Headhunters

Headhunters

A film by Morten Tyldum
Starring Aksel Hennie, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Synnøve Macody Lund

Roger is living a life of luxury well beyond his means, and stealing art to subsidize his expensive lifestyle. When his beautiful gallery owner wife introduces him to a former mercenary in the possession of an extremely valuable painting, he decides to risk it all to get his hands on it

Headhunters stars the talented Aksel Hennie (Max Manus) as Roger, a charming scoundrel and Norway’s most accomplished headhunter. Roger is living a life of luxury well beyond his means, and stealing art to subsidize his expensive lifestyle. When his beautiful gallery owner wife introduces him to a former mercenary in the possession of an extremely valuable painting, he decides to risk it all to get his hands on it, and in doing so discovers something which makes him a hunted man.

Headhunters is based on Jo Nesbø’s best-selling thriller from 2008.

A WILD AND BLOODY ADRENALINE RUSH OF A MOVIE. —Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times

It’s on my short list of the most enjoyable movies in recent memory. Smart, funny, scary and surprising -– a one-of-a-kind thriller. —Joe Morgenstern, The Wall Street Journal

 

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Technical Information

Production Year
2012
Country of Production
Norway
Language
Norwegian
Running Time
100 mins

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