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A police investigation, the saga of a grieving family, and a Seattle mayoral campaign all interlock after the body of 17-year-old Rosie Larsen is found in the trunk of a submerged car.

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Series cast summary:
...  Sarah Linden 44 episodes, 2011-2014
...  Stephen Holder 44 episodes, 2011-2014
...  Darren Richmond 27 episodes, 2011-2014
...  Jack Linden 27 episodes, 2011-2014
...  Mitch Larsen 26 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Stan Larsen 26 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Gwen Eaton 26 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Jamie Wright 26 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Terry Marek 26 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Tom Larsen 22 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Denny Larsen 22 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Mayor Lesley Adams 19 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Regi Darnell 18 episodes, 2011-2014
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In Seattle, Det. Sarah Linden is on what is supposed to be her last day on the job. She and her son Jack are supposed to leave that evening to join her fiancé in Sonoma. Her replacement, Det. Stephen Holder, is ready to take over but they answer a call from a patrol car who have found a bloodied sweater in a field. When the missing girl, Rosie Larsen, is found in the trunk of a car at the bottom of a lake it turns out the car is registered to the campaign committee for councilman Darren Richmond, who is running for mayor. Linden delays her departure for what she hopes will be only a few days. Written by garykmcd

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1 June 2012 | by See all my reviews

I haven't seen the original Danish version and America has always received flack for their versions of European films or series. I have to say though The Killing US is slow, dreary, and brilliant! The first episode was gut-wrenching and I was sucked in straight away. It is very slow, not much happens in each episode but it allows for the viewer to feel the pain and frustration of the family and the police in finding the culprit. If I had watched the Danish version I cannot say I would feel the same. Obviously the original is always better but I think people are being unfair in slating the US version. A must-see in my opinion.


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