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.
Plagued by a series of IRA attacks in the late 1980s, detectives in the Netherlands work to identify—and capture—those responsible. As they race against the clock to catch the terrorists and close the case, secret forces may cost them everything.
1988. Detective Jeanine Maes is tasked with hunting down Belfast-born IRA-volunteers after a series of attacks rock the Netherlands. But when a group of terrorists are captured, Maes quickly realizes there’s a key suspect missing: The Angel of Death.
1990. The attack in Roermond is quickly splashed across headlines across the world. Jeanine feels guilty over the repercussions of her actions as members of the IRA begin to suspect that not all are as they seem among their ranks.
1992. Against the odds, Jeanine closes in on ‘Angel of Death’ and the IRA volunteers. But she faces an uphill battle to conviction as forces work to unravel all her work. Meanwhile, the threat of a new “spectacular” attack looms large.