Review: The Lava Field (S1 E1-4/4), Netflix

Ever since the success of Trapped, Iceland has become a very worthy star in the constellation of Nordic Noir, so called. It’s not surprising – it’s a beguiling, magical place, with majestic landscapes, that Nordic sisu in abundance¬†and a barren, isolated feel to it. This four-part tale tells the story of a double murder on…

The 10 Best Dramas This Week (Monday 22nd – Sunday 28th August)

As advertised, the first proper week post-Olympics (or at least every-day Olympics) heralds a raft of new stuff, and a lot of new crime dramas to get stuck into. There’s the high-anticipated WIlliams brothers’ One Of Us, the chilling one-off The Watchman, new Beck, new Rizzoli & Isles and the new series of Ripper Street….

The Duffer brothers talk Stranger Things season two

It’s important to remember that a second series of Stranger Things hasn’t officially been confirmed yet, but you’d think that because of how many people have been talking about it and the traction it has received online, that a second instalment of the horror/crime mash-up is pretty much a given. If you haven’t seen it…