Pippi on the Run

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Pippi on the Run
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The original 1977 film poster
Directed by Olle Hellbom
Produced by Olle Nordemar
Written by Astrid Lindgren (novel and screenplay)
Starring Inger Nilsson
Maria Persson
Pär Sundberg
Music by Christian Bruhn  [ de ]
Georg Riedel
Edited by Jan Persson
Jutta Schweden
Production
company
The Pygos Group
Distributed by Beta Film
Warner Bros. Television Distribution
Release date
  • November 14, 1970 (1970-11-14)(Sweden)
[1]
1977 (USA)
Running time
93 min.
Countries Sweden
West Germany
Language Swedish

Pippi on the Run (original title: På rymmen med Pippi Långstrump) is a 1970 Swedish movie, based on the eponymous children's books by Astrid Lindgren with the cast of the 1969 TV series Pippi Longstocking . It was released in the US in 1977.

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Plot

Fed up with their strict parents, Tommy and Annika run away from home, with their friend Pippi Longstocking to look after them in their long trek.

Cast

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