Topic is the criminally good streaming service from Kino Lorber and First Look Entertainment for thrillers, mysteries, dramas and documentaries from around the world, serving viewers who crave entertainment beyond the mainstream. Whether it’s a Nordic-noir crime thriller (The Killing), an Italian supernatural drama (Christian), or a haunting true crime docu-series from the UK (The Missing Children), Topic expands your view of the world.
How does an innocuous driving offense lead to having three encounters with the cops, your car being completely torn apart for nothing, and not even a single apology? Was it thorough policing or just plain harassment?
Max was protesting police brutality when he was tackled to the ground by officers in riot gear. The moment was captured and became a widely used photo of resistance. He was immortalized, but he has no memory of it because of his head injury.
When a heroin addict describes withdrawal as “the flu times a million,” the last thing he needs is an arrest interrupting his doping routine. He can either get his fix somehow or have the worst night of his life.