Tagged: genre: mystery

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Lords of Salem, The

Rob Zombie’s attempt to make a film with truly nightmarish qualities fails with a lame narrative and a poor grip on good surrealism.

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Sherlock – Season 1

The fun of watching Sherlock relies mostly on the interactions between Watson and Holmes, both greatly performed by Martin Freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch.

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Maniac (2012)

Franck Khalfoun mixes the sleekness of modern French cinema with the good old-fashioned low budget horror of the eighties.

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Elementary – Season 1

Elementary is an American adaptation of Arthur Conan Doyle’s beloved Sherlock Holmes, developed for long-lasting seasons that CBS hopes to last several seasons so they can drag you for years and years, and they’re doing a decent job at it.

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Dans la Maison (2012)

Ozon’s latest is a voyeuristic tale of a young man who works his way into the house of a fellow student for the sake of crafting a story to tell his teacher that breaks the barrier between reader and writer.

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Stoker

Those familiar with director Park Chan-wook’s style will immediately be engaged by the lush nature of his English-language debut Stoker, a coming-of-age story of a very different kind.