Quirky police detective, in Finland, delves into his mind palace to solve despicable crimes all the while trying to keep his family together. If Sherlock was based in Finland this would be it.

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Miikko Oikkonen
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Ville Virtanen ...  Kari Sorjonen 11 episodes, 2016
Matleena Kuusniemi Matleena Kuusniemi ...  Pauliina Sorjonen 11 episodes, 2016
Anu Sinisalo Anu Sinisalo ...  Lena Jaakkola 11 episodes, 2016
Lenita Susi Lenita Susi ...  Katia Jaakkola 11 episodes, 2016
Kristiina Halttu Kristiina Halttu ...  Taina Henttunen 11 episodes, 2016
Olivia Ainali Olivia Ainali ...  Janina Sorjonen 11 episodes, 2016
Ilkka Villi ...  Niko Uusitalo 11 episodes, 2016
Max Bremer Max Bremer ...  HP Lund 11 episodes, 2016
Matti Laine ...  Risto Susi-Huhtala 11 episodes, 2016
Jasmin Hamid Jasmin Hamid ...  Jenna 'Jänis' Luhta 11 episodes, 2016
Janne Virtanen Janne Virtanen ...  Robert Degerman 10 episodes, 2016
Elias Salonen Elias Salonen ...  Elias Ström 9 episodes, 2016
Niina Nurminen Niina Nurminen ...  Johanna Metso 6 episodes, 2016
Mikko Leppilampi Mikko Leppilampi ...  Mikael Ahola 6 episodes, 2016
Johan Storgård Johan Storgård ...  Tuomas Heikkinen 6 episodes, 2016
Eriikka Väliahde Eriikka Väliahde ...  Satu-Maria Porttila 5 episodes, 2016
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A top murder investigator from the capital city of Finland moves to a small town of Lappeenranta nearby the Russian border in order to work less and spend more time with his family. However he soon realizes that the bordertown isn't the peaceful town he thought it was.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Official Sites:

Fisher King Production

Country:

Finland | France

Language:

Finnish | Russian

Release Date:

16 October 2016 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Bordertown See more »

Filming Locations:

Lappeenranta, Finland See more »

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Bordertown (Sorjonen) premiered in Finland on October 16 2016, on Yle TV1. See more »

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Let the story unfold
28 May 2017 | by inuvik6See all my reviews

A juggernaut of unfolding story lines, relationships and cinematography. Excellent script with a series of independent stories that the main characters develop their ongoing stories and provide their back stories with every subsequent episode. This series is appropriately rated MA with full female and male nudity so if that offends you look elsewhere. If reading subtitles are a issue then this isn't the series for you either.

But if you enjoy a suspense building drama crime series with excellent cinematography and excellent use of music to build tension and horror then don't pass this series up. 9 out of 10 for me.


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