The Ripper & Bed of Lies

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In 1975, West Yorkshire police discovered the body of a woman who’d been brutally murdered, the first in a series of killings that rocked Northern England. The British press could not resist the similarities between this criminal and London’s most famous killer. Netflix’s “The Ripper” explores the killing spree of Peter Sutcliff, dubbed “The Yorkshire Ripper.”

FOR OUR SPOILER-FREE REVIEW OF "THE RIPPER" GO TO 33:00

Several female advocates for left-wing British causes find love among the men who’ve come to protest beside them. At the same time their relationships deepen, their groups’ political actions are increasingly foiled. “Bed of Lies” explores how far the government will go to keep tabs on political protesters.

FOR OUR SPOILER-FREE REVIEW OF "BED OF LIES" GO TO 1:04:00

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