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The three young immigrant boys Wasim, Riaz and Munawar are growing up in the east end of Oslo, Norway. They find school extremely boring and become attracted to the hard boiled gang East ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Emil Marwa ...
Wasim
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ove Andreassen ...
Grisen (The Pig)
Leon Bashir ...
Hamza
Yngvild Støen Grotmol ...
Renate
Marit Hamdahl ...
Rektor
Abubakar Hussain ...
Amiir
Rolf Isaksen ...
Harry doptester / Harry the drugtester
Danish Kahn ...
Sajjad
Rebekka Karijord ...
Elin Hansen
Shaheen Khan ...
Rashid
Sudhir Kumar Kohli ...
Pappa Mohammed (daddy Mohammed)
Amir Malik ...
Farooq
Daud Mirza ...
Saddiq
Elyas Mohammed ...
Khalid
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The three young immigrant boys Wasim, Riaz and Munawar are growing up in the east end of Oslo, Norway. They find school extremely boring and become attracted to the hard boiled gang East Side Crew, which is run by the brothers Sadiq and Khalid. Petty theft soon develops in to drug dealing, violence and murder. Written by HardHouseClubber

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Life's a matter of honor

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7 October 2005 (Norway)  »

Also Known As:

Alvilági becsület  »

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NOK 16,900,000 (estimated)
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Honour is all you got...
7 October 2005 | by (Arendal, Norway) – See all my reviews

The new norwegian gangster movie delivers what it's promising. It kinda reminded me of A Bronx Tale from 1993 with Robert De Niro but with some more and detailed violence. The movie is great, the acting is awesome and the characters are brutal but real. I know this since I have been with these kind of people before and seen it upclose and personal.

I went to see this with a open mind, after seeing Uno on the cinema last year I kinda figured this would be some of the same but it were way better. I can safely recommend this to all of you out there. Just enjoy some gangster stuff taken from the reality and see what crime has become and how it got that way in Norway. I'm once again hooked and looking forward to the next great norwegian movie.

8 out of 10 stars in my book.


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