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Deep Blue [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Alastair Fothergill
Deep Blue [DVD] DVD ~ Alastair Fothergill
9 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Beautiful, 6 Sep 2005
I'm not usually one for nature programmes, but I was entranced by this. This piece of film making is absolutely stunning. There is no need for gimmicks and the (very brief) voice over by Michael Gambon gives just about the right amount of basic information. The shots, of underwater monsters, shoals, killings, and 'firework' fish speak for themselves and are only enhanced by the wonderful music. This shows the natural world at its most beautiful.
Fires ~ Nerina Pallot
Fires ~ Nerina Pallot
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars She's done it again, 14 May 2005
I bought Pallot's first album after hearing 'Patience' once on Radio 2, and didn't regret it.
I hadn't heard any of the tracks from 'Fires' before I bought it, but it's a record that has caught me from the start. The lyrics are once again some of the most intelligent and witty around, but this time the record is far more consistent, with the songs running from the very listenable to the downright marvellous. Stand-outs for me are Geek Love, Mr King and the wistful Damascus. And as an old-school Tori Amos fan I couldn't fail to be drawn to Idaho and Heart Attack which both have the allure of a dark baseline danced over by a twinkling piano (played by Pallot… Read more