DVD Discount of the Week: Anno 1790


With the imminent debut of Crimes Of Passion on our television screens we are giving you the chance to experience another tantalizing slice of Swedish noir from the past. Anno 1790 is a unique look at crime in the 18th century and is now available at a special bargain price.

Set during the Age of Enlightenment in Stockholm, the series follows Johan Gustav Dåådh, a brilliant but controversial police commissioner and surgeon who uses unusual methods to solve crimes. As the European landscape changes around him Dåådh seeks to use his modern methods to change the police force from within and adapt with the times.

This underrated and widely unseen series is a must for anyone wanting to experience a different take on Nordic Noir. The entire first series of this fascinating show is now available for just £10.

Purchase your copy here.