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Carré on spying

Advantages: Terrific film, good Blu-ray
Disadvantages: None in particular, except that there are better Le Carré films

...This Blu-ray and DVD set from Indicator is £15 on amazon or in HMV. In spite of the lurid title, this is actually an adaptation of John Le Carré’s first novel, Call for the Dead, a rather downbeat spy story which introduced the character of George Smiley ...

hogsflesh 25.09.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The Deadly Affair (Blu-ray)

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- Some secrets take us to the edge -

Advantages: Excellent story, Great acting, Good fast action scenes.
Disadvantages: none

...us to the edge - This week i had a few days off from work so wanted to catch up on the latest fims out on DVD. When visiting our local Blockbuster we came along 'Edge of Darkness' on Blu-ray. It had Mel Gibsons name on it which attr ...

blackmagicstar4 04.08.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Edge Of Darkness (Blu-ray)

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The head. The tail. The whole damn thing.

Advantages: Great film, great transfer
Disadvantages: Too many extras

...Universal Blu-ray is £16 on amazon at present. Jaws was the film that put Steven Spielberg on the map. It was the first of many, many huge hits that he had. It came in the middle of the 1970s, a time when Hollywood was awash with talented young dire ...

hogsflesh 05.11.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Jaws (Blu-ray)

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"... you have been activated."

Advantages: Great action thriller, with some nice surprises and decent performances all round.
Disadvantages: Not for anyone looking for a realistic depiction of... well, anything.

...Following on from the relatively successful Disturbia (2007), Eagle Eye sees the re-teaming of director D.J. Caruso and star Shia LaBeouf in what is really a rollercoaster ride of a film. When Jerry Shaw (LaBeouf) arrives home from his twin brother's f ...

onaploppable 10.11.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Eagle Eye (Blu-ray)

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Eagle Eye Blu Ray

Advantages: brilliant picture, great special effects, good actors
Disadvantages: quite a long film

Eagle eye is sci fi action thriller from 2008 it follows the story of a slacker named Jerry Shaw who has a twin brother who is in the military unfortunatley his twin dies in a accident. after his brother dies he has weapons appear in his flat, loads of mo ...

funkyshoes3 14.11.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Eagle Eye (Blu-ray)

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