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Johan Falk: GSI - Gruppen för särskilda insatser (2009)

Policeman Johan Falk returns to Gothenburg and starts service at the successful special service GSI, but the relation between the unit and the criminals introduces him to a world he never thought existed.

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Anders Nilsson
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jakob Eklund ... Johan Falk
Joel Kinnaman ... Frank Wagner
Mikael Tornving ... Patrik Agrell
Meliz Karlge ... Sophie Nordh
Reuben Sallmander ... Tommy Ridders
Jens Hultén ... Seth Rydell
Jacqueline Ramel ... Anja Månsdottir
André Sjöberg ... Dick Jörgensen
Henrik Norlén ... Lasse Karlsson
Martin Wallström ... Martin Borhulth
Lars G. Svensson Lars G. Svensson ... Lennart Jägerström
Marie Richardson ... Helén
Ruth Vega Fernandez Ruth Vega Fernandez ... Marie
Zeljko Santrac Zeljko Santrac ... Matte
Pelle Bolander Pelle Bolander ... Eric Davoda
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Storyline

Policeman Johan Falk returns to Gothenburg and starts service at the successful special service GSI, but the relation between the unit and the criminals introduces him to a world he never thought existed.

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Genres:

Action | Crime | Thriller

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Official Sites:

TV4 [Sweden]

Country:

Sweden | Germany

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

26 June 2009 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

GSI - Spezialeinheit Göteborg: Zwischen den Fronten See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,167,869
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (5.1)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Frank Wagner is based on the actual police informer Peter Rätz. See more »

Connections

Followed by Johan Falk: Blodsdiamanter (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Pavane
Written by Gabriel Fauré
Arranged by Bengt Nilsson
The slow theme music
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Sad and not well-made in the least; very weak lead character/actor
25 April 2016 | by pivicSee all my reviews

What a heap of troubles.

Sweden often combats crime; one may say it's "our" forté.

Trouble is, the same actors adapt the same dour, sour stance when affronting the crimes perpetrated by other film-makers and actors, all from Sweden. It's a downward trajectory.

Here, the biggest crime is courtesy of Jacob Eklund, who would not be able to act his way out of a paper bag; he's far too lackadaisical and apathetic to be a lead guy, and his character's simply not believable.

This story is somewhat interesting as one specific criminal quickly proves to be an informant for the police. That's about it, really. The action is questionable as I kept looking at my wall behind the TV at times, for more exciting stuff; I'm not exaggerating when writing it.

Fingers crossed for more excitement.


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