5 of 8 people found the following review helpful
The item I received is counterfeit. The evidence:
1) The packaging claims the card contains utility software for android yet the card was empty.
2) Every attempt to copy files failed with copy errors.
3) The industry standard external media testing utility h2testw.exe reported the card as only containing 6GB
Conclusion: obvious counterfeit. I am seeking a refund.
76 of 82 people found the following review helpful
This is the review I would have liked before buying this blu-ray title.
I don't understand why this title has only been published for the German market. Perhaps it has a stronger following over there. Anyway, although the packaging and disk art is in German, once the movie's playing, that's all irrelevant.
I took the risk in getting this German import because although the movie is deeply flawed it has qualities that I really appreciate. The soundtrack by Toto is stunning and Brian Eno's "Prophecy Theme" is haunting. The story is epic. As a kid I was a fan of the book series and was deeply disappointed when the movie came out and was universally slated by the… Read more
50 of 53 people found the following review helpful
This is the review I would have liked before buying this blu-ray title. I was put off by the "Blu-ray/Upscale Comparison" review but wanted the disk so much I took the risk.
I do not understand how that reviewer could detect "little difference" between the blu-ray and DVD versions. Upscaling cannot produce detail which is not in the video signal, only interpolate to make the picture smoother.
Ghandi benefits from high definition detail in a variety of types of scene:
1) Close-ups of actors faces when delivering great performances. This movie is an epic and was a phenomenon in its time. Its 8 oscars are an indication that it wasn't just because of its… Read more