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Reykjavík-Rotterdam (2008)

Financial concerns tempt a security guard to return to his smuggling ways.

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Kristófer
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Lilja Nótt Þórarinsdóttir ...
Íris
Þröstur Leó Gunnarsson ...
Jensen
Jörundur Ragnarsson ...
Arnór
Theodór Júlíusson ...
Runólfur
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Elvar
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Hoogland
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Sveinn
Stormur Jón Kormákur Baltasarsson ...
Egill
Pálmi Kormákur Baltasarsson ...
Skúli
Magnús Ragnarsson ...
Jóhannes
Arnar Ingvarsson ...
Geiri
Ragnar Erling Hermannsson ...
Tóti
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Financial concerns tempt a security guard to return to his smuggling ways.

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One last chance... one final score.

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Thriller

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3 October 2008 (Iceland)  »

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Reykjavík to Rotterdam  »

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The actor who plays the main character, Kristófer ('Balthasar Kormákur') is the director of the movie Contraband (2012). Contraband is a remake of this film. See more »

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Gripping and funny
8 November 2009 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

When I looked up this film on IMDb to comment on it, I noticed that there is already talk of a remake with Mark Wahlberg. It doesn't surprise me that major studios would turn to this thriller, which depicts an unusual and interesting milieu and tells its story with great suspense, warmth and humor. Although, as an art historian, I cannot recommend the negligent treatment of a Jackson Pollock painting in this movie. It's kind of sad that the remake means that this Icelandic movie will not get the attention it deserves in other countries. The acting was excellent, the directing impeccable, and the story well-crafted with interesting characters.


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