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Borderliner 

Grenseland (original title)
To protect his family, police detective Nikolai covers up a murder case. But when his co-investigator Anniken suspects foul play, he is trapped in a dangerous game on duty, blurring the line between right and wrong.

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Megan Gallagher
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Series cast summary:
Tobias Santelmann ...  Nikolai 8 episodes, 2017
Ellen Dorrit Petersen ...  Anniken 8 episodes, 2017
Benjamin Helstad ...  Lars 8 episodes, 2017
Eivind Sander ...  Josef 8 episodes, 2017
Bjørn Skagestad Bjørn Skagestad ...  Hans Olav 8 episodes, 2017
Thelma Farnes Ottersen Thelma Farnes Ottersen ...  Milla 8 episodes, 2017
Todd Bishop Monrad Vistven Todd Bishop Monrad Vistven ...  Erik 8 episodes, 2017
Frode Winther Frode Winther ...  Bengt 7 episodes, 2017
Morten Svartveit ...  Kristoffer 7 episodes, 2017
Ellen Birgitte Winther Ellen Birgitte Winther ...  Marta 7 episodes, 2017
Ana Gil de Melo Nascimento Ana Gil de Melo Nascimento ...  Eva 7 episodes, 2017
Gine Cornelia Pedersen Gine Cornelia Pedersen ...  Pia 6 episodes, 2017
Marina Popovic Marina Popovic ...  Janne 6 episodes, 2017
Even Pedersen Even Pedersen ...  Mikkel 6 episodes, 2017
Ole Christoffer Ertvaag ...  Ove 5 episodes, 2017
Kim-Henning Nilsen Kim-Henning Nilsen ...  Tommy 5 episodes, 2017
Sten-Erik Johannesen Sten-Erik Johannesen ...  Robert 5 episodes, 2017
Vegar Hoel ...  Berg 4 episodes, 2017
Magne Skjævesland Magne Skjævesland ...  Tor 4 episodes, 2017
Stig Henrik Hoff ...  Lindberg 4 episodes, 2017
Mahmut Suvakci ...  Carl 4 episodes, 2017
Thali Liberman Thali Liberman ...  Kaja 4 episodes, 2017
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To protect his family, police detective Nikolai covers up a murder case. But when his co-investigator Anniken suspects foul play, he is trapped in a dangerous game on duty, blurring the line between right and wrong.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Country:

Norway | Germany | Sweden

Language:

Norwegian

Release Date:

2 November 2017 (Norway) See more »

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Dark as a Norwegian Winter
19 August 2018 | by pseawrigSee all my reviews

This show is very noir. The protagonist does some very bad things, but for what he thinks are the right reasons. In perfect noir style, none of the characters are who they seem to be. Each is pursuing a hidden agenda. As a consequence, the story unfolds in layers. Also in noir style, the story world has a nightmare quality to it. It traps the protagonist at every turn. If you like shows like The Bridge (SE), The Killing, Marcella, Case, and Trapped, you'll probably like this one too. Just the cinematography is incredible, but the story telling is first rate as well . . . as long as you are willing to pay close attention. It's in Norwegian with English subtitles.


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