Category Archives: Crime

In Time (2011) Rated PG-13

In the future, people stop aging at 25; after that, you live only one more year unless you can buy more time. This leads to people lying, cheating, and stealing to live longer. Starring Justin Timberlake, Olivia Wilde, and Shyloh … Continue reading

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The Frozen Ground (2013) Rated TV-MA

A state trooper partners with a woman who escapes from the serial killer, Robert Hansen. Based on actual events. Starring Nicolas Cage, Vanessa Hudgens, and John Cusack. This film is based on a true story. It’s not a documentary, but … Continue reading

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In the Heat of the Night (CBS) Rated NR

The cases and adventures of the police force in Sparta, Mississippi. Starring Carroll O’Connor, Alan Autry, and David Hart. The series premiere focuses on the transplant of a Philadelphia detective, who happens to be black, to small-town southern Mississippi. Although … Continue reading

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Executed with Deborah Norville (Reelz) Rated NR

Host Deborah Norville looks at real-life crime sprees and criminals where capital punishment was the final answer. Starring Deborah Norville, Andrew Weiss, and Sean Cranston. This show walks us through the timelines of crimes with the most notorious criminals. We … Continue reading

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The Man with the Golden Arm (1955) Rated TV-14

A junkie works with drug addiction while his wife and card sharks put him down. Starring Frank Sinatra, Eleanor Parker, and Kim Novak. What makes this film is Sinatra, who plays the junkie battling his demons while the people around … Continue reading

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Reckless (CBS) Rated TV-14

In Charleston, SC, the summers are hot, and where sex and crime walk together, a litigator and City Attorney fight their attraction to each other while battling over a police sex scandal. Starring Kim Wayans, Michael Gladis, and Gregory Harrison. … Continue reading

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In Secret (2013) Rated R

A woman in Paris in the 1860s embarks on an affair that has its consequences. Starring Elizabeth Olsen, Oscar Isaac, and Tom Felton. This film should have been better than it was. The storyline is intriguing, and the first part … Continue reading

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Murder in the First (TNT) Rated NR

A murder is dissected from the crime to the investigation, arrest, and trial. Starring Taye Diggs, Kathleen Robertson, and Ian Anthony Dale. The concept of this series is interesting. It has a season fully devoted to a single murder and … Continue reading

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Widows (2018) Rated R

A group of widows left by their criminal significant others with a debt that needs repaid band together to do one last job. Starring Viola Davis, Liam Neeson, and Jon Bernthal. The film starts as a traditional crime drama. It … Continue reading

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Gang Related (FOX) Rated TV-14

When a top detective’s past comes back to haunt him, he must come to terms with which side he’ll be on patrolling the streets. Starring Ramon Rodriguez, Jay Hernandez, and RZA. This show doesn’t seem to know where it’s going. … Continue reading

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