Crime Week

  • Crime Week
  • World Movies admin
  • April 4, 2016

Step into the underworld with a week of foreign film’s best crime stories on World Movies. Travel from the gritty police underworld of Paris to the slums of Rio de Janeiro, and the mean streets and strip clubs of Amsterdam, every night at 8.30pm from 19 to 23 December.

On Monday 19 December French thriller Anything For Her stars Diane Kruger as a woman wrongfully imprisoned for murder, whose husband must conspire for her escape.

On Tuesday 20 December, pumping with visceral energy, City of God charts the life of the Rio de Janeiro slums and won an Academy Award.

In Dossier K on Wednesday 21 December, two Belgian police officers must deal with the Albanian mob.

On Thursday 22 December, Crimson Rivers brings together French stars Jean Reno and Vincent Cassel are policemen working on separate and seemingly separate cases.

And on Friday 23 December the critically acclaimed Spanish prison epic Cell 211, a prison guard caught in a riot must pass himself off as a prisoner to survive.

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