Review: Modus (S1 E8/8) Saturday 17th December, BBC4

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Programme Name: Modus - TX: n/a - Episode: n/a (No. 8) - Picture Shows: Inger Johanne Vik (MELINDA KINNAMAN) - (C) © Miso Film 2015 - Photographer: Johan Paulin

© Miso Film 2015 – Photographer: Johan Paulin

Modus has been a bit of a head-scratcher: some good characters, some tense moments, some socio-political stuff… in fact, everything you could possibly want from a Scandi Noir. But somehow it hasn’t hit the spot and had begun to feel like a photocopy of a decent Scandinavian crime drama – all the elements have seemed to be correct, but something hasn’t felt quite right. No matter, I was in it until the end (it’s Swedish for God’s sake) and that end was about to come. Could Forrester be stopped? And, could I care?

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