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The Perfect Line

By Páll Stefánsson
Icelandic Film and Television Awards

Photo: the Icelandic Film and Television Awards. Photo: Icelandic Film and Television Awards.

The readers of visir.is have voted on the five best sentences in Icelandic film history, ahead of the Eddas, the Icelandic Film and Television Awards, on Saturday.

Actor Björn Jörundur features in three of thee lines in two movies, Englar Alheimsins by Friðrik Þór Friðriksson and two in Sódóma Reykjavík, directed by Óskar Jónasson.

The last movie on the list is the road music movie Með allt á Hreinu directed by Ágúst Guðmundsson, who has two films in the top five with lines by Valgeir Guðjónsson and Eggert Þorleifsson. 

Click here to watch videos of the other top five lines.

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