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The Sandhamn Murders 

Morden i Sandhamn (original title)
Viveca Sten's popular novels come to life in "The Sandhamn Murders", a perfect mix of Nordic crime and the beautiful surroundings of the outer Stockholm archipelago.
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Series cast summary:
Alexandra Rapaport ...  Nora 20 episodes, 2010-2020
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Jonas Malmsjö Jonas Malmsjö ...  Henrik 11 episodes, 2010-2018
Stefan Gödicke Stefan Gödicke ...  Jonas 10 episodes, 2014-2018
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Viveca Sten's popular novels come to life in "The Sandhamn Murders", a perfect mix of Nordic crime and the beautiful surroundings of the outer Stockholm archipelago.

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Swedish

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20 December 2010 (Sweden) See more »

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Meurtres à Sandhamn See more »

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The fourth season was based on Viveca Sten's book "Tonight You're Dead". See more »

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Predictability takes away suspense
5 August 2012 | by paaskynenSee all my reviews

This is a miniseries in three episodes that is based on the novel "I de lugnaste vatten" by the Swedish detective writer Viveca Sten.

The series is professionally made. It utilises the idyllic scenery of the Stockholm archipelago to good effect and the cast does as good a job with the script as they can. The main performers, Cedergren and Rapaport, do have some chemistry, even if the former is overdoing the "manly-male-who-suffers-in_silence" thing.

The let-down is in the plot, however. It is a rather cliché story featuring a silent cop who keeps on breaking all the rules of policing and yet never gets suspended. His young side-kick still has to learn that a real cop goes by gut feeling and does not bother with methodical work with such boring stuff as, ehm, evidence? By simple elimination the viewer can soon figure out who is the culprit, if only because the plot does not present enough possible candidates, which is deadly for the suspense. Hence, the story very soon fails to engage.

In Sweden the series was a success nonetheless.


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