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Flickering Lights (2000)
"Blinkende lygter" (original title)

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Four small gangsters from Copenhagen trick a gangster boss: they take over 4,000,000 kroner which they were supposed to bring him. Trying to escape to Barcelona they are forced to stop in ... See full summary »

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Four small gangsters from Copenhagen trick a gangster boss: they take over 4,000,000 kroner which they were supposed to bring him. Trying to escape to Barcelona they are forced to stop in the countryside, in an old, wrecked house, hiding there for several weeks. Slowly, one after another, they realize, that they would like to stay there, starting a new life, renovating the house and forming it into a restaurant. But they can't avoid being caught up by their past. Written by Volker Merl <volko@foni.net>

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De har altid været på flugt - nu løber de for livet.

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$2,881,123 (Denmark) (6 April 2001)
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Trivia

Helle Virkner who plays Stefan's aunt, also played in Matador (1978), the TV series the guys are watching. See more »

Goofs

Most of the film takes place in an old inn, which has not been in use for years. Yet electricity is readily available when Torkild brings a TV and a video. See more »

Quotes

Arne: [while driving through the woods] There's alot of fucking trees here.
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References Dallas (1978) See more »

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Don't Run for the Money
Written and Performed by Peter Viskinde
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Full with attitude
6 February 2003 | by (Finland) – See all my reviews

When I watched this film the first time, I didn't even know which movie I was watching. But it took me 15 min of watching to realize what a great movie it is. You can find anything in the movie Comedy, Drama, Romance, Action and it's a good mixture of it too.

Even though I didn't understand everything what they said in the movie I still think the actors were great. But you have to be a special type of person to like this movie, that's why it only has the grade 7,5/10

I would still give this movie 9/10 because I think it's an brilliant movie.

"Jordkyld öl"


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