Käre John (1964) AKA Dear John


John is a sea captain whose wife left him years ago in this sentimental romantic drama. One weekend, he meets and falls for Anita, the pretty single mother of six-year-old Helent. The film opens with John and Anita in bed together, sharing their life stories with each other. John begins to hope his relationship with Anita will grow into something permanent, but Anita is not convinced that his intentions are altogether honorable.

Director: Lars-Magnus Lindgren. AKA Dear John
Stars: Jarl Kulle, Christina Schollin, Helena Nilsson, Erik Hell, Emy Storm, Morgan Anderson, Synnøve Liljebæck, Hans Wigren, Håkan Serner, Bo Wahlström, Erland Nordenfalk. 

1966 Academy Awards – Nominated for an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.


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  1. Vidor
    May 8, 2020

    This movie is terrific.

  2. Alice
    November 12, 2021

    So nice movie!!!

  3. David
    March 16, 2024

    This is a beautiful film. Great acting by the two leads.

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