Category Archives: Thrillers

Retaliation (2017) Rated R

An adult victim of childhood sexual abuse confronts his past. Starring Alex Ferns, Orlando Bloom, and Janet Montgomery. This is not a very clean script. It’s a very difficult film to watch, and I’m sure it was difficult to make with the … Continue reading

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Stalked by My Husband’s Ex (2020) Rated TV-14

Strange events happen when a woman gets engaged to a man with a 10-year-old daughter. Starring Alex McKenna, Joey Rae Blair, and Adam Huss. This is surprisingly good thriller coming from Lifetime. When a woman gets engaged to the man … Continue reading

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Bloodline (Netflix) Rated TV-MA

A family must come to terms with their secrets and scars when the oldest son comes home. Starring Kyle Chandler, Linda Cardellini, and Norbert Leo Butz. The first episode has good writing; it’s a thriller where you have no idea … Continue reading

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Out of the Dark (2014) Rated R

A couple and their daughter move to Columbia for work only to discover their new home is haunted. Starring Julia Stiles, Scott Speedman, and Stephen Rea. This is an intriguing story that has the spiritual past of Columbia mixed with … Continue reading

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The Most Dangerous Animal of All (FX) Rated TV-MA

Gary Stewart searches for his biological father, but finding his father will make Stewart reevaluate who he is. Starring Kyle DeCamp, Katelyn Kapocsi, and Corey Landis. This series follows Stewart as he studies his father’s life along with the life … Continue reading

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Line of Duty (2019) Rated R

A disgraced cop goes after the kidnapper of  his bosses’ daughter after killing his brother. Starring Dina Meyer, Giancarlo Esposito, Courtney Eaton, and Aaron Eckhart. This film has a lot of suspension of disbelief in the way police operate. There … Continue reading

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Stockholm, Pennsylvania (2015) Rated TV-14

A young woman who was kidnapped as a child returns home as an adult and struggles with feeling at home. Starring Saoirse Ronan, Cynthia Nixon, and Jason Isaacs. This film is interesting as it deals with the aftermath of a … Continue reading

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Killing Blue (1988) Rated R

A police commissioner and his assistant team together to solve murders in Berlin’s underground drug and prostitution ganglands. Starring Armin Mueller-Stahl, Morgan Fairchild, and Frank Stallone. This film doesn’t make sense. It’s takes place in Berlin, but everyone speaks English. … Continue reading

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Allegiance (NBC) Rated TV-14

A rookie CIA analyst learns that his family is part of a Russian sleeper cell. Starring Hope Davis, Scott Cohen, and Margarita Levieva. This show is boring and has very bad writing. It might have been interesting if they tried … Continue reading

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388 Arletta Avenue (2011) Rated TV-MA

A young couple is unnerved by a stalker. Starring Nick Stahl, Mia Kirshner, and Devon Sawa. This film is shot in the style of the “found footage” that horror films are going for these days. The couple, unbeknownst to them, … Continue reading

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