KNIFE IN THE BACK

Knives Out may be the first of a new genre of “cozy whodunit” in which a murder plot with no shortage of loathsome family suspects somehow feels like a warm blanket thanks to the comfy wardrobe and homey set. It didn’t hurt that the star-studded…

MYSTERY MEMENTOS

The empire built by author Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) on the strength of his wildly popular murder mysteries kept his children and grandchildren living comfortably off his words. And while the Knives Out patriarch’s real life spun a whodunit greater than any of his novels,…