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Hamilton: I nationens intresse (2012)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama, Thriller | 13 January 2012 (Sweden)
Swedish agent Hamilton tracks 200 stolen grenades to Russians at the Uzbek/Afghan border. Some men kill both dealers and buyers and steal the grenades. Who are they and what do they want with the grenades?

Director:

Kathrine Windfeld

Writers:

Jan Guillou (novel), Stefan Thunberg (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mikael Persbrandt ... Carl Hamilton
Saba Mubarak ... Mouna Al Fathar
Pernilla August ... Sara Landhag
Jason Flemyng ... Rob Hart
Lennart Hjulström ... DG
Aleksandr Nosik ... Krutov (as Alexander Nosik)
Ray Fearon ... Benjamin Lee (as Raymond Fearon)
Peter Andersson ... Staffan Wärnman
Gustaf Hammarsten ... Martin Lagerbäck
Dan Ekborg ... Claes Olofsson
David Dencik ... Tomas Tideman
Leo Gregory ... Miller
Fanny Risberg ... Maria Solska
Liv Mjönes ... Johanna Runestam
Kevin McNally ... Harold Smith
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Storyline

Special agent Hamilton goes undercover and joins a Russian mafia organization that smuggles swedish weapons to terrorists. Suddenly they are attacked by unknown group of heavily armed men who kill everybody except Hamilton and take the weapons. But who are they? And who are they working for? Hamilton starts chasing them across the world... Written by curtherzstark

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Genres:

Action | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish | English | Russian | Arabic

Release Date:

13 January 2012 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Hamilton: Dans l'intérêt de la nation See more »

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Budget:

SEK 45,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Mikael Persbrandt prepared for the role of Carl Hamilton by training with the American Navy Seals in San Diego for an extensive period of time, learning techniques such as silent takedowns and weapon disarming. Mikael Persbrandt was also trained by SSG, the Swedish Elite Force, in preparation for the role. See more »

Goofs

When Hamilton's boss (Peter Andersson) shows up on the island wearing uniform his badges of rank on his shoulders are on the wrong way around. The one on his left should be worn on his right shoulder and the one on his right should be on his left. See more »

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Follows Vendetta (1995) See more »

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User Reviews

 
Excellent action thriller - made in Sweden
22 January 2012 | by teddysunrise-272-566328See all my reviews

I saw this movie in the cinema yesterday , good movies should always bee seen in the cinema.

It was good action from beginning to the end and the movie had an interesting story.

It's a movie that makes you think , what if it's true ?

weapon industry wants to sell weapons and politicians and corporate leaders play dirty

My impression from old Swedish thrillers are old men talking to much and trying to look important , Hamilton is a big step up to real action in class with Sylvester Stallone , Bruce Willis and many more

Mikael Persbrandt delivers and so also all the other good actors.

I look forward to the next Hamilton movie , good work


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