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Advantages: The middle film is great, the blu-rays look as good as they're likely to
Disadvantages: The first and third films aren't Harryhausen's best

...This boxset from Indicator is about £42 at the moment. It’s a limited edition, and there are plans to release the films individually later on. Ray Harryhausen was a legendary creator of special effects. These generally used stop-motion monsters which wer ...

hogsflesh 30.10.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The Wonderful Worlds of Ray Harryhausen, Volume One: 1955-1960 (Blu-ray)

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In Space, No one can- Just watch the damn film and shut up!

Advantages: Cast, Twist, No Main Characters! Soundtrack, Concepts, Ending
Disadvantages: Predictable, Long, Spores, American

Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla (Introduction) Never surprised to see my fellow Ciao members and I at a disagreement for the umpteenth time. I don't need to name names, just read the other reviews for yourselves, one claims the film has a great c ...

SirJoseph 09.11.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Alien Covenant (DVD)

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In Space No-one Can Hear You Sigh

Advantages: A decent cast.
Disadvantages: It takes itself too seriously, some roles are miscast and the story is awful.

The crew of the colony ship “Covenant” is headed for a new life on the other side of the universe. But they are drawn off course by a radio broadcast that suggests human life might be closer than they think. They touch down on an uncharted planet, believi ...

afy9mab 03.11.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Alien Covenant (DVD)

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"In space no one can hear you groan...."

Advantages: Looks good
Disadvantages: Samey

Star – Michael Fassbender Genre – Science Fiction Run Time – 122 minutes Certificate – 15 Country – U.S.A Awards – 1 Win & 6 Nominations Amazon – £10.00 DVD £14.99 Blue Ray = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = For many people ‘Alien’ is in their top ...

thedevilinme 24.10.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Alien Covenant (DVD)

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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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