Agatha Christie’s Poirot s13e03 Dead Man’s Folly (2013) – 4/10 period crime detective murder mystery TV review

Buy Dead Man’s Folly at Amazon Cast / crewHercule Poirot: David SuchetWriter (Original Novel): Agatha ChristieScreenplay Writer: Nick DearJames Anderson: Michael WeymanRosalind Ayres: Mrs. WarburtonSinéad Cusack aka Sinead Cusack: Mrs. FolliatTom Ellis: Detective Inspector BlandRebecca Front: Miss BrewisEmma Hamilton: Sally LeggeMartin Jarvis: Captain WarburtonSam Kelly: John MerdellStephanie Leonidas: Hattie StubbsSean Pertwee: Sir George StubbsDaniel Weyman: … Continue reading Agatha Christie’s Poirot s13e03 Dead Man’s Folly (2013) – 4/10 period crime detective murder mystery TV review

Agatha Christie’s Poirot s13e05 Curtain: Poirot’s Last Case (2013) – 8/10 period crime detective murder mystery TV review

Buy Curtain: Poirot’s Last Case at Amazon Cast / crewHercule Poirot: David SuchetWriter (Original Novel): Agatha ChristieScreenplay Writer: Kevin ElyotHelen Baxendale: Elizabeth ColeShaun Dingwall: Doctor FranklinClaire Keelan: Nurse CravenAnna Madeley: Barbara FranklinAidan McArdle: Stephen NortonMatthew McNulty: Major AllertonAlice Orr-Ewing: Judith HastingsJohn Standing: Colonel Toby LuttrellCaptain Hastings: Hugh FraserAnne Reid: Daisy LuttrellPhilip Glenister: Sir William Boyd … Continue reading Agatha Christie’s Poirot s13e05 Curtain: Poirot’s Last Case (2013) – 8/10 period crime detective murder mystery TV review

Agatha Christie’s Poirot s13e02 The Big Four (2013) – 6/10 period crime detective drama TV review

Buy The Big Four at Amazon Cast / crewHercule Poirot: David SuchetWriter (Original Novel): Agatha ChristieScreenplay Writer: Mark GatissScreenplay Writer: Ian HallardTom Brooke: TysoeNicholas Burns: Inspector MeadowsJack Farthing: Gerald PaynterPatricia Hodge: Madame OlivierSimon Lowe: Dr QuentinSarah Parish: Flossie MonroCaptain Hastings: Hugh FraserMiss Lemon: Pauline MoranChief Inspector Japp Assistant Commissioner Japp: Philip JacksonProducer: David BoulterDirector: Peter … Continue reading Agatha Christie’s Poirot s13e02 The Big Four (2013) – 6/10 period crime detective drama TV review

Agatha Christie’s Poirot s13e04 The Labours of Hercules (2013) – 4/10 period crime detective drama TV review

Buy The Labours of Hercules at Amazon Cast / crewHercule Poirot: David SuchetWriter (Original Novel): Agatha ChristieScreenplay Writer: Guy AndrewsOrla Brady: Countess RossakoffSimon Callow: Dr. LutzMorven Christie: Elsie ClaytonRupert Evans: Harold WaringNigel Lindsay: FrancescoSandy McDade: Mrs. RiceFiona O’Shaughnessy: KatrinaEleanor Tomlinson: Alice CunninghamTom Wlaschiha: SchwartzProducer: David BoulterDirector: Andy Wilson Agatha Christie’s Poirot s13e04 The Labours of … Continue reading Agatha Christie’s Poirot s13e04 The Labours of Hercules (2013) – 4/10 period crime detective drama TV review

Tomb Raider (2013, PS3, PC, Steam) – 9/10 brutally violent action adventure game review

