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Detector (2000)

Detektor (original title)
Daniel Jul is a 28 year old psychiatrist, still living with his mom. He and his friend Ronny have one thing in common, they like searching for metallic objects in the ground. One day they ... See full summary »

Director:

Pål Jackman

Writer:

Erlend Loe
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mads Ousdal ... Daniel Jor
Hildegun Riise Hildegun Riise ... Daniel's Mother
Ingjerd Egeberg ... Janne / Silje
Allan Svensson ... Max
Harald Eia Harald Eia ... Ronny
Jon Øigarden ... Kenneth
Sverre Porsanger Sverre Porsanger ... Ante
Kristoffer Joner ... Jørgen
Svein Sturla Hungnes Svein Sturla Hungnes ... Gordon
Nina Andresen Borud Nina Andresen Borud ... Hege Drag (as Nina Andresen)
Hans Eirik Voktor Hans Eirik Voktor ... Martinsen
Jannik Bonnevie Jannik Bonnevie ... Charlotte
Marian Ottesen Marian Ottesen ... Laila
Nina Lill Veste Nina Lill Veste ... Mother
Tore Rygh Tore Rygh ... Father
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Storyline

Daniel Jul is a 28 year old psychiatrist, still living with his mom. He and his friend Ronny have one thing in common, they like searching for metallic objects in the ground. One day they find a jewel with the name "Janne" imprinted. This is the beginning of something big for Daniel. His life will never be the same. He's about to discover a lot of hidden secrets, about himself and others. Written by Daniel Flathagen <albatron@daniel.as>

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Country:

Norway

Language:

Norwegian

Release Date:

25 August 2000 (Norway) See more »

Also Known As:

Detector See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

On Daniel's bedroom table there is a book titled "L," actually written by screenwriter Erlend Loe. See more »

Quotes

Kristian: Om du stage brunt?
Harald: Ja, eg gjør nok det
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Best Norwegian Movie since ... ever?
6 August 2000 | by KoolaSee all my reviews

For those who don't know: Norwegian filmindustry is very miserable for the moment.Changes have been demanded from media and from the audience. But nothing happens. Until now! Detektor is brand new, it is made by a young crew.The director,writer and the actors as well,are having their debut with this film.The writer,Erlend Loe,is a cult-novelist in Norway. His naive style has captured lots and lots of youngsters, and this movie follows the trend.

The movie is about Daniel Jor,a young shrink,who has a hobby for walking around with a metaldetector.He searches for metallic items in the soil,but maybe he's on the search for more.. (I can't tell)

It's hilarious,it's sad.It's dramatic and thrilling.And on top of it all; it's surprising! Welcome to the movie of the year. And I'm sure it'll be a hit. Maybe beyond norwegian borders as well...


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