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Sista kontraktet (1998)

Young police officer Roger is on the trail of the international master assassin, while the assassin follows his plan to murder Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme.

Director:

Kjell Sundvall

Writers:

Mats Arehn (screenplay), Johan Bogaeus (screenplay) | 5 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mikael Persbrandt ... Roger Nyman
Michael Kitchen ... Ray Lambert
Pernilla August ... Nina Nyman
Reine Brynolfsson ... Bo Ekman
Bjørn Floberg Bjørn Floberg ... Tom Nielsen
Jacqueline Ramel ... Helene Salonen
Cecilia Ljung Cecilia Ljung ... Lisa Holmgren
Joakim Forslund Joakim Forslund ... Markus Nyman
Julia Dehnisch Julia Dehnisch ... Josefin Nyman
Agnes Granberg Agnes Granberg ... Sara Nyman
Johan Lindell Johan Lindell ... Bernhard Lange
Mathias Henrikson ... Peter Bark
Donald Högberg Donald Högberg ... Appelqvist
Per Ragnar ... KG
Paul Birchard Paul Birchard ... Bertram Norris
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Young police officer Roger is on the trail of the international master assassin, while the assassin follows his plan to murder Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme. Written by Anonymous

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This time the world did not ask why. See more »

Genres:

Crime | Thriller

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
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Country:

Sweden | Norway | Finland

Language:

Swedish | English

Release Date:

6 March 1998 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

The Last Contract See more »

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Budget:

SEK 24,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Originally in pre-production in 1993 when producer Börje Hansson led hands on the then unreleased novel but wasn't able to find a proper director. See more »

Goofs

The assassin's villa is said to be in Valetta on Malta but from the surrounding mountains seen across the bay this is obviously incorrect and appears to be Cape Town, South Africa. See more »

Quotes

Roger Nyman, the secret police: You don't kill prime ministers in this country!
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Connections

References Goldfinger (1964) See more »

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Good suspense thriller about a real life murder
9 November 2006 | by Andy-296See all my reviews

Who was behind the murder of progressive Swedish leader Olof Palme in 1986? More than twenty years after the deed, the crime remains unsolved. This movie avoids naming real names behind the murder, but it suggests an international right wing conspiracy. The movie is shot as a thriller and the main characters are a Swedish police officer who suspects something big and ominous is going to happen in his country and tries unsuccessfully to prevent it, a mysterious but strangely charming British contract killer ready to pull the trigger, and a beautiful Swedish journalist whose choice of lover ends quite badly for her. I found this movie quite interesting, even though I'm not Swedish and I don't know a lot about Swedish politics.


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