The Park Is Mine (1985)

   Tommy Lee Jones plays Mitch, a Vietnam veteran who takes over Central Park after the suicide of his old war buddy. He decides to take drastic action to highlight the plight of veterans living in the U.S. whom he feels are unfairly neglected and forgotten about when they cease to be of use to […]

The Killing (2011)

The Killing is a US remake of the Danish series which has had stellar reviews. The first two seasons of the US Killing didn’t really deviate from the Danish plot line, but started to do its own thing with seasons 3 and 4. The story involves the death of a young girl by the name […]

Crimes of Passion (2014)

Scandinavian drama is doing very, very well in the UK. Now adding to the long list is Crimes of Passion, based on the best selling novels by Swedish author Maria Lang. Starring Ola Rapace as Christer and Tuva Novotny as Puck, it’s a lavishly designed period drama/murder mystery. The set which has been kindly provided […]

Braquo (TV series) (2009-)

Wow! What an absolute stunning piece of television this. I could literally use every superlative in the English language to lavish praise on this show, and it still wouldn’t be enough. Jean Hugues-Anglade plays Eddy Caplan, the leader of a group of Parisian police officers, who have no qualms about stepping over the line when […]

Nobody does it better.

Coming from Arrow Films on January 6th 2014, hit Danish drama ‘Unit One: Season3’. For me Danish drama is some of the finest stuff on television. You already have The Killing, Borgen and The Bridge not to mention others, and now you also have this. I will be doing reviews of each season soon, so […]

The Beast (TV Series) (2009)

I think, as with most people I imagine, I wanted to see this program to see how Mr Swayze could cope acting a whole season in his condition…and I must say he does this with the same grit and determination he showed his disease! He is astounding as FBI agent Charles Barker. He is given […]