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Early films from a great British provocateur

Advantages: Two great early Russell films
Disadvantages: One less interesting film

...This BFI Blu-ray and DVD set is currently £18 on amazon. It contains three films made by the controversial British director Ken Russell for the BBC in the 1960s. Ken Russell Russell’s reputation as a filmmaker had sunk to almost unheard-of depths ...

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Review of The Ken Russell Collection: The Great Composers (Blu-ray)

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Mission: Possible?

Advantages: Unique concept, fabulous filming, dramatic, engaging
Disadvantages: Some may prefer a more typical "wildlife" or location documentary

...This is a unique set of nature DVDs, not so much because of the quality of the filming, but because each of the three DVDs is the record of a remarkable mission, and a mission conducted against a ticking clock. A team of international scientists and ot ...

2mennycds 14.01.2016 · Read full review
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Review of The Lost Land Collection (DVD)

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A look at the formative years of Alice Cooper

Advantages: Interesting, lots of great early footage and pictures
Disadvantages: Finishes in 1986, could have done with more band interviews from the original band members

I've been a big fan of Alice Cooper for most of my life, I've lapped up all of his albums and a fair few DVDs too. In recent years I've seen him twice, once at a Rock festival in the north of Poland and once in the Wembley SSE Arena as support for Motley ...

dangaroo 09.01.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Super Duper Alice Cooper (DVD)

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Explore the wonders of nature....

Advantages: excellent footage/bonus material/educational
Disadvantages: can't think of any

...xx-- My intro---xx An epic collection of five discs. The collection comprises of all of the Planet Earth episodes shown on BBC1 as well as a bonus -Planet Earth - the future. This bonus dvd accompanies the book of the same name and looks at saving ...

Sophie-Kaia 11.02.2008 · Read full review
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Planet Earth - Perfect

Advantages: Fascinating animals, plants and places, completely addictive viewing.
Disadvantages: Not applicable, you can only wish for more

...This is a truly magnificent box-set comprising of all of the Planet Earth programs that have been aired on TV, and some special features included. The DVDs show fascinating scenes of nature that will be delightful to any nature lover and even those wh ...

crompton_jd 17.07.2007 · Read full review
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