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Wallander 

TV-PG | | Crime, Drama, Mystery | TV Series (2008– )
A TV program centered on a soul-searching Swedish cop.
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 Linda Wallander 10 episodes, 2008-2015
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 Lennart Mattson 5 episodes, 2012-2015
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 Povel Wallander 5 episodes, 2008-2015
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Existential detective Kurt Wallander must battle his own demons as he works to solve a series of bizarre crimes in southern Sweden. This series is made up of four distinct films, each one a mysterious journey into murder, deception, and baffling crimes. Follow Inspector Kurt Wallander - a disillusioned everyman - as he struggles against a rising tide of violence in the seemingly sleepy backwaters in and around Ystad in beautiful southern Sweden. Brilliantly acted and visually dazzling, Wallander is based on the bestselling Swedish crime novels by Henning Mankell. Written by cmwinn1227

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"An Event in Autumn" was never made as a Swedish Wallander, and BBC are the first to make a film adaptation of Henning Mankell's short story with the same name. See more »

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Version of Wallander (2005) See more »

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Best Wallander so far
7 January 2011 | by See all my reviews

I've seen all of the 3 "new" Wallander-movies and I have to say that they are the best so far. Kenneth Branagh's acting is superb. He reanimates the character of Kurt Wallander to a whole new level. Every characteristic of the person is played in a very distinct way. Beginning with filming and camera positions, all of the new Wallander Movies have great moments which are very intensive to watch. I haven't seen much TV-productions with such quality so far. Besides the various broadcasting-times in Germany (probably due to the laws of youth protection), I have no arguments against this Wallander-Thrillers. If you liked the previos Mankell-Stories, you will love this (more book-based) version of the story.


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