Mr. G. Barlow

"Liker of all sorts..."
(REAL NAME)
 
Helpful votes received on reviews: 84% (38 of 45)
Location: Hampshire, UK
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 675,854 - Total Helpful Votes: 38 of 45
Live at the Brixton Academy 1999 ~ Atari Teenage Riot
Live at the Brixton Academy 1999 ~ Atari Teenage Riot
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Was in the pit when this was recorded.
We thought this was a joke, or some sort of payback for Alec getting roughed up at a Astoria2 show earlier in the year!
As other reviewer has stated - an impenetrable wall of noise - just like the spectrum loading tapes.
DO NOT BUY if expecting anything ATR.
If you are one for your experimental noise, this may be one for you... but may be worth seeing if you can get a listen before buying blind.

AS far as I'm concerned, it's a Thumbs down.
Nightwatch [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Nikolaj Waldau
Nightwatch [DVD] DVD ~ Nikolaj Waldau
2 of 7 people found the following review helpful
Bought this on a recommendation.
Saw the overwhelmingly positive reviews on imdb and fell victim to the blurb - making it out as a forerunner to "Se7en" and "Saw".

Hate to say it, but found it quite a boring, formulaic Thriller, with not a great deal happening.
A few hints at something interesting about to happen, which result in... not very much.

Difficult to pull off an effective whodunnit, when there's only two real suspects.

It makes me wonder how many people add on a few stars, just because it's a foreign language movie?

I had to laugh - the back claims it's ""Hostel" meets "Se7en""
Mind you, the fact that I paid money out for… Read more
The Official Zombie Handbook (UK) by Sean T. Page
22 of 22 people found the following review helpful
Although I thoroughly enjoyed Max Brooks Zombie Survival Guide, it was a little too americanised for my liking.
Fortunately, Sean Pages Official Zombie Handbook (uk) addresses these issues in spades. Expect your hopes of surviving an outbreak on these shores to be given a short sharp shock - the future in a post apocalyptic UK is not bright, highlighting the failings of our own security forces and indicating where perhaps our hopes for longtime survival lie.
This is obviously a painstakingly researched volume - the level of detail and knowledge behind the countries infrastructure and protocols of our security agencies is quite staggering.
My personal highlight - The volume… Read more

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