Buy Tomb Raider at Amazon Cast / crewDirector: Noah HughesDirector: Daniel ChayerDirector: Daniel NeuburgerProducer: Kyle PeschelProducer: Alexander W. OffermannProgrammer: Scott KrotzArtist: Brian HortonWriter: Rhianna PratchettWriter: Susan O’ConnorLara Croft: Camilla Luddington Tomb Raider (2013) Lara Croft is the archaeological brains on a TV documentary but their expedition aboard the Endeavour goes horribly wrong when the ship … Continue reading Tomb Raider (2013, PS3, PC, Steam) – 9/10 brutally violent action adventure game review

Columbo s01e01 Murder by the Book (1971) – 6/10 crime detective TV review

Cast / crewLieutenant Columbo: Peter FalkJack Cassidy: Ken FranklinRosemary Forsyth: Jill FerrisMartin Milner: James “Jim” FerrisDirector: Steven SpielbergStory Editor and Writer: Steven BochcoProducer and Series Creator: Richard LevinsonProducer and Series Creator: William Link Columbo s01e01 Murder by the Book (1971) When a successful book-writing partnership decides to part company, the ‘silent’ partner murders the other … Continue reading Columbo s01e01 Murder by the Book (1971) – 6/10 crime detective TV review

The Mentalist s06e01 The Desert Rose (2013) – 5/10 detective serial killer drama

Cast / crewExecutive Producer, Series Creator and Writer: Bruno HellerPatrick Jane: Simon BakerTeresa Lisbon: Robin TunneyKendall Cho: Tim KangWayne Rigsby: Owain YeomanGrace Van Pelt: Amanda RighettiJosie Davis: Jack Plotnick: Brett PartridgeLauren Stamile: Gale Bertram: Michael GastonProducer: Michael WeissProducer: Erika Green SwaffordProducer: Simon BakerDirector and Executive Producer: Chris LongProducer: Matthew Carlisle The Mentalist s06e01 The Desert … Continue reading The Mentalist s06e01 The Desert Rose (2013) – 5/10 detective serial killer drama

Columbo s01e02 Death Lends a Hand (1971) – 7/10 crime detective TV review

Cast / crewLieutenant Columbo: Peter FalkRobert Culp: BrimmerPatricia Crowley: Lenore KennicutRay Milland: Arthur KennicutDirector: Bernard L. KowalskiProducer and Writer: Richard LevinsonProducer and Writer: William Link Columbo s01e02 Death Lends a Hand (1971) Columbo investigates the death of Lenore Kennicut – a young woman accidentally killed by a private detective, Brimmer – but then her husband … Continue reading Columbo s01e02 Death Lends a Hand (1971) – 7/10 crime detective TV review

Porridge: No Way Out (1975) – 9/10 classic prison comedy TV review

Cast / crewNorman Stanley “Fletch” Fletcher: Ronnie BarkerWriter: Dick ClementWriter: Ian La FrenaisMr. Barrowclough: Brian WildeMr. MacKay: Fulton MackayLeonard Arthur “Lennie” Godber: Richard BeckinsaleHarry Grout: Peter VaughanGraham Crowden: Prison DoctorDirector and Producer: Sydney Lotterby Porridge No Way Out (1975) Fletch pretends that an old knee injury has flared up in the hopes that he’ll get … Continue reading Porridge: No Way Out (1975) – 9/10 classic prison comedy TV review

Doctor Who: The Snowmen (2012) – 8/10 science fiction adventure TV review

Cast / crewMatt Smith: The DoctorJenna-Louise Coleman: ClaraWriter and Executive Producer: Steven MoffatProducer: Marcus WilsonDirector: Saul MetzsteinRichard E. Grant: Dr SimeonCatrin Stewart: JennyNeve McIntosh: Madame VastraDan Starkey: StraxIan McKellen: Voice of the Great Intelligence Doctor Who The Snowmen (2012) Hiding in the clouds above Victorian London, The Doctor has withdrawn from the hero business after … Continue reading Doctor Who: The Snowmen (2012) – 8/10 science fiction adventure TV review

Doctor Who S34E05 The Angels Take Manhattan (2012) – 8/10 science fiction adventure TV review

