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The Snowman (2017)

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Detective Harry Hole investigates the disappearance of a woman whose pink scarf is found wrapped around an ominous-looking snowman.

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When an elite crime squad's lead detective investigates the disappearance of a victim on the first snow of winter, he fears an elusive serial killer may be active again. With the help of a brilliant recruit, the cop must connect decades-old cold cases to the brutal new one if he hopes to outwit this unthinkable evil before the next snowfall. Written by Katrina L. Harrison

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Soon the first snow will come, and then he will kill again. See more »


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20 October 2017 (Canada)  »

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El muñeco de nieve  »

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$35,000,000 (estimated)

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€90,710 (Finland) (15 October 2017)
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Trivia

Although mostly shot in Norway, great care was taken to remove any Norwegian language from the movie. No Norwegian is spoken and anything normally written in Norwegian is changed. This includes newspaper headlines and destinations on public transportation. Norwegian police cars normally have "politi" written on them (meaning "police") but this was simply removed. See more »

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In the finale, padding is visible on the inside of the duct tape covering the characters' mouths. See more »

Quotes

Harry Hole: I need a case... to work on.
Gunnar Hagen: I apologize for Oslo's low murder rate.
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Referenced in Midnight Screenings: The Snowman (2017) See more »

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In the Hall of the Mountain King
Performed by Edvard Grieg
[As a ringtone]
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An interesting crime-thriller that is quite enjoyable despite all the hate it gets.
18 October 2017 | by (Hungary) – See all my reviews

As I read many reviews the two things people hate this movie for is: It's a crime-thriller and not a horror story like the book was. Because I haven't read the book I can't say on what level they differ, but the movie is still very interesting and exciting. And the other thing is the ending. I agree that it comes a bit fast and leaves you kinda hanging, BUT it fits the whole frosty northern scenery well and makes the story line a full circle.

I really enjoyed it, can't really understand why it gets so much hate.


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