H. O'Brien

"obrienh"
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Helpful votes received on reviews: 94% (33 of 35)
Location: Dublin, Ireland
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 536,611 - Total Helpful Votes: 33 of 35
Olympia Festival of Nations - The Story of the 193&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Leni Riefenstahl
6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Not the original, 5 Dec 2013
This is a crudely edited 'version' of the original film, completely unrepresentative. It's like a highlights reel, and a poorly transferred one. Do not buy.
Rifle: Steps to Success by Launi Meili
Rifle: Steps to Success by Launi Meili
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Beginner Guide, 25 Dec 2009
Excellent guide for the beginner (like myself). Clear instruction about all basics. Not at all intimidating or overly technical. Just what I was looking for after taking up the sport a few months earlier.
The Birthing House by Christopher Ransom
The Birthing House by Christopher Ransom
25 of 27 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Poor, 8 Sep 2009
So, I fell for it: like so many others here I picked this up because it 'sounded good' and because the first page was intriguing. Unfortunately this is a poorly written novel that is ultimately devoid of atmosphere. In spite of the presence of all the expected genre ingredients and a potentially interesting twist on the 'haunted house' scenario, it is poorly constructed. The characters behave in increasingly frustratingly abstract ways that serve the author's needs above the logic of the story. He seems keen to generate 'moments' and those 'moments' serve the thematic side of things, but the connecting scenes of characterisation and plot fail to sustain a sense of dread. It lurches between… Read more

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