Two UC Davis Students Launch Crowdfunding Campaign For L.A. Crime Film

Fans of crime and noir movies might finally feel a breath of fresh air in the sea of recycled Hollywood plots as two UC Davis students are using crowdfunding to bring a new L.A. crime film to life. Daniel Johnson O’Connor and Rashad Hurst, creative forces behind this new project and students at UC Davis,…

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Debut Crime Novel “August Snow” Gets On Hollywood Hot List

The debut crime novel of Stephen Mack Jones titled “August Snow” has grabbed the attention of famous Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein as he wants to make a TV show out of the story. Stephen Mack Jones, 62, narrates the story of a black Latino ex-Detroit cop in his novel who testified against a crooked mayor…

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South Korean Crime Thriller “The Merciless” Sold To 80+ Markets

The South Korean crime thriller film ‘The Merciless’, directed by Byun Sung Hyun and starring veteran actors Seol Kyung Goo, and Kim Hee Won has been sold to more than 80 markets around the world, according to Korean film studio CJ Entertainment which is handling the sales. The movie is also in line for a midnight…

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Michael Mann And Reed Farrel Coleman To Co-Write Prequel Novel To Crime Film ‘Heat’

After a long process which involved interviewing with various novelists, Michael Mann has secured four-time Edgar Award-nominated author Reed Farrel Coleman to co-write a prequel novel with him to his landmark crime film Heat, which starred Al Pacino and Robert De Niro and was written, produced and directed by Mann. The novel will be published…

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Watch These Crime and Thriller Movies Before They Leave Netflix In May 2017

End of April is near and as the cold weather is leaving, so are some nice and exciting crime and thriller movies and TV shows on Netflix. These are few great classics as well as some adrenaline boosters which we recommend you watch during the next week before they are gone. “To Catch a Thief”…

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Icelandic Baltasar Kormakur To Direct Jo Nesbo Movie “I Am Victor”

SF Studios, a Swedish Film Production Company, has announced that Icelandic director Baltasar Kormákur (Trapped) is to make “I Am Victor”, an English language feature based on Jo Nesbo’s forthcoming novel. The book will be adapted by Neal Purvis and Robert Wade for movie production. The two writers have been 007’s go-to script writers for more than…

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14 Neo-Noir Movies to Watch Over Your Weekends

If you are a huge fan of neo-noir movies, you are not alone: With dark themes, morally ambiguous characters, and twisted plots which usually feature broken detectives or femme fatales, these films are among the favorites of many. Below you can find 14 films from this genre which we love above many others: 14. Memento…

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Best Detective Shows and Crime Dramas of 1980s

For some reason, 1980s was the decade in which crime dramas and TV detective shows mushroomed from everywhere: And this was not limited to a specific genre within crime and mystery. While Jeremy Brett was playing the Sherlock Holmes, Bruce Willis was getting started with Moonlighting. So, it completely makes sense to dig deeper through the…

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Swedish Director Daniel Alfredson To Make Hakan Nesser Intrigo Trilogy

Hakan Nesser (born 21 February 1950) is a familiar name for the fans of Scandinavian Crime Fiction. The Swedish author and teacher who has written a number of successful novels, has won Best Swedish Crime Novel Award three times, and his novel Hour of the Wolf won the prestigious Glass Key award in 2000. His…

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From Netflix Thrillers: I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore

The Netflix thriller “I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore” is an original: At least when it comes to its plot. In one of the craziest thrillers being released this year, when a depressed woman is burglarized, she finds a new sense of purpose by tracking down the thieves alongside her obnoxious neighbor.…

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Top 25 Crime Shows of All Time: The Essential Guide

Crime shows and Dramas are by far the most popular series on Television. If you disagree, think of Breaking Bad, True Detective, or Sherlock. That’s why we decided to compile our reviews of the popular crime shows over the years, get feedback from our contributors and use well-known critics and fan ratings in platforms such…

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