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The year after next is looking grim…

Advantages: Enjoyable film, decent blu-ray
Disadvantages: Film is also cheap and silly

This 88 Films Blu-ray only costs about £10 at the moment on amazon and at HMV. Post-apocalypse films were big in the 70s and 80s. The Cold War loomed large, and while 70s films tended to be a bit more bleak and depressing, by the 80s things had lightened ...

hogsflesh 14.08.2017 · Read full review
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Review of 2019: After the Fall of New York (Blu-ray)

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The stars are clear. The planets shine.

Advantages: Quite amusing in places
Disadvantages: A bumbling mess of a film, a poor blu-ray

This Blu-ray is currently £10 on amazon. There were lots and lots of Star Wars rip-offs released in the late 70s and early 80s, desperately trying to replicate George Lucas’s success on a fraction of the budget and with barely any of the creativity. Flas ...

hogsflesh 02.10.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Starcrash (Blu-ray)

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Some things never change

Advantages: Fun and exciting movie
Disadvantages: Unambitious film, if that matters. Poor extras.

This blu-ray is about £15. It comes with either a white or a black slipcase or without a slipcase at all, all for the same price. The slipcases are unimpressive. I daresay there are also more lavishly packaged special editions. I went for a black slipcase ...

hogsflesh 09.05.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Blu-ray)

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Alas, poor Yorick, it's Elementary - he is the Sorcerer Supreme!

Advantages: Incredible special effects
Disadvantages: Storyline a little poor

:-• Doctor Strange (Marvel)-•-: :-• Film Only Review -•-: For some reason our local Vue Cinema is currently offering half price tickets; so, when the grandchildren were here I took the rare opportunity to take them to watch a couple of fil ...

sellerleygirl 13.03.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Doctor Strange (Marvel) (DVD)

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Star Wars: The Force Agenda

Advantages: New & Old Cast, Finn, Visuals, Kylo Ren, Dark, Soundtrack, No Yoda or Jar Jar!
Disadvantages: Rey, Possible Agendas, Baddies are too Weak, Enemy Incentive

"Luke Skywalker has vanished. In his absence, the sinister FIRST ORDER has risen from the ashes of the Empire and will not rest until Skywalker, the last Jedi, has been destroyed. With the support of the REPUBLIC, General Leia Organa leads a brave RESI ...

SirJoseph 25.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Star Wars: The Force Awakens (DVD)

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