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'Crossword Mysteries' On Hallmark: Are They Still Making Them?

So, you just watched all of the “Crossword Mysteries” to date, and you are wondering if they are still making them. Well, if you have been paying attention to what has been going on over on Hallmark Movie and Mysteries, lately, you might be getting a sinking feeling. Here is what you need to know a…

'The Wrath of God' Review: Is The Netflix Thriller A Real Chiller?

“The Wrath of God” is as ominous a film as its title suggests. The Netflix original movie is a morality story of sorts that is best served without knowing too much about it beforehand. Alternating between the past and the present, “The Wrath of God” (aka “La Ira de Dios”) unfurls a tale of tragedy,…

'Mystery 101' Episodes: The Order Of The Movies, Explained

Back in 2019, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries fans got introduced to one of its finest crime-solving teams via “Mystery 101.” In the debut movie of the series, viewers met literature professor Amy Winslow (Jill Wagner) and dogged police detective Travis Burke (Kristoffer Polaha). As of 2022, there …

Is Netflix's 'The Tinder Swindler' Really Good? Should You Watch It?

A tightly constructed, compellingly told, and downright fascinating tale to expound on, “The Tinder Swindler” deserves to be one of the most talked-about true crime documentaries on Netflix. It touches on the world of “con men” and the wonderous playground the 2000s have provided them with thanks t…

When Will The Next 'Mystery 101' Movie Premiere On Hallmark?

If you are anything like me, you are anxiously awaiting the premiere of the next “Mystery 101” movie on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries in 2022. Fans are currently awaiting the eighth installment in the TV movie series after an explosive cliffhanger ended the latest entry. Are you ready for Amy and…

'Brazen' Movie Review: Is It Worthy Of Netflix's Trending Top Ten?

“Brazen” is the new murder mystery movie burning up Netflix’s top ten charts. Is it worthy of such a buzzy podium? Let’s go ahead and answer that right off the top. When I got done watching the Alyssa Milano starrer, I gave it a “love this” vote instead of just giving it a “like.”Why? Well, it is a…

Is 'In For A Murder' Worth Heading Into Netflix For? The Verdict

A murder mystery in a quaint small town in Poland is the backbone for an engrossing Netflix original film. “In For A Murder” follows Magda, a stay-at-home mom of two, who is married to a loathsome, unfaithful bully of a husband. Haunted by the disappearance of her childhood friend when the duo was …

How Good Is The Jake Gyllenhaal Starrer 'The Guilty' On Netflix?

Jake Gyllenhaal is an actor always pushing new envelopes. In “The Guilty,” Gyllenhaal challenges his talent to new heights as a frenzied cop forced into 911 dispatch duty. Almost entirely transfixed on Gyllenhaal’s Joe, the new Netflix drama serves as a thriller willing to take on topical issues wi…

Is The Freida Pinto Starrer 'Intrusion' Worth Watching On Netflix?

If there is one movie destined to dominate Netflix’s charts, it is “Intrusion.” The newly released thriller to the streaming giant has two ingredients: star power and an excellent mystery. Let’s start with star power. “Slumdog Millionaire” actress Freida Pinto takes on the lead role of Meera Parson…

Does 'Prey' Tell A Watchable Survival Tale Full Of Thrills On Netflix?

There is something about vacations and expeditions gone wrong that will always hold a certain fascination for people, yours truly included. “Prey,” tells a familiar story on Netflix. The movie follows a group of friends, who are taking an adventurous hike in Germany in lieu of a traditional bachelo…

Best Bets On Netflix: 'Raat Akeli Hai' Delves Into Powerful Mystery

Netflix has a lot of movies, and only an elite few could be described as the best bet. “Raat Akeli Hai” is one of the rare entries into that category. From India, this Hindi-language film is a compelling drama wrapped in a murder mystery that gradually reveals a captivating who-dun-it. As is someti…

Is 'The Swarm' An Ew-La-La Netflix Creature Feature Worth Watching?

A single mother tries to keep her family’s experimental farm venture afloat amid a resentful teenage daughter, an understanding son, and a kind-hearted neighbor (Sofian Khammes) with a crush. These are the dynamics at play and odds with each other when “The Swarm” (“La Nuée”) begins. The French-Bel…