Coming to DVD and Blu-Ray 1st September is the U.S. Remake of The Killing, Now i'm noy usually a fan of remakes of TV shows but i do have to so this one is damn good!The Original Nordic TV show of The Killing was a world wide smash hit and opened the doors for many more great Nordic Noir TV and film to a worldwide audience, So I would say even if you are a fan of the original series this is still 100% worth a look,
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Based on the Danish The Killing (aka Forbrydelsen), one of the original 'Nordic Noir' hits that put this brand new genre on the map, with its renowned jumper-wearing detective Sarah Lund, comes the hugely popular US remake The Killing series one to three on DVD and Blu-ray.
To coincide with the release of The Killing season four on Netflix, Mediumrare brings the Emmy nominated The Killing seasons one to three to DVD and Blu-ray for the first time as one complete collection and also as single disc releases, with season two and three making their UK home entertainment debut on 1 September 2014.
Soaked in atmosphere, the slow burning, crime thriller stars Mireille Enos (Big Love) as Sarah Linden, the lead homicide detective who is assigned to the murder case of 17-year-old Rosie Larsen.
Written and produced by Veena Sud (Cold Case), the addictive whodunit follows Linden and her partner Stephen Holder (Joel Kinnaman - Robocop) in their investigation, as Politician Darren Richmond (Billy Campbell - Helix) prepares for his Seattle mayoral campaign and Rosie's family try to continue a life without her. As evidence slowly surfaces, the stories start to interlock and Linden drifts further and further from her plan to retire to California with her fiance.
Who killed Rosie Larsen? Now it's your time to find out with the stunning collection of this thrilling, atmospheric drama.
'Deliciously intelligent TV... Marvellously executed'