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JB is the city's best attacker, who lives a carefully organized life in and outside the network. After hacking into the most powerful of all domains the Stoiser domain, JB thought that the ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lars Bom ...
J.B.
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Miauv
Jørgen Kiil ...
Stoiss
...
Barbie
Mads Parsum ...
Dot
Dorte Westh Lehrmann ...
Darling
Flemming Jetmar ...
The Pike
Sonnich Morgenstern ...
Marlèen
Kim Jansson ...
Rosenstein
Dennis Dupont ...
Milos
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Guy in Bathroom (as Alexandre Willaume-Jantzen)
Mette Brodersen ...
Girl in Bathroom
Carsten Christensen ...
Pusher
Lars Borch Nielsen ...
Bartender
Finn Nørgaard ...
Stoiss Bodyguard
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JB is the city's best attacker, who lives a carefully organized life in and outside the network. After hacking into the most powerful of all domains the Stoiser domain, JB thought that the cruel Stoiser would kill him. But instead he gave him a job - as a webmaster. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for strong sexuality, violence, some language and drug content | See all certifications »
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This is Sci-Fi masterpiece!
17 November 2001 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

This is a movie that really surprised me. I did not, for one second, think that it would be this great. But I was brutally wrong, and I'm glad that I was, because this is one of the finest sci-fi films of all time! The Incredible atmosphere covering the film and the visual style created by the director makes it a unique experience. A ride! A ride you need to take in order to know what real sci-fi is all about. Lars Bom, playing the lead character J.B. does it as a pro, leaving no doubt that J.B. is the best at what he does.He hacks into computers. Though I'm sure he's never done it under pressure before. He has 35 hours to find out who's stolen his bosses money, or....he'll die. Simple? Not really!


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