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Crime Series on DVD
Set in Misc. Countries

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ICELAND
 
Trapped

BELGIUM
 
Salamander
 Cordon

FINLAND
 
Vares: Private Eye
 Look of a Killer
 RAID

ISRAEL
 
Prisoners of War
 Hostages
SERBIA
 
The Last Panthers

SPAIN
 
Falcón
  (Robert Wilson Novels)
 Marshland
  (La Isla Minima)

NORTHERN IRELAND
 
The Fall

SCOTLAND
 
Shetland

WALES
 
Hinterland

AUSTRALIA
 
East West 101
 The Code (Political Thriller)

MEXICO & U.S.
 The Bridge
 (Juarez - El Paso)

ARGENTINA
 
Epitafios (Epitaphs)

SCANDINAVIA
 
Lone Wolves & Dragon Tattoos

OTHER COUNTRY SETTINGS

ITALY
SWEDEN
DENMARK
FRANCE
NORWAY

GERMANY
UK(BBC)


ICELAND

Trapped - Icelandic drama series in which the police try to solve a crime as a storm hits a remote town.


BELGIUM

Salamander - Belgian thriller serial about a police inspector's investigation into a bank robbery which uncovers a complex conspiracy.


FINLAND

Vares: Private Eye - Private investigator, ladies’ man, hard-drinking pub regular: Jussi Vares is a hero whose laid-back nonchalance belies a rock-hard determination to solve the case. Vares radiates all the vulnerability and loneliness of a man who may not have found his place in life, but can pretty much do without it.


Look of a Killer - Former KGB agent Viktor Kärppä isn’t a killer even though he looks like one, and he saw things on the job that he’d like to forget. In an attempt to escape his past and create some order in his life he settles in Finland, putting down roots in the country of his ancestors. Assimilating into his adopted culture proves impossible, however, because he comes off as an outsider. His multi-cultural background and fluency in Russian and Finnish, which were useful to him once, are now liabilities.
RAID - Raid is based on detective stories by author Harri Nykänen and made into a 12-part series

ISRAEL

Prisoners of War - the gripping original Israeli drama on which the American series Homeland is based.


Hostages - Drama series about a surgeon who, the day before operations on the israeli prime minister, is heldostage with her family.


SPAIN

Falcón - Four-part Javier Falcón thriller based on Robert Wilson's novels. The Spanish city of Seville is the exquisite backdrop for this layered psychological thriller about Javier Falcon, a Chief Inspector in the Seville police--a flawed and complex character investigating homicide whilst battling his own demons and troubled past.


Marshland (la Isla Minima) - a film set in Spain's deep-south, 1980. In a small village frozen in time a serial killer has caused the disappearance of several adolescents.

NORTHERN IRELAND

The Fall - Gillian Anderson stars as DSI Stella Gibson in a thrilling crime serial. In Series Two, DSI Stella Gibson returns to hunt for serial murderer Paul Spector played by Jamie Dornan.


SCOTLAND

Shetland - A murder mystery set against the stunning Scottish backdrop of the Shetland Isles. Based on the novels by Ann Cleeves.


WALES

Hinterland - Detective drama series set in Aberystwyth against the backdrop of mountainous terrain.


AUSTRALIA

East West 101 - Zane Malik is a young detective at the Major Crime Squad in Sydney, Australia. He’s also a Muslim, in a post-9/11 world where such an identity automatically arouses suspicion and fear. Malik and his team work together to solve a variety of cases involving people who represent a cross-section of modern Australia.


The Code - Australian political thriller about two very different brothers who unearth information that those at the highest levels of power will kill to keep secret. - Australian political thriller about two very different brothers who unearth information that those at the highest levels of power will kill to keep secret.

MEXICO & U.S.

The Bridge (Juarex - El Paso) - The Bridge is a present-day crime thriller exploring the tensions on the U.S.-Mexico border. The plot is loosely based of the Danish/Swedish thriller The Bridge (Broen/Bron).


ARGENTINA

Epitafios - Two series of gripping pscyohological thrillers set in Buenos Aries.


SCANDINAVIA

Lone Wolves & Dragon Tattoos - An excellent, must see documentary by Filmmaker Chris Arth. Go behind the scenes with some of Scandinavia’s biggest stars: actors Krister Henriksson (Kurt Wallander), Peter Haber (Martin Beck, Martin Vanger in The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo) and Trond Espen Seim (Varg Veum), authors Henning Mankell (Wallander), Gunnar Staalesen (Varg Veum) and Maj Sjöwall (Martin Beck).


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