The Valhalla Murders: Season 1

The Valhalla Murders: Season 1

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An Oslo detective with a painful past returns to his native Iceland to help a dedicated cop hunt a serial killer with a link to a mysterious photo.

2019Rating: TV-MAIcelandIcelandic with English subtitlesTruenorth, Mystery Island
DramaWorld Cinema



Never Before Seen

Katrín Gunnarsdóttir is an ambitious investigating police officer with an... More eye on the position of head of the research department. When an elderly man is found murdered at Reykjavik harbor under unusual circumstances and Katrin is called on the scene, a scenario she has little control over begins.


The Return

Arnar Böðvarsson has been brought to the country to help... More the Reykjavik police in the investigation of the murders, as it is suspected that a serial killer could be on the move. Arnar is a mysterious investigating officer who has lived in Oslo for a long time and his return is stirred up in old memories.



An older woman is found dead in Valhöll's teenage home... More and seems to have been the same killer. The police have no idea of ​​the reasons for the killings or who is behind them.



When it turns out that Valhall's last employee is still... More alive, Kata and Arnar fear that the serial killer will find him ahead of them. At the same time, the police delve deeper into the shadowy history of the adolescent home and the boys who were there.


In Plain Sight

Kata and Arnar finally believe that they have come on... More track with the serial killer, but the investigation leads them to the paths they least expected. Difficulties in their private life take their toll.


Hidden Place

Unexpected events in the investigation of the case prove to... More be heavy for both Kata and Arnari. She has a hard time letting go of the ghosts and ghosts of Arnar's past, whom he has long tried to keep in check, to reclaim.



Despite being licensed, Kata continues her investigation. Arnar tries to... More help but is in full swing with himself and the past.


Monster in the Dark

Kata is determined to achieve justice, but it proves difficult... More and the obstacles are wide.

The Valhalla Murders: Season 1 | Reviews

75%8 reviews

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

Gutsy performances and judicious rationing of the scenery make for terrific viewing.

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The Valhalla Murders is saved by its unique locale, a witty script and fine performances.

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The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail

This drama doesn't set out to reinvent a genre. What keeps you compelled, with as much force as the mystery, is the attention paid to minor characters.

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The Valhalla Murders: Season 1 | Release Details

The Valhalla Murders: Season 1 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Netflix.