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An enormous door slamming in the depths of hell

Advantages: Both films are very good
Disadvantages: Perhaps the low budget is a minor problem in Culloden

This dual format Blu-ray + DVD release is currently a mere £11 on amazon. This is a very welcome Blu-ray (and DVD) release of two classic BBC films from the 60s. Both were available on DVD in the early 2000s, but both went out of print and were difficult ...

hogsflesh 04.07.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Culloden + The War Game (Blu-ray)

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When Cannon had a Ball!

Advantages: Great fun to see the old movies from the 1980s
Disadvantages: They were terrible movies.

Star – Norris….Lundgren….Van Damme… Genre – Documentary Run Time – 106 minutes Certificate – 18 Country – USA Amazon – £12.99 DVD (Blue Ray £7.53) = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = In the 1980s watching porno movies moved from smutty cinemas to ...

thedevilinme 01.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films (DVD)

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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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Wonderful London; or, where I review an older view of the city

Advantages: Sometimes poetic, frequently warm and humourous 1920s travelogues of Wonderful London
Disadvantages: Not much, unless you cannot abide silent cinema; lack of genuine extras if that's what you want

London! Wonderful London ! Assuming you like London that is. Now here is an oddity, or maybe not an oddity but a nice tangent from many of my normal reviews. Yes, you’re looking at silent cinema from 1924 but this is something slightly different. Wh ...

GenerallyInterested 23.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Wonderful London (DVD)

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