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Deathly Compulsion (1999)

Dödlig drift (original title)
A present-day thriller about a man with a needle in his brain. This needle poisons his mind and tortures him with morbid thoughts and an urge to kill. When he finally commits a murder there... See full summary »

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Andreas Persson
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Göran
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Glennie
Kjell Bergqvist ...
Chris Lipinsky
Sissela Kyle ...
Nanette
Suzanne Reuter ...
Fallenius
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Hansson
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Eriksson
Inga Landgré ...
Andreas' Mother
Tom Wentzel ...
Simon
Niklas Falk ...
Janne
Lina Englund ...
Johanna
Vanna Rosenberg ...
Vivianne
Robert Jelinek ...
Spanare
Sarine Mansted ...
Sanne
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A present-day thriller about a man with a needle in his brain. This needle poisons his mind and tortures him with morbid thoughts and an urge to kill. When he finally commits a murder there is a witness, who is drawn into a deadly game of cat and mouse, which will come to a climax in an abandoned fish factory. Written by Fredrik Klasson <fredrik.klasson@telia.com>

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12 March 1999 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Compulsión mortal  »

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SEK 3,771,320 (Sweden) (30 July 1999)
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(Eastmancolor)

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1.85 : 1
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Mikael Parsbrandt is the king!
1 November 1999 | by (Greaker, Norway) – See all my reviews

I just have to say that Mikael Parsbrandt is probably the best Swedish actor around today. All actors should watch this film and learn. Good plot, good acting and above an excellent direction. 10 out of 10. This film will give you shivers down your spine.


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