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Original title Kenny Begins
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Form Partly animated
Average rating 3,04 / 5
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Production country
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Classification Allowed from age 11
Swedish release 2009-03-25

Cast

Johan Rheborg
Kenny Starfighter

Jan Mybrand
Rutger Oversmart

Björn Gustafsson
Lenny Starfighter

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Plot summary

Kenny Starfighter is probably the worst student the Hero Galaxy Academy has ever had. When Kenny accidentally crash-lands on Earth he bumps into Pontus, a bullied 15-year-old boy who has found...

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Cast

Johan Rheborg Kenny Starfighter
Bill Skarsgård Pontus
Carla Abrahamsen Miranda
Jan Mybrand Rutger Oversmart
Lars "Brasse" Brännström General Sudoko
Björn Gustafsson Lenny Starfighter
Cecilia Frode underhuggare 1
Per Svensson underhuggare 2
Josefin Bornebusch underhuggare 3
Pernilla August rektorn
Sissela Kyle Jenny Starfighter
Johan Glans kapten Kaos
Per Ragnar kejsar Zing
Hayes Jemide Fire
Rosie Anderberg Earth
Yan Kai Yu Wind

Companies

Production company Fladen Filmrights AB
Co-Production Company Seat 13
Nordisk Film AB
Sveriges Television AB
Filmgate AB
Ihrevik AB
Film i Skåne AB
Lunatic Speed AB
Advance allocations Nordisk Film- & TV Fond
Stiftelsen Svenska Filminstitutet 2008-04-28
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Nordisk Film AB 2009
Distributor in Sweden Nordisk Film AB 2009
Laboratory Nordisk Film Post Production AB
Digital Effects Filmgate AB
Sales TrustNordisk ApS

Plot summary

Kenny Starfighter is probably the worst student the Hero Galaxy Academy has ever had. When Kenny accidentally crash-lands on Earth he bumps into Pontus, a bullied 15-year-old boy who has found a mysterious crystal which has given him super powers. But Rutger Oversmart, the most intelligent man in the Universe, is out to squeeze the powers out of Pontus. Can Kenny Starfighter save a teenage boy’s life?

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 146379
Date 2009-03-03
Classification Allowed from age 11
Original length 2379 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 562, 513, 574, 477, 253.


Censorship number 146237
Date 2009-01-19
Classification Allowed from age 11
Notes (Ofullständig version)


Release dates

Release in Sweden 2009-03-25 Sweden 87 min
Festival showing 2009-03-10 Royal Malmö Sweden 87 min (BUFF Filmfestival)
DVD release 2009-07-29 Sweden
Festival showing 2010-02-03 Capitol Göteborg Sweden 85 min 33:e Göteborg Film Festival.
TV showing 2012-01-06 SVT1 Sweden
2014-06-06 SVT1 Sweden
2015-06-14 Sweden

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm
Length 2380


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Print
Item base Polyester
Gauge 35 mm


Element type Duplicate positive
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 7548


Element type SEPMAG
Gauge DTS-skiva


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Less than 850 x 400


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Holdings Scripts

Script type Dialoglista
Script title Kenny Starfighter. Vers 2.
Extent 44 s.
Language English


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Kenny begins. Version 7. Manus Lars V Johansson och Carl Åstrand, Mats Lindberg.
Extent 107 s.
Language Swedish


Script type Dialoglista
Extent 55 s. + 10 s. för- och eftertext samt musiklista.
Language Swedish


Script type Inspelningsmanus
Script title Kenny Starfighter. Kenny begins. Varsion 4. Av Calle Åstrand, Mats Lindberg, Lars "Vasa" Johansson.
Extent 102 s.
Language Swedish


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Misc.prints
Language Swedish


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