Katla

(18 Posts)
Chienloup Sat 19-Jun-21 01:36:44

Anyone watching this on Netflix? I'm 2 episodes in and loving it. It has the usual Scandi noir vibes, with a kind of The Returned feel.
I could listen to Icelandic all day long.

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rosegoldwatcher Sat 19-Jun-21 20:30:23

I watched the whole series in 2 days and enjoyed it very much.

It had the feel of 'Dark' - different premise but similar vibe.

0blio Sat 19-Jun-21 21:18:39

Agree with the 'Dark' vibe. I've just watched the 1st episode and it looks very promising.

Eyjafjallajokulldottir Sat 19-Jun-21 21:31:38

I just finished the series, loved it. Love a bit of bleak scenery grin

Eyjafjallajokulldottir Sat 19-Jun-21 21:32:48

I'd like to ask a couple of questions about the ending but don't want to spoil it. I'll start a different thread.

Doingtheboxerbeat Sun 20-Jun-21 20:27:13

Ooh just posted on the other thread about the Dark similarities. I'm on the last episode and only I started it this morning , a great aide for my hangover 😳.

Labradooodle Sun 20-Jun-21 20:28:40

I liked it too!

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Labradooodle Sun 20-Jun-21 20:29:21

What happened to the younger gunhild?

DoverCliffs Mon 21-Jun-21 16:32:22

Based on the description, I thought I wouldn't like it but it's very good.

DoverCliffs Tue 22-Jun-21 00:17:52

The actor who played Mikael is amazing. He was 9 when it was filmed.

LopsidedWombat Tue 22-Jun-21 06:47:21

I am on episode three and totally hooked. Also thought it had a similar vibe to Dark, which is one of my all-time favourites. Look forward to seeing where it goes and if any of my theories so far are right grin

ShallWeStartTheMeeting Tue 22-Jun-21 09:37:26

I watched the first episode and gave up. Agree with the Dark comparisons but it felt too bleak for me.
Not the scenery, but the characters. There all a bit dull aren't they?

ShallWeStartTheMeeting Tue 22-Jun-21 09:38:06

Loved Dark and Fortitude so was hoping it would be a hybrid of the 2...

Eyjafjallajokulldottir Tue 22-Jun-21 17:20:22

I loved Dark too, probably my favourite TV series ever. Katla is quite bleak like Dark but even though I liked it the story isn't as good ( and has been done before)

Eyjafjallajokulldottir Tue 22-Jun-21 17:21:06

Labradooodle

What happened to the younger gunhild?

Not sure, maybe she hopped on a bus to Sweden 😁🤷‍♀️

HowdenMinster Tue 22-Jun-21 23:33:23

DoverCliffs

The actor who played Mikael is amazing. He was 9 when it was filmed.

He is so good. So creepy.

I'm up to episode 6 now.

Namechangeforthis88 Thu 24-Jun-21 19:27:12

Finished binging it this morning. Much darker than I would usually watch. Bit disturbing. Agree, the Mikael actor was amazing. They were all good. I have lost sleep this week, staying up late binging, then lying awake thinking about it

Bichonfrise Sat 26-Jun-21 18:38:48

Hi. New here to MN. I'm obsessed with Katla at the moment!

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