Headhunters (2011)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama, Thriller

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An accomplished headhunter risks everything to obtain a valuable painting owned by a former mercenary.


  • Nikolaj Coster-Waldau in Headhunters (2011)
  • Aksel Hennie in Headhunters (2011)
  • Morten Tyldum in Headhunters (2011)
  • Aksel Hennie in Headhunters (2011)
  • Nikolaj Coster-Waldau in Headhunters (2011)

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The film features several references and tributes to Stieg Larsson's Millenium trilogy. Diana watches the second film from the trilogy, The Girl Who Played with Fire (2009), on TV the night Roger comes home late. Also, aerial shots from The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009) were used to fill in some missing scenes. One of the clips ... ...


The empty bullet casings in the final shootout are much too large to have come from either gun fired. They appear to be rifle shells.


Plot Summary

Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Crime | Drama | Thriller


Release Date:

26 August 2011


Norwegian, Danish, Russian, English

Country of Origin

Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Germany

Box Office


NOK 30,300,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$43,013 (USA) (27 April 2012)


$1,196,752 (USA) (10 August 2012)

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