Denmark, 2014. A former police officer asks Carl Mørck, head of Department Q, to find out who brutally killed his young twins in 1994. Although a local inhabitant confessed and was convicted of murder, Carl and his partner Assad soon realize that there is something in the case resolution that is terribly wrong.

  1. Mikkel Nørgaard


  2. Jussi Adler-Olsen


  3. Rasmus Heisterberg


  4. Nikolaj Arcel


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  1. Nikolaj Lie Kaas

    Nikolaj Lie Kaas

    Carl Mørck

  2. Fares Fares

    Fares Fares

    Hafez el-Assad

  3. Pilou Asbæk

    Pilou Asbæk

    Ditlev Pram

  4. David Dencik

    David Dencik

    Ulrik Dybbøl

  5. Danica Curcic

    Danica Curcic

    Kirsten Marie 'Kimmie' Lassen

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The Absent One
The Absent One



Original Title Fasandræberne

Status Released

Release Information

  • September 18, 2014


  • June 17, 2016
    Theatrical (limited)


    No rating information.

Original Language Danish

Runtime 1h 56m

Budget $5,848,257.00

Revenue -



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