Daniel Craig’s new movie Knives Out

Knives Out opens in cinemas on Wednesday, November 27 2019 Knives Out is written and directed by Rian Johnson. The film has been described as a “modern take on a classic whodunit” that pays tribute to Agatha Christie. it is a murder mystery where everyone is a suspect. Renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate … More Daniel Craig’s new movie Knives Out

A yacht full of suspects in this Murder Mystery

Adam Sandler reunites with Jennifer Aniston for the new Netflix film “Murder Mystery”. The pair star as a married couple Nick and Audrey. On their wedding day Nick promised Audrey a trip to Europe and she has been waiting 15 years for it to happen. He finally agrees to take her abroad, to celebrate their anniversary and his promotion to … More A yacht full of suspects in this Murder Mystery

Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators

More afternoon mystery on the BBC Produced by the same production team as made Father Brown, Shakespeare & Hathaway – Private Investigators is a comedy-drama mystery television series set in Stratford-upon-Avon. In the first series viewers were introduced to Ex-Detective Inspector Frank Hathaway. Since leaving the force he has become a debt-laden private investigator. His office assistant is Sebastian Brudenell, … More Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators

Death in Paradise

Death in Paradise returns to UK screens this month This will be the eighth series of the British-French crime drama television series. Series 1–3 starred Ben Miller as the lead detective, DI Richard Poole. He was replaced by Kris Marshall as DI Humphrey Goodman for series 3–6.  The current star, Ardal O’Hanlon, took over the lead role at series 6. He … More Death in Paradise

Father Brown

Forty five minutes of engaging mystery Time to sit back and watch a cosy murder mystery in the afternoon, as Mark Williams returns to our screens as Father Brown. This series is inspired by the stories of GK Chesterton, so fans of the books may be surprised by his interpretation. If you haven’t read the books (I … More Father Brown

More than one story that begins Marley was dead: to begin with

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol has one of the most memorable first lines of them all. It’s gloomy opening establishes the world of the novel and also tells the reader in no uncertain terms that one of the characters – Marley – is dead. The novel then shocks the reader, and the main character, … More More than one story that begins Marley was dead: to begin with