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Philips SBCHC130 Lightwear Infra Red Headphones by Philips
20 of 26 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Pump Up The Volume, 15 April 2005
Okay, so they're only twenty quid, but I was expecting a little more in the way of oomph. My iPod earphones (ie. the standard ones you get with it) are considerably more powerful than these. Also, the background hiss is audible and irritating. These are alright for watching television I suppose, but any music fan who appreciates being able to crank it up would be best advised to avoid.
The Low Down [DVD] [2001] <b>DVD</b> ~ Aidan Gillen
The Low Down [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Aidan Gillen
11 of 12 people found the following review helpful
OK, cards on the table time. You're either going to love this desperately, feel protective towards it, and sing its praises with evangelical zeal at every opportunity, or be profoundly unmoved.
The difference, I suspect, is one of identification with the characters' semi-slacker existence and the nuances of twentysomething friendships.
Aidan Gillen, best known as Stuart from Queer As Folk, stars as Frank, a props maker approaching a crossroads in his life. He has all but outgrown his student-flavoured life with its squalid accommodation, juvenile jokes, and dysfunctional mates but has yet to admit the fact to himself.
Director Jamie Thraves opts for a naturalistic, new wave… Read more