Adam Rifkin – Look

Just a few weeks ago I held Director’s Cut in my hands, a movie by Penn Jilette, directed by Adam Rifkin, co-funded by me (well, it’s a crowdfunded movie and I supported it with a dime or two). In their talk about the movie, Penn mentioned Look, a movie done by Adam that caused Penn […]

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Hannibal (TV)

I’d say, everybody knows Hannibal from the brilliant books by Thomas Harris or at least from the movies featuring Anthony Hopkins. So I was quite looking forward to a series on the serial killer versus FBI-Agent Will Graham. The series is set as a prequel to Red Dragon. Well, I don’t really know what to […]

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Äkta människor – Echte Menschen

Ideenreiche Science-Fiction kommt in den letzten Jahren eher selten, und wenn, dann vielleicht als (relativ) kurzer Kinofilm. Leider dort dann eher als Action-Movie. Mit Echte Menschen läuft endlich mal wieder eine Serie, die intelligente Science-Fiction ohne großen Tricktechnikwirbel bietet. Alleine die Ideen dahinter sind es, die hohen Unterhaltungswert und Spannungsbögen bieten. Das zu Grunde liegende […]

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I finally caught up with this show. There seem many comparisons between Elementary (CBS US) and Sherlock (BBC UK) out in the field, which I find pointless. Sherlock is a modernized version of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes. I love that show. It is very, very close to the original stories. Elementary on the […]

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I am quite a fan of crime and drama, as can be seen of what I read. Of course, there are quite some TV shows that thrill me. One of these shows is Dexter. The unique storyline is that the main protagonist, Dexter Morgan, is a serial killer. Conveniently working as blood analyst for the […]

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Sherlock – A Scandal in Belgravia

Since more than a year now I was waiting for the successor of the first three episode long season of Sherlock. Always having been a fan of the stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, this new version of the detective and his fellow Dr. Watson brings this great brain to modern ages. Well, I am […]

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