A Man Called Ove Foreign Swedish (PG-13) 116 minutes

A MAN CALLED OVE--FOREIGN Swedish--(PG-13)--Stepping from the pages of Fredrik Backman’s charming international best-seller, Ove (Rolf Lassgard) is the quintessential grumpy old man next door, a Curmudgeon with staunch principles and a short fuse. Still grieving his late wife, Ove has nearly given up on life when a boisterous young family moves in next door, accidentally flattening his mailbox and upending his ordered, solitary world in the process. An unlikely friendship between Ove and his new Iranian-Swedish neighbor (Bahar Pars) begins to form. Ove’s past happiness’ and heartbreaks come flooding back and what emerges is an unexpected, funny and heartwarming tale of human connection that reminds us life is sweeter when it’s shared.