DAVE HORN

"Dave Horn"
On holiday in Summer 1976
Top Reviewer Ranking: 2,810
Helpful votes received on reviews: 82% (626 of 761)
Location: Ellington Village, Northumberland, GB
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 2,810 - Total Helpful Votes: 626 of 761
suicide jockey 45 rpm single ~ TYLA GANG
I bought this single at Skydog Records in Paris (while my GF went to the near by Louvre) in Summer 1975 along with The Doors "Live at The Roundhouse". It's a rawer, rockier version of the album track and all Ducks Deluxe or Tyla Gang fans should own a copy. It rocks like a bitch and must be the best or at least best equal Tyla Gang track, way outdoing the album version which is tame in comparison.

The B-side "Cannons of the Boogie Night" is no slouch either, being easily of single A-side quality and perhaps bearing some similarity, at least in style, to another Tyla Gang single "Dust on the Needle". Even at 10 the single is decent value and it's… Read more
The Betsy (Region 2) <b>DVD</b> ~ Robert Duval&hellip
The Betsy (Region 2) DVD ~ Robert Duvall, Katharine Ross, Tommy Lee Jones Laurence Olivier
I remember the book being a really exciting read some 40 years ago, indeed I seem to remember buying a copy marked "Unexpurgated version" here in GB (or perhaps it was abroad on holiday).

The film is anything but unexpurgated being sanitised with all the excitement taken out so it didn't fall into the "unrated" category for the American market. There's simply too little of cars and sex to make it the least bit exciting.

It's nicely shot, with decent quality picture and sound but the story is now just too tame and actually suitable for family viewing, violence being limited to only the odd shooting and sex scene with nothing untoward on view… Read more
Betsy [DVD] [1978] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] <b>DVD</b> ~ Laurence Olivier
I remember the book being a really exciting read some 40 years ago, indeed I seem to remember buying a copy marked "Unexpurgated version" here in GB (or perhaps it was abroad on holiday).

The film is anything but unexpurgated being sanitised with all the excitement taken out so it didn't fall into the "unrated" category for the American market. There's simply too little of cars and sex to make it the least bit exciting.

It's nicely shot, with decent quality picture and sound but the story is now just too tame and actually suitable for family viewing, violence being limited to only the odd shooting and sex scene with nothing untoward on view… Read more