R. Kistel

Helpful votes received on reviews: 80% (4 of 5)
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Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,494,376 - Total Helpful Votes: 4 of 5
Aftermath [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Sofie Gråbøl
Aftermath [DVD] DVD ~ Sofie Gråbøl
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Beautifully sad, 5 April 2013
Losing a child has to be the all time worst nightmare. It breaks apart more than just a family unit. It crashes everything and this movie depicts that in all its sadness and redemption.
The Killing - Series 3 [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Sofie Gråbøl
The Killing - Series 3 [DVD] DVD ~ Sofie Gråbøl
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Superior writing and production. Way better than most US productions.

People are presented as real. They are not made up to be pretty, they do not mind to be shown at their worst. It contributes to the reality of the events as they evolve. Police work is not glamorous. People are allowed to be fallible. Detective work is dirty and disappointing. I believe it is the lack of "glamour" that makes this series unique and so fascinating.
Borgen - Series 2 [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Sidse Babett Knudsen
Borgen - Series 2 [DVD] DVD ~ Sidse Babett Knudsen
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars DO NOT MISS THIS SERIES, 5 April 2013
We loved Borgen I and II and were hoping for a III but believe that is not in the works. This is a high quality, well written, well thought out series, which can be watched many times over. It shows a way of personal living that is entirely different from the US and is obviously more intimate, interesting and inter-personally involved. Politically speaking it shows that politics world wide is a dirty business but also appears to indicate that the US pretty much controls a lot of the "little" countries of Europe. In Borgen, the political participants appear to care more than average about earth and environment, but have little control over their personal lives once involved in… Read more