Premiere Schedule (2018)

1/2/18   Baantjer Mysteries S4
1/2/18   The Team
1/16/18   Wataha
1/30/18   A French Village S7 (Final Season)
2/6/18   Tatort: Cologne S3
2/13/18   Thicker Than Water S2
2/27/18   Anti-Mafia Squad
3/6/18   Blochin
3/20/18   Spring Tide
4/3/18   Flemming
4/17/18   Fantomas

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All premiere dates subject to change without notice.

January 2, 2018

Baantjer Mysteries (NEW SEASON 4) (The Netherlands)

Piet Römer stars as Dutch police detective Jurriaan “Jurre” de Cock in this long-running series based on characters from the classic mystery novels by A.C. Baantjer. Alongside de Cock are his trusted assistants Dick Vledder, a young and headstrong detective, Vera Prins,a no-nonsense female officer, and computer expert Albert Keizer. Set in Amsterdam, the team is often faced with bizarre murders that span the gamut of the city’s subcultures, from high-society to the underground.

January 2, 2018

The Team (NEW SERIES) (Denmark)

Lars Mikkelsen (Borgen, 1864) stars as the leader of a joint Danish-German-Belgian investigative team tasked with solving a series of murders in this gripping crime thriller from the writers of The Eagle.

January 16, 2018

Wataha (NEW SERIES) (Poland)

An intense six-part Polish thriller about a border patrol unit specializing in human trafficking cases. After the group falls victim to a bomb attack, the lone survivor sets out to hunt down those responsible and clear his name.

January 30, 2018

A French Village (NEW SEASON 7 – the final season) (France)

This acclaimed drama is about the German occupation of France during World War II, and its effects on the inhabitants of a small village in Jura. In June 1940, the village of Villeneuve awakes to the arrival of the German army – and the next four years of occupation have a shattering effect on the lives of all its inhabitants.

February 6, 2018

Tatort: Cologne (NEW SEASON 3) (Germany)

Freddy and Max are back! Cologne is known for its cathedral and carnival, but Germany’s pub-loving metropolis is also rife with crime. Among those whose job it is to find the city’s murderers and their motives are homicide detectives Max Ballauf and Freddy Schenk. With his chiseled features and melancholy gaze, Max Ballauf is the smooth-talking ladies’ man who can get the most reserved upper-crust woman and the toughest, tight-lipped madam to willingly part with her secrets. His robust, level-headed partner Freddy Schenk is always there to help chase down the bad guys. Together, Freddy and Max are two of the most popular investigators in the almost 50-year history of the Tatort franchise.

February 13, 2018

Thicker Than Water (NEW SEASON 2) (Sweden)

The Waldemar family reunites as the B&B opens for one last Christmas – but much has changed since their tumultuous summer. Oskar is alone and miserable, Liv still not back from her travels. Jonna returns from a disastrous acting gig in London to take charge of preparations, but her grand vision demands more resources than the siblings can muster. Lasse’s criminal past catches up with him as a storm bears down on the island, and his decision on this fateful night will have terrible ramifications for the entire clan. The new season deals with issues of identity and guilt in a dysfunctional family attempting to heal old wounds, all set in the breathtaking winter landscape of Åland. Will the siblings ultimately be forced to take responsibility and make the necessary sacrifices for the sake of their loved ones – and is blood really thicker than water?

February 27, 2018

Anti-Mafia Squad (NEW SERIES) (Italy)

The Last Godfather may be gone but he’s left a fractured Mafia behind – and the warring families have moved beyond the old man’s antiquated methods. No more folded paper notes – it’s now phone taps, encrypted messages, satellites and sophisticated espionage technology. Chief Claudia Mares and her team in Palermo continue the work that brought Bernardo Provenzano down, but need all the technology they can muster to capture the adversaries that came after.

March 6, 2018

Blochin (NEW SERIES) (Germany)

A homicide cop with a mysterious past and a bad attitude works the seedy underbelly of Berlin alongside his straight-laced brother-in-law in this gritty, complex thriller from the director of Cenk Batu Undercover Agent.

March 20, 2018

Spring Tide (NEW SERIES) (Sweden)

A police trainee becomes obsessed with a 25-year-old cold case and teams up with the original lead investigator to solve it. From the screenwriters of ‘Beck’.

