Ness Nayii

Helpful votes received on reviews: 88% (23 of 26)
Location: Yorkshire, UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 3,946,215 - Total Helpful Votes: 23 of 26
Demon Seed [DVD] [1976] <b>DVD</b> ~ Robert Vaughn
Demon Seed [DVD] [1976] DVD ~ Robert Vaughn
14 of 16 people found the following review helpful
Firstly, if you can't handle 70's sound/optical effects, sci-fi without explosions/lazer guns, