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Three stars overall, but, the third segment (aka the elevator sequence) earns 4 stars. Dahlbeck and Bjornstrand have such marvelous chemistry in Bergman's films from this period . . .
Bergman's films make me fall in love with life and everyone. Ain't that enough?
As with the lot of early Bergman's, there's always things that shine through the unpolished piece. The elevator scene lived up to its name.
that elevator scene.
Gunnar Fischer's black and white photography for Bergman in the 50's is wondrous, and there's plenty of dream-like beauty in this lesser known gem.
though I don't remember it with so upset feelings