Competition: ‘Crimes of Passion’ *closed*

Arrow Films’ Nordic Noir label is pleased to confirm the UK DVD release of thrilling Swedish period drama Crimes of Passion. The series, currently airing in BBC Four’s coveted Saturday evening slot, is based on six novels by legendary crime writer Maria Lang, whose work helped shape the renowned murder mystery genre in Sweden. Each of the six episodes will also be available via iTunes the morning after their BBC Four transmission. To celebrate the DVD release of Crimes of Passion this coming Monday, we have THREE DVD copies to give away to our readers, kindly provided by UK distributor Arrow Films. This is an exclusive competition for our Facebook and Twitter fans, so if you haven’t already, ‘Like’ us at or follow us @CineVue before answering the question below.

Crimes of Passion is a period piece set in 1950s Sweden, primarily in the picturesque region of Bergslagen. The six-part series follows amateur detective Puck Ekstedt (Tuva Novotny), his fiancé Einar Bure and police superintendent Christer Wijk (Ola Rapace) as they attempt to uncover the murderous actions that inhabit their beautiful surroundings. Laced with intrigue, sex, betrayal, secrets and lies this new series is inspired by the popular novels of Swedish crime author Lang.

To be in with a chance of winning one of THREE copies of Crimes of Passion on DVD, just answer the following simple question:

Crimes of Passion actor Ola Rapace played which character in Bond 23 Skyfall?

a) Pascal
b) Patrice
c) Pierre

To enter, simply fill out the contact form below with your name, email address, subject (‘Crimes of Passion’) answer and postal address.*

*Please note that this is a special competition which only our Facebook and Twitter fans will be eligible to win. If you are not on our Facebook ‘Like’ list, then you can easily join us by following this link: and/or follow us on Twitter @CineVue.

Swedish TV drama Crimes of Passion is released on DVD from Monday 6 October courtesy of UK distributor Arrow Films.

This competition closes at 6pm on Thursday 9 October 2014.

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• The competition is open to UK readers only.
• Prizes must be taken as stated and cannot be deferred. There will be no cash alternatives.
• CineVue does not accept any responsibility for late or lost entries due to the internet or email problems.
• CineVue reserves the right to cancel the competition at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion, and if circumstances arise outside of its control.
• Prizes unclaimed after 28 days will be deemed to have been forfeited.