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The movie portrays Norway's most spectacular robbery, where 11 men occupied central Stavanger for twenty minutes and escaped with 57 million kroner (appx $10 million). A police officer was shot and killed.

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Erik Skjoldbjærg
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Cast

Credited cast:
Marit Synnøve Berg Marit Synnøve Berg ... Beate
Frode Winther Frode Winther ... Kjell Alrich Schumann (as Frode Winther Gunnes)
Morten Larsen Morten Larsen ... Arne Sigve Klungland
Tov Sletta Tov Sletta ... David Toska
Hege Kristin Kjærvoll Sunde Hege Kristin Kjærvoll Sunde ... Elin Rodevelt
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Thomas Berhane Thomas Berhane ... Metkel Betew
André Eriksen ... Thomas Thendrup
Francis Gamble Francis Gamble ... Axel
Morten Håland Morten Håland ... Erik Håland
Geir Høiseth Geir Høiseth ... Erling Havnå
Jeton Jajovski Jeton Jajovski ... Jusuf Hani
Pål Christian Madsen Kvam Pål Christian Madsen Kvam ... Man in street (unconfirmed)
Lirik Sahiti Lirik Sahiti ... Ikmet Kodzadziku
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The movie portrays Norway's most spectacular robbery, where 11 men occupied central Stavanger for twenty minutes and escaped with 57 million kroner (appx $10 million). A police officer was shot and killed.

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Country:

Norway

Language:

Norwegian

Release Date:

1 October 2010 (Norway) See more »

Also Known As:

08:17 See more »

Filming Locations:

Stavanger, Norway

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$3,768,106
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1.85 : 1
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In order to enhance the authenticity of the movie, director Erik Skjoldbjærg casted only amateurs, including Morten Håland, who portrays his own twin brother, police officer Erik Håland. The only exception was the professional actor Frode Winther, whose physical resemblance to the robber Kjell Alrich Schumann made him an obvious choice for the role. See more »

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Erik Håland: The bank's there, the robbers over there, start shooting!
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Pretty good. Mostly interesting for Norwegians
14 June 2015 | by Finfrosk86See all my reviews

The NOKAS robbery was a huge thing here in Norway. It was historical, stuff like this very rarely happens in our rather big, but people-empty little strip of land. It was a real talker, on the news and in the newspapers for a long time.

Anyhow, after the world controversy had died down and most of the crooks were in prison, the movie about it all came out.

Now, this is not a bad movie. Considering it's Norwegian it is rather good. But it never crosses the line into real good territory.

Most of the actors aren't big names, or really famous at all, and that works pretty good in something like this, as you don't want to be too attached to the actors. They do a decent job, too.

It has some intense action, some cool shots, and it being true of course leave a little bit of an impact. But I do think it could have been a little more edgy, for it to come across as more dramatical. I don't know.

It's alright.


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