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When Darkness Falls
Release Date: December 26, 1960
|Producers||:||Rune Waldekranz, David Norberg|
|Writers||:||Maria Lang, Maria Lang|
Young Elisabeth comes to Västlinge to meet her old relative, the vicar and and his young daughter. She is going to spend the Christmas there in peace and quiet but on Christmas Eve, the grocer is brutally murdered with an axe. Police inspector Christer Wijk comes to the small village to find the murderer. He soon discovers the puzzle of evidence that makes almost everybody a suspect.