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Blessed Are Those Who Thirst (1997)
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Blessed Are Those Who Thirst (1997)
Original name: Salige er de som tørster
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Adapted from a novel by Norway's justice minister Anne Holt. Lesbian policewoman Hanne Wilhelmsen (Kjersti Elvik), who has a live-in lover, tools about Oslo on her Harley-Davidson. After a number of women vanish, police find blood but no bodies, and Wilhelmsen begins a search for the suspected serial killer.
Plot: female nudity, lesbianism, police procedural

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Duration: 95 min.
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