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Department Q: A Conspiracy of Faith (2016)

Flaskepost fra P (original title)
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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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 »

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Department Q: A Conspiracy of Faith See more »

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Denmark See more »

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DKK 39,500,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Nikolajs mother and grandmother was both declared Jehovah's Witnesses. See more »

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When Elias and the policeman buy train tickets they are supposed to be in the Danish town Hadsten. But outside the train station is a German phone booth from Deutsche Telekom. Also German road posts are clearly visible during several road scenes. Film was shot in Schleswig Holstein (northern part of Germany) due to financial reasons. See more »

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Carl Mørck: The Lord's Disciples believe Jesus was born in Texas. We're obviously dealing with retards.
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Another solid thriller with the leading characters Mørck and Assad
14 August 2016 | by BeneCumbSee all my reviews

As I had seen Kvinden i buret and Fasandræberne and liked them both, it is logical that I set to Flaskepost fra P as well. And I am contented again, even a bit more than with the other two. Following the main leitmotif, there are witty dialogues between the two policemen about faith and religion, and more suspense scenes where the outcome is unpredictable. Perhaps the wrongdoer's identity was revealed too soon, but his motives not revealed until the end and great performances of all stars of the film generated yet a pleasant and intense film experience, based on a renown book by Jussi Adler-Olsen (well, I have not read them, but I am not a person vigorously comparing related books and films, with a trivial conclusion that "the book was much better" :))

So, another good creation within Scandinavian Noir, and another reason and opportunity to acquaint yourself with Nikolaj Lie Kaas' talent.


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