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Hamilton (1998)

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 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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Country:

Sweden | Norway | Italy | Morocco

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

Hawkins: Swedish Intelligence, huh? There's a contradiction in terms.
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NOMANS LAND
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Stockholm Songs/Eclectic Music
P & C 1997 Stockholm Records
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This is my humble opinion of the movie Hamilton.
23 January 1999 | by SpiddeSee all my reviews

This is one of the better movies about Carl Hamilton and his missions for the swedish goverment.

Peter Stormare plays the part of Hamilton quite good but sometimes he is a litle stiff specially in scens with Tess (Lena Olin). But in the action scenes he is perfect. The way he grins with his teeth when Hamilton is in a tight spot is a thing of beauty. Mark "Luke Skywalker" Hamill is playing the bad guy in this film, and he is not bad as Hawkins. He is both funny and bad at the same time which is making the character more interesting.

The story is not the best one from Jan Guillou but it is enough to make it one of the better ones.

I still think that Stellan Skarsgard is "Carl Hamilton".


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