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Unit 1 

Rejseholdet (original title)
A mobile task force is dispatched across Denmark to help local police solve tough cases.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Charlotte Fich ...  Ingrid Dahl 32 episodes, 2000-2004
Mads Mikkelsen ...  Allan Fischer 32 episodes, 2000-2004
Lars Brygmann ...  Thomas La Cour 32 episodes, 2000-2004
Waage Sandø Waage Sandø ...  Jens Peter 'IP' Sørensen / ... 32 episodes, 2000-2004
Erik Wedersøe Erik Wedersøe ...  Ulf Thomsen 32 episodes, 2000-2004
Trine Pallesen ...  Gabriella 'Gaby' Levin 32 episodes, 2000-2004
Lars Bom Lars Bom ...  Johnny Olsen 31 episodes, 2000-2004
Michael Falch ...  Jan Boysen 23 episodes, 2000-2004
Sebastian Ottenstein Sebastian Ottenstein ...  Tobias 20 episodes, 2000-2004
Lisbet Lundquist ...  Kirsten Jørgensen / ... 17 episodes, 2000-2002
Lykke Sand ...  Gry 15 episodes, 2000-2004
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When a female police commissioner who has ambitions on behalf of her gender selects detective Ingrid Dahl as the new head of a Danish police travel unit, it does not come without problems for the young detective. She struggles to unite career and family, and she has to establish a cooperation with a team of detectives including the man who had expected to take her job. However, the initial uncertainty soon turns to trust and even friendship, and the team proves its worth investigating the nation's most vicious cases of murder and violent crime. Written by Peter Brandt Nielsen

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To Unit One, the case at hand is all that matters.


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Country:

Denmark | Sweden

Language:

Danish | English

Release Date:

1 October 2000 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Mordkommissionen See more »

Filming Locations:

Aalborg, Jylland, Denmark See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Danmarks Radio (DR) See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(30 episodes) | (2 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

One show in the second series (aired in the beginning of 2002) had more than 2.5 million Danish viewers (half the entire Danish population), meaning that 73% of Danes who had their TV turned on at the time were watching the show. See more »

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Remake of Rejseholdet (1983) See more »

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Another highly addictive cop show
25 October 2005 | by proseSee all my reviews

This series only began (on SBS TV) here in Australia around a month ago, and I'm already hooked!! Whilst not the best or the most original cop show there is, it's well made, and the stories are believable, and the characters of the police are well drawn. Mostly, I like the balance between the crime-of-the-week and the personal lives of the detectives, where the latter never ever seems to overshadow the former, as it should be, but the personal insights into regular characters gives them substance and dimension.

I'd recommend it to anyone who likes their crime shows on TV to be straight-forward and without too much fanfare and sensation.


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