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Commander Hamilton (1998)

Hamilton (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Crime | 30 January 1998 (Sweden)
Swedish agent Carl Hamilton and Finnish Åke Stålhandske are ordered to stop Russian smugglers. The smuggled goods is a nuclear missile. It's an SS 20, 1,5 megatons, "enough to turn Paris, ... See full summary »

Director:

Harald Zwart

Writers:

Jonas Cornell (screenplay), William Aldridge (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Peter Stormare ... Hamilton
Lena Olin ... Tessie
Mark Hamill ... Hawkins
Mats Långbacka Mats Långbacka ... Stålhandske
Terry Carter ... Texas Slim
Evgeniy Lazarev ... Tjivartsev (as Evgeni Lazarev)
Zakia Tahri Zakia Tahri ... Moona
Christer Söderlund Christer Söderlund ... Ulfsson
Per Grytt Per Grytt ... Molander
Per Flygare Per Flygare ... Jansson
Madeleine Elfstrand Madeleine Elfstrand ... Anna
Andrey Smolyakov ... Barabanov (as Andrei Smoliakov)
Thomas Hedengran ... Gustavsson
Anders Lidberg Anders Lidberg ... Paratrooper
Mikael Ahlberg Mikael Ahlberg ... Andersson
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Storyline

Swedish agent Carl Hamilton and Finnish Åke Stålhandske are ordered to stop Russian smugglers. The smuggled goods is a nuclear missile. It's an SS 20, 1,5 megatons, "enough to turn Paris, Washington or New York to ashes". The American villain is Mike Hawkins. Written by Anonymous

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Från producenterna av "Vendetta"


Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

Sweden | Norway

Language:

English | Swedish | Russian

Release Date:

30 January 1998 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Commander Hamilton See more »

Filming Locations:

Enköping, Uppsala län, Sweden See more »

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Budget:

SEK 50,000,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

| (TV)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Mark Hamill accidentally hit Peter Stormare during the last fight scene. See more »

Goofs

The two F-18 Hornets that launch from the aircraft carrier turn into MiG-29s and F-15s. See more »

Quotes

Hamilton: Trust me. I kow.
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Alternate Versions

Was also made as a four-episode TV mini-series, which included about one hour of extra footage, as well as some re-shot scenes. See more »


Soundtracks

RACHID TAHA & CARTE DE JOUR-YA RAYAH
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All Right Reserved
P & C 1997 Barclay
Tityo Feat. Stephen Simmonds
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Comparing to the series "Hamilton"
13 March 2003 | by FinneSee all my reviews

Well... I'm glad I first saw the series... and sad that I gave up to my curiosity when I saw this cassette. This is not BAD. I've seen so much worse, made with bigger money even, but if I had seen this first I may not have wanted to see the series. All that was better in the film was the song "And then the tears came" which I do not remember from the series at all. OK, you can't push 3 hours of material into 2 hours-film. But: Why in the devil did they have to use WORSE takes of same scenes in the film? That is something I simply can't understand. But still Peter Stormare is good, Lena Olin is good, Yevgeni Lasarev is good. And Mats Långbacka was actually better than I remembered from the series. For you who blame Peter Stormare being one-faced, just for your information - there's much more to him in the series so try to catch that if you can. There's more to EVERYTHING in the series...

A fun quote: Chivartsev: "And this is Commander Hamilton from Swedish Intelligence." Hawkins: "Swedish INTELLIGENCE? There's a controversy in terms..."


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