April 3, 2018

Flemming (NEW SERIES) (Germany)

April 17, 2018

Fantomas (NEW SERIES) (France)

Premiering later in 2018

Premiere date TBD

A Boyfriend for My Wife (FEATURE FILM) (Italy)

In this hilarious Italian feature film, an exasperated husband hires a fading playboy to seduce his annoying wife in order to speed up their separation.

Premiere date TBD

Arne Dahl (NEW SEASON 2) (Sweden)

Kerstin Holm leads a brand new ‘A Unit’ when the group is reformed after a series of brutal murders hits Polish nurses in Sweden. Kerstin builds her team with former members Gunnar Nyberg, Jorge Chavez, Sara Svenhagen and Arto Söderstedt – plus new recruit (and language expert) Ida Jankowicz. Paul Hjelm drops by to lend an occasional hand following his promotion to Internal Affairs. Demands and expectations have never been higher and a cold wind blows through the corridors at the National Police headquarters. Can Kerstin get the unit to deliver on its promise – or is this new effort a misguided attempt by a paranoid police force in a time of increasingly unusual and refined criminal activity?

Premiere date TBD

Beck (NEW EPISODES) (Sweden)

New episodes coming in 2018!

Premiere date TBD

Camorra Connection (NEW SERIES) (Italy)

Camorra Connection is the story of one of the most ruthless mafia organizations that Italy has ever known.

Premiere date TBD

Detective Montalbano (NEW EPISODES) (Italy)

New episodes in 2018!

Premiere date TBD

Lola Upside Down (NEW SERIES) (Finland)

It’s been called Finland’s answer to Twin Peaks! A small costal town welcomes “those who want to die” and shelters a quirky community of misfits in this surreal coming of age story.

Premiere date TBD

Mammon (NEW SEASON 2) (Norway)

Winner of the 2017 International Emmy® for Best Drama Series (Season 2). 
Jon Øigarden (The Half Brother) stars in this gripping, ripped-from-the-headlines conspiracy thriller. Uncompromising reporter Peter Verås uncovers evidence of massive financial fraud involving Norway’s political and financial elite – evidence which then sparks his own brother’s suicide. Bewildered and grief-stricken, Peter continues his investigation but the closer he gets to the truth, the more dangerous it becomes for him and his family.

Premiere date TBD

Matteo Messina Denaro (NEW DOCUMENTARY) (Italy)

A captivating documentary about Matteo Messina Denaro, a Sicilian Mafia boss and one of the world’s most wanted fugitives who has been on the run since 1993.

Premiere date TBD

Spiral*(SEASON 6) (France)

Winner of the 2015 International Emmy® for best Drama Series (Season 5), Spiral is about the men and women who work at the heart of the French judicial system. This Parisian cop thriller is about the lawyers, judges, prosecutors and detectives who cross paths on cases that reveal the dregs of humanity. As reality spirals out of control for each character, the boundaries between private and professional life become blurred. With its suspense and constant tension, Spiral is a furiously-paced crime series.
*This series is available in the U.S. only

Premiere date TBD

Turkish For Beginners (NEW SEASON 3) (Germany)

Premiere date TBD

The Undertaker (NEW SEASON 5) (Switzerland)

New season 5 in 2018!

Also Coming in 2018 – All Premieres TBD

Agatha Christie (French Adaptation)  France NEW SERIES
Crime Scene Cleaner Germany NEW SEASON 3
Death of a Pilgrim Sweden NEW SERIES
Detective Ellen Lucas Season 1 (of 2) Germany NEW SERIES
Homicide Unit Istanbul Season 3 Germany NEW SEASON
Inspector Coliandro Season 3 Italy NEW SEASON
Johan Falk Season 2 & 3 Sweden NEW SEASON
Magellan Season 3 France NEW SEASON
Murders at Barlume Italy NEW EPISODES
Nele Neuhaus Mysteries Germany NEW SERIES
Tatort: Borowski Season 3 Germany NEW SEASON
The Fourth Man Sweden NEW
The Sandhamn Murders Sweden NEW SERIES
Those Who Klll Denmark NEW SERIES
Varg Veum Season 1 (of 2) Norway NEW TO MHz CHOICE
Wilsberg Season 1 (of 4) Germany NEW SERIES

* More premieres coming! We’ll post updates as we have them.

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