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Karin does not belong to the nobility but nevertheless marries the mentally ill king Erik XIV and becomes queen of Sweden. The king's skilled counsellor Göran Persson wants a royal policy supporting the people and supported by it. But in relation to the nobility the king oscillates between provocative strength and unpredictable weakness. Göran arranges that some very powerful noblemen are killed....

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Directed by

Alf Sjöberg

Written by

August Strindberg (Writer)
Alf Sjöberg (Screenplay)

Runtime

108 minutes

Country

Sweden

Language

Swedish

Cast

Keywords

madness king royalty