1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Brought this for my other half as a gift, as the director is an all time favourite of his.
Spent a lot of time researching which of the many variations of release of these movies to buy, and this was justified by the quality of the transfer, and being able to see the scenes as the director intended (not with bits of the edges chopped off as in some of the earlier releases).
The visuals were superb and, never having seen these films before, I found myself completely wrapped up in the stories. The comic touches that lighten the heavy moments are deftly dealt. It's easy to see why his reputation is so well deserved.
Highly recommended not just for fans, but for… Read more
These are almost exactly what I've been looking for in a pair of earphones. They stay in my ears when moving at speed and twisting around, the volume is good, and they have the controls I wanted inline, which best of all actually work with my old 4th gen Ipod nano (a lot of the inline control earphones don't, so that's something to watch out for if you don't have the most up-to-date mp3 whatsit).
Can't comment on bass v. tenor and such as don't really have good enough hearing to get that from a pair of in-ear phones, but they sound fine with my nano, neither losing the bass of the techno tracks, nor losing the vocals in the more folk-oriented tunes.
As a woman with… Read more
10 of 10 people found the following review helpful
Bought this to replace our previous model Tefal Home Grill, which wasn't being promoted at that stage by Jamie Oliver but was essentially the same machine. That lasted a good six years with us using it nearly every week, and only had to be replaced as the grill finally lost its non-stick coating and we managed to burn a hole through the cable.
Lighter than the previous model
Cable safer than previous model
Plates able to be taken out and washed either by hand or in dishwasher
Floating hinge makes grilling food of variable depths really easy
Easily stored on its 'feet', meaning it can be stowed upright.
Instruction manual uses pictures and is… Read more