Bob Monroe

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Sherlock - Complete Series 3 [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Benedict Cumberbatch
Sherlock - Complete Series 3 [DVD] DVD ~ Benedict Cumberbatch
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1.0 out of 5 stars Enormous disappointment, 27 July 2014
After the excellent first two series, I was appalled at how the writers now think they can get away with any old 'buddy' slapstick and relegate the Conan Doyle plot - in theory the reason they're there - to a few minutes now and again.

I didn't even finish the second programme.
Peter Cook - The Rise And Rise Of Michael Rimmer [&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Peter Cook
It's remarkable how this film has aged so little. Think Murdoch, think Berlusconi...

Nothing to Declare ( Rien à déclarer ) <b>DVD</b> ~ Karin Viard
OK, let's get the racism thing out the way. The Belgian customs officer hates anything not Belgian and especially the French. Unfortunately they've put him on the French border and his French counterpart is in love with his sister. That's the plot. As someone said, it's like complaining about nudity in a porn film!

Benoit Poelvoorde plays this part brilliantly, dominating the film. The cast are excellent, particularly the incompetent criminal asked to do hide the drugs in a somehwat undignified manner.

I bought it from French Amazon to be sure of getting French subtitles as well as English. (though it says you get them on the UK version, this isn't always the case in… Read more