Type
Scripted
Premiered
Nov. 30, 2008
Status
Returning Series
Runtime
90 min.
Country
UK
Network
BBC One TV Network
Genre

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Wallander (UK)

Wallander is a British television series adapted from Henning Mankell's Kurt Wallander novels. In this drama Kenneth Branagh is starring as the eponymous police inspector, Kurt Wallander who investigates a series of violent and terrifying murders in the beautiful setting of Skane, southern Sweden.

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Wallander (UK) Season 1 (2007)

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Eleven year old Johannes is found dead in a crevice. The postmortem shows that the boy has been sexually abused and beaten to death. Detectiv Stefan Lindman is a member of the same ...
Apr. 09, 2007
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Season 1 Characters

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Season 1 Videos

Wallander
Wallander (02:32)

Wallander: Same Weapon
Wallander: Same Weapon (02:17)

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Season 1 Quotes

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Wetterstedt: That maniac puts an ax through my skull, by God you'll pay!
Anne-Britt Hoglund: I'm willing to take that risk.
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Povel Wallander: What color where his brains? The color of money?
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Season 1 Trivia

  • Episode 02 - Goof (errors made by characters, possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): The murdered taxi driver's bloody ID card reads "Johan Lundberg," but later when Wallander later refers to him on the phone, he calls him "Gunnar" Lundberg.
  • Episode 02 - Goof (factual errors): When Kurt looks at the dating website which his daughter signed him up for, his profile page gives his height as '1.88 cm', which is about three-quarters of an inch. Presumably they meant either '1.88 m' or '188 cm', which would be just over 6 feet (and a few inches t
  • Episode 02 - Goof (continuity error): Wallander's mobile phone changes phone language several times during the film, from english to swedish, and the other way around.
  • Episode 02 - Goof (revealing mistake): When the medical examiner first uncovers the corpse of the supposed heart attack victim in the morgue, the corpse's eye is twitching.
  • Episode 01 - Kenneth Branagh's performance as Swedish cop Kurt Wallander makes it the third time when a famous Swedish movie/television cop gets portrayed by an actor who is not from Sweden/speaking Swedish. The first two are Walter Matthau as Jake Martin

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