REVIEW: Manhunt (S1 E1/3)

We’ve had Luther stripped over four nights on the BBC to kick-off the year (read our reviews here) and on Sky Atlantic, Escape To Dannemora is well worth a watch and has also been streamed in its entirety on Now TV. Now we have ITV’s big, New Year offering – and it’s a very different…

The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 7th – Sunday 13th January)

The rush of new stuff here in this week is typical, post-Christmas scheduling. And there’s a lot of new stuff this week – from the return of Vera, Silent Witness, Death In Paradise and Grantchester, to 1 Escape At Dannemora *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE* S1 E2/8 Matt tries to convince fellow inmate Sweat that the…

REVIEW: Black Lake (S2 E3&4/8)

Last week’s opening two episodes of the second series of Swedish crime/horror drama Black Lake were entertaining enough – in a creepy, locked, single location thriller/haunted house story sort of way – but it also very much stuck to the structure of  the first series: a group of young people were flung together in an…