Books and DVD's that I Love

A Listmania! list by Duncan Willis "Supermarionette" (Whiteley, England)
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2001: A Space Odyssey [1968] [DVD]
1.  2001: A Space Odyssey [1968] [DVD] DVD ~ Keir Dullea
The list author says:
  "Saw this film in '68 and have loved it ever since"
£5.16   Used & New from: £0.98
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (300 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Planet of the Apes [DVD] [1968]
2.  Planet of the Apes [DVD] [1968] DVD ~ Charlton Heston
The list author says:
  "Another classic from '68 - what a great year!"
£3.71   Used & New from: £0.21
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (72 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts
3.  A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts by Andrew Chaikin
The list author says:
  "Simply the best account of Apollo ever written.  Richard Gordon (Apollo 12 CMP) signed my copy and I'll treasure it forever."
Used & New from: £1.14
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (39 customer reviews)

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Fireball Xl5: The Complete Series [DVD] [1962]
4.  Fireball Xl5: The Complete Series [DVD] [1962] DVD ~ Paul Maxwell
The list author says:
  "Oh Mr and Mrs Anderson, how you brightened my childhood with your wonderful puppet shows.  I can never thank you enough."
Used & New from: £35.00
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (51 customer reviews)

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The Shining [DVD] [1980]
5.  The Shining [DVD] [1980] DVD ~ Jack Nicholson
The list author says:
  "Kubrick and Nicholson work on the same movie - what more could you ask for?"
£3.14   Used & New from: £0.99
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (237 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

Notes From A Small Island
6.  Notes From A Small Island by Bill Bryson
The list author says:
  "Mr Bryson at his best.  Who else to take on holiday with you and read by the pool?"
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (291 customer reviews)

A Clockwork Orange [DVD] [1971]
7.  A Clockwork Orange [DVD] [1971] DVD ~ Malcolm McDowell
The list author says:
  "Kubrick again.  I was too young to see it when it came out and caught up with it in France in the early eighties - dubbed into French except for Malcolm McDowell singing "Singin' in the Rain" Awesome!"
£3.85   Used & New from: £1.48
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (175 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Thunderbirds Complete Series Digistack--9-Disc Box Set [DVD]
8.  Thunderbirds Complete Series Digistack--9-Disc Box Set [DVD] DVD ~ Alan Patillo
The list author says:
  "Gerry and Sylvia - if only I had been ten years older I'd have swept the floors at your studio just to be near the production of such wonderful, timeless television."
£15.00   Used & New from: £12.17
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (161 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest [DVD] [1975]
9.  One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest [DVD] [1975] DVD ~ Jack Nicholson
The list author says:
  "Simply stunning, and so influential in changing people's perceptions of the mentally ill."
£4.00   Used & New from: £1.00
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (197 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

From the Earth to the Moon (Tom Hanks HBO Signature Edition) [DVD] [2006]
10.  From the Earth to the Moon (Tom Hanks HBO Signature Edition) [DVD] [2006] DVD ~ Tom Hanks
The list author says:
  "A stunningly realised docu-drama of the Apollo Program and what it meant to be alive and interested during the sixties."
£15.40   Used & New from: £7.14
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (62 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Firefly - The Complete Series [DVD] [2003]
11.  Firefly - The Complete Series [DVD] [2003] DVD ~ Nathan Fillion
The list author says:
  "Simply the best sci-fi drama made for TV - EVER!"
£14.35   Used & New from: £6.44
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (951 customer reviews) | 14 customer discussions

Doctor Who - The Complete BBC Series 2 Box Set [DVD]
12.  Doctor Who - The Complete BBC Series 2 Box Set [DVD] DVD ~ David Tennant
The list author says:
  "What a comeback!  The BBC gives back Saturday night TV to families again.  SUPERB!"
£16.25   Used & New from: £5.55
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (196 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

Halliwell's Film and Video Guide 2002
13.  Halliwell's Film and Video Guide 2002 by John Walker
The list author says:
  "The Oracle for film fans."
Used & New from: £0.01
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

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Harold and Maude [1971] [DVD]
14.  Harold and Maude [1971] [DVD] DVD ~ Ruth Gordon
The list author says:
  "Funny, sad, uplifting."
£3.20   Used & New from: £2.20
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (105 customer reviews)

Full Moon
15.  Full Moon by Michael Light
The list author says:
  "GORGEOUS!"
Used & New from: £0.24
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

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Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journeys
16.  Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journeys by Michael Collins
The list author says:
  "One of the best astronaut-autobigraphies ever."
£11.95   Used & New from: £2.63
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (54 customer reviews)

Apollo 13: Lost Moon
17.  Apollo 13: Lost Moon by Jim Lovell
The list author says:
  "A modest and very readable account of Jim Lovell's extraordinary experiences as an astronaut."
Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

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The Simpsons: Complete Season 3 [DVD]
18.  The Simpsons: Complete Season 3 [DVD] DVD ~ Dan Castellaneta
The list author says:
  "The Simpsons at their best, which is pretty damned good!"
£11.25   Used & New from: £2.98
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (54 customer reviews)

Stingray: The Complete Series [DVD] [1964]
19.  Stingray: The Complete Series [DVD] [1964] DVD ~ Don Mason
The list author says:
  "I'm sorry, but I just can't help myself, I simply love these fabulous Supermarionation shows."
£12.86   Used & New from: £9.99
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (55 customer reviews)

The Right Stuff [1984] [DVD] [1983]
20.  The Right Stuff [1984] [DVD] [1983] DVD ~ Sam Shepard
The list author says:
  "I love this film EXCEPT for the way it depicts Gus Grissom, otherwise it would have easily made the top five."
Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (63 customer reviews)

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Clangers: The Complete First Series [DVD]
21.  Clangers: The Complete First Series [DVD] DVD ~ Oliver Postgate
The list author says:
  "Full of innocence and charm.  Truly classic stop-motion entertainment."
£4.87   Used & New from: £1.34
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (55 customer reviews)

Alien [DVD] [1979]
22.  Alien [DVD] [1979] DVD ~ Sigourney Weaver
The list author says:
  "A masterpiece of the cinema."
£3.50   Used & New from: £0.40
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (146 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

Aliens - Special Edition [1986] [DVD]
23.  Aliens - Special Edition [1986] [DVD] DVD ~ Sigourney Weaver
The list author says:
  "The roller-coaster sequel that was as good as (but very different in style to) the original."
£3.37   Used & New from: £0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (172 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Paths Of Glory [DVD] [1957]
24.  Paths Of Glory [DVD] [1957] DVD ~ Kirk Douglas
The list author says:
  "If ever you doubted the inhumanity of man and the insanity of war then you should watch this."
£8.98   Used & New from: £2.95
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (48 customer reviews)

Notes from a Big Country
25.  Notes from a Big Country by Bill Bryson
The list author says:
  "Thank you Mr Bryson for making me laugh and for making me think."
Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (146 customer reviews)

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