Dominic W. Hawes

"Albert Spica"
(REAL NAME)
 
Helpful votes received on reviews: 94% (65 of 69)
Location: CA, USA
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,414,522 - Total Helpful Votes: 65 of 69
Derek And Clive Get The Horn [DVD] [1979] <b>DVD</b> ~ Dudley Moore
59 of 62 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant, 28 Jan 2006
Look... this isn't for everyone. It's Peter Cook and Dudley Moore going back for one last excursion into the world of "Derek and Clive." For the uninitiated, Pete and Dud hit on an unsurpassed comic concept of wallowing in vulgarity and absurdity which knew no bounds. Fortuntately, Cook was a brilliant comic who was at his best at improvisation. Moore could not have been a better "foil" and was able to keep up with Cook's ideas and helped taking them all the way to their - sometimes very clever or dreadful - end.
This is the only filmed document (that I'm aware) of their collaboration on this particular comic endeavor - and its priceless. There's been a… Read more
Absolution Tour [DVD] [2006] <b>DVD</b> ~ Muse
6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
I was a bit hedgey buying this thing based on the snooty reviews I read on some of the fan boards, and even on this site. I picked it up anyway as, to date, Muse has never put out anything close to a "cash-in" (look out for some of those priceless b-side collections and DVD/CD-ROM extras floating around).
This disc contains a really terrific performance, helped along with decent direction and editing - not to mention the crowd enthusiasm (with the occasional sing-a-long!). On top of that Matt Bellamy can't resist changing the songs up just enough - without changing the core of them - maybe even improving on them sometimes.
Highly recommended. And no, this was not a… Read more

Wish List

Curse Of The Fly [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Brian Donlevy
Curse Of The Fly [DVD] DVD ~ Brian Donlevy