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Horns - A Gothic Version of 'Liar Liar'
Review of Horns (DVD) by IzzyS

Advantages: Mysterious/intriguing, atmospheric, tense,
Disadvantages: Main character not especially believeable/likeable, slow plot pace,

...he appears to have grown horns and it soon becomes clear that he has some useful powers. Where did it come from and what will it mean for him? plus did he have anyt ... Read review

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Very Good Review by Angela150
well covered by danielclark691

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29.11.2017 15:50
A Cliched Film That Doesnt Stand Out
Review of Dream House (DVD) by IzzyS

Advantages: Mildly spooky, good cast, intriguing/engrossing mid-way through,
Disadvantages: Unoriginal/cliches/script

- Story - A couple (Will and Libby Atenton) mistakenly believe they've landed themselves a wonderful house - however, they don't realise the sinister past it brings, as it turns out that people were killed there and the killer is still around. Wi ... Read review

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very good by danielclark691
I'll not rush! by LiveMusicLoverLyn

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28.11.2017 18:56
A Flawed But Not Awful Crime Film
Review of The Yards (DVD) by IzzyS

Advantages: Gritty/urban, cast, somewhat gripping & spooky,
Disadvantages: Mumbled dialogue, some disorientating camerawork, cliches

...time in prison for taking the fall for some friends, Leo hopes to get his life back on track. Once home, he takes a new job with his highly connected and influential uncle. But in the yards (the railway yards where the cit ... Read review

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vh :o) by euphie
vh by ravingreviewer

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28.11.2017 18:50
A Decent, Spooky Yet Dated Mystery Thriller
Review of The Game (DVD) by IzzyS

Advantages: Spooky/sinister/atmospheric, intriguing, selfish character getting comeuppance
Disadvantages: Looks outdated, main character not likeable so wont appeal to all, dark lighting may bother some?

- Story - Nicholas Orton is a wealthy American banker, who is also quite a loner. On his 48th birthday (his father having killed himself at that same age), his sibling Conrad, an addict, suddenly appears and hands Nicholas a card which allows him ... Read review

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solid reviewing! by 2mennycds
VH. R. by RICHADA

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27.11.2017 21:43
Final pennies from Ciao on a crappy film...
Review of The Belko Experiment (DVD) by Secre

Advantages: None
Disadvantages: Everything

The Belko Experiment was a film that caught my attention on the in-flight entertainment system as it looked like it could have been a really suspenseful psychological thriller. As it turns out, they went down the ‘blow everybody’s heads up’ routine instea ... Read review

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There is a market for this type of exploitative drivel but thanks for warning us! by mikemelmak
I love a good slating!!! by bettyboo47
exceptional

27.11.2017 16:30
Good Movie But Shame About The Ending
Review of Nerve (DVD) by NBCMad92

Advantages: Good Beginning, Good Acting, Enjoyable & Easy Watch
Disadvantages: Ending Is Weak, Too Cringey Ending For Me, Tasks Not Dangerous Enough

I saw this movie advertised in the cinema and I thought it sounded okay but not good enough to pay to watch it. I saw it on Netflix and added it to "My List" and it stayed there to accumulate virtual dust. I finally decided to give the movie a watch. W ... Read review

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Great by jo-1976
I agree with regards to the ending. by kiss_me2070

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25.11.2017 10:29
Keanu is the Baba Yaga (The boogeyman)
Review of John Wick (Blu-Ray) by Angel19819

Advantages: Non-stop action, Keanu Reeves, great acting.
Disadvantages: N/a

...one of my favourite films John Wick on Blu-ray. Because I think Keanu Reeves is a fantastic actor, I have always been a fan after watching Point Break (1991). The first film I ever saw him in was Bill & ... Read review

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Not seen this yet by Saraa23
very good by Angela150

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12.11.2017 21:31
An Edgy Film Thats Good But Not Great
Review of Blue Ruin (DVD) by IzzyS

Advantages: Tense, volatile, edgy,
Disadvantages: Jerky camerawork wont appeal to all, elements of plot unoriginal

