GenreDrama, Romance Story byEva Seeberg LanguageNorwegian
WriterOtto Carlmar, Eva Seeberg Release date12 September 1955 (Norway) CastVigdis Røising (Karin), Unni Bernhoft (Mona), Synnøve Strigen (Gerd), Per Christensen (Leif), Magne Bleness (Dag), Atle Merton (Roald) Similar moviesEdith Carlmar directed Bedre enn sitt rykte and Aldri annet enn brak
Bedre enn sitt rykte (English: Better than their reputation) is a 1955 Norwegian drama film directed by Edith Carlmar, starring Vigdis Røising, Kari Nordseth, Magne Bleness and Atle Merton. The story is based on a novel by Eva Seeberg.
Dag (Bleness) is finishing school, and needs a top grade to get into medical school. He takes private lessons with the French teacher (Nordseth), and a romantic relation develops between the two. Karin (Røising) is in love with Dag, and waits for the relationship to end, while Roald (Merton) is in love with Karin.