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Göta kanal 2 - Kanalkampen (2006)

25 years ago two boats raced Göta Canal. It's about time to copy the race with live TV-coverage. Some really wild reality-TV.

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Pelle Seth

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Göran Lindström (idea), Johnny Steen (idea) | 12 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Janne Carlsson ... Andersson
Eva Röse ... Petra
Henrik Lundström ... Basse
Kim Anderzon ... Lena
Pino Ammendola Pino Ammendola ... Dario
Danilo Bejarano Danilo Bejarano ... Sergio
Rafael Edholm ... Benito
Lena Endre ... Vonna
Magnus Härenstam ... Peter Black
Pia Johansson Pia Johansson ... Rita
Johan Rabaeus ... Isidor Hess
Nadine Kirschon Nadine Kirschon ... Fia
Linus Wahlgren ... Filip
Henrik Dorsin ... Programledare
Morgan Alling ... Röde Börje
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25 years ago two boats raced Göta Canal. It's about time to copy the race with live TV-coverage. Some really wild reality-TV.

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

25 December 2006 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Гёта-канал 2 See more »

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Budget:

SEK 32,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

In an interview just before the opening, Janne Loffe Carlsson said he was glad this movie finally was made - after 25 years of questions from fans following the first, very successful movie. "This will shut them up," Carlsson said. See more »

Goofs

Every time the TV-camera crew in the film is in a place safe for a camera the crew uses high end cameras. But as soon as the camera is threatened by water and such, it suddenly transforms into a cheap old VHS-c-camera. See more »

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Röde Börje: This is more worst than the tear gas on the EU summit!
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Nessun Dorma
(aria from the opera "Turandot", based on the play by Carlo Gozzi)
Composed by Giacomo Puccini and completed by Franco Alfano (1926)
Libretto by Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni
Arranged by Bengt Palmers
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No-brainer comedy
8 December 2006 | by zeo-tropeSee all my reviews

The story line was very straight forward and easy to follow and contained a lot of no-brainer comedy to a point where it just got boring. Some of the audience seemed to find it funny but I like more intelligent humor.

There were several known Swedish actors in the movie and their performance were decent considering the script. Lena Endre was good looking as always.

I don't remember the original movie so I can't say if it's better or worse.

If you enjoy movies like Sällskapsresan this movie might be worth taking a look at.


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