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Jacobs stege (1942)

A young fisherman starts a business and climbs on the social ladder to avenge the man who plagued his parents.


Gustaf Molander
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Complete credited cast:
Sture Lagerwall ... Jonathan Nordmark
Birgit Tengroth ... Eva, housemaid
Hjördis Petterson ... Mrs. Knutsson
Erik 'Bullen' Berglund ... Hjalmar Möller
Holger Löwenadler ... Herman Franzén
Marianne Löfgren ... Hildur Törnberg
Gaby Stenberg ... Greta Möller
Viran Rydkvist ... Julia
Ernst Eklund ... Olsson
Carl Ström ... Albert Emanuelsson
Josua Bengtson ... Jonatan's Father
Torsten Hillberg ... Major Hellberg
Dagny Stenius Dagny Stenius ... Jonatan's Mother
Carl-Gunnar Wingård ... Lindgren
Gösta Gustafson Gösta Gustafson ... Priest


A young fisherman starts a business and climbs on the social ladder to avenge the man who plagued his parents.

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revenge | based on novel | See All (2) »




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Release Date:

20 August 1942 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Jacob's Ladder See more »

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1.37 : 1
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