This British courtroom drama reenacted cases of crime of passion that occurred in France. Ted Willis devised the series and wrote several episodes. Renown English actors appeared in the series. Episodes titles were the names of the accused murderers.
Runtime: 30 minutes
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Crimes of Passion is the English collective name for a series of six feature length crime films from 2013, based on six of the early novels by the prolific Swedish crime novelist Maria Lang (real name Dagmar Lange), written in the late 1940s and early 1950s. The films were co-produced by Svensk Filmindustri and Swedish commercial broadcaster TV4. The first film was released in Swedish cinemas on 8 March 2013, receiving indifferent or poor reviews by most Swedish critics. The remaining five were released on DVD in Sweden during the autumn of 2013, and they were all made available on the TV4's subscription video on demand service TV4 Play Premium in June 2014. In October and November 2014, the six films were shown on TV4's DTTV service. On 11 December 2013, BBC Four announced it had bought the British broadcasting rights to Crimes of Passion, with the series premiering on BBC Four on 30 August 2014. The films have been described as Mad Men meeting The Killing.
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The series was made by Pampas Produktion AB for Swedish television network TV4. Crimes of Passion is produced by Reneé Axö and the films are directed by Birger Larsen, Christian Eklöw, Christopher Panov, Molly Hartleb and Peter Schildt.
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