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Max Manus: Man of War (2008)

Max Manus (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Biography, Drama | 3 September 2010 (USA)
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The true story about one of the most brilliant saboteurs during World War II and his battle to overcome his inner demons.
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Cast

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Gregers Gram
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Edvard Tallaksen (as Mads Eldøen)
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Jens Chr. Hauge
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Solveig Johnsrud
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Roy Nilsen (as Pål Sverre Valheim Hagen)
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Lars Emil Erichsen (as Jacob Oftebro)
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Kaptein Martin Linge
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Politikaptein Eilertsen
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Oberscharführer Karl Höhler
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The true story about one of the most brilliant saboteurs during World War II and his battle to overcome his inner demons.

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Release Date:

3 September 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Max Manus: Man of War  »

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Box Office

Budget:

NOK 50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,800,000 (Norway), 19 December 2008, Limited Release
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Norway's official submission to 82nd Academy Award's Foreign Language in 2010. See more »

Goofs

When Gregers and Edvard are ambushed, Gregers shoots the fake informant with a Walther PP, but a moment later, he's armed with a Colt Model 1903. See more »

Quotes

Colonel J.S. Wilson: [from trailer] Why do you want to be a saboteur, Max?
Max Manus: [from trailer] My country was stolen from me, Sir... and I want it back.
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Connections

Edited from 1939 (1989) See more »

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Excellent Norwegian movie
7 June 2009 | by See all my reviews

First off, I must say that I didn't expect much even if Aksel Hennie was in the main role. And as a bonus, Nicolai Cleve Broch is in it as well. Both are two of the greatest actors in Norway, and boy.. They play well together (wich they also proved in 'Uno') But I was surprised. VERY surprised.

This movie had it all! Good in-depth characters, good story, action, love, sorrow.. you name it. I was thrilled. I had goosebumps at several times and could feel the tears pushing on a at least three of four times.

If you want to see a movie that got it all, even if you don't like movies about war. See it. I promise you that you wont regret it.

This movie became my favorite, and I will see it again for sure.

A strong 10\10.


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