Movies, TV shows & Documentaries

Once upon a Time in Odessa

April 11, 2015
Once upon a Time in Odessa is a biographic TV series about Mishka Yaponichik a Jewish gangster from Odessa. This film is made by Star Media. Babich design. Film is spoken in Russian, English subtitles are provided. From creators Mishka Yaponchik was an Ukrainian gangster, Jewish revolutionary and Soviet...

About Georgia: A Chef In Love (1996 Movie)

February 24, 2015
Last night was the Oscar night - Estonian/Georgian movie Tangerines was nominated for best foreign language film. They didn't won, Ida did.  I decided to look is there some more Georgian movies nominated for Oscar, and turns out one film prior to Tangerines actually was nominated, back in 1996 - A Chef in Love...

Il tredicesimo apostolo (The Thirteenth Apostle) TV series

January 26, 2015
A long time has passed since I wrote about the TV series I watch - it could mean just one - I watch them less. Well, that doesn't mean I'm not watching any more TV series at all. I'm! So - here comes one interesting TV series from Italy - Il tredicesimo apostolo (The Thirteenth Apostle) is an Italian...

Feature Film Mayrig Review

July 07, 2014
Mayrig is a feature film about Armenian immigrant family living in France, shortly after they have emigrated from their motherland - Armenia. Set on the streets of 1920-ties in Marseilles, France this film shows different aspects of life and struggles of an Armenian family. You can access this movie on Youtube A...

Devious Maids

June 08, 2014
Devious Maids is another great TV series to watch. About Devious MaidsFour Latina maids with ambition and dreams of their own work for the rich and famous in Beverly Hills. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2226342/

New Amsterdam

June 07, 2014
New Amsterdam is a TV series made on 2008, and lasted just for 8 series.  Why I found these series interesting? Producers has tried to make something very interesting. As you may already know - New York city once was New Amsterdam and was found by Dutch colonists, well of course there lived Native Americans,...

The Musketeers

April 28, 2014
Another great TV series from BBC. The Musketeers series is based on Alexandre Dumas novel - Three Musketeers.In this version we will meet again evil cardinal, coward king, beautiful queen and of course the brave musketeers and D'artagnan.About "The Musketeers"Set on the streets of 17th...

Da Vinci's Demons Season 2

April 10, 2014
Da Vinci's Demons season 2 aired on March 22, 2014. I really enjoyed first season and was inpatient to see Season 2. Maybe of very interesting ending at finale episode in season 1.In this season you will meet new characters like Amerigo  Vespucci, which in Da Vinci's Demons is portrayed as an alcoholic...

House of lies

March 17, 2014
I'm huge fan of tv series and documentaries. This time I found another masterpiece - House of lies. It's damned good. Kinda a little bit reminds me British TV series about con artists - called Hustle. But in this case, there is less con, more bussines.About House of lies from imdbA subversive, scathing look at a self-...

The Biggest Loser

February 24, 2014
The Biggest Loser is an American competition reality show that debuted on NBC on October 19, 2004. The show features obese or overweight contestants competing to win a cash prize by losing the highest percentage of weight relative to their initial weight. Update: I have seen all,...

Arrow

February 20, 2014
Another TV series started to watch - Arrow. A modernized version of 1930-ties comic with the same name. Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed...

Mr Selfridge

February 09, 2014
Another great TV series from British islands. I wouldn't call myself a huge fan of British movies or series, but there are few really good one. And Mr Selfridge is one of it.The story is about an American entrepreneur who founded Selfridges store in London, United Kingdom back in 1909. Here is more from ...

The Following

February 08, 2014
Started to watch tv series - The FollowingAbout The Following:A brilliant and charismatic, yet psychotic serial killer communicates with other active serial killers and activates a cult of believers following his every command. My thoughts after watching first season:If honest, I'm surprised for imdb's ...

Da Vinci's Demons

January 26, 2014
Don't remember how I discovered this TV series, but first season watched in overnight. From imdb.comWritten by David S. Goyer, the series follows the "untold" story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and...

The Mentalist

December 10, 2013
The Mentalist is an American drama television series that ran from September 23, 2008, until February 18, 2015, broadcasting 151 episodes over seven seasons, on CBS. The show was created by Bruno Heller, who is also its executive producer. The show follows former "psychic" Patrick Jane (...