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The White Lioness (1996)

Den vita lejoninnan (original title)
In a world where international terrorism knows no national borders, Wallander and his South African colleagues must prevent a crime that would change the face of history.

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(as Pelle Berglund)

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(screenplay), (novel)
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Cecilia Zwick-Nash ...
Linda (as Cecilia Zwick Nash)
Ernst Günther ...
Basil Appollis ...
John September
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Ann
Tshamano Sebe ...
Mabasha
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Dekker
Dipuo Huma ...
Miranda
Lee-Ann Van Rooi ...
Matilda
Gideon De Wet ...
Wiermann
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Konovalenko
Rino Brezina ...
Rykoff
Boel Larsson ...
Tania
Siw Erixon ...
Louise Åkerblom
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In a world where international terrorism knows no national borders, Wallander and his South African colleagues must prevent a crime that would change the face of history.

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1 November 1996 (Sweden)  »

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The White Lioness  »

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Great Swedish detective/conspiracy theory story
10 February 2003 | by (Northern California) – See all my reviews

This is a drama about an assassination conspiracy that starts in South Africa that finds its way to a countryside police detective. A woman is found murdered in a rural Swedish house. The murder is not the mystery, the target of the assassin is.

The film was rather low budget and the editing is a little hard to follow sometimes. It is especially hard to tell sometimes what country you are in if you only speak English like myself. The movie is subtitled in English and as you cross borders in the movie the change in languages are not always good clues as to where you are. Again, better editing might have helped.

Despite that it is an excellent drama and should please any foreign film fan.


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