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Blue Eyes 

Blå ögon (original title)
Politics, extremism and violence in Sweden.
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Series cast summary:
Louise Peterhoff ...  Elin Hammar 10 episodes, 2014-2015
Sven Nordin Sven Nordin ...  Gunnar Elvestad 10 episodes, 2014-2015
Karin Franz Körlof ...  Sofia Nilsson 10 episodes, 2014-2015
David Lindström ...  Simon Nilsson 10 episodes, 2014-2015
Kjell Wilhelmsen Kjell Wilhelmsen ...  Olle Nordlöf 10 episodes, 2014-2015
Erik Johansson Erik Johansson ...  Gustav Åkerlund 10 episodes, 2014-2015
Daniel Larsson Daniel Larsson ...  Ludwig Biehlers 10 episodes, 2014-2015
Adam Lundgren ...  Mattias Cedergren 10 episodes, 2014-2015
Anna Bjelkerud Anna Bjelkerud ...  Annika Nilsson 10 episodes, 2014-2015
Niklas Hjulström Niklas Hjulström ...  Statsminister / ... 9 episodes, 2014-2015
Malgorzata Pieczynska ...  Janina Hansson 9 episodes, 2014-2015
Cecilia Frode ...  Rebecka Lundström 8 episodes, 2014-2015
Jimmy Lindström ...  Johan Juhlin 8 episodes, 2014-2015
Filip Berg ...  Kristoffer Palm 8 episodes, 2014-2015
Linus Wahlgren ...  Max Åhman 7 episodes, 2014-2015
Marie Richardson ...  Veronika Strömstedt 7 episodes, 2014-2015
Mats Blomgren ...  Håkan Mattsson 6 episodes, 2014-2015
Leo Svantesson Leo Svantesson ...  Love Nilsson 6 episodes, 2014-2015
Noel Svantesson Noel Svantesson ...  Love Nilsson 6 episodes, 2014-2015
Christoffer Nordenrot ...  Niklas 5 episodes, 2014-2015
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Politics, extremism and violence in Sweden.

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Ambition seduces, power corrupts, and the truth lies in the eye of the beholder.


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Sweden

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Swedish

Release Date:

30 November 2014 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Ögon blå See more »

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16:9 HD
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Nice Series
1 September 2016 | by lilyhayesSee all my reviews

Wow, was a complex story to follow. Good acting, nice performances. Storyline had a few holes in it, but artistic license is a good excuse, and there were only a couple or so. There was some glossy stylised terrorism scenes, they do add to the tension, but those can be ignored if it isn't your bag. Something that cant be ignored is the violence. Not that there is too much of it, but it i designed to pull you in emotionally and it certainly does do that. By the end of it I found myself both liking the main terrorist char, but also hating him. And the series does that all the way through with most of the characters,they are quite complicated chars.

Overall a little lightweight compared to The Bridge (9/10 for me), but weightier than Borgen (7/10)

Strange ending considering there isn't a 2nd series and nothing is planned.

See for yourself, worth spending your time on though,


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