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Hybrid 3D (Blu-ray + Blu-ray 3D)
Hybrid 3D (Blu-ray + Blu-ray 3D)
Dvd ~ Oded Fehr
Offered by Wowudo
Price: 3.60

3.0 out of 5 stars decent conversion job mostly., 4 Jun 2014
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In Germany they take many films and convert them to 3d using a computer program , this one was done by the studio. The results are great depth on outside shots. And ok depth on inside shots. So it's a step above those many german 3d titles that were done on a home computer. and there are many of those titles. This was made for theatrical release and converted. Just like 'harry potter' was. The story is about a monster that can change itself into a truck or car. It's hard to kill and our heroes are stuck in multi level garage with it. The effects are pretty good too. Of course the whole thing is rather silly. but it's fun to watch and the acting is fine. It was a b movie and not a z movie or c movie as some have claimed. In fact they did have a decent b sized budget for this movie and the cgi looks impressive. THey should have shot in 3d though , it would have been better. The conversion is ok though. This was released in the states as 'superhybrid' in 2010 with a limited release there. The blu ray looks fine and it has a 2d version as well.


Amphibious (3D Vers.) (Blu-ray)
Amphibious (3D Vers.) (Blu-ray)
Dvd ~ Verdi Solaiman
Offered by mecodu-uk
Price: 11.19

4.0 out of 5 stars good b movie made in the phillipines. FILMED in 3d., 2 Jun 2014
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This was filmed in 3d back in 2010. It was not a conversion, instead it was filmed in native 3d. It was a low budget film to be sure but they made the best of what they had and it's a decent traditional monster on the loose film. When you do languages on this one it says 'german , Italy , german, but in fact it has NO Italian language tracks , the second one is a English track. Michael Pare leads the cast here and he's the only one you will know. The effects are very good on this one, they are mix of the old traditional robotic ones and cgi , (computer generated effects). They are quite effective too. If you enjoyed the MANY low budget films of the past featuring giant menacing creature then this one is for you. In this case it's a eupertrid , or giant sea scorpion. they dominated the oceans , long before the dinosaurs were around. Some of them came onto land and became the scorpions we know. In fact scorpions were t he first land animals. The action mainly takes place at a sea platform. Which is fine.I had recently watched 'the carra' or the crabs on dvd and it was made in 1981. It had no cgi but it was a fine low budget monster film. This is like that , only the effects are much better of course. I am a sucker for those big monsters on the loose films . so this was a fun ride for me. If you are a snob and don't like those old movies like 'taratula' of the crab monsters. then you might not like this one. In fact I don't think anyone has made a film like this for the big screen, except on tv, mainly the sci fi channel that is. But this is a true b movie , in every way , with a platform of villains and a big monster ready to eat them all. Theblu ray looks great and the 3d is really excellent. with NO ghosting on my , active 3d tv and glasses. I recently got another german film , 'the cargo' and the ghosting on the blu ray was bad. This one had perfect 3d! It is in 2d as well. however 3d always looks better and more natural and that's a good thing. There are no extras on this disc though.


The Ritz on Fire (Live)
The Ritz on Fire (Live)
Price: 6.99

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars raw and live in 88., 2 April 2014
This is a real cd. It's not a cdr. Which is a big plus. the cd is available on amazon.com, and supposedly on this site as well, it will sound the same as a download so this is still relevant to that format. This was taken from a live radio concert back in 1988 in NEW YORK CITY.
The band is tight here and they were promoting their 'crazy nights' cd at the time. IN fact you get several songs from that tour on here.
"Fits like a glove' , no no no' , and 'crazy nights' none of which are on a regular live release , the other songs are the standards that the band has played for four decades. But back then , the band was around 15 years old. The sound on here is raw , but it's a clear sound because they recorded it at the time it was broadcast. Kiss hadn't played a club since 1973 , so this was a special occasion. If you are a kiss fan looking for a good raw live show , then this one is for you. Or perhaps you are just someone who wants some great melodic metal , the best kind! , then this is also for you. This is not cleaned up , so don't expect that type of sound. Another thing the band was playing very loud , as if they were in a bigger place.!. However you can understand much of what is sung and so kiss fans should want this in your collection. I still collect cds. as it's actually sitting on my shelf besides my other kiss cds as part of a collection. This one will sit next to my 'calling dr love' boot from the same era. ANd that one was printed back in 1989 or so. time flies by so fast. But for a kiss fan , it doesn't matter , we want more of their excellent rock sounds.


Unfinished Business
Unfinished Business
Price: 13.41

4.0 out of 5 stars demos and outtakes and a few gems., 27 Mar 2014
This review is from: Unfinished Business (Audio CD)
This has some fantastic songs on it. 'the elephant man' is the best song on here. There's a alternative version of 'all hells breaking loose' with kiss. And most of the songs have decent enough sound , a few of the demos are not so great soundwise ,but very clear sounding. demos are often done on simple recordings machines. There are snippits of interviews as well. I would recommend this one to any kiss fan. And it's hard to believe that this nice and talented man has been now dead for 23 years. (cancer) . But then it's sad to lose anyone at any age. Some of these songs should have been done by kiss for sure. The shandi demo is not with kiss I believe. But it was his audition tape for the band. This is not a regular completed cd of course , (it's demos and outtakes) if you want that you will be disappointed , but if you want a piece of kiss history and a remembrance of a fine man and talent musician. then you will have that here. rip eric. the rockology cd is a much more completed type of release , if you want that.


Day Of The Triffids [Blu-ray]
Day Of The Triffids [Blu-ray]
Dvd ~ Dougray Scott
Offered by hunting_for_a_bargain
Price: 29.98

4.0 out of 5 stars a very good interpetation., 22 Jan 2014
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This is a very good interpretation of the classic story. However it does move to quickly perhaps. All this happens over weeks not days in the book and first two versions. Still this is a very well made version that sci fi fans can enjoy. In fact all three versions are very good imo. This one was shot in hd and looks outstanding. The 1980 version is superior in some regards perhaps as far as dread and setting goes but this one is a top notch special effects version. The 1960's version was very good too in different ways, but this one is worth owning just because it's so well done effects wise.


A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventure (Blu-ray 3D + Blu-ray + DVD)
A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventure (Blu-ray 3D + Blu-ray + DVD)
Dvd ~ Dominic Cooper
Offered by DaaVeeDee-uk
Price: 17.99

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5.0 out of 5 stars very good kids 3d flick., 22 Jan 2014
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This one is only in 3d in Europe and that's a shame, I have a all region player , so I got it and it's a very good kids flick. the 3d looks stunning here too. This is aimed at very small kids but adults can enjoy it too. Thankfully it's not too expensive either. So 3d fans should add this to their collection and people who like animation can find good enjoyment here. This isn't Disney though, it can't compete on that level , but it can deliver a great kids movie on 3d blu ray for you to enjoy.


The Six Wives Of Henry VIII - Complete Series [1970] [DVD]
The Six Wives Of Henry VIII - Complete Series [1970] [DVD]
Dvd ~ Keith Michell
Price: 17.99

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars classic tv show shines here., 22 Jan 2014
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This show was so well done . In 1970 this came out and was a international hit and it realistically shows "henry the 8th" as he ages and lives in both tyranny and love and some greatness. After all he was loved in his younger days, later he was called 'the mugwarp' by his people. We see both men here. The huge brilliant man of this huge, he was 6.5 in a time when most men were 5.5! And we see him rot away as the old fat ulcered king. The acting here is superb and the whole cast is top notch. This is probably the best version ever of this true story.


Rumpole of the Bailey The Complete Collection [DVD]
Rumpole of the Bailey The Complete Collection [DVD]
Dvd ~ Leo McKern
Offered by MusicnMedia
Price: 21.44

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars this is the whole caseload minus the pilot., 22 Jan 2014
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I had to have this version because the u.s. version is missing a few episodes! The show was hugely popular in the states, as many UK shows are, but this one was way up there because of the leo mckerns performance throughout the long running series. This show is in color and has a excellent cast that kept this a fan and courtroom favorite. Maybe only Perry Mason was more loved than this show was as far a courtroom dramas go. This doesn't have the playhouse pilot though, Which has a different cast partially. That is ot on a single dvd. But they did a fine job on this set and none of the episodes look bad. Some film from that era looks terrible because they mistreated their film stock back then. This one though was so popular that efforts to keep it preserved were very well done. You can't go wrong with this set! it's more complete than the north American one and that's the main point here.


Katyn [Blu Ray] [2007] [Blu-ray]
Katyn [Blu Ray] [2007] [Blu-ray]
Dvd ~ Artur Zmijewski
Price: 8.60

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars true story of the soviets slaughter machine., 22 Jan 2014
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The Soviet union was one of the most monstrous empires in history; And It was the misfortune of the world that that this perverse empire and the Nazi's were around at the same time. Both nations invaded Poland and on both sides slaughters began. The soviets murdered the polish people for so called political reasons the Nazi's for barbaric rascist reasons and more. This film depicts the evil empires act against the polish officers in the early stages of the europeon conflict. It tells it from the polish officers point of view and it's a well made film. top notch in every regard. It has English subtitles and is a true story worth watching. On blu ray this looks sharp and crisp and that is another plus. This is a good historical movie about one of the darkest times in history.


The Hole (2009) (2D+3D) (2 Blu-Ray)
The Hole (2009) (2D+3D) (2 Blu-Ray)
Dvd ~ Haley Bennett
Offered by MediaMondo
Price: 10.34

4.0 out of 5 stars good kid friendly horror., 15 Jan 2014
This was a good film for all ages , shot in native 3d and that is the best kind of 3d for sure. The story concerns a hole that unleashed people fears on them. And it does feature solid performances from the whole cast. WE even get Bruce Dern in a small role in this one. This is not a gory horror film , it is one you could watch with preteens even. It still may scare them though as it features a evil clown doll, a dead kid and cop , and other things. The film moves quickly and looks great on blu ray. I have the steel case verson which was broken in shipping. OH well, if you get a regular blu ray case at least you can replace it! at least my disc was in good shape. The movie has the 2d version as well. But the 3d is very good here and worth owning for 3d collectors. And owning a all region blu ray 3d player is a good idea. FOr instance this year , they are relaseing 'man in the dark' 3d and 'dragonfuly squadron' 3d. both are 1950s films shot in 3d. you can get 'man in the dark' by going to screen archives website. and searching twilight time. With a all region player you can watch those two in the uk. The hole is region b, so I had to use my all region blu ray player on it.


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