Archive | November, 2011

“Underbelly: Razor” the best show you’re not watching

3 Nov

Recently I stumbled onto a show called Underbelly: Razor, about the 1920s criminal world of Sydney, Australia.

Let’s have an official plot summary:

It was the 1920s, Sydney, Australia and the gutters were running with blood as the underworld exploded in violence.

Vice in the harbour city was dominated by two powerful women — Tilly Devine, a sharp-tongued cockney who ran a chain of 40 brothels, and her bitter rival Kate Leigh, an Aussie battler who’d built an empire out of sly grog, thieving and cocaine.

Continue reading