- Story - A strangers quiet life is suddenly uprooted when he arrives at the home he grew up in, determined to commit an act of vengeance. He ends up in the middle of a fight to try to protect his estranged family. - More Info., Thoughts & ... Read review

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No, not for me thanks, good review of it though. R. by RICHADA

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11.11.2017 10:44
A cracking tense prison drama!
Review of Cell 211 (DVD) by thedevilinme

Advantages: Cracking prison drama
Disadvantages: Subtitles

Genre – World Cinema > Action Run Time – 113 minutes Certificate – 18 Country – Spain Awards – 33 Win & 20 Nominations Amazon – £6.00 DVD £8.00 Blue Ray = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = Cell 211 is a subtitled Spanish action prison drama and star ... Read review

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sounds blinking good!! by bettyboo47

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10.11.2017 09:44
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A Spooky Period Drama Mystery
Review of BBC The Lady Vanishes (DVD) by IzzyS

Advantages: Spooky/mysterious/intriguing, good cast,
Disadvantages: None really

- Story - During a train journey, a young lady called Iris finds herself befriended by an older woman, a Miss Froy. She seems to vanish and when Iris asks if anyone has noticed her wandering off, it seems that no-one remembers ever having seen a ... Read review

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vh :o) by euphie
I too have the Hitchcock version with Michael Redgrave & Margaret Lockwood. by mikemelmak

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All Aboard
by Candyperfumegirl
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05.11.2017 10:46
Don't Drink The Water!
Review of A Cure for Wellness (DVD) by kiss_me2070

Advantages: fairly good storyline, good actors, easy to follow, easy watching
Disadvantages: slow start, may get bored, all the excitement is at the end

...= A Cure for Wellness is a 2016 science fiction psychological horror thriller film directed by Gore Verbinski and written by Justin Haythe. The film stars Dane DeHaan, Jason Isaacs, and Mia Goth, and follows a young American executive who ... Read review

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Not one to bother with by Secre
exceptional

02.11.2017 07:33
Devil worship, a talisman and a jealous gypsy
Review of Devils Of Darkness (DVD) by CelticSoulSister

Advantages: Fun and quite entertaining
Disadvantages: Poorly acted, silly storyline, standard stuff

RELEASED: 1965, Cert. 15 RUNNING TIME: Approx. 1hr 28mins DIRECTOR: Lance Comfort SCREENPLAY: Lyn Fairhurst PRODUCER: Tom Blakeley MUSIC: Bernie Fenton MAIN CAST:- William Sylvester as Paul Baxter Carole Gray as Tania Tracey Reed as Karen Diana D ... Read review

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E! by Secre
e :o) by euphie
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28.10.2017 19:00
Chills, Thrills & Fine Performances
Review of Silence Of The Lambs (DVD) by NBCMad92

Advantages: Amazing Performances, Hopkins' Finest Two Hours, Good Storyline, Gripping
Disadvantages: N/A

...room and she was watching Silence of the Lambs. I know of the story and I have seen bits of the movie b ... Read review

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e :o) by euphie
very well covered by danielclark691

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23.10.2017 08:22
Godawful
Review of Godsend (DVD) by 16BitFlash

Advantages: Decent premise and cast
Disadvantages: ...both of which are squandered

I distinctly recall a time around the turn of the century, just as the DVD was starting to wrestle control of the home video market from VHS tapes, when there was a rather callous but nonetheless amusing practice employed by the companies who distributed ... Read review

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vh :o) by euphie
Deserves the highest of accolade. by 1st2thebar

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18.10.2017 19:28
A Decline In Entertainment For Dr Lecter
Review of Hannibal (DVD) by NBCMad92

Advantages: Hopkins and Oldman Are Amazing, Moore Leads A Good Role
Disadvantages: Thin, Boring Plotline, Too Much Gore For Hannibal

...watch the rest of the Hannibal franchise. I had already seen Hannibal before but decided that I wanted to refresh my memory of the film. I remember that I didn't enjoy ... Read review

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e :o) by euphie
e x by angelboouk123

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17.10.2017 08:14
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