Department Q – The Absent One (Fasandræberne)

Department Q - The Absent One (Fasandræberne) Denmark (2014) Dir. Mikkel Nørgaard This gruesome, sinuous slice of Nordic Noir is the second film in the Department Q series based on the novels of Jussi Adler-Olsen, following 2013’s Keeper Of Lost Causes. As is usually the case, the cast list gives fans a chance to play … Continue reading Department Q – The Absent One (Fasandræberne)

The Keeper Of Lost Causes (Kvinden i buret)

The Keeper Of Lost Causes (Kvinden i buret) Denmark (2013) Dir. Mikkel Nørgaard It’s hard to believe that this dark and procedural crime thriller was directed by the same man who helmed the bad taste comedy Klown but stranger things have happened. Based on the novel Kvinden i buret by Jussi Adler-Olsen the plot is … Continue reading The Keeper Of Lost Causes (Kvinden i buret)

Klown (Klovn: The Movie)

Klown (Klovn: The Movie) Denmark (2010) Dir. Mikkel Nørgaard Frank (Frank Hvam), who doesn’t like children, is stunned to learn that his girlfriend Mia (Mia Lyhne) is pregnant but is even more taken aback when he finds out from a third party because Mia doesn’t think Frank is parent material. Offended Frank takes his 12 … Continue reading Klown (Klovn: The Movie)