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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:

Gøta Kanal 2- kanalkampen See more »

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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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Follows Göta kanal eller Vem drog ur proppen? (1981) See more »

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O sole mio!
Composed by Eduardo Di Capua and Alfredo Mazzucchi
Original lyrics written by Giovanni Capurro (Italian,1898)
Swedish lyrics by Sven Nyblom (1901)
Performed by Bengt Palmers
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Second is better than first!
4 January 2007 | by johanmjiSee all my reviews

This movie is one exception of the rule that a sequel is worser than the original. Its comedy at its best. This movie is a fast action slapstick comedy where something seems to happened every second. At more than one occasion the entire audience laughed loudly at a joke.

Its a big advantage to have seen the first movie but its not a requirement.

Göta kanal 2 also have the advantage of being a parody on the latest decades reality production TV series such as survivor (expediton: Robinson in Swedish) This is a Swedish movie for the Swedish audience. Thus don't see it if you aren't familiar with Sweden and its language. Otherwise: Have fun! Johan


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