A crime film is a type of film focusing on the lives of criminals. The stylistic approach ranges from grittily realistic portrayals of real-life criminal figures (crime drama) to the far-fetched evil doings of imaginary arch-villains (master criminal films.) Criminal acts are almost always glorified in these movies.
The ganja-fueled peace-and-love vibes of Bob Marley's best-known work have come to define reggae music in the minds of most Americans, but much of Jamaica's most potent music reflects a darker and tougher spirit that … More~ Mark Deming
A compelling depiction of psychological decline, Alexandre Moors' Blue Caprice favors slow-burn drama over true-crime sensationalism as it explores how the symbiotic relationship between an angry father and an abandoned … More~ Jason Buchanan