Cast / crewMatt Smith: The DoctorKaren Gillan: Amy PondArthur Darvill: Rory WilliamsWriter: Steven MoffatProducer: Marcus WilsonDirector: Nick HurranAlex Kingston: River SongMichael McShane: GrayleExecutive Producer: Steven Moffat Doctor Who S34E05 The Angels Take Manhattan (2012) A day trip to New York turns out badly when the book the Doctor is reading – starring Melody Malone – … Continue reading Doctor Who S34E05 The Angels Take Manhattan (2012) – 8/10 science fiction adventure TV review

TV

This is a summation of every television review on the site arranged by year. Reviews are arranged in alphabetical series title order. Thumbnail review links are provided for all nine and ten star reviews. To find a specific movie you’re looking for it is easiest to use the find functionality of Firefox or Opera. 2013 … Continue reading TV

Agatha Christie’s Poirot s02e05 The Cornish Mystery (1990) – 7/10 period crime detective murder mystery TV review

Buy The Cornish Mystery at Amazon Cast / crewWriter: Agatha ChristieHercule Poirot: David SuchetCaptain Hastings: Hugh FraserChief Inspector Japp: Philip JacksonMiss Lemon: Pauline MoranWriter (Dramatisation): Clive ExtonChloe Salaman: Fred StantonJohn Bowler: Jacob RadnorProducer: Brian EastmanDirector: Edward BennettExecutive Producer: Nick Elliott Agatha Christie’s Poirot s02e05 The Cornish Mystery (1990) Mrs. Alice Pengelley arrives in London to … Continue reading Agatha Christie’s Poirot s02e05 The Cornish Mystery (1990) – 7/10 period crime detective murder mystery TV review

Agatha Christie’s Poirot s10e03 After the Funeral (2005) – 5/10 period crime detective drama TV review

Cast / crewDavid Suchet: Hercule PoirotWriter (Original Novel): Agatha ChristieScreenplay Writer: Philomena McDonaghRobert Bathurst: Gilbert EntwhistleGeraldine James: Helen AbernethieAnna Calder-Marshall: Maude AbernethieMonica Dolan: Cora and Miss GilchristKevin Doyle: Inspector MortonMichael Fassbender: George AbernathieFiona Glascott: RosamundJulian Ovenden: Michael ShaneLucy Punch: Susannah HendersonWilliam Russell: LanscombeAnthony Valentine: Giovanni GallaccioBenjamin Whitrow: Timothy AbernethieProducer: Trevor HopkinsDirector: Maurice Phillips Agatha Christie’s … Continue reading Agatha Christie’s Poirot s10e03 After the Funeral (2005) – 5/10 period crime detective drama TV review

Agatha Christie’s Poirot s11e01 Mrs. McGinty’s Dead (2008, TV) – 5/10 period crime detective drama review

Cast / crew David Suchet: Hercule Poirot Writer (Original Novel): Agatha Christie Screenplay Writer: Nick Dear Joe Absolom: James Bentley Raquel Cassidy: Maureen Summerhayes Richard Dillane: Major Summerhayes Ruth Gemmell: Miss Weetiman Richard Hope: Spence Richard Lintern: Guy Carpenter Siân Philips: Mrs Upward Paul Rhys: Robin Upward Amanda Root: Mrs Rendell Simon Shepherd: Dr Rendell … Continue reading Agatha Christie’s Poirot s11e01 Mrs. McGinty’s Dead (2008, TV) – 5/10 period crime detective drama review

Movies

Movies

This is a summation of every movie review on the site arranged by year. Most years are arranged in star order, highest first. Thumbnail review links are provided for all nine and ten star films. To find a specific movie you’re looking for it is easiest to use the find function of your browser. 2016 … Continue reading Movies

Anime

2014 Anime ★★★★★ ★ 6/10 Appleseed Alpha is a great-looking animated action movie. 2010 Anime ★★★★★ ★★★ 8/10 Vash the Stampede returned in a movie, action comedy Trigun: Badlands Rumble and was instantly on top form; this is satisfyingly more of the same. ★★★★★ ★★ 7/10 Welcome to The Space Show was a bit incoherent but … Continue reading Anime