Dear John (1964 film)

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Käre John
Dear john poster.jpg
Directed by Lars-Magnus Lindgren
Written by Lars-Magnus Lindgren
Olle Länsberg (novel)
Release date
  • 23 November 1964 (1964-11-23)
Running time
115 minutes
Country Sweden
Language Swedish
Box office $4,000,000 (US/ Canada)[1]

Dear John (Swedish: Käre John) is a 1964 Swedish film directed by Lars-Magnus Lindgren and starring Jarl Kulle and Christina Schollin. The motion picture is known especially for nude scenes unusual in the day, and for a natural performance of them that caused the film considerable notoriety in America. It was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.[2]


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  1. ^ "All-Time B.O. Champs", Variety, 3 January 1968 p 25. Please note these figures refer to rentals accruing to the distributors.
  2. ^ "The 38th Academy Awards (1966) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved 2011-11-06. 

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