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Kopps (2003)

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When a small town police station is threatened with shutting down because of too little crime, the police realise that something has to be done...

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jacob
Torkel Petersson ...
Benny
Göran Ragnerstam ...
Lasse
Sissela Kyle ...
Agneta
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Jessica
Christian Fiedler ...
Folke
Erik Ahrnbom ...
Håkan
Harry Goldstein ...
Göran
Michael Fares ...
Mike
Viktor Friberg ...
Janne
Jan Fares ...
Mike's dad
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Gunnar
Kerstin Hellström ...
Kindergarten teacher
Paula McManus ...
Jacob's first date
Maj-Lis Hörne ...
Elsa
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Storyline

Police officer Benny is obsessed with American police cliches and livens up his own boring everyday life with dreams of duels with bad guys. But poor Benny and his colleagues doesn't have much to do in the small town of Högboträsk. Most of their days are spent drinking coffee, eating sausage waffles and chasing down stray cows. Peace and quiet is the dream of every politician, but for the Swedish authorities, the lack of crooks is reason to close the local police station. When the cops investigate a suspected act of vandalism, they realise that they themselves may be able to raise the crime statistics high enough to stay in business. Written by Yocke (yocke@hotmail.com)

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Hvis du tænder på: - stramt siddende uniformer - citron halvmåner med varmkaffe - blå blink og bah-buh lyde vil du slå gnister over KOPS

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Action | Comedy

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Release Date:

7 February 2003 (Sweden)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

SEK 22,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$936,126 (Sweden) (7 February 2003)

Gross:

$936,126 (Sweden) (7 February 2003)
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Trivia

The actors had to learn how to fire a gun on the Police Academy before filming began. See more »

Goofs

The call signal sounds from their radios are wrong. The Swedish Police and Rescue services use two different radio systems (when the film was made. They are now changing to a TETRA system). The S80 is only used by the Police in the three biggest cities. The S70 is used by everyone, (Police, Rescue, SAR, Mil etc) everywhere else. Since the film is "far from everything" they should use the S70 system but the sounds are from a S80 system. See more »

Quotes

Agneta: Do you want us to pierce you through the scrotum Göran?
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Crazy Credits

The cow is credited as: Ko - Greta 284 See more »

Connections

Referenced in Om Shanti Om (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

BORN IN THE COUNTRY
Written by P. Persson
Performed by Peps Persson
Used by permission of Universal Music Publishing/Universal Music AB
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Not as brilliant as "Jalla, Jalla!" but a great laugh
20 April 2004 | by (Groningen, Netherlands) – See all my reviews

If you're looking for real comedy and humor, this is the movie to watch. Especially if you like the previous movie, Jalla,Jalla! by the same director (and many of the same actors) this one is a must. However don't be disappointed if the quality is not as high as Fares's debut.

It's more filled with stupid jokes and the characters are not as thoroughly deepened as you would like. On the other hand, the plot (paper thin as it may be) very original and you feel good by it. Moreover the special effects are unexpectedly good for a swedish film. It may be clear that I liked this one very much and I can really recommend it! ...


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