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"I've started dreaming in Russian again..."

Advantages: Novel, gripping but with droll humour, well acted, far fetched yet credibly portrayed
Disadvantages: None for me, though some extras would have been nice

Mrs M and I really enjoyed watching this the first time around. It was shown on one of the Freeview channels a few years ago, and we have a DVD recorder hooked up to the television – but we missed the first couple of episodes! It’s no exaggeration to s ...

2mennycds 12.01.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Sleepers: The Complete Series (DVD)

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Masters of Sex Season 2

Advantages: Great characters
Disadvantages: Bit boring at times

Masters of Sex Season 2 Price: £9.95 Certificate: 15 Released: 2015 I quite enjoyed season one of Masters of Sex and wondered what Season two could possibly bring that would be different from season one as the season wasn't left on a cliff hanger. Maste ...

stacey2911 13.02.2017 · Read full review
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Tales of the Unexpected - Anthology Tour de Force in Criminology

Advantages: Unique - not many crime anthologies without dominant sci-fi/fantasy elements.
Disadvantages: Sound/Picture quality dated but adequate, no extras.

If I had to write tiny excerpts on my impressions of this show for the cover of a book the following immediately come to mind: “Shocking!” “Consistent thriller regardless of when the crime happens in an episode” “Cunning and completely ruthl ...

ladyofflame 27.11.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Tales Of The Unexpected - The Complete Series (DVD)

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A 70s/80s classic

Advantages: well written, well acted
Disadvantages: no special features or subtitles

I have selected this as a film only review as there are no special features on the discs. I remember growing up in the 80s and hearing the haunting theme tune to this series which was one of my mum’s favourite series after being sent up to bed. Whilst no ...

mikeyc123 05.10.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Tales Of The Unexpected - The Complete Series (DVD)

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Can Frank win re-election?

Advantages: Story and actors
Disadvantages: none

...Season four of the TV drama series, House of Cards, Frank Underwood continues his campaign for re-election, without the support of his wife Claire, who has walked out on him. The fourth season of House of Cards features Frank Underwood campaigning for re ...

mozzie76 31.08.2016 · Read full review
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Review of House of Cards Season 4 (DVD)

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