Category Archives: Foreign Films

House of Secrets: The Burari Deaths (2021) Rated TV-MA

This docuseries examines the death of 11 family members who were found dead inside their home, was it murder or suicide? The show examines truths and theories about their deaths. Starring Barkha Dutt, Naresh Bhatia, and Manoj Kumar. Before watching … Continue reading

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Shameless (Netflix) Rated TV-MA

This series follows the lives and relationships of the Gallagher family in Manchester. Starring David Threlfall, Rebecca Atkinson, and Alice Barry. This is the British version of the show Shameless. The Brits really do a wonderful job at comedy. While … Continue reading

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Rescue Me (2016) Rated TV-PG

After an auto caller rescues an interior designer by calming her down, they decide to meet in real life. But each time they meet, fate has other plans and they keep missing each other. Will they ever get together? Starring: … Continue reading

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Vampyr (1932) Rated NR

A drifter who is obsessed with the supernatural finds himself at a hotel where a girl is slowly turning into a vampire. Starring Julian West, Maurice Schutz, and Rena Mandel. This film, I’m sure, would have been wonderful at its … Continue reading

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Princess Margaret: The Rebel Royal (2018) Rated NR

A documentary on the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth during the social changes of the 60s and 70s. Starring Craig Brown, Anne de Courcy, and Lady Glenconner.  This film documents the life of Princess Margaret, the spare heir. We see … Continue reading

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Eye in the Sky (2015) Rated R

A military officer is in command of an operation against terrorists, but when a girl enters the kill zone, it triggers an international dispute about the implications of modern warfare. Starring Faisa Hassan, Aisha Takow, and Armaan Haggio. This is … Continue reading

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Dancing on the Edge (2013) Rated TV-MA

In the 1930s, a black jazz band rises to fame and becomes entangled in intrigue, mystery, and suspense of the London society. Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Matthew Goode, and Joanna Vanderham. This miniseries has a lot going for it, but it … Continue reading

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Cleverman (Sundance) Rated NR

In the future, the creatures from ancient mythology must learn to live amongst the humans while trying to survive in a world where they are silenced, exploited, and destroyed. Starring Hunter Page-Lochard, Rob Collins, and Tasma Walton. There isn’t anything … Continue reading

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The Beast Must Die (AMC) Rated TV-14

A mother tracks down her son’s killer by a hit and run and plots to kill him from within his house. Based on the book by Nicholas Blake. Starring Cush Jumbo, Billy Howle, and Douggie McMeekin. I have not read … Continue reading

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The Deceived (Starz) Rated NR

 A student has an affair with her teacher, but when he disappears, she tracks him down and discovers his wife has died. Starring Emmett J Scanlan, Catherine Walker, and Paul Mescal.  This show is brilliant; it’s more of a psychological … Continue reading

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