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Our Man Flint/In Like Flint [DVD] [1966]
Our Man Flint/In Like Flint [DVD] [1966]
Dvd ~ James Coburn
Offered by FREETIME
Price: £17.96

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Bond, James Bond ... noooo, James Coburn, whatever., 27 April 2010
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Flint, a James Bond all laughing now must defeat the supervillain organization that wants to conquer the world by controlling the weather, now delete the hags that through cosmetics play to dominate the world. Comedian quasi-comic, which stands up well according to the game. Coburn is truly a delicious hero, Cobb a good shoulder and the starletts flirting with Derek Flint, pleasant as an olive in the Martini.
These films should be viewed with great irony of course, although I believe that films with Flint are the best kind of satire superspy James Bond.


The Deep [DVD] [1977]
The Deep [DVD] [1977]
Dvd ~ Jacqueline Bisset
Offered by HarriBella.UK.Ltd
Price: £25.75

0 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A sea adventure,about two hours and a quarter well spent, 25 April 2010
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This review is from: The Deep [DVD] [1977] (DVD)
It 's a good movie.
Dated, sometimes honely for the presence of a love story but overall it just diluted to see. Technically sound well, especially the underwater photography is excellent. The history of a double recovery is original and very well developed. I know people who have plunged right on the wreck that was used to shoot and I can assure you that told me the place is very disturbing as the film.


Yanks [DVD] [1979]
Yanks [DVD] [1979]
Dvd ~ Richard Gere
Offered by rsdvd
Price: £4.19

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5.0 out of 5 stars A good war movie where the frame is worth than the painting., 3 April 2010
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This review is from: Yanks [DVD] [1979] (DVD)
"It's a beautiful country, just a little 'chilly. They have forgotten us of the roof, "says the officer accepting the American GI, arriving overseas in a remote town in Lancashire. YANKS brings us back to England late 1943, when the concentration of U.S. troops becomes solid in view of the Normandy landings. At that time England was a society of elderly, children and single women, men are at war: the shortage of food is palpable, the hardships of the war effort began to weigh. "The environmental reconstruction of England during war and the skill of the actors on the narrative above, syrupy sentimental, even if signed by Colin Welland and Walter Bernstein. The whole film is based on a series of confrontations, some obvious and others less so: "The forced cohabitation between American culture and English ... is the synthesis of the two poles of the imaginary film Schlesinger ..."


At the Earth's Core [DVD] [1976]
At the Earth's Core [DVD] [1976]
Dvd ~ Doug McClure
Offered by Rapid-DVD
Price: £5.73

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4.0 out of 5 stars Edgar Rice Burroughs a name, a good chance for a rest...., 15 Mar. 2010
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On board a rocket punch that were outside their control, at the end '800 two British scientists penetrated the center of the Earth: monsters, men in slave, birds with hypnotic power. Based on a novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs (father of Tarzan) is a proper science fiction films for children that mixes humor and chills. A bit 'confused.


Star Crash (Region 2 import) David Hasselhoff, Caroline Munro
Star Crash (Region 2 import) David Hasselhoff, Caroline Munro
Offered by Merlin Bookshop
Price: £18.92

1 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Star Crash, star war or star trash, no star fantasy what else..., 15 Mar. 2010
It is often said that the best thing the movie is the soundtrack by John Barry and the confusion of the plot and special effects poverty can not even appreciate it. Clashes Star is a mad whirl of situations that rely on Flash Gordon, Barbarella, Star Trek, Star Wars (and the list goes on), conduct (we think) deliberately tones on parody. The characters, just sketched, live an adventure in an intergalactic space surreally lit by stars and planets are around between sets or multi-colored cardboard. Skeletal fighting robots that are armed to the creations of Harryhausen, against unwatchable troglodytes, and traveling aboard a spaceship toy. Caroline Munro (Stella Star) and Nadia Cassini (the Amazon Queen), compete in beauty, which contrasts the ugliness of Salvatore Baccaro (the troglodyte). And while Joe Spinell, in the role of Count Zarth Arn, we will put all to do evil, Christopher Plummer, in the role of the emperor, it is proposed once wise and thoughtful.
Also known under the titles: Starcrash, The Adventures of Stella Star, Female Space Invaders


The Desert Fox / The Desert Rats (2 Disc Box Set) [DVD]
The Desert Fox / The Desert Rats (2 Disc Box Set) [DVD]
Dvd ~ James Mason
Price: £5.32

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5.0 out of 5 stars Two Rommel, an officer and a gentleman!, 28 Feb. 2010
Two great movies that are worth being seen. It's interesting to note that James Mason has dressed many parts as a soldier in his long career, but during the Second World War was a conscientious objector, and forced many players who have served their country to refuse to play with him. Despite all this, two great films, buy and enjoy.
James Mason in The Desert Fox and in The Desert Rats, deftly manages to give us two very different representations of Rommel, the Nazi general most loved and respected by the Allies. The first is more geared to its involvement in the plot to terminate Hitler than his exploits in Africa, and succeeds in presenting the 'man of honor who does not want to follow Hitler in his madness, while the second is a classic war movie that deals the siege of Tobruk, slightly ennobled by the direction of Robert Wise, but also manages to be too long lasting approximately an hour and a half.


A Night to Remember / The Making of a Night to Remember [DVD] [1958]
A Night to Remember / The Making of a Night to Remember [DVD] [1958]
Dvd ~ Kenneth More
Offered by best_value_entertainment
Price: £4.92

5.0 out of 5 stars The night to remember is that in which in the North Atlantic the Titanic sank in 1912, 24 Feb. 2010
Titanic, latitude 41 north....,
...,proud symbol of British merchant power. Scripted by Eric Ambler wisely that was based on a punctilious book by Walter Lord , the film chronicles emphasis size, leaving little room for the romance, without ignoring the psychological dynamics (over-confidence, a series of small flaws and distractions) which caused the disaster. It is a film critic, "the powerless representation of a tragedy involving officers dismayed that they can not avoid it and the poor people of the tourist class, crammed below deck until the last minute. It matters little, then, if in the final scenes are used to model.? Correct and short review of the facts emphasized that preceded the sinking of the Titanic. Much room for contingency and the causes (multiple) that caused the most famous shipwreck of the last century. There are no great special effects like in the movie by James Cameron - who took many ideas from this for his Titanic (1997, Oscar 11) - but the film holds together and the show is guaranteed. There have been several films made about the event, among the most famous, well that's what Cameron: SOS Titanic (1979, William Hale), Titanic (1996, Robert Lieberman), Titanic: a tale, a love (1996, by Richard T. Heffron)I'm not sure about the right title, but best of all remains the Titanic by Jean Negulesco (1953) with Clifton Webb and Barbara Stanwyck.


Kelly's Heroes [1970] [DVD]
Kelly's Heroes [1970] [DVD]
Dvd ~ Clint Eastwood
Price: £4.50

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great war movie, full of tension but also ironic, 24 Feb. 2010
This review is from: Kelly's Heroes [1970] [DVD] (DVD)
Most films about World War 2 focus on topics such as bloodshed, massacres, a city to conquer, battles to win and friends and companions who are dying at the side of the main character (if not the protagonist himself to lose the skin) . 99% is therefore usually tragic-dramatic. Well, Kelly's Heroes is not anything like that. It 'always set in the 2nd World War (specifically, in Normandy), does not address any of the topics above written. Instead, the film unfolds on the mission of American soldiers in Normandy to cross enemy lines to seize 14 thousand lingots of gold, kept in a bank in Clermont, a town in the hands of the Nazis.
Here, to me, watching, it seemed that the director Hutton would turn a blind eye to these events, to let a moment aside, and groped to defuse the situation. While maintaining due respect for what was the most tragic war in world history, I had the impression that the film tries to be as ironic as possible. Just look at the crazy tank crewman, played by a divine Donald Sutherland, which places a joke always at the right time, offered his tank around with the music and lives at any price war as a normal routine. If we add the ending, I think that my argument may be strengthened. That precisely the originality of the plot, I would say that this mini-masterpiece, unfortunately unavailable in my city and in Italy, should be added to the fantastic performances of Donald Sutherland, which I have already spoken, and above the usual Clint Eastwood (one of my favorite actors,), which maintains its glacial mask seen in the Trilogy of the dollar (and indeed, some similarities with The Good, the Bad and the Ugly this movie has it: not just for the figure of Clint, glacial gunman, but also for this research money and wealth, which is in the film than in Leon Hutton through devastating wars). The plot is a crescendo of tension, from dispatch to arrival at Clermont, and here the tension reaches its peak. Add to that a director and a script by first-rate, I would say that the result is a small gem of the '70s. Recommended for everyone, not only to lovers of war movies.


Soldier Blue [DVD] (1970)
Soldier Blue [DVD] (1970)
Dvd ~ Candice Bergen
Offered by HalfpriceDVDS_FBA
Price: £14.99

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars One of the first western to the natives' side, 24 Feb. 2010
This review is from: Soldier Blue [DVD] (1970) (DVD)
Soldier Blue, one of the first western to the natives'side, which paved the way for a strand (from "The Little Big Man" to "Dances with Wolves") and has made history.
'Soldier Blue' will therefore also revisit the story more or less recent past the United States, and it is wrong to imagine that behind the images of the killers in uniform, there is a little veiled criticism of the Vietnam War. How many defects can be in the political and economic system of the U.S., their capacity for self-criticism has always been present in the literary culture first, and then in art in general and in the cinema genre of films that opened the cupboards and drove out the skeletons (like extremely hard to digest the massacre at Sand Creek's) has always had the approval not only of that slice of Americans who have a head to reason, but especially of moviegoers around the world that, some can not help but point out the domain (inventiveness, entertainment, in the multiplicity of issues, professionalism, etc..) Hollywood movie on the other hand is able to distinguish between the product and seriously committed ( like 'Soldier Blue') and the purely commercial and low cultural profile.
Rightly heinous and violent (but not free) in staging the slaughter of whites against Indians (and vice versa), but also in each schematic and simplistic in its particular rhetoric .Nevertheless, it was shot and still leave its final terrified. The full uncut version should not be very easy to find. I bought an imported German copy alleged that, but I think something was missing.


Mad Max Trilogy: Mad Max / Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome [DVD] [2005]
Mad Max Trilogy: Mad Max / Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome [DVD] [2005]
Dvd ~ Mel Gibson
Offered by Champion Toys
Price: £17.89

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A wonderfull saga, 23 Feb. 2010
It appears that George Miller is about to return to work on the fourth chapter in the series dedicated to the road warrior: the director has in fact revealed his plans for Mad Max 4 Australian edition of Empire magazine film information.
Although the production office of the film at Fox Studios in Sydney, being retired and Mel Gibson launched its original trilogy from the empyrean of Hollywood stars, it seems still far away from the project, Miller said that in his future plans a role is played by the return dell'implacabile justice Anarchy Street. The saga of Mad Max, well-known to fans of the genre and very much appreciated, even outside of science fiction, was able to impose the collective imagination of a medieval scenario next venture, the natural culmination of the moral and ecological apocalypse. In this desolate landscape, unscrupulous criminal gangs besiege the few remaining strongholds of civilization. An archetypal anti-hero, the classic western tradition of knight with no name, made his cathartic journey in this nightmare scenario, projected into the hell of rage and revenge massacre from the absurdity of his family. When he arrived on screens in '79, shot with a paltry budget, but built around a strong and effective idea, Mad Max did not take long to collect awards and impose the attention of the public. The force of the plot, the exhibition staged atrocities and anticipation of issues that later would become cardinals for the nascent cyberpunk movement made him an unexpected success and a small cult for cinephiles. I followed, sorry to say, are no longer able to repeat the magic of the original. When recently asked if he was still possible resurrection of a long chase for the project and always gone for a resumption of the theme, Miller responded with a terse "I hope so." Taking up the discourse, the Australian director has confessed to not think proper to live with the weight of public expectations to weigh on his shoulders if he can accomplish his dream, they simply seek to make the best film possible, trusting the thickness of story that would want to tell.
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