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HEADHUNTERS has a UK Trailer... this is a film you need to keep your eyes out for!

Published at: Feb. 16, 2012, 8:02 p.m. CST by AICNStaff

Hey folks, Harry here...  One of my favorite films that came out of 2011's FANTASTIC FEST was this one.   It's being remade in the United States, but the performances and story is just amazing.   About a Corporate Headhunter that moonlights as an International Art Thief - and the story just moves like you're skiing down K2.    Only - I promise you won't die watching it, but you'll die in that, "JESUS THAT WAS GREAT" kind of way.    Wonderful work, now - enjoy the trailer...

 





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  • Feb. 16, 2012, 8:03 p.m. CST

    first!

    by dinkus_knowles

    i used to be a head hunter. was fucking shitty at it.

  • Feb. 16, 2012, 8:06 p.m. CST

    that was fckin great

    by abrahonda

    Action, style and and nasty fucker that bangs his sister in Game of Thrones

  • Feb. 16, 2012, 8:13 p.m. CST

    Young Christopher Walken?

    by MaxCalifornia.

    Haven't even played the video yet, but in that still frame, looks a lot like Walken circa Anderson Tapes

  • Feb. 16, 2012, 8:13 p.m. CST

    Main Star looks like Christopher Walken...

    by Pete

    Anybody?

  • Feb. 16, 2012, 8:16 p.m. CST

    like a real head hunter

    by dinkus_knowles

    trying to poach people from their current jobs to other jobs. a bit like telemarketing. spend all day on the phone with people you might never meet, trying to convince them to give you 5% of the employees starting salary for a service they never didn't want.

  • Feb. 16, 2012, 8:17 p.m. CST

    Awesome movie that's just silly enough at times

    by torontoxic

    The outhouse scene is funny as shit.

  • Feb. 16, 2012, 8:17 p.m. CST

    And no when you watch this he doesn't look like Christopher Walken.

    by torontoxic

  • Feb. 16, 2012, 8:31 p.m. CST

    Haha -- I thought it was Chris Walken too, did a double-take.

    by Lucky13

  • Feb. 16, 2012, 9:03 p.m. CST

    Yeah I'm not watching that low-budget gay commie Euroshit - it's not even in 3D.

    by highfunctioningsociopath

  • Feb. 16, 2012, 10:43 p.m. CST

    Very cool movie

    by Jarek

    Go in cold, knowing as little as possible. Don't even watch the trailer.

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 4:36 a.m. CST

    Cracking movie

    by melonman

    The more preposterous it gets the more fun it is. Starts as a serious cool movie then just goes apeshit - and it's great.

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 4:50 a.m. CST

    Seen it....

    by spyro

    thought it was dreadful. Beyond the ridiculous premise it just gets more and more ludicrous. All the events in the film could have been avoided by the two characters just having a conversation with each other.

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 6:08 a.m. CST

    GoT Actor

    by Bunnie

    The guy from GoT, took me ages to figure out where I knew him from.

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 8:53 a.m. CST

    It looks like the asschild of Buscemi and Culkin

    by Phil Grieves

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 9:07 a.m. CST

    HARRY: WAS IT PICKED UP?

    by Rob

    Any US distribution? How can we see it?

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 9:31 a.m. CST

    its like...

    by IamHERE

    christopher walken and steve buscemi had a kid

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 9:59 a.m. CST

    i enjoyed it

    by Waka_Flocka

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 11:14 a.m. CST

    He was Max Manus

    by 667

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1029235/

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 11:37 a.m. CST

    I want those minutes back from watching that meh trailer.

    by Tikidonkeypunch

    Only cool part was when he replace the painting with the fake. Otherwise more pretentious Euro trash which were supposed to think is cool, or good because they speak with an English accent.

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 11:56 a.m. CST

    Just finished reading the book

    by Michael Frost

    Got the novel it's based on for Christmas (my Dad thought I'd like it as I'm a recruiter and like Larson's other books). From the trailer, looks like they kept it faithful (at least I could place all the scenes from the trailer). Good book, not as good as some of his other stuff, but if they kept it close to the source material, could make for a decent thriller.

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 12:33 p.m. CST

    Except frostyos, Stieg didn't write this book...

    by Guy Grand

    Its author is the great Jo Nesbo. Raises a bit of doubt if you even read the thing. Anyway, I encourage everyone to dive into Nesbo's great Harry Hole ("Hooley") detective books: "The Redbreast," "Nemesis," "The Devil's Star," "The Redeemer," "The Snowman," and "The Leopard" in that order. (I think Snowman is being made into a U.S. movie). I'm in the middle of Redeemer and nothing comes close to these Scandinavian detective books other than Sjowall and Wahloo's Martin Beck series in the '70s. Absolutely mature, intriguing, smart books.

  • Feb. 17, 2012, 2:54 p.m. CST

    @guy grand no need to be pedantic

    by Michael Frost

    It was a brain fart, mixed up the author. Calling it out like that is a bit douchey

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