REVIEW: The Luminaries (S1 E1/6)

Full disclosure: I’ve not read Eleanor Catton’s Man Booker-winning novel, The Luminaries. So I was coming into this series fresh as a daisy and didn’t quite know what to expect. All I knew was that there was a murder mystery in play in among all the rough and tumble of a 19th-century frontier costume drama….

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

It’s the big one – the reboot of Perry Mason (an origin story set in the 1930s) begins on Sky Atlantic this week, and we can hardly wait. Elsewhere, series three of German series Dark starts on Netflix – even though we’ve included it here, like Stranger Things before it we’re not entirely convinced that…