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Bill Hicks: Totally Bill Hicks - It's Just A Ride/&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Bill Hicks
3 of 5 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Timeless Material, 17 Oct 2006
Many people have said "Hicks wasn't that great - its Kurt Cobain syndrome". Hicks is still popular now not because of his untimely death, but because of the truth behind his ideals and his comedy.

Many people complain that there is a very dark side to his material - the "goat boy" routine for example - it's genius is in the darkness - and all of those wondering if he's being serious with this material are doing exactly what he intended - thinking about something instead of taking it at face value because society conditions us to.

Anyone doubting the passion and the genius in his routines should ask themselves: "How can anyone who does 250 comedy gigs a year, for three… Read more
Firefly - The Complete Series [DVD] [2003] <b>DVD</b> ~ Nathan Fillion
10 of 11 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Check the numbers..., 1 May 2006
I could rant about how good this show is.

I could tell you its a must-see and the character driven story has been well thought out.

I could tell you that im quietly planning to kill the network execs who cancelled it origionally.

But i wont. I think the fact that at the time i reviewed this out of 183 reviews, only 6 gave it less than four stars says it all really.

When have you heard of a 96% approval rating on a DvD by a panel of independent reviewers?

Im betting you havent until now, i watch a LOT of series / film reviews (film critic in my spare time) and do a lot of independent reviews etc, and offhand i cant recall ever having… Read more