Source Code – Sci-fi Thriller at Its Best

An Attempt to Describe the Storyline Imagine that someone could investigate the past during eight minutes. The person in question experiences these eight minutes for real and can interact with his/her environment (and influence how the eight minutes play out). … Continue reading

Interview with Hans-Olov Öberg

We visited the publishing company Kalla Kulor to meet the author Hans-Olov Öberg whose latest crime novel was recently published in Sweden. We ask why he became an author. He tells us that his interest in the written word started … Continue reading


“Hoodwinked” is an animated pearl that was released a couple of years ago. The storyline is mainly based on “Red Riding Hood” (with a few other fairytales sprinkled in), but it is executed like a genuine TV detective story! The … Continue reading

Liquid Smoke by Jeff Shelby

Noah Braddock is a Private Investigator and his girlfriend works as a cop (homicide department). One day Noah is observed by a mysterious woman. When he confronts her it turns out that she is an attorney and she wants his … Continue reading

Hans-Olov Öberg’s novel could be the best one this year…

The novel (Swedish title: Djävulens tonsteg) takes place in Västerås, Sweden at the end of 1978 (which happens to be the year I was born). Jimmy, a member of the local boys’ choir, disappears without a trace one evening just … Continue reading


Storyline Dr. Martin Harris (played by Liam Neeson) travels with his wife to Berlin to give a lecture at a large conference. While the wife is checking in at the hotel, Martin discovers that they have forgotten one of their … Continue reading

The Killing

AMC’s The Killing could have been among the best crime shows ever! As it turns out, however,  it will have to settle for just being a good (and unfortunately also uneven) show. The Show The killing is basically a 13-episode … Continue reading