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  • All that Jazz: Everything counts for ‘Bosch’ at the thin blue finish line…

    When a New Year’s Eve arson attack leaves an immigrant family dead, the press label the youngest victim the ‘the little tamale girl’. But to Harry Bosch she has a name and he is determined she won’t be just another forgotten casualty and the face of an unsolved case. ...
  • Tomorrow Never Tries. Amazon’s glossy throwback is waste of time…

    When a group of humans from the future arrive in our time, they bring bad news. They are at war with an alien species that suddenly appeared from nowhere… and humanity is losing. Things are so bad that they need to bring people from the past into the future...
  • Bosch’s ‘final’ season to burn up screens for Amazon in June…

    We now have a firm date and some of the first footage for what will be the last series of Bosch on its current Amazon Prime Video platform. The series, based on the character created by Michael Connelly and featuring in over two decades worth of novels, is/was the first...
  • Bosch, by Gosh! Welliver, Rogers, Lintz reprise roles for spin-off…

    The seventh and final series of Amazon Prime‘s screen adaptation of Bosch, the best-selling book-series featuring Michael Connelly’s detective Harry Bosch, has just finished filming ahead of a summer launch and for a while now many of the show’s (and books’) fans have been campaigning for another season of...
  • Pacino is on ‘The Hunt’ for Nazis in tv series debut…

    Over the last decade  actors considered to be cinematic A-Listers have been gravitating towards prestige television projects. A few years before that such high-budget productions and such involvement were very much rarities, but with continued success in the ratings and talent on both sides of the camera combining to...
  • Herculean Effort: The ABCs of Being John Malkovich’s ‘Poirot’…

    England, 1933: In Andover, a woman named  Alice Asher doesn’t answer the door of her store but it will be some time before her violent death is public knowledge. A short time later, Betty Barnard from Bexhill, a bed-hopping social-climber is found butchered. The police become aware of the...
  • Doctor Who: Every ‘Witch’ way gets Loose…

    Last week’s Doctor Who episode ‘Kerblam!‘ was a dark satire on a certain massive delivery corporation and though – in the end – the real cosmic threat didn’t come directly from the business model, there were those who wondered if Amazon was even slightly perturbed by the comparisons. On...
  • Like a Bosch. Amazon primes Connelly’s cop for sixth run…

    Michael Connelly’s most recent ‘Harry Bosch‘ novel Dark Sacred Night, published by Orion, just hit the UK and international shelves (and we reviewed it here) and there’s more good news for the veteran cop and his creator with the confirmation coming today that the Amazon Prime series based on...
  • Dark (Sacred) Night Returns: Bosch & Ballard cross paths…

    A year ago, Harry Bosch made a promise to himself and a forlorn mother that he would solve the cold-case murder of her daughter, Daisy. The mother, Elizabeth Clayton, attempting to resist the pain-numbing lure of the streets on which Harry had found her and which claimed Daisy, is...