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When the sparrows return……

Advantages: Interesting storyline, well-acted, a few good special effects, good music
Disadvantages: A little too 'neat', the ending is far too over the top, just a touch confusing in parts

RELEASED: 1993, Cert. R RUNNING TIME: Approx. 122 mins DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: George A Romero PRODUCER: Declan Baldwin MUSIC: Christopher Young MAIN CAST:- Timothy Hutton as Thad Beaumont and George Stark Amy Madigan as Liz Beaumont Michael Rooker ...

CelticSoulSister 11.12.2013 · Read full review
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Downplays the book

Advantages: Good acting, good script, fairly good makeup
Disadvantages: Some of the sparrows seemed to have gone on vacation

...when I discovered that there was a movie for the book; but after watching it, it was obvious that this movie is nowhere near as good. As a Stephen King fan I expected a lot more, and thought that I was in for a good scare, but just like when ...

RedTape 11.07.2008 · Read full review
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But We're Never Gonna' Survive, Unless We Get A Little...

Advantages: A good thriller, some excellent jumps and relatively reserved tone that's unusual for the genre
Disadvantages: Possibly takes itself too seriously, won't appeal to hardcore horror fans

This is a review of the film only. Summary Year of Production: 2010 Director: Breck Eisner Writer: Scott Kosar & Ray Wright Total Running Time: 97 Minutes UK Certificate: 15 Region 2 DVD Release Date: 19/07/2010 The Story In ...

plipplopfromdooyoo 02.08.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Crazies (DVD)

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Try bottled water ... (The Crazies)

Advantages: Good story & Timothy Olyphant
Disadvantages: Slow in parts & few interesting characters

...a fan of horror films 'The Crazies' was top of my list to watch when it was released earlier this year. Not one to miss out on any type of horror film, I am quite ashamed to say that I have not seen the original 1973 film which this i ...

clumsy221 16.05.2010 · Read full review
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Not Crazies About These Zombies

Advantages: Some half-decent pitch-fork crazed psychopathic zombies
Disadvantages: Very ordinary, predictable, bland

...I remember when this was released at the cinema earlier this year I believe and I was quite interested in seeing it. I hadn’t seen the original but the trailer looked interesting; as I missed it at the flicks I caught it on DVD, and I must admit I wasn’t ...

gothic_moon 23.10.2010 · Read full review
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