Aisha I'm Vibrating

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 83% (60 of 72)
Location: Newcastle, UK
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,702,816 - Total Helpful Votes: 60 of 72
Eternal Blood [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Juan Pablo Ogalde
Eternal Blood [DVD] DVD ~ Juan Pablo Ogalde
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
I enjoyed this film very much but have given it an average 3 stars rating for the dvd itself: beware, grimace inducing dubbing!! I didn't check the specifics of the dvd before I bought it and presumed that it would be English subtitled, however there are no subtitles at all, you can either watch the film in Spanish or dubbed over (badly) with some extremely irritating American accents. The problem is with the dubbing that it highlights a very clunky script with little charm that can usually be forgiven when in subtitle, I can't comment whether this is because quality is lost in translation or because even in its original language it leaves a lot to be desired.

I managed to just… Read more
The Vengeance Trilogy [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Yeong-Ae Lee
The Vengeance Trilogy [DVD] DVD ~ Yeong-Ae Lee
19 of 23 people found the following review helpful
This review is a rating of the films and not any extras, the only reason I gave 4 stars instead of 5 is it is actually cheaper to buy the three films seperately so I'd be more inclined to do it that way.

I'm absolutely enamoured with these films, they are visually astounding and all 3 stories are full with very considered characters making for a very rewarding viewing. Fans of the work of Beat Takeshi's directing style may find similarities in the director's visual methods particularly in the use of close ups. Korea has perhaps been less consistent with its production of exciting new films but these hopefully mark the rise of its quality along with the sublime Tale of Two… Read more
The Ghost [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Ha-nuel Kim
The Ghost [DVD] DVD ~ Ha-nuel Kim
12 of 12 people found the following review helpful
As the other reviewers have noted this film does stick to the now familiar conventions of the Asian horror genre, but what marks it out is how beautifully shot it is and the confidence and style it exudes.

The plot seems a fairly simple tale of haunting after the use of a ouiji board however it soon becomes apparent there is more to this tale and offers quite an interesting twist at the end.

What I liked about this film was the slick style, what particularly stuck with me was the image of the body floating in the water very serenely, it was a very beautiful shot that reminded me of Ada's vision of suicide in 'The Piano'.

I don't know that the film was… Read more

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