Simon Koranter

Helpful votes received on reviews: 83% (95 of 115)
Location: Slovenia


Top Reviewer Ranking: 155,368 - Total Helpful Votes: 95 of 115
The Admiral [Blu-ray] <b>Blu-ray</b> ~ Kôji Yakusho
The Admiral [Blu-ray] Blu-ray ~ Kôji Yakusho
12 of 24 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Simply Boring, 30 Sep 2012
First of all, not to cause any historical controversy, Japan was an axis force in WWII and provoked war with the USA. They also occupied China and performed horrible atrocities over the Chinese people, sickening experiments in numerous "medical facilities" all over Asia. There's no doubt whatosever they were on the "evil" side. They cannot change that fact or make their actions rightful, no matter what they do or say now. That's that.

And now, about the movie. Have watched it, obviously. And my first and foremost impression is: absolutely boring! This movie could've easily been a stagepiece. The majority of scenes are shot inside, in a studio. There's hardly any open scenes, very… Read more
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three [Blu-ray] [1974&hellip <b>Blu-ray</b> ~ Walter Matthau
2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Disc Will Not Play, 18 Jun 2012
Very disappointing, the disc will not play. Received the replacement with the same problem.

This should be discountinued and a proper stock made available as soon as possible. Have been waiting very long for this to finally come out, and am now very disappointed.
USS Sea Viper [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Tim Large
USS Sea Viper [DVD] DVD ~ Tim Large
38 of 38 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Seeing Is Believing, 11 Jun 2012
This is what a movie would look like if it was done by a group of small children on a budget of say GBP 24.99. The script is ridiculous, acting horrible, direction obviously got lost somewhere along the line and failed to show up at the shoot.

This is supposed to be an important story of WW2, but even after forcing myself to reach the end of this disgrace, I still have no idea what the big story is about. The only thing I found amusing is the (supposedly) British officer. He keeps breathing heavily (maybe a relative of the heavy breather in Student Bodies?), showing his snowy white teeth and nose hair, while his British accent is something he could've picked up in a cheap novelty… Read more

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