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The Parallel Corpse (1982)

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A mortuary worker uncovers the identity of a serial killer after finding one of his victims in the mortuary's coffins. However, instead of turning him over to the police, he blackmails him. Complications ensue.
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Buster Larsen Buster Larsen ... Hans Thomsen
Jørgen Kiil Jørgen Kiil ... Allan Berg
Agneta Ekmanner ... Karen Bentzen
Masja Dessau Masja Dessau ... Marie-Louise Bentzen
Peter Steen Peter Steen ... Kriminalassistent
Peter Ronild Peter Ronild ... Kriminalkommissær
John Hahn-Petersen John Hahn-Petersen ... Larsen
Poul Bundgaard Poul Bundgaard ... Bedemand
Niels Hinrichsen Niels Hinrichsen ... Kordegn
Vera Stricker-Nielsen Vera Stricker-Nielsen
Jan Zangenberg Jan Zangenberg ... Johansen
Lily Broberg Lily Broberg ... Fru Mikkelsen
Gyrd Løfquist Gyrd Løfquist ... Hr. Mikkelsen
Valsø Holm Valsø Holm ... Ekspedient i bagageindlevering
Ib Mossin ... Værkfører
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A mortuary worker uncovers the identity of a serial killer after finding one of his victims in the mortuary's coffins. However, instead of turning him over to the police, he blackmails him. Complications ensue.

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Denmark

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

5 March 1982 (Denmark) See more »

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The Parallel Corpse See more »

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A nerve-bending murder twist
20 December 2003 | by jarnis10See all my reviews

Allan Berg is sleeping with his new wife's daughter. The daughter threatens to tell the mother, so he kills her. Hans Thomsen, who works in a mortuary, figures the motive out - as he is examining the daughters corpse for possible jewelery or other values he can steel. He starts to blackmail Allan Berg. But Berg is determined to hold on to his rich wife and therefore a deadly game of mouse and cat sets off. A great thrill and a very exciting and realistic plot with the good old message, that greed never leads to anything good.


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