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The Bridge- Season One (2011)

2016.70: The Bridge: Season One (Blu-ray)

The Bridge (or Broen/Bron in its original language/s) is a Scandinavian crime thriller set primarily in Malmo and Copenhagen, using the titular Oresund Bridge connecting those two cities and respective countries as a major setting/plot device and thematic core. 835 more words


This week

By Vita Forest

This week I have been

READING The Sound of Silence by Katrina Goldsaito

WRITING Saluting Saga

WATCHING Billy Elliot with Lucy

VISITING… 84 more words

Simple Pleasures

Saluting Saga

By Vita Forest

Recently while sick, I binge-watched The Bridge, the intense Scandi-Noir TV series.  It starts with an intriguing set up: after a brief blackout, a body is found on the Øresund Bridge connecting Malmö and Copenhagen.   445 more words


Trapped: season 2

Earlier this year, under my Saturday ScandiCrime header, I reviewed the ten-part Icelandic series given the name, Trapped for the UK and Eire.

They say you should never quote yourself, but this (among other things) was what I had to say about the final episode:- 158 more words

The Goggle-Box

The Out-Laws: Guilty Pleasures


If an unfortunate accident were to occur, you’d probably want it to happen to Jean Claude Delcorps. He’s rude, overbearing, casually racist, startlingly cruel and overly sensitive. 662 more words

Must Watch

Where am I?

I am Polish dressed in yellow mustard, caramelized onions, sweet relish or, piccalilli, tomatoes, a substantial pickle, celery salt and peppers, (those are optional) and cradled in a steamed, poppy seed bun. 278 more words