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Parfum 

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When a singer is found murdered, with her scent glands excised from her body, detectives probe a group of friends who attended boarding school with her.
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Series cast summary:
Friederike Becht Friederike Becht ...  Nadja Simon 6 episodes, 2018
Natalia Belitski Natalia Belitski ...  Elena Seliger 6 episodes, 2018
Oskar Belton Oskar Belton ...  Roman 15 Jahre 6 episodes, 2018
Leon Lukas Blaschke Leon Lukas Blaschke ...  Moritz 15 Jahre 6 episodes, 2018
Franziska Brandmeier ...  "K" 15 Jahre 6 episodes, 2018
August Diehl ...  Moritz de Vries 6 episodes, 2018
Ken Duken ...  Roman Seliger 6 episodes, 2018
Christian Friedel ...  Daniel Sluiter 6 episodes, 2018
Marc Hosemann ...  Jens Brettschneider 6 episodes, 2018
Jürgen Maurer Jürgen Maurer ...  Matthias Köhler 6 episodes, 2018
Julius Nitschkoff ...  Bursche 15 Jahre 6 episodes, 2018
Trystan Pütter ...  Thomas Butsche 6 episodes, 2018
Valerie Stoll Valerie Stoll ...  Elena 13 Jahre 6 episodes, 2018
Wotan Wilke Möhring ...  Joachim Grünberg 6 episodes, 2018
Carlotta von Falkenhayn Carlotta von Falkenhayn ...  Elsie 5 episodes, 2018
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Based on motives by the global best-seller of the same name by Patrick Suskind, the Perfume series shifts the action to the modern day and uses the book's idea of manipulating people through scent as a springing-off point. A young profiler investigating a series of brutal murders traces events back to a small cadre of boys at a boarding school who experimented with manipulating people using human scents.

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Official Sites:

Official Site [German]

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Germany

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German

Release Date:

14 November 2018 (Germany) See more »

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Dolby Digital

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2.00 : 1
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manipulation at its finest
24 January 2019 | by hic66See all my reviews

I love foreign shows and movies because they often are so complex in plot and character. Hollywood stuff that we are fed fall pale in comparison. Perfume is well written and with 6 episodes, it does take advantage of the time to slowly unveil each character's past and present, including their sins. Everyone seems to have a secret to hide. The title perfume fits perfectly with the subject of manipulation (very heavy theme in this series) as well as a hunger for love. So imagine the chemistry of these two themes pairing, we get a spectacular chaos of complex characters who are flawed, where we will never know if we sympathize with them or not.


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