Midsommar (2019)

Director: Ari Aster Starring: Florence Pugh, Jack Reynor, Vilhelm Blomgren, William Jackson Harper, Will Poulter Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery   “Welcome to Harga, and happy midsummer! It has been ninety years since our last great feast, and it will be ninety years before our next. And what poetry that it’s Read more…

Knives Out (2019)

Director: Rian Johnson Starring: Daniel Craig, Ana de Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, Michael Shannon, Chris Evans, Toni Collette, Christopher Plummer Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery   “The complexity and the gray lie not in the truth, but what you do with the truth one you have it.”   Similar to an Read more…

Dark – Season 2 (2019)

Creator: Baran bo Odar, Jantje Friese Director: Baran bo Odar Starring: Louis Hofmann, Lisa Vicari, Karoline Eichhorn, Jördis Triebel, Maja Schöne, Oliver Masucci, Deborah Kaufmann, Stephan Kampwirth, Andreas Pietschmann, Moritz Jahn, Paul Lux, Gina Stiebitz, Mark Waschke Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery   “The end is the beginning, and the beginning Read more…

Dark – Season 1 (2017)

Creator: Baran bo Odar, Jantje Friese Director: Baran bo Odar Starring: Louis Hofmann, Lisa Vicari, Karoline Eichhorn, Jördis Triebel, Maja Schöne, Oliver Masucci, Deborah Kaufmann, Stephan Kampwirth, Andreas Pietschmann, Moritz Jahn, Paul Lux, Gina Stiebitz, Mark Waschke Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery   “The end is the beginning, and the beginning Read more…

Death Note (2006)

Director: Tetsurô Araki Starring: Mamoru Miyano, Kappei Yamaguchi, Ryô Naitô, Naoya Uchida Genre: Anime, Crime, Drama, Thriller   “Laws aren’t perfect, because humans who created laws aren’t perfect. It’s impossible to be perfect. However, the laws are evidence of the human struggle to be righteous.” – Soichiro Yagami   Considered Read more…

Underworld (1927)

Director: Josef von Sternberg Starring: George Bancroft, Clive Brook, Evelyn Brent Genre: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir   “Elsewhere the night deepened into silence and rest. But here the brutal din of cheap music – booze – hate – lust – made a devil’s carnival.”   The winner of one Academy Award, Read more…

Outer Banks (2020)

Creators: Shannon Burke, Jonas Pate, Josh Pate Director: Valerie Weiss Starring: Chase Stokes, Madelyn Cline, Madison Bailey, Jonathan Daviss, Rudy Pankow Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery   “Our mission this summer is to have a good time, all the time.”   I could not believe how good this TV Read more…