Johan Falk: Spelets regler (2012)

Director
Charlotte Brandström

Main cast
Jakob Eklund; Joel Kinnaman; Mikael Tornving; Meliz Karlge; Zeljko Santrac

Genres
Action, Crime, Thriller

Description
It's been two years since John Falk and Frank Wagner broke their cooperation and Frank started working undercover with the police. Frank's search for Kevin crosses Johan's investigation and opens up a new collaboration between them - with the big difference being that this time it's personal for Frank.


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