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Helpful votes received on reviews: 91% (209 of 230)
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Top Reviewer Ranking: 11,684 - Total Helpful Votes: 209 of 230
Philomena [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Judi Dench
Philomena [DVD] DVD ~ Judi Dench
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
I'm always ready to accept that books and films of the same are often very different, and consequently watch/read with an open mind. Unfortunately this is a very disappointing result, not because it takes a different direction to the book, but because it felt too 'Hollywood'... some scenes were too contrived and far from the natural storytelling that it should have been; I cringed many times and felt it didn't do the story justice. The book is interesting, but is predominantly about the Son's life, with snippets about Philomena... I cried several times, connecting in a way that I didn't get from the film.
uni-ball Posca Ultra Fine Bullet Tip Marker - Blac&hellip by Uni-Ball
5.0 out of 5 stars Just what I needed!, 15 Oct 2013
I was looking for a thin fabric pen to put dots on linen. It's perfect, didn't bleed and easy to use - no need for messy fabric paint and tools. Very pleased and as expected, a very good 'Uni' pen.

For reference - instructions for use are to be found on the pen barrel; pens of this type need the 'up & down' motion on the nib to open the flow - similar to those christmas metallic ink pens with metal barrel!!!
Miranda - Series 1-2 [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Miranda Hart
Miranda - Series 1-2 [DVD] DVD ~ Miranda Hart
I love the 'Miranda' series, and long may her comedic antics continue! A a refreshing comedian with a hilarious take on life's happenings! Such fun!