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Cane Toads 3D - The Conquest (Blu-ray 3D + Blu Ray)
Cane Toads 3D - The Conquest (Blu-ray 3D + Blu Ray)
Dvd ~ Thousands of Cane Toads
Price: £5.50

5.0 out of 5 stars fine documentary shot in hd., 31 Mar. 2013
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This is a documentary about how mankind has introduced invasive species and the damage they do. You get a lot of scientists talking to you about the problem and the filmmakers made a interesting film here. The film was shot in native 3d so that's excellent too. This is not a nature show though it more about the effects that the toads have had on Australia. The history of the toads, the damage they have done. It features people killing the toads , and a few trying to save a few. It is a documentary and social history as well. So don't expect a nature show. It is a heartbreaking show though to be sure.


Top Gun [Blu-ray] [1986] [US Import]
Top Gun [Blu-ray] [1986] [US Import]
Offered by supermart_usa
Price: £18.47

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars top gun 3d is a upgrade.., 18 Mar. 2013
Unlike many movies that were shot in 2d and then processed into 3d this one is absolutely excellent. 3d is often used for depth and they painstakingly did a 3d transfer for this movie. So comments that the 3d is bad are not accurate. This is not 'clash of the titans' ,or "i robot' which were ok at best in their 3d processing. They did this one for Imax and it just shines in 3d , in fact the film looks much better color wise than the 2d version because that was put on blu ray in 2006. There's a huge difference in what they can do on blu ray in just those seven years!. The movie is a classic action movie from the 1980's and watching it transports you back to the late cold war period and the 80's too. The music was better than todays pop music for sure and it was varied and fun. This movie features hot performances from the stars involved too. It's a sizzler and it made tom cruise a superstar. He was already a star though. Kelly mcgillis also shines as the romantic lead. part of the magic of movies is that even 30 or forty years later we can see people as they were and the woman had star power. which lasted at least five more years. (for female leads that is not a bad run). Still the movie is wildly exciting and the late tony scott really knew how to make a action film with interesting characters. This was the mid80's biggest hit and for good reason. Everything just smokes in this movie. The planes, (some of which are now retired!, just as many of the sailors of that era are now retired too!). still tear up the sky and this was the pre drone age all the way. when pilots were still the gods of the sky and were used for every mission. get the 3d version the film has never looked better. and it can now be said that a movie mastered on blu ray 5 years ago can look much better today with a new remaster.


Kingdom of Plants in 3D (Blu-ray 3D)
Kingdom of Plants in 3D (Blu-ray 3D)
Dvd ~ David Attenborough
Offered by The Canny Store
Price: £9.99

5.0 out of 5 stars awesome. plant stories told here., 17 Mar. 2013
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this is a outstanding television show. It's a fascinating show about plants. You will learn alot and be entertained at the same time. It was shot in 3d over a years time! David attenbourgh is outstanding as usual too. His brillaint and entertaining at the same time. It has 3 episodes on it , as it was a tv show after all. Shown on sky tv in 3d in 2012. The second disc is the extras and it is only region b or europeon format. So YOU can watch the show with this but for the second disc you will need a all region player. (u.s. readers, euros you can watch it of course) If you don't care about the making of disc then it shouldn't be a problem to you. So yes, if you order this on amazon.com or amazon.comuk (that's where I got mine), you can watch the 3d series. I have a allregion 3d blu ray player so I can watch the second disc as well. You will learn alot of facts about plants , for instance how they interact with animals and other fascinating facts. the photography is one of a kind because they took a full year to shoot some of this. In this you can see plants move in motion that shows them for the vibrant creatures they are. Sometimes they can move relatively fast of course but often we don't notice it all. the picture on this blu ray is amazing and the colors are truly a sight to behold. Only a twit who is very shallow wouldn't enjoy this fine nature series. this does have a 2d version on it as well for non 3d viewers.


The X Files: Season 1 [DVD] [1994]
The X Files: Season 1 [DVD] [1994]
Dvd ~ David Duchovny
Price: £14.99

5.0 out of 5 stars the show that actually changed the world around it., 16 Mar. 2013
In the u.s. and canada this tv show which actually started in 1993 changed popular culture. It was a huge hit for 9 years and really made alot of frings ideas that few people paid attention to into hot topics and common knowledge. Few tv shows can make such a claim. But before this show few people discussed 'abductions' and the paranormal as a aspect of being real. It became topics that are much more accepted now. This was due in large part to the way this show was made. the acting is superb and the mulder character is so appealling that his earnestness carries through to the viewer. The show also has a understory that continues through 9 series and two feature films that did decent box office as well. The two leads here have excellent chemistry and it's not about sex it's about being good partners. gillian anderson really made her doctor character worth watching. The show is addictive and impelling. In fact the u.s. does have many secret bases and sites and that only adds to it all. Without a doubt few shows brought the outside into the mainstream like this classic show did. In fact it's one that critics of the day were quite found of , usually they deride sci fi shows but then this has a gritty sense of reality to it that was spot on and reflects the time it was made exactly. get this show. It should be part of the uk's mythology as much as the rest of thew worlds. the dvd set looks much as it did on tv , dark and full of shadows.


Nazi Invasion - Team Europe (Blu-ray 3D) [Region Free]
Nazi Invasion - Team Europe (Blu-ray 3D) [Region Free]
Offered by badabing7785 zuzüglich Versandkosten (Alle Preise inkl. MwSt)
Price: £13.06

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars it's ok if bought cheap., 11 Mar. 2013
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This is a all region blu ray. A german released film evidently, like alot of titles that aren't really 3d but are put out that way. The germans have many titles like that. Films like 'war flowers' and others which they put into 3d. The 3d like those is ok at best. most 2d to 3d films don't look that great after all. Top gun and titanic do but they spent alot to make those 3d. (frame by frame conversion?) this one is not that case at all. It's got alot of puppets running around fighting evil nazi's and isn't a total loss. But obvioulsy most folks on here didn't like it all!. But if you can get it cheap it's worth it. the 3d here is no worse than those other german released titles that everyone gives a few stars on too. "hybrid' , 'daybreakers' and the rest. they just didn't have the money to spend to do it right probably. YOu do see depth here though, it's just not as obvious as one could hope for. But I like bad movies and even give them there own scale.(horror movies that is). this is worth getting for a cheap price , and not for the 3d really. just like those many other flicks that the germans are slinging out in 3d to get sales.


Let It Be
Let It Be
Price: £9.99

4.0 out of 5 stars a tv recording gets a rework by phil spector., 17 Feb. 2013
This review is from: Let It Be (Audio CD)
This is my least favorite beatles cd. It was created from a tv show recording and it's still got lots of good songs on it. But it's not the band at their best for sure. But the beatles not at their best is still far better than most bands best! It has wonderful hits on it and phil spector did a great job with the orchestration on this disc. (he later murdered a hollywood b actress and went to prison) but that doesn't take away from his accomplishment on this disc. Any beatles fan will need this one but fans of rock and pop should get it too, and realize that this isn't even a proper studio disc and this band was this good!.
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Hell On Wheels - Season 1 [DVD]
Hell On Wheels - Season 1 [DVD]
Dvd ~ Anson Mount
Offered by Qoolist
Price: £8.00

5.0 out of 5 stars the bloody west returns!, 17 Feb. 2013
The real west was as bloody and nasty as this show makes it out to be. And it was settled mostly by people who came from everywhere to do it. This is about the creation of a railroad. And this series does a fine job of creating characters. The second season is even more bloody , just like the walking dead another amc series no character except the lead character is safe in this show. It's filmed in canada and the scenery looks much like the old west of nebraska ,etc. This is a fine show without all he cussing of 'deadwood' but with it's violence. (people didn't cuss as much back then in public anyways). amazon.comvideo has the entire first and second series on (instant video)amazon.com
in hd if you want to see it that way. The dvd is ok though.


Strange Vice Of Mrs Wardh [DVD] [1970]
Strange Vice Of Mrs Wardh [DVD] [1970]
Dvd ~ Edwige Fenech
Price: £14.67

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars solid early giallo needs a blu ray release., 16 Feb. 2013
This one features the always talented edwige finch in a true giallo from 1970. It's got all the best hallmarks of that genre too, unseen killers , beautiful women and determined people trying to stop the killer. This one however is perhaps a little more classy plotwise than some giallos but it's still one of the more popular giallos out there. ON dvd this looks great and this surely could do with a blu ray release. Shameless alwsys delivers , just like blu underground with fine prints and good dvd's. their american counterpart No shame also did a great job , but they went out of business years ago. Still we have this fine company keeping these giallo/horror movies alive on dvd for us. Now where's that blu ray!. This is a italian movie with subtitles or a english dubbed soundtrack.


Loud'n'proud
Loud'n'proud
Price: £8.17

3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars awesome hard rocker from true masters., 16 Feb. 2013
This review is from: Loud'n'proud (Audio CD)
Nazareth made some of the best hard rock /metal of the 1970's. This waa one of their better ones too, it has great songs on it like 'teenage nervous breakdown' which is cover from the late lowell george's "little feat' band. It also has the classic 'go down fighting' , the grinding 'ballad of hollis brown' and other great songs. It is a powerful cd filled with melody and trademark nazareth hooks and vocal stylings. It's like good scotch wiskey too, it just gets better with age!. There are several versions of this on cd with various bonus tracks. I have them aLl!. That's how high I place nazareth as a priority in my hard rock collection.


Battleship (Blu-ray + Digital Copy + UV Copy) [Region Free]
Battleship (Blu-ray + Digital Copy + UV Copy) [Region Free]
Dvd ~ Liam Neeson
Price: £6.69

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars you didn't sink my battleship!, 16 Feb. 2013
This movie is easy to attack on many levels. Items like the fact that the aliens often just let the warships sit there and don't finish them off for long periods of time. BUT it's still a fun romp in which the navy saves the world! And in this day of endless antimilitary movies it's refreshing to see a promilitary movie!. This one borrows from all the recent alien invasion flicks in many ways, but it differs in that it's the alled Navies that's that's doing the fighting. The part that probably drove some people mad was they way they used bouys to simulate radar and you had red strikes similiar to the GAME battleship. Still this movie runs very quickly and is full of action. The aliens are very humanoid in this flick and that may not be to some peoples liking. The blu ray looks great and this movie had a monster budget, which it didn't make back unfortunately for it's studio. Still The huge budget shows here and the film is a good way to spend a few mindless hours of entertainment. There is a made for dvd film called 'american battleship" that is also promilitary and actually features more fighting with a battleship against aliens!. That one is low budget but still worth watching if you enjoyed this film. Sure this is not great cinema , but it's fun cinema , and cinema that is very familiar to fans of modern sci fi.


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