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Oldboys (2009)

A Danish old boys/50+ soccer team is heading by bus to northern Sweden when they forget Vagn at a gas station. He tries to catch up hitch hiking. A young criminal gives him a ride that turns into a road trip.

Director:

Nikolaj Steen

Writer:

Nikolaj Steen (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kristian Halken Kristian Halken ... Vagn Bendtsen
Robert Hansen ... John Lund
Laura Christensen ... Jeanne
Rasmus Bjerg ... Henrik B
Leif Sylvester ... Svend Erik
Ole Thestrup Ole Thestrup ... Bent
Elith Nulle Nykjær Elith Nulle Nykjær ... Erling
Niels Skousen Niels Skousen ... Preben
Bodil Jørgensen Bodil Jørgensen ... Bente
Ralph Carlsson ... Pastor Ekdahl
Shanti Roney ... Engberg
Nikolaj Steen ... Frank
Tomas Radoor Tomas Radoor ... Man paying for his food in Diner
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jörgen Berthage Jörgen Berthage ... Policeofficer
Hans Brorson Hans Brorson ... Waiter
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Storyline

Now in his fifties, Vagn leads a solitary life and plays football with a group of similarly aged men, some even older. After being left behind at a petrol station by his teammates on their way to a match in Sweden, he encounters a young habitual offender and together they set off in hot pursuit of Vagn's buddies. A Nordic road movie taking in a whole series of comic, serious and, above all, well-written scenarios. Written by Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

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Comedy | Drama

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Goofs

After the football team has arrived in Sweden the bus driver's dead dog is found in the bus. The team decides to bury it at a motorway stop, however, the road signs in the background are blue and green, indicating that the scene was shot in Denmark. See more »

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Referenced in Vild med dans: Vals og cha-cha-cha, del 2 (2011) See more »

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Country:

Denmark | Sweden

Language:

Danish | Swedish

Release Date:

25 December 2009 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Old Boys See more »

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Budget:

DKK3,000,000 (estimated)
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Color:

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