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The Good Wife - Season 4 [DVD]
The Good Wife - Season 4 [DVD]
Dvd ~ Julianna Margulies
Offered by MusicnMedia
Price: £14.45

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3.0 out of 5 stars A fine show over 4 series with some notable highs and ..., 20 July 2014
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A fine show over 4 series with some notable highs and a few lows (some awful over acting at times). This series was let down by the obnoxious story line with Khalinda and her husband - just cringeworthy.
The personal story lines are never quite 100% right and stretch credulity in this show, though. Julianne Margulies isn't the sharpest actor and maybe her 'Producer' credit and status makes directors reluctant to rein in her worse tendencies.
The contrast between network and cable shows is always amusing - with swear words bleeped out in TGW in ludicrously creative ways. This isn't The Wire, West Wing (though, actors from these pop up in TGW), Boardwalk, Justified or Breaking Bad (to name a few) but leaves most network shows in the dust.
And still binged on it - and looking forward to series 5.


The Trip to Italy [DVD]
The Trip to Italy [DVD]
Dvd ~ Steve Coogan
Price: £6.90

4.0 out of 5 stars Not as laugh-out-loud funny as The Trip and not enough explanation of the ..., 20 July 2014
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This review is from: The Trip to Italy [DVD] (DVD)
Not as laugh-out-loud funny as The Trip and not enough explanation of the food - but a lot more picturesque than north of England in autumn or winter.
Coogan seemed a lot more generous in his attitude to Brydon, who actually seemed less so than in the original. As though the roles and status had been reversed.
I'm a fan of both, but I suspect if you don't know them and their style this wouldn't be much fun.
The Trip series was better than the film version. In this case the film version might be preferable.


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