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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Kyrre Hellum
Henrik Mestad
Marie Blokhus
Mads Ousdal
Directors
Magnus Martens
Screenwriters
Magnus Martens
Running Time
90 minutes

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Plot
Norwegian Oscar Svendsen (Hellum) explains to the police how he became sole survivor of a shoot-out in a Swedish roadhouse/strip-cub. A foreman in a factory staffed by ex-offenders, Oscar partnered with three former crooks in a football pool which won a large sum of money — prompting a chain of cash-snatches and murders.


Verdict
Casually gruesome and corpse-littered, it’s a shaggy dog story with an almost buried emotional core about friendship, betrayal, temporary alliance and craftiness.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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