This is a two-part BBC television drama that reveals the inspiration behind the character of the famed fictional detective Sherlock Holmes. Dr. Joseph Bell, portrayed by Ian Richardson, is Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's clever mentor operating more or less as an early forensics specialist to...
Movie Genre: Thriller
I thoroughly enjoyed reading Addicted by Zane, so I was excited to view the movie. However, I must warn you, if you plan to watch this movie, I urge you to read the book first!! This adaptation of the book falls depressingly short; not only did it give the appearance of low budget but key points...
In this mini-series, Paul Gerardi is a Belgian police inspector who doesn't always follow protocol. He knows he's on to something big when he receives a tip about a bank heist that was never reported to the authorities. Gerardi breaks rank, grabbing ahold of the mystery and in...
Ana Lily Amirpour makes her directorial debut with a bang, or should I say bite. A big juicy bite out of every film genre made. Amirpour's homage to film includes silent era makeup, James Dean beatniks and every dusty drama chronicling humanity's internal and environmental wasteland. "The Girl"...
Hannibal Season 2 wastes no time starting off. It begins with FBI agent Jack Crawford confronting Hannibal as the serial killer and cannibal Jack discovered him to be. It purposefully starts out this way to shock the viewer, but before the results of the battle are...
Return to Oz is a supposed sequel to Wizard of Oz, but Dorothy is much younger and the story follows more closely to the stories of L. Frank Baum. It’s full of creative characters and scenery, and weird enough for adults to still be captivated by it. I am a fan of fantastical movies, and...
This movie is better than you’d expect. It seems like video game related movies are ill-received, but the story and the imagery are enchanting. The animation is done well, at times seems a little dated, but doesn’t take away from it being a good story and the important parts of the imagery...
A different kind of coming of age story, 17 year old Joshua slowly begins to understand the family business. There are some true psychopaths in the mix but nothing is more horrific than Janine, Josh's grandmother. The actor Jackie Weaver does such a good job playing Janine, you will be astounded...
Oddly creepy, Silent House is a purveyor of the slow, uncomfortable thrill and not of the quick screams horror. Sarah is helping her uncle and father renovate their old house so it can be sold. After a visit from an "old friend" that she mysteriously cannot remember, things begin to get strange...
Try to set aside everything you know about Roman Polanski's legal troubles and enjoy this first-rate thriller. Ewan McGregor is perfect as the innocent who accepts a "too good to be true" writing opportunity after the first ghost writer is found dead. Pay close...
Lola has 20 minutes to come up with 100,000 deutsche marks to pay back the gangster her boyfriend owes. This film is not only about Lola's frantic run through the city to try and find the money by any means possible, it is also about how decisions can affect the rest of your life. A fantastic...
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