Five medical students, obsessed by what lies beyond the confines of life, embark on a daring experiment: by stopping their hearts for short periods, each triggers a near-death experience - giving them a firsthand account of the afterlife.
Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.
A humble businessman with a buried past seeks justice when his daughter is killed in an act of terrorism. A cat-and-mouse conflict ensues with a government official, whose past may hold clues to the killers' identities.
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
In the eponymous book the police discuss several Swedish serial killers, among them Thomas Quick (a.k.a. Sture Bergwall). However, Quick/Bergwall was eventually acquitted of all the alleged murders. Brother Sten-Owe Bergwall and lawyer Pelle Svensson wrote books criticizing the Swedish authorities' handling of the cases. See more »
Harry's last name is consistently mispronounced throughout the film. As per the books, the correct pronunciation resembles the English word "holy". See more »
[from the trailer]
I think it's the falling snow that sets the killer off
Cutting things up that's what a child does to maintain order
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If you're a fan of Jo Nesbo, don't waste your time on this movie. Except names and building a snowman, nothing is like in the brilliant book. All important parts are missing, one plot cut and never explained, looks totally unnecessary. And I'm very disappointed with Harry's actor, he doesn't look like Harry at all.
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