Tag Archives: Based on the novels

Van der Valk (PBS) Rated PG-13

A Dutch detective works in Amsterdam using his human observation and street smarts. Starring Marc Warren, Maimie McCoy, and Luke Allen-Gale. This show is a remake of the 1972 version, as well as based on the novels of Nicolas Freeling. It’s … Continue reading

Posted in 2020, Based on a Novel, British Films, Crime, Drama, Masterpiece, PBS, Rated PG-13, reviews, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Easy Money: Life Deluxe (2013) Rated UR

JW is now in exile in the U.S. but still determined to find out what happened to his sister. Based on the novels by Jens Lapidus. Starring Matias Varela, Joel Kinnaman, Martin Wallström. As with the other Easy Money films, … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Based on a Novel, Crime, Drama, films, Movie reviews, movies, Rated UR, reviews, Swedish Films, Thrillers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Shannara Chronicles (MTV) Rated TV-14

Based on the novels by Terry Brooks. A series chronicling the history of adventure, war, and evil between four lands. Starring Austin Butler, Poppy Drayton, Ivana Baquero, Manu Bennett, Aaron Jakubenko, Emilia Burns, John Rhys-Davies. I was surprised to see … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Adventure, Fantasy, MTV, Rated TV-14, reviews, Sci-fi, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Poldark (BBC) Rated NR

Ross Poldark returns to England after fighting in the American Revolution. Once there, he discovers his home is in disarray, with the woman he loves engaged to his cousin. Based on the Poldark novels by Winston Graham. Starring Aidan Turner, Eleanor … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Based on a Novel, BBC, British Films, Drama, Historical, Rated NR, Romance, Tv Shows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments