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Henry Portrait Of A Serial Killer: Special Edition Double Play - (Blu-ray + DVD)
Henry Portrait Of A Serial Killer: Special Edition Double Play - (Blu-ray + DVD)
Dvd ~ Michael Rooker
Price: 16.06

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Masterpiece, 2 Jan 2014
Disturbingly real tale of murder made so effective by the documentary-esque cinematography and genuine acting performances, particularly by Michael Rooker who is phenomenal. The opening few minutes will live in the memory forever with stark depictions of murder victims setting the tone for a thoroughly horrifying film. You really do feel as though you are being privy to real events rather than a simulation as is the intensity. The picture quality isn't great but that only adds to the character. I think only the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre film has had the same impact in this genre.


Overgrown
Overgrown
Offered by Sent2u
Price: 5.85

5.0 out of 5 stars A Masterpiece, 2 Jan 2014
This review is from: Overgrown (Audio CD)
This 2013 Mercury music prize-winning album from one of the country's most gifted singer-songwriter-producers is truly pioneering. He fuses bass-driven electronica with a very unique and under-stated style of R&B that creates a beautiful, original soundscape; haunting and mystifying as his sultry, warm voice pours out hyperbolic poetry. He uses repetition and samples to good effect with a complex blend of lead and bass synthesizers, percussion and a touch of acoustic piano. There is a nice balance of emotion and intelligence and the purity of his voice captivates, seen before on his covers of Limit to Your Love and Joni Mitchell's A Case of You. With this album, he has created his own musical genre and is a real auteur. There is very little conformity at all. It's certainly for the deeper mind and a bit like marmite, but it's a masterpiece for those with musicality. In particular the track Retrograde, which is absolutely sublime.


Henry - Portrait Of A Serial Killer [Uncut] [DVD]
Henry - Portrait Of A Serial Killer [Uncut] [DVD]
Dvd ~ John McNaughton
Price: 11.79

5.0 out of 5 stars Henry - Portrait of a Serial Killer [Uncut] [DVD], 2 Jan 2014
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Disturbingly real tale of murder made so effective by the documentary-esque cinematography and genuine acting performances, particularly by Michael Rooker who is phenomenal. The opening few minutes will live in the memory forever with stark depictions of murder victims setting the tone for a thoroughly horrifying film. You really do feel as though you are being privy to real events rather than a simulation as is the intensity. The picture quality isn't great but that only adds to the character. I think only the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre film has had the same impact in this genre.


Toy Story 3 (2-Disc Blu-ray + DVD)
Toy Story 3 (2-Disc Blu-ray + DVD)
Dvd ~ Tom Hanks
Offered by EagleDVD
Price: 7.30

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Toy Story 3 (2-disc Blu-Ray + DVD), 2 Jan 2014
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If the presentation is important to you then know that the cardboard cover has a large, raised security bar stuck to the back and this can't be removed without ripping the cover which is a shame. It could just have been my copy but I was rather annoyed. Fantastic film though. May be the best animated film of all time in amazing High Definition.


Sennheiser HD 380 Pro Collapsible High end Headphones - Black
Sennheiser HD 380 Pro Collapsible High end Headphones - Black
Price: 87.91

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Sennheiser HD 380 Headphones......BOOM!!!, 2 Dec 2013
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I replaced my 10 year old legends (Sony MDR-V700's) with these bad-boys after much deliberation when they finally fell to bits at the hinges. In my opinion, these are bordering on perfection. Built to last. Aesthetically simple but cool-looking. Extremely comfortable and ergonomic. A screw-on gold-plated 1/4" jack adapter (which all headphones should have). Really surprising external sound cancellation and lack of sound leakage. They are quite bass heavy on bass-driven music (which is what you want) and have a rich sonorous quality. James Blake's album Overgrown is suddenly so much deeper and more complex with these beauties on. They reproduce sound from the source in such accurate detail and they will highlight low quality recordings. After reading so many excellent reviews I had high expectations which they have far exceeded. An absolute steal. BUY THEM NOW!!!!!!!!


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