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Drama 19962h 39mOn: Fandor Kanopy Tags: War World War II Country: Denmark 

Knut Hamsun is Norway's most famous and admired author. Ever since he was young he has hated the English for the starvation they caused Norway during WWI. When the Germans occupy Norway 9 April 1940 he welcomes them and the protection they can give from Great Britain. He supports the national socialist ideals, but opposes the way these ideals are turned into action - that Norwegians are jailed and executed. His wife Marie travels in Germany during the war as a sign of support from Knut and herself.Hamsun featuring Max von Sydow and Ghita Nørby is streaming with subscription on Fandor, and streaming with subscription on Kanopy. It's a drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (1,547 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor & Kanopy).

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#2,097 Ranked Movie

#15 Ranked in Movies on Fandor

#91 Ranked in World War II Movies

#146 Ranked in War Movies

Hamsun has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (1,547 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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