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Tappa Inte Sugen


Nils Poppe, described variously as the Swedish Chaplin or the Swedish Keaton, stars in Tappa Inte Sugen. The title translates as , the motto of famed Barrymoresque actor Pelle (Nils Poppe). As the audience is apprised of Pelle's torturous rise to fame and his various romantic entanglements, a subplot develops involving Pelle's interest in aspiring actress Sonja (Gaby Stenberg). Sidestepping the usual backstage cliches, the film paints a fairly accurate picture of Swedish backstage life. Even so, Tappa...more