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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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The Walking Dead from times gone by

Advantages: Great insight into old British films
Disadvantages: None for me

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sellerleygirl 18.11.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Scotland Yard Mystery (DVD)

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Selfless & Pointless

Advantages: A smidge of suspense there somewhere
Disadvantages: Predictable, unbelievable, weak premise, disappointing for Reynolds, Garber & Kingsley

...I gave this a watch recently and was grateful I hadn't paid more to see it at the cinema. Despite a few big names, the flick was pretty dire and unmemorable, and therefore isn't one that will be getting a thumbs up from me. Self/Less loosely falls within ...

gothic_moon 16.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Self/Less (DVD)

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Did you see that? Did you hear that? Spooky!!!!!

Advantages: Supernatural thriller, great storyline, good suspense.
Disadvantages: Could have done with more extras, they all seemed to be rather short

~~ Dragonfly ~~ I have a strong interest in anything supernatural; if you like you could say I like anything spooky. I came across this movie quite by accident, until recently I used to have sky movies and one night I flicked through the channels and ...

arnoldhenryrufus 09.03.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Dragonfly (DVD)

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And The Winner of "Dullest Film of 2002" Was...

Advantages: Kathy Bates is in it
Disadvantages: Rather dull, not particularly original

Joe and Emily Darrow are committed medics, who are also very happily married. To Joe’s dismay, Emily accepts an assignment in South America, despite the fact that she is pregnant, and whilst travelling through the Venezuelan hills by bus, she is app ...

LostWitness 06.02.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Dragonfly (DVD)

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