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Angel (2008)

Once, a long time ago, Angelica "Angel" Holst was a celebrated rock star. Now she's getting desperate to get a comeback. Then her husband has an idea: What if she arranges her own death?

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Colin Nutley
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Cast

Credited cast:
Helena Bergström ... Angel
Rolf Lassgård ... Rick
Rikard Wolff ... Jess
Elisabet Carlsson Elisabet Carlsson ... Eva (as Elisabeth Carlsson)
Johan Rabaeus ... Magnus
Peter Gardiner Peter Gardiner ... Sam
Patchanee Sudsai Patchanee Sudsai
Yuthanee Khunvisud Yuthanee Khunvisud
Yada Khunvisud Yada Khunvisud
Tommy Andersson
Peter Jihde Peter Jihde ... Peter Jihde
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tobbe Fall Tobbe Fall ... Bandmedlem
Mija Folkesson Mija Folkesson ... Bandmedlem
Ulric Johansson Ulric Johansson ... Bandmedlem
Hasse Olsson Hasse Olsson ... Bandmedlem
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Once, a long time ago, Angelica "Angel" Holst was a celebrated rock star. Now she's getting desperate to get a comeback. Then her husband has an idea: What if she arranges her own death?

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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

19 March 2008 (Sweden) See more »

Filming Locations:

Koh Lanta, Krabi, Thailand See more »

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2.35 : 1
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Worst movie ever!
25 March 2008 | by DjBeckSee all my reviews

I went to this movie, mainly because of the lack of other releases in this small town I was visiting. I've never been a fan of Colin Nutley (or his other half Helena Bergström), but i tried to watch this movie with an open mind. A few minutes into the film, I found myself laughing at scenes that obviously were meant to be serious, and dramatic. This pretty much sums up the whole film.

The acting was OK, but seriously - would "Helena Bergström" get any roles at all if she wasn't married to a director?

The story was just plain right stupid, and the scenes where the band are playing were pathetic.

A critic at a large Swedish newspaper gave this movie 2 / 5 ... I'd say that's being a bit too generous.


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