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The Stockholm Syndrome (2003)

Norrmalmstorg (original title)
This is the true story of the failed bank robbery-cum-hostage taking in a bank at the square Norrmalmstorg in Stockholm, in September 1973. The Stockholm Syndrome is named after this incident.

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Cast

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Janne (Jan Erik) Olsson
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Clark Olofsson
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Kicki
Tova Magnusson-Norling ...
Barbro
Johan Widerberg ...
Lasse
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Lisa
Bengt Braskered ...
Nisse (as Bengt Nilsson)
Marit Falk ...
Kassörska
Donald Högberg ...
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Ola Isedal ...
Persson
Niklas Falk ...
K-G Lönnroth
Göran Ragnerstam ...
Sten Thunander
Örjan Landström ...
Martin Rydmark
Toni Wilkens ...
Hallberg
Peter Wahlqvist ...
Bertil Ejeroth
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This is the true story of the failed bank robbery-cum-hostage taking in a bank at the square Norrmalmstorg in Stockholm, in September 1973. The Stockholm Syndrome is named after this incident.

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29 August 2003 (Sweden)  »

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Stockholmssyndromet  »

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Many scenes where authentic video clips from news broadcasts during the actual seige. See more »

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Remake of Clark (1977) See more »

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A good movie!
3 September 2003 | by See all my reviews

In 1973 Janne Olsson walked into a bank at Norrmalmstorg in Stockholm Sweden....

I was looking forward to seeing this movie. And i was not dissapointed after I saw it. The director has captured a lot of the suspence that held a whole nation by the balls.

This movie is based on a true story, and has been put together after interviews with both police, hostages and hostagetakers.

some of the actors are brilliant and some are just good...

I think Torkel Petersson gives the movie a boost up on the voting scale for his role as Janne Olsson.


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