Review: Rebecka Martinsson: Arctic Murders (S1 E5/7), Friday 16th February



Last week’s opening installment of the third two-part story in this series saw Rebecka thrust back into life up in the north of Sweden, this time getting involved in the murder of Wilma Persson and her partner Simon, who had been sabotaged while diving in a lake in Vittangijärvi. And what was under the lake? A Nazi aeroplane, buried under the ice all these years. So we had murders, Nazis, and, in this episode, moonshine and saunas and all sorts. What wasn’t to like? Continue reading


Amazon Prime Video reveals Hap And Leonard series three transmission date


Our Andy thought that Hap And Leonard was very good last year – it appeared in our end of year chart, have a look at that here – and we knew it was returning for a third series this year, welcoming back key cast members Michael Kenneth Williams and James Purefoy. Now we know then it’ll be on. Continue reading

New German crime drama coming to Amazon Prime Video


German crime drama is an ever-growing genre at the moment and, thanks to the likes of Dark, Cenk Batu and Babylon Berlin, the quality has increased significantly over the recent years. Now news reaches us that a new German offering – Beat – has been snapped up by Amazon Prime Video, and will air on the streaming portal by the end of the year. Continue reading