Jules

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Divinity Original Sin (PC DVD) by Ikaron
Played on: Windows 7 64 bit.
Copy protection: Steam.

Divinity original Sin is a classic isometric RPG, that started out as a kickstarter project (i.e funded by the public) from Belgium based, Larian Studios, and has progressed into an even greater game that is still being worked on to improve it (you can follow their updates on Youtube). I bought it a couple weeks ago, it's a more complete product now & it's had me so engrossed that i don't realize how long iv'e been playing a session. Iv'e restarted many times , testing the water & finding that team combination i want. Now having sunk 70 hours into it, iv'e still only reached the 2nd Town (Silverglen). The gameplay is… Read more
The Call [DVD] [2013] <b>DVD</b> ~ Halle Berry
The Call [DVD] [2013] DVD ~ Halle Berry
4.0 out of 5 stars Don't hang up, 14 Sep 2014
Experienced 911 operator Jordan Turner (Berry) isn't going to let the same fate happen to another young girl that's been kidnapped on her watch. So she takes matters into her own hands with a more proactive approach to her job.

The Call's early introduction to the intriguing duties/procedures of the varied tasks & pressure involved as a 911 operator, quickly maneuvers into the extremes of the job. As a home invasion call quickly grabs your attention with it's tense unfolding horror & sowing the tragic seeds for the lead character. Flashing forward 6 months in a brief moment of calm, as thereafter you don't have much time to catch your breath as the abduction of another girl… Read more
The Truth About Emanuel [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Kaya Scodelario
The Truth About Emanuel [DVD] DVD ~ Kaya Scodelario
3.0 out of 5 stars Reconciling loss, 6 Sep 2014
Emanuel (Scodelario) is a troubled teen who doubts her existence due to self guilt about the death of her mother during child birth, which gives her a very different outlook on life. The arrival of new neighbor Linda (Biel) and her secret , intertwine , as their personal tragedies come to ahead.

Overall The Truth About Emanuel is an interesting dark drama with some splashes of humor. That endears you to the solemn lead duo in Scodelario & Biel, as their close kindred spirit relationship grows, which at times throws out sexual tension due to the beautiful actresses & close nature of their relationship. But that's as far as it goes, as they try hit home that Linda is like the… Read more