25 of 31 people found the following review helpful
I'm a little shocked to read a defence of the USA version by people who have actually watched it.
Firstly, didn't you get terminally irritated by the constant torrential rain (just to make sure viewers knew it was set in Seattle). Seattle rains about as much as London...
I had a distinct lack of empathy for almost all the characters, in sharp contrast to the Danish originals, despite one version being in my native English and the other subtitled. Also, the shallow, wooden portrayal of the US version politicians made me wonder whether a) American politicians are actually duller, more stupid and 2 dimensional than European ones, b) American script writers can't do… Read more