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Department Q: A Conspiracy of Faith (2016)

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Not Rated | | Drama, Thriller | 17 June 2016 (USA)
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Two intertwined cases linking the past with the present will require the aid of Department Q to catch an elusive serial killer, while time is running out.

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Hans Petter Moland
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nikolaj Lie Kaas ... Carl Mørck
Fares Fares ... Assad
Pål Sverre Hagen ... Johannes
Jacob Lohmann ... Elias (as Jakob Ulrik Lohmann)
Amanda Collin ... Rakel
Johanne Louise Schmidt Johanne Louise Schmidt ... Rose Knudsen
Jakob Oftebro ... Pasgård
Signe Anastassia Mannov ... Lisa
Søren Pilmark ... Marcus Jacobsen
Michael Brostrup Michael Brostrup ... Børge Bak
Morten Kirkskov ... Lars Bjørn
Olivia Terpet Gammelgaard Olivia Terpet Gammelgaard ... Magdalena
Jasper Møller Friis Jasper Møller Friis ... Samuel (as Jasper Friis Møller)
Louis Sylvester Larsen Louis Sylvester Larsen ... Trygve
Lotte Andersen ... Mia
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Storyline

An old note is found in a bottle in Jutland which has traveled very long across the ocean a long time ago. The note is hard to decipher, but when the Danish investigator from Section Q receives it, the odd personalities within the section find a new angle on it and try to unveil yet another old and diabolic case even though the lead is cold. Written by Britt Engelhard Jadesø

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Drama | Thriller

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Official site [Japan]

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Denmark | Germany | Sweden | Norway

Language:

Danish | Norwegian

Release Date:

17 June 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Department Q: A Conspiracy of Faith See more »

Filming Locations:

Denmark See more »

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Budget:

DKK 39,500,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Søren Pilmark (Marcus Jacobsen), Pål Sverre Hagen (Johannes) & Jakob Oftebro (Pasgård) also worked together on Kon-Tiki (2012) as Freuchen, Thor Heyerdahl & Torstein Raaby respectively. See more »

Goofs

The Train is a German DB train and not a Danish DSB train. Actually the part with the DB train could be true to reality as some DB trains do extend their trips to Jutland in Denmark e.g. to Fredericia. But nowadays it is not possible to board a DB train at the town of Hadsten which has a quite small station being served by Danish regional trains. There is no connection by German IC Trains to Hadsten. See more »

Quotes

Johannes: And now... I'll take away your faith.
Carl Mørck: You're wasting time. I don't believe in God. I don't believe in anything. Take me instead, Johannes, take me instead.
Johannes: You're rescuing people you've never met. Of course you have faith. I've never met anyone, who's had as much faith as you...
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Follows Department Q: The Absent One (2014) See more »

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First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
Written by Ewan MacColl (as E. Maccoll)
Performed by Kaspar Kaae, Sankt Annæ Pigekor & Frederiksberg Sogns Juniorkor
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Good thriller with the creepiest n most effective villain of the Department Q films.
29 April 2017 | by Fella_shibbySee all my reviews

This is the third installment in the Department Q series. Saw this few days back on a DVD. It begins with a message in a bottle from disappeared children. The movie starts as a kidnapping drama n then turns into a serial killer thriller n later explores the importance of faith. Some may compare this to Prisoners, True Detectives S1 n Marshland. Nonetheless it is a very solid crime thriller. There is sufficient tension n good amount of atmosphere. The cinematography was gorgeous. This time the movie has some decent action sequences too. Trains, helicopters, car chase. Our two leading detectives, Nikolaj Lie Kaas n Fares Fares acted good. The guy who played the serial killer acted well. He is the creepiest and most effective villain of the Department Q films.


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