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The one to watch: Wallander (BBC1 / Kenneth Branagh)

UPDATED: Review of Faceless Killers here. Early last year the BBC aired three film length episodes of Swedish crime drama Wallander, starring Kenneth Branagh as Swedish detective Kurt Wallander. It was very, very good as I said at the time. … Continue reading

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Review: Wallander (Episode 1 – Sidetracked – BBC1)

I am not, as a rule, a fan of crime dramas – but this was good. It is a very dark Scandinavian thriller and felt – probably because it was set in Sweden – quite unlike the multitude of British … Continue reading

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