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Live At The Main Point 15th August 1973
Live At The Main Point 15th August 1973
Price: £14.19

4 of 6 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Be careful what you wish for..., 10 Dec 2014
This is not an official Jackson Browne album, and is highly misleading. Avoid.
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Arsenal Greatest Premier League Games [DVD]
Arsenal Greatest Premier League Games [DVD]

7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Good overview of Arsenal's first 20 years in the Premier League, 29 Sep 2013
Pros and cons detailed below, but first a complete guide to all the featured games. Three are featured from each of Arsenal's first 20 seasons in the Premier League:

DISC ONE (1992 - 1998)

1992-93

Liverpool 0-2 Arsenal
Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea
Arsenal 4-3 Southampton

1993-94

Tottenham Hotspur 0-1 Arsenal
Arsenal 4-0 Ipswich Town
Chelsea 0-2 Arsenal

1994-95

Arsenal 3-1 Chelsea
Arsenal 5-1 Norwich City
Aston Villa 0-4 Arsenal

1995-96

Arsenal 4-2 Southampton
Leeds United 0-3 Arsenal
Arsenal 4-2 Sheffield Wednesday

1996-97

Blackburn Rovers 0-2 Arsenal
Arsenal 3-1 Tottenham Hotspur
Newcastle United 1-2 Arsenal

1997-98

Arsenal 4-1 Bolton Wanderers
Arsenal 3-2 Manchester United
Arsenal 4-0 Everton

DISC TWO (1998 - 2006)

1998-99

Arsenal 3-0 Manchester United
Middlesbrough 1-6 Arsenal
Tottenham Hotspur 1-3 Arsenal

1999-00

Chelsea 2-3 Arsenal
Arsenal 5-1 Middlesbrough
Arsenal 2-1 Tottenham Hotspur

2000-01

Arsenal 5-3 Charlton Athletic
Arsenal 5-0 Newcastle United
Manchester City 0-4 Arsenal

2001-02

Arsenal 3-1 Manchester United
Arsenal 3-2 Aston Villa
Manchester United 0-1 Arsenal

2002-03

Leeds United 1-4 Arsenal
Arsenal 3-0 Tottenham Hotspur
Arsenal 6-1 Southampton

2003-04

Arsenal 4-2 Liverpool
Arsenal 5-0 Leeds United
Arsenal 2-1 Leicester City

2004-05

Arsenal 5-3 Middlesbrough
Tottenham Hotspur 4-5 Arsenal
Arsenal 7-0 Everton

2005-06

Arsenal 7-0 Middlesbrough
Arsenal 5-0 Aston Villa
Arsenal 4-2 Wigan Athletic

DISC THREE (2006-2012)

2006-07

Arsenal 3-0 Liverpool
Arsenal 6-2 Blackburn Rovers
Arsenal 2-1 Manchester United

2007-08

Tottenham Hotspur 1-3 Arsenal
Everton 1-4 Arsenal
Derby County 2-6 Arsenal

2008-09

Arsenal 2-1 Manchester United
Chelsea 1-2 Arsenal
Wigan Athletic 1-4 Arsenal

2009-10

Everton 1-6 Arsenal
Arsenal 6-2 Blackburn Rovers
Arsenal 3-0 Tottenham Hotspur

2010-11

Arsenal 6-0 Blackpool
Manchester City 0-3 Arsenal
Arsenal 1-0 Manchester United

2011-12

Arsenal 5-2 Tottenham Hotspur
Liverpool 1-2 Arsenal
Arsenal 1-0 Manchester City

2012-13 (Bonus Match)

Arsenal 6-1 Southampton

Pros:

- Three discs and a huge amount of historic Arsenal footage, all for £14 (at time of writing). Many of the games feature extended highlights, rather than just the goals.

- Arsenal's first end-of-season DVD wasn't produced until 2000/01, so this is a good opportunity to get hold of some of the 1992-2000 content on DVD (much of which had only been available on VHS).

- The packaging and presentation is good, with each disc printed with a different image and the full match listings on the reverse of the sleeve

Cons:

- The older footage (up to around 2002) is presented in 4:3, complete with black bars down the sides, which is rather annoying.

- Much of the original commentary has been replaced, which is to the detriment of the footage. Those with the end-of-season DVDs from 2001 onwards would likely stick to those as they mostly contain the original commentary.

- Due to the format - three games from each season - it's not entirely representative of Arsenal's greatest ever Premier League wins, as many worthy inclusions from 2002-05 are omitted and less important footage from slightly darker times does make the cut.

OVERALL:

Since purchasing this set nearly a year ago, I've only watched it once. As I own many other Arsenal DVDs, I found that a lot of content was repeated, but there's just about enough new material to make it worth owning. Those who aren't such avid collectors will likely find this a very good set, but it's far from perfect, as listed in the cons above.


WWF: Best Of Survivor Series - 1987-97 [DVD]
WWF: Best Of Survivor Series - 1987-97 [DVD]
Dvd ~ Wwe
Offered by HalfpriceDVDS_FBA
Price: £17.98

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Abysmal, 5 Dec 2012
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This is a re-release of a VHS that was originally made available in 1998, and even at £2 it doesn't represent good value for money. The total running time is a mere hour, which means the programme was doomed to fail right from the start. The early years are completely glossed over, with the majority of the footage confined to the latter two years. For what it's worth, the highlighted matches are as follows:

- Hulk Hogan vs. The Undertaker (1991)
- Bret Hart vs. Bob Backlund (1994)
- The Undertaker vs. Yokozuna (1994)
- Goldust vs. Bam Bam Bigelow (1995)
- Bret Hart vs. Steve Austin (1996)
- The Undertaker vs. Mankind (1996)
- Kane vs. Mankind (1997)
- Owen Hart vs. Steve Austin (1997)
- Bret Hart vs. Shawn Michaels (1997)

My advice would be to avoid this, and instead opt for the Survivor Series Anthology DVD sets.


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