World's End (2011)
"Heimsendir" (original title)

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Einar, a charismatic history teacher is committed to a remote mental asylum in Iceland. During the bank holiday weekend he initiates an uprising that transforms into a proper revolution where the lunatics literally take over the asylum.

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Series cast summary:
Jörundur Ragnarsson ...
 Margeir (9 episodes, 2011)
Pétur Jóhann Sigfússon ...
 Lúðvík (9 episodes, 2011)
Halldór Gylfason ...
 Einar (9 episodes, 2011)
Nína Dögg Filippusdóttir ...
 Sólveig (9 episodes, 2011)
Karl Ágúst Úlfsson ...
 Karl Magnús (9 episodes, 2011)
Lára Jóhanna Jónsdóttir ...
 Magnea (9 episodes, 2011)
Halldóra Geirharðsdóttir ...
 Odda (9 episodes, 2011)
Brynhildur Guðjónsdóttir ...
 Ástrún (9 episodes, 2011)
Sigurður Sigurjónsson ...
 Torfi Esekíel (9 episodes, 2011)
Margrét Helga Jóhannsdóttir ...
 Hulda (9 episodes, 2011)
Víkingur Kristjánsson ...
 Rúnar (9 episodes, 2011)
Hallgrímur Ólafsson ...
 Toggi (9 episodes, 2011)
Bára Lind Þórarinsdóttir ...
 Álfheiður Björk (9 episodes, 2011)
Jóhann Sigurðarson ...
 Massinn (9 episodes, 2011)
...
 Búi (9 episodes, 2011)
Guðjón Þorsteinn Pálmarsson ...
 Leó (9 episodes, 2011)
Erla Ruth Harðardóttir ...
 Þórlaug (9 episodes, 2011)
María Guðmundsdóttir ...
 Edda matselja (9 episodes, 2011)
Guðmundur Fjalar Ísfeld ...
 Vistmaður / ... (9 episodes, 2011)
Edda Hersir Sigurjónsdóttir ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Grétar Þorleifsson ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Herdís Þorgeirsdóttir ...
 Vistmaður / ... (9 episodes, 2011)
Íris Blandon ...
 Vistmaður / ... (9 episodes, 2011)
Gunnar Gunnarsson ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Gunnar Halldór Gunnarsson ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Helga Björg Hermannsdóttir ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Helga Marta Hauksdóttir ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Ingibjörg Gunnlaugsdóttir ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Þráinn Sigvaldason ...
 Vistmaður / ... (9 episodes, 2011)
Jóhanna Axelsdóttir ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Laufey Egilsdóttir ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Rebekka Hannibalsdóttir ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Sigurbjörg Halldórsdóttir ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Sigurpáll Björnsson ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Þröstur Jónsson ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Örnólfur Guðmundsson ...
 Vistmaður (9 episodes, 2011)
Þröstur Guðbjartsson ...
 Gísli Costner (8 episodes, 2011)
Friðgeir Einarsson ...
 Heiðar (8 episodes, 2011)
Jóhann D. Snorrason ...
 Vistmaður / ... (8 episodes, 2011)
Konráð Ragnarsson ...
 Vistmaður / ... (8 episodes, 2011)
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From the same guys that brought us the Næturvaktin (The Night Shift), Dagvaktin (The Day Shift) and Fangavaktin (The Prison Shift) series, Heimsendir (World's End) is an epic 9 part mini-series about a remote mental asylum in Iceland in the year 1992. Einar, a charismatic history teacher is committed there and starts to question the system and the methods used to contain the inmates. During the bank holiday weekend he initiates an uprising that transforms into a proper revolution where the lunatics literally take over the asylum, draft up a new constitution and create a small independent democracy. But before long they find out the true price of freedom. Written by Anonymous

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2 October 2011 (Iceland)  »

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ISK 240,000,000 (estimated)
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