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"It's the latest thing! It's the OOOOnly thing!"

Advantages: Funny, good stories, lovable characters; low-tech animation a novelty?
Disadvantages: Some less funny episodes; low-tech animation maybe not to some tastes

This animated series, based on the characters of Kenneth Grahame’s children’s classic was first screened on television from 1984-1986. It’s a tribute to it that my children not only loved them when they were young, but that my daughter bought this complet ...

2mennycds 30.01.2016 · Read full review
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Review of The Wind in the Willows: The Complete Collection (DVD)

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Take That, Red Baron!

Advantages: family film sitable for all, well written, fantastic musical score
Disadvantages: None

...~~~The Concept~~~ Peanuts first began as a syndicated daily and Sunday newspaper cartoon that ran in US newspapers from October 2, 1950, to February 13, 2000 (which happens to be the day after it's creator's death). Written by Charles M. Schultz, the s ...

Shroud 27.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of A Boy Named Charlie Brown (DVD)

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Champion Charlie Brown

Advantages: Funny, straight simple animation, good music and a very human message
Disadvantages: No special features or extras whatsoever

...Charlie Brown, created by Charles Schultz, is the USA's most profound and simple antidote to the culture of competitiveness. Charlie Brown's genesis was as a single strip cartoon for Sunday newspapers. His creator continued producing these witty, simplist ...

BlackSwan 03.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of A Boy Named Charlie Brown (DVD)

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Returning to Magic!

Advantages: Enchanting, atmospheric, wonderful film
Disadvantages: A couple of slightly weaker performances

For my birthday a couple of years ago, one of the presents I received was the Diana Dors Icon Collection – a DVD boxset which contains six of Diana’s films and a documentary on her life. One of these films is A Kid For Two Farthings, which was made in 195 ...

KarenUK 21.08.2010 · Read full review
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Review of A Kid For Two Farthings (DVD)

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DISNEY CLASSICS COLLECTION

Advantages: A perfect gift for classic disney collectors
Disadvantages: none

How great it is to have three of Disneys most original classics in a presentable box set. These are three of Disneys older and more original classics where the animations are nowhere near as advanced as the likes of Pixar or other computer generated image ...

fabfrog5 01.12.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Alice In Wonderland / Dumbo / The Aristocats (Animated) (3 Classics Box Set) (DVD)

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