Stranger Things season three trailer released

Do we keep going with Stranger Things? Its first series showed a spot-on mash-up of crime, conspiracy and horror – The X-Files meets The Goonies perhaps – but as time has worn on the crime element of the show has diminished somewhat. Still, Netflix – the series’ home – presses on with its brilliant PR…

Alibi sets date for Ms Fisher’s Modern Mysteries

Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries is one of our favourite imported Golden Age crime shows, and a little while back we brought you news that a sequel series – based in the 1960s and titled Ms Fisher’s Modern Mysteries – was being made. Now we know when it will air in the UK. Ms Fisher’s Modern…

TV series based on Patricia Highsmith’s Tom Ripley in the works

Why no one has done this before is anyone’s guess. We went to our local film club this week, where they showed Wim Wenders’ version of Patricia Highsmith’s Ripley’s Game, titled The American Friend, starring Dennis Hopper as Tom Ripley and Bruno Ganz as Jonathan. It was great and it made us realise that Ripley’s…