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The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) Rated NR

A senator returns to a western town for the funeral of an old friend and tells the story of his origins. Starring John Wayne, James Stewart, and Vera Miles. This film is a slow-paced western; it doesn’t have much action. … Continue reading

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Last Seen Alive (2022) Rated R

A wife disappears after stopping for gas and the husband looks for her in the town’s criminal underbelly. Starring Gerard Butler, Jaimie Alexander, and Russell Hornsby.  This film has a tone that it’s ripped from the headlines. The plot is … Continue reading

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America Divided (Epix) Rated TV-14

As the election of 2016 comes into play, this series looks at what divides our nation in education, housing, healthcare, labor, criminal justice, and the political system. Starring Rosario Dawson, Peter Sarsgaard, and America Ferrera. This series brings to our … Continue reading

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Law & Order: Criminal Intent (NBC) Rated TV-14

 This series is the third installment of the Law & Order franchise. The focus is on the NYPD’s major case squad. The detectives investigate high profile cases while we see the criminals from their viewpoint during the crime. Starring  Kathryn … Continue reading

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Animal Kingdom (TNT) Rated TV-MA

The show centers around a California family whose lifestyle is paid for by their criminal activities. Starring Shawn Hatosy, Ben Robson, and Jake Weary. The premise of this show just doesn’t make it interesting. Plus, it has poor writing, poor … Continue reading

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A Very British Murder with Lucy Worsley (2013) Rated PG-13

This documentary takes a look at murders from British history, starting with Jack the Ripper and on to Agatha Christie’s mysteries. Starring Lucy Worsley, Michael Kirk, and Ian Burney. This is a brilliant documentary. Lucy Worsley knows her history, and … Continue reading

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Murder Maps (Netflix) Rated NR

This series takes a look at some of the most notorious crimes in history. Starring Nicholas Day, Alan Moss, and Donald Rumbelow. I’m actually addicted to this show. A lot of these cases took place in the UK, so they are not … Continue reading

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The Secrets We Keep (2020) Rated R

In post WWII America, a woman in suburbia kidnaps her neighbor in order to extract revenge for war crimes that he may have committed. Starring Noomi Rapace, Joel Kinnaman, and Chris Messina. This film is interesting, and it makes you … Continue reading

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The Unknown (1927) Rated UR

A criminal on the run joins a circus and falls for the ringmaster’s daughter. Starring Lon Chaney, Norman Kerry, and Joan Crawford. This is one silent film that tells a great story. It has a great plot; the criminal comes … 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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