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Department Q: A Conspiracy of Faith (2016)

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Not Rated | | Drama, Thriller | 17 June 2016 (USA)
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Two intertwined cases linking the past with the present will require the aid of Department Q to catch an elusive serial killer, while time is running out.

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Hans Petter Moland
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nikolaj Lie Kaas ... Carl Mørck
Fares Fares ... Assad
Pål Sverre Hagen ... Johannes
Jacob Lohmann ... Elias (as Jakob Ulrik Lohmann)
Amanda Collin ... Rakel
Johanne Louise Schmidt Johanne Louise Schmidt ... Rose Knudsen
Jakob Oftebro ... Pasgård
Signe Anastassia Mannov ... Lisa
Søren Pilmark ... Marcus Jacobsen
Michael Brostrup Michael Brostrup ... Børge Bak
Morten Kirkskov ... Lars Bjørn
Olivia Terpet Gammelgaard Olivia Terpet Gammelgaard ... Magdalena
Jasper Møller Friis Jasper Møller Friis ... Samuel (as Jasper Friis Møller)
Louis Sylvester Larsen Louis Sylvester Larsen ... Trygve
Lotte Andersen ... Mia
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Storyline

An old note is found in a bottle in Jutland which has traveled very long across the ocean a long time ago. The note is hard to decipher, but when the Danish investigator from Section Q receives it, the odd personalities within the section find a new angle on it and try to unveil yet another old and diabolic case even though the lead is cold. Written by Britt Engelhard Jadesø

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Drama | Thriller

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Official site [Japan]

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Denmark | Germany | Sweden | Norway

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Danish | Norwegian

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17 June 2016 (USA) See more »

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Department Q: A Conspiracy of Faith See more »

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Denmark See more »

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DKK 39,500,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Søren Pilmark (Marcus Jacobsen) & Jasper Møller Friis (Samuel) also worked together on Tidsrejsen (2014) as Sølvræven & Birk respectively. See more »

Goofs

When Elias and the policeman buy train tickets they are supposed to be in the Danish town Hadsten. But outside the train station is a German phone booth from Deutsche Telekom. Also German road posts are clearly visible during several road scenes. Film was shot in Schleswig Holstein (northern part of Germany) due to financial reasons. See more »

Quotes

Carl Mørck: The Lord's Disciples believe Jesus was born in Texas. We're obviously dealing with retards.
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Follows Department Q: The Absent One (2014) See more »

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Piano Concerto No. 5 In E Flat Major, OP. 73, 'Emperor': II. Adagio Un Poco Mosso
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Better believe
11 December 2016 | by kosmaspSee all my reviews

It might seem that there is a decline in the movies, but this is still rock solid. I can only imagine that the book is even more than that. It has characters from the previous movies (and books of course) and has a case that is pretty strong. You don't have the urgent feeling and the playfulness it had in the previous movies. As dark as they got, you always had something light in them.

That's almost missing entirely here. There's still character moments, but strings and things are being said and left on the sideline without giving them a resolution. It's a shame, but the movie is packed so much, that some things have not the punch they deserved to have and should have had. Still the movie and especially the villain are great. And it's not so much about who it is, but why he is and where and how to find him ...


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