Music Box Films Acquires Swedish Box Office Hit ‘A Man Called Ove’

Swedish director Hannes Holm’s A Man Called Ove enjoyed a record opening weekend in its home country in late December, with about 240M admissions. It went on to hold the top box office slot for several weeks in January and has grossed nearly $20M in the market where Star Wars: The Force Awakens has taken a total of about $21M. Music Box Films has now acquired North American Rights to the dramedy from TrustNordisk. Based on the bestselling book by Fredrik Backman, which…

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