

Original title Sommarnattens Leende

Director Ingmar Bergman

Country Sweden

Film status Completed

Original language Swedish

Cast Ulla Jacobsson, Eva Dahlbeck, Margit Carlqvist, Harriet Andersson

Script Ingmar Bergman

Production company SF

Release 1955 Dec, 26

Format HD

Duration 109 min

Fredrik is a lustful lawyer living a platonic marriage with a virginal wife, Anne. Henrik, his son from his previous marriage, is after Petra, the family maid. Fredrik’s old mistress, an actress named Desiree is in town and he goes to see her. But now she has a new lover, the fierce count Malcolm, who has a formidable wife, Charlotte. All are invited to Desiree’s mother’s estate for a weekend party. After flirting here and there, Petra ends up in a haystack with Frid, the groom. Charlotte tries to seduce Fredrik, in order to avenge herself on Desiree. Anne realizes her strong attraction for Henrik.The jealous count, discovering Fredrik with Charlotte, challenges him to a game of Russian roulette, which Fredrik loses. Fortunately his gun is loaded with blanks. Anne runs off with Henrik, her stepson, and Fredrik discovers he has been I love with Desiree, and she with him, all along. Fredrik is a lustful lawyer living a platonic marriage with a virginal wife, Anne. Henrik, his son from his previous marriage, is after Petra, the family maid. Fredrik’s old mistress, an actress named Desiree is in town and he goes to see her. But now she has a new lover, the fierce count Malcolm, who has a formidable wife, Charlotte. All are invited to Desiree’s mother’s estate for a weekend party. After flirting here and there, Petra ends up in a haystack with Frid, the groom. Charlotte tries to seduce Fredrik, in order to avenge herself on Desiree. Anne realizes her strong attraction for Henrik.The jealous count, discovering Fredrik with Charlotte, challenges him to a game of Russian roulette, which Fredrik loses. Fortunately his gun is loaded with blanks. Anne runs off with Henrik, her stepson, and Fredrik discovers he has been I love with Desiree, and she with him, all along.

Title Smiles Of A Summer Night

Original title Sommarnattens Leende

Director Ingmar Bergman

Country Sweden

Film status Completed

Original language Swedish

Cast Ulla Jacobsson, Eva Dahlbeck, Margit Carlqvist, Harriet Andersson

Script Ingmar Bergman

Production company SF

Release 1955 Dec, 26

Format HD

Duration 109 min

Genre: Comedy






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