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Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace [DVD] [1999]
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace [DVD] [1999]
Dvd ~ Ewan McGregor
Offered by HalfpriceDVDS_FBA
Price: 17.98

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars good or bad, 18 Sep 2013
Qui gont jinn and Obi Wan Kenobi are jedi knights.Who are on a mission to naboo. they are saving the people.

their ship crashed on Tattoine. And there comes darth maul behind them.And they meet Anakin.

there are romantic bits.And sci-fi bits.

It was alright.

But was it as good as the others ?

No!

23456 was better find it out!

3 was better film because there was more sci-fi!!!


Yahoo! Web Analytics: Tracking, Reporting, and Analyzing for Data-driven Insights
Yahoo! Web Analytics: Tracking, Reporting, and Analyzing for Data-driven Insights
by Dennis R. Mortensen
Edition: Paperback
Price: 24.38

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Covers extensive ground; very comprehensive, 16 Jun 2009
Dennis Mortensen has written what could become to be regarded as the definitive hands-on guidebook to entry-level analytics and beyond. Y!WA is a seasoned tool with massive flexibility, and it's fair to say, that the learning process which is assidiously described here for users of Y!WA would contribute to understanding just about every analytics package out there.

Of course, the most important usage of any web analytics package has to be seen as the creation of insights, and the adding of value to the property, whether from a straightforward merchandising perspective, or from a communications standpoint. The end-goal - insights and ideas for tuning content - forms the basis of Dennis' approach throughout. The final chapters of the book, especially concentrating on processing data and applying mathematical models, are particularly relevant to those involved in advanced web analysis - an exciting and evolving discipline, depicted with enthusiasm and clarity in this book.

It's this enthusiasm that makes the book a great start for anyone seriously looking towards using a powerful web analytics tool to its maximum capability. And these days, disregarding web analysis is not a serious option.


A Taste Of Honey [DVD] [1961]
A Taste Of Honey [DVD] [1961]
Dvd ~ Rita Tushingham

45 of 49 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Defines an era, 4 Jun 2004
This film defines the beginning of the sixties, with Britain emerging out of the long years of postwar austerity, and as such, is useful for students of postwar history as well as cultural studies. More than anything, it depicts, without romanticism, the working class ! The pub scenes and a crowded Blackpool depict a bygone age when youth culture was becoming available to all, technology hadn't wiped out people's jobs and much of the Victorian housing hadn't been cleared in favour of housing blocks.
For people now in their 20s and 30s, this film marks the start of "our time" - which could mean single parenthood, awkward adolescence and materialism - amongst other things... and I'm sure our heroine Jo would make a good mother, in her own way. Does she remind anyone of their own mother? Time has aged this film like a classic wine.
Whilst the film doesn't romanticise the people involved, it is certainly a film with a sweeping romantic current. Expression of this is through the powerful and consuming but often clumsy, doomed relationships depicted in the film. Arguably this is the first and last social(ist) realist love films.
Salford does look pretty grim in this film, littered with smokestacks and factories, but there is so much depth in the performances of Murray Melvin, Rita Tushingham and especially Dora Bryan, that an eventual view of the city emerges as a human, even compassionate place.
Of course if the director and writer had set out to make such an epoch-defining film it wouldn't have happened. But it appears they stumbled into making what I would argue is one of the finest British films ever made.
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