Mr. P. J. Thorne

Helpful votes received on reviews: 92% (98 of 107)
Location: Scottish Highlands
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Top Reviewer Ranking: 83,516 - Total Helpful Votes: 98 of 107
The Lone Ranger (Blu-ray) <b>Blu-ray</b> ~ Johnny Depp
The Lone Ranger (Blu-ray) Blu-ray ~ Johnny Depp
92 of 100 people found the following review helpful
I also enjoyed this film more than I expected and ended up greatly moved by it. The negative critical reviews (understandably) just looked at it as another Pirates of the Caribbean blockbuster action comedy (which is no doubt what Disney hoped for too!) and it certainly fails there. BUT if you don't expect that and keep an open mind you'll find an intriguing film that, if you have a soul, may get you unexpectedly with its pathos, cinematography and fantastic soundtrack juxtaposed with the bizarre and surreal. I was rather bored for the first 20 minutes but then the film totally hooked me and I was nearly in tears by the closing sequence, in a good way! I didn't expect that at all. The… Read more
2.0 out of 5 stars Did not work, 24 Feb 2013
Did not work when I replaced battery on my Dell XPS, although it did fit. Of course there could be something else wrong with the computer stopping it from charging it, hard to know... Delivery was good, no problem with company.
Bleak Expectations: The Complete Fourth Series (BB&hellip by Mark Evans
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Still very good!, 2 July 2011
As the lack of reviews and an unfair one star grading from a previous reviewer has the stars skewed down to three I thought I better put in a quick correction to try to get the star ratings back up (using my patented, swan powered, ratings correction device). Series 1 - 3 all have close to five stars from a wider range of reviewers averaged out, which is quite an achievement, but fair because it is very, very good. So series 4 with only 3 stars doesn't look right. My family (five of us age range 9 to 47) found it as funny as the previous three series so are obvously tickled by different things to the one star reviewer, (who is possibly still aggreived by Mr Benevolent's failure to fly… Read more

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