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The Dark Tower: <i>Wolves of the Calla</i> Part IV
Blogs
April 25 2017

The Dark Tower: Wolves of the Calla Part IV

Last week, we learned about what happened to Father Callahan after Salem's Lot. This week, we...
Review: <i>Ararat</i> by Christopher Golden
Blogs
April 24 2017

Review: Ararat by Christopher Golden

Ararat by Christopher Golden is the heart-pounding tale of an adventure that goes wrong—on...
Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in May 2017
Blogs
April 24 2017

Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in May 2017

Finally! The month of May is a good one for fans of crime/mystery/thriller entertainment (as...
5 New Books to Read this Week: April 18, 2017
Blogs
April 19 2017

5 New Books to Read this Week: April 18, 2017

Every Wednesday, we here at Criminal Element will put together a list of Staff Picks of the books...
Review: <i>Quiet Neighbors</i> by Catriona McPherson
Blogs
April 18 2017

Review: Quiet Neighbors by Catriona McPherson

Quiet Neighbors by Catriona McPherson is both cozy and creepy, weaving together the lives, lies, and...
The Dark Tower: <i>Wolves of the Calla</i> Part III
Blogs
April 18 2017

The Dark Tower: Wolves of the Calla Part III

Last week, Roland & Co. went todash back to 1970's NYC. This week, Father Callahan takes center...
5 Reasons Why <i>Legion</i> Is the Best Comic Book TV Series to Date
Blogs
April 17 2017

5 Reasons Why Legion Is the Best Comic Book TV Series to Date

If you just caught the 1st season of FX’s latest original series Legion (although given...
Review: <i>A Fever of the Blood</i> by Oscar de Muriel
Blogs
April 15 2017

Review: A Fever of the Blood by Oscar de Muriel

A Fever of the Blood by Oscar de Muriel is a riveting new detective novel that evokes a spellbinding...
Marvel’s <i>Iron Fist</i> Season 1 Review: Episodes 11-13
Blogs
April 14 2017

Marvel’s Iron Fist Season 1 Review: Episodes 11-13

Hello, and welcome back! Today, we bring my look at Netflix's latest Marvel Comics adaptation,...
Which Neil Gaiman Novel Is Your Favorite?
Blogs
April 11 2017

Which Neil Gaiman Novel Is Your Favorite?

  Let us know what you chose and why in the comments below!
The Dark Tower: <i>Wolves of the Calla</i> Part II
Blogs
April 11 2017

The Dark Tower: Wolves of the Calla Part II

Last week, we met an old King friend as we began Wolves of the Calla. This week, we meet more of the...
Asgardians of the Galaxy: Teaser Trailer for <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i>
Blogs
April 10 2017

Asgardians of the Galaxy: Teaser Trailer for Thor: Ragnarok

Death, taxes, and a superhero movie trailer with a classic rock soundtrack. Some things are guaranteed...
Review: <i>Murder in G Major</i> by Alexia Gordon
Blogs
April 10 2017

Review: Murder in G Major by Alexia Gordon

Murder in G Major by Alexia Gordon is the 1st book in the Gethsemane Brown Mystery series, nominated...
Marvel’s <i>Iron Fist</i> Season 1 Review: Episodes 8-10
Blogs
April 7 2017

Marvel’s Iron Fist Season 1 Review: Episodes 8-10

Hello, and welcome back! It's time to begin our look at the back half of Netflix's latest...
The Dark Tower: <i>Wolves of the Calla</i> Part I
Blogs
April 4 2017

The Dark Tower: Wolves of the Calla Part I

Last week, we finished up The Wind Through the Keyhole with a terrifying Skin-Man reveal. This...
<i>The Walking Dead</i> Power Rankings 7.16: “The First Day of the Rest of Your Life”
Blogs
April 3 2017

The Walking Dead Power Rankings 7.16: “The First Day of the Rest of Your Life”

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Although last night’s Season 7 finale was ultimately a pretty good episode, it was also...
Review: <i>Whispers Beyond the Veil</i> by Jessica Estevao
Blogs
April 3 2017

Review: Whispers Beyond the Veil by Jessica Estevao

Whispers Beyond the Veil by Jessica Estevao is the 1st in a dazzling new historical mystery series,...
<i>Give Me a K-I-L-L</i>: New Excerpt
Excerpts
April 1 2017

Give Me a K-I-L-L: New Excerpt

Packed with screams and guaranteed to send a shiver up your spine, Give Me a K-I-L-L is a terrifying...
Marvel’s <i>Iron Fist</i> Season 1 Review: Episodes 5-7
Blogs
March 31 2017

Marvel’s Iron Fist Season 1 Review: Episodes 5-7

Hello, and welcome back to my look at Netflix's latest Marvel Comics adaptation, Iron Fist!...
The Dark Tower: <i>The Wind Through the Keyhole</i> Part III
Blogs
March 28 2017

The Dark Tower: The Wind Through the Keyhole Part III

Last week, we got a story within a story within a story. This week, we reveal the Skin-Man in a terrifying...
<i>The Walking Dead</i> Power Rankings 7.15: “Something They Need”
Blogs
March 27 2017

The Walking Dead Power Rankings 7.15: “Something They Need”

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Last night on The Walking Dead: Search for the Fish People, the showrunners finally caught...
Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in April 2017
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March 27 2017

Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in April 2017

Since Netflix shifted their focus to original content, these lists have been getting a little...
Marvel’s <i>Iron Fist</i> Season 1 Review: Episodes 1-4
Blogs
March 24 2017

Marvel’s Iron Fist Season 1 Review: Episodes 1-4

Hello, and welcome back the world of the Marvel Cinematic Universe! My name is Dave Richards,...
Review: <i>Personal Shopper</i> (2017)
Blogs
March 23 2017

Review: Personal Shopper (2017)

It’s rational to think that one hasn’t fully matured as a human until they’ve...
The Dark Tower: <i>The Wind Through the Keyhole</i> Part II
Blogs
March 21 2017

The Dark Tower: The Wind Through the Keyhole Part II

Last week, we began The Wind Through the Keyhole with a major storm and another of Roland's stories....
<i>The Walking Dead</i> Power Rankings 7.14: “The Other Side”
Blogs
March 20 2017

The Walking Dead Power Rankings 7.14: “The Other Side”

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In last night's episode of The Walking Dead, we were granted a few characterization...
Review: <i>Raw</i> (2017)
Blogs
March 20 2017

Review: Raw (2017)

When your debut feature film receives attention for containing materials that causes audience...
Review: <i>The Return</i> by Joseph Helmreich
Blogs
March 16 2017

Review: The Return by Joseph Helmreich

The Return by Joseph Helmreich will appeal to anyone who has ever wondered ... what’s out there? What...
Review: <i>Murder at the Fortune Teller’s Table</i> by Janet Finsilver
Blogs
March 15 2017

Review: Murder at the Fortune Teller’s Table by Janet Finsilver

A Murder at the Fortune Teller's Table by Janet Finsilver is the 3rd book in the Kelly Jackson...
The Dark Tower: <i>The Wind Through the Keyhole</i> Part I
Blogs
March 14 2017

The Dark Tower: The Wind Through the Keyhole Part I

Last week, we ended Wizard and Glass in a makeshift Emerald City before Maerlyn's Rainbow trainsported...