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Hamilton (1998)

Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Crime | 30 January 1998 (Sweden)
A nuclear armed SS20 will be smuggled from Russia via Finland to Sweden unless Swedish agent Hamilton +5 stop them with "no loose ends". What about the other stolen SS20?

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:

SEK50,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (TV)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

During filming of the climactic fight scene, Mark Hamill was told a punch he'd thrown at Peter Stormare's face didn't look convincing enough, and was asked to swing "lower and closer." On the next take, Hamill did so and accidentally hit Stormare for real, hard enough that he split his lip. In a making-of documentary, Hamill was visibly shocked by the accident. See more »

Goofs

At the end scene where Hamilton is walking towards the camera, you can see the camera team in his sunglasses. 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 »

Connections

Follows Täcknamn Coq Rouge (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

STÅLHANDSKES WEDDING
(DICK-JAN ZWART)
TONO
P 1996 Zwart A/S
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A great Swedish movie
9 August 2003 | by gregerpalmSee all my reviews

I read what another one of my fellow users had written about Hamilton. he apparently thought that it was an, and I quote, "amaricanized piece of garbage". This is completely wrong. It is an excellent action movie and as for the fact that Peter Stormare is playing the leading role, I can tell u that he is the best hamilton ever. Stellan Skarsgård was the last one to play hamilton and he was much worse than Peter Stormare. It's definately a 8/10.


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