6.1/10
859
1 user 3 critic

Varg Veum - Skriften på veggen (2010)

Veum is no longer working as a private investigator. He's got a permanent job as a teacher, and has calmed down his life, enjoying the domestic bliss with his new girlfriend Karin. But the ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (novel)
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The plot spins around Veum's girlfriends sister. Her sister is a prostitute, and through her discovered shady actions, drug dealing, pimping and other criminal activity. But even the ... See full summary »

Director: Stephan Apelgren
Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Lene Nystrøm, Bjørn Floberg
Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Varg Veum is summoned by the chief of police Hamre to a hostage drama on a farm outside Bergen. A married couple have been brutally murdered, and all evidence points to their foster son, 16... See full summary »

Director: Stephan Apelgren
Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Lene Nystrøm, Bjørn Floberg
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

There has been no shortage of women in private investigator Varg Veum's life, but not for the long haul. When the search for her estranged husband Jonas's car brings Varg together with ... See full summary »

Director: Erik Richter Strand
Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Bjørn Floberg, Kathrine Fagerland
Varg Veum - Tornerose (Video 2008)
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The film begins in Copenhagen, where Varg Veum finds Lisa, the 16-year-old runaway prostitute, daughter of a wealthy businessman. He brings her back to his client, and family in Norway. ... See full summary »

Director: Erik Richter Strand
Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Bjørn Floberg, Kathrine Fagerland
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A successful female politician hires private-detective Varg Veum. She wants him to find her disappeared daughter without attracting too much attention. During his investigation Veum becomes... See full summary »

Director: Ulrik Imtiaz Rolfsen
Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Bjørn Floberg, Kathrine Fagerland
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Veum is on a case of a missing employee (Arne) for an international oil drilling company. When he checks Arne's flat he discovers a woman's torso in the fridge. He is attacked and knocked ... See full summary »

Director: Alexander Eik
Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Bjørn Floberg, Dennis Storhøi
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Alexander Eik
Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Bjørn Floberg, Siv Klynderud
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

While investigating a case of disappeared sisters, Varg Veum is about to become a father. He realizes that the case has connections to a police investigated murder. Varg obviously is ... See full summary »

Director: Trond Espen Seim
Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Bjørn Floberg, Lene Nystrøm
Fallen Angels (2008)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Murder and trouble hits Veum when he meets up with classmates in the rock-band Camp, when he resumes contact with a former flame Rebecca, now wife of his buddy. A Varg Veum mystery by best-selling crime novel by Gunnar Staalesen. Staalesen.

Director: Morten Tyldum
Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Per Kjerstad, Bjørn Floberg
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Private detective Varg Veum investigates a case where his good friend Evans, a highly decorated ex-army officer, is falsely accused of bombing armakon, a weapons storage facility, and to ... See full summary »

Director: Alexander Eik
Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Bjørn Floberg, George Mendel
Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Varg tries to help a scared girl lost in the woods at night. But he fails to avoid her death. What was this young asylum seeker fleeing from? Was it an accident, or was she killed as a ... See full summary »

Director: Erik Richter Strand
Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Bjørn Floberg, Lene Nystrøm
Parterapi (2010)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Anders and Puk's dream has come true. They've finally bought their own house and at a real good price. Their teenage daughter might cheer up as she gets her own room in the basement. After ... See full summary »

Director: Kenneth Kainz
Stars: Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Søren Pilmark
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Lars Petter Aase ...
Fengselsvokter
Per Egil Aske ...
Herman Brandt
Petronella Barker ...
Sidsel
Bjørn Floberg ...
Hulda Hein Gutierrez ...
Geline Brandt
Phillip Holloman ...
Lærer
Gunnar Lien Holsten ...
Politmann
Martine Johansen ...
Torill - Eva Beate
Tom Larsen ...
Toyotaeieren
Karl Vidar Lende ...
Egil
Mikal Olsen Lerøen ...
Programleder
...
Kniven
Lene Nystrøm ...
Karin
...
Holger
...
Stian Brandt
Edit

Storyline

Veum is no longer working as a private investigator. He's got a permanent job as a teacher, and has calmed down his life, enjoying the domestic bliss with his new girlfriend Karin. But the idyll does not last long. Veum gets a brutal meeting with the past, then his bitter enemy "The Knife" is released from prison, determined to take revenge on those who got him convicted for the murder of the teenage girl. Soon Veum is deeply entangled is a case where he must take a tough battle with his conscience; was he himself really innocent in the girl's death? The only answer is "The Knife", but his mind is set om only one thing - revenge! Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

27 August 2010 (Norway)  »

Also Known As:

The Writing on the Wall  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

NOK 21,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Follows Varg Veum - Din til døden (2008) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Another film which would have suited better on TV
4 October 2010 | by (Norway) – See all my reviews

I must admit I'm quite impressed about the cinema being almost full on the third day of showing this Varg Veum-film. It's the third I've seen on cinema, but I know there's been quite a few also on DVD, without me watching them.

But I think the script for this movie was too far fetched. Maybe it worked better in the Gunnar Staalesen-book. Quite probably. Actually i find it surprising to say that Lene Nystrøm made the best out of her role, as dis of course Bjørn Floberg as policeman Hamre.

Tragic, too tragic, the story goes on just as the ones I seen before. I can't help it being bored. Too theatrical, and I don't think the pedophilia in this film gives the story enough of a serious treatment. we simply don't believe in it This will be the last Varg Veum film I see, at least in the cinema.


6 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Varg Veum - Skriften på veggen (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?