Tag Archives: John Hopkins

“The Holcroft Covenant” (1985)

April 1945, and Nazi Germany is on the verge of collapse. Three high ranking officers: General Heinrich Clausen (Alexander Kerst), General Wilhelm von Tiebolt (Hugo Bower), and General Erich Kessler (Michael Wolf), sign a covenant, and commit suicide, before they … Continue reading

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“Plummer & Mason Are a Fantastic Holmes & Watson”

“Murder by Decree” is an atmospheric, engaging, and well-paced, 1979 film directed by Bob Clark (A Christmas Story). The screenplay of the 124 minute movie was written by John Hopkins (Z Cars) based on the book “The Ripper File,” which … Continue reading

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