Parkaman Magazine

Parkaman Magazine

Stuck (2007)

A young woman commits a hit-and-run, then finds her fate tied to her victim. Director: Stuart Gordon Starring: Mena Suvari, Stephen Rea, Russell Hornsby, Rukiya Bernard

The Afflicted (2011)

A story of incomprehensible abuse delivered by an explosively violent mother of four. Journey through the mind of a child that experiences a living hell, defined and defended by the twisted religious beliefs of her mother. Director: Jason Stoddard Stars: Leslie Easterbrook, Kane Hodder, J.D. Hart, Michele Grey

Murder on Pleasant Drive (2006)

The “true story” of John Smith and his disappearing wives, and how the perseverance of the daughter and sister of his second wife Fran finally brought the story together and broke at least a part of the case. Director: Michael Scott Starring: Kelli Williams, Amy Madigan, Susan Hogan, Vincent Gale

Fatal Honeymoon (2012)

A man is accused of drowning his wife during their scuba diving trip at Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Director: Nadia Tass Starring: Billy Miller, Amber Clayton, Gary Sweet, Harvey Keitel

Jigsaw (1962)

A woman is found murdered in a house along the coast from Brighton. Local detectives Fellows and Wilks lead an investigation methodically following up leads and clues mostly in Brighton and Hove but also further afield. Director: Val Guest Starring: Jack Warner, Ronald Lewis, Yolande Donlan, Michael Goodliffe

Wife, Mother, Murderer (1991)

The life of Audrey Marie Hilley, who, in order to start a new life, took drastic action. Director: Mel Damski Starring: Judith Light, David Ogden Stiers, Kellie Overbey, David Dukes

Animal Kingdom (2010)

A seventeen year-old navigates his survival amongst an explosive criminal family and the detective who thinks he can save him. Director: David Michôd Starring: James Frecheville, Guy Pearce, Joel Edgerton, Bryce Lindemann

Dance with a Stranger (1985)

A stormy relationship, complicated by the strictures of 1950s social class and gender roles, ends in death. Based on the life of Ruth Ellis, the last woman hanged in Britain. Director: Mike Newell Starring: Miranda Richardson, Rupert Everett, Ian Holm, Matthew Carroll

Wonderland (2003)

In the police investigation of a brutal crime scene, one man was at the center of it all: legendary porn star John Holmes. Director: James Cox Stars: Val Kilmer, Lisa Kudrow, Kate Bosworth, Christina Applegate

Who Is the Black Dahlia? (1975)

Dramatization of an actual homicide investigation. In 1947 Los Angeles, a police detective tries to solve the shocking and grisly murder of 22-year-old aspiring actress Elizabeth Short, whose nude body was dumped in a lot after being bisected with surgical precision. The detective interviews people who knew Short, who was called “The Black Dahlia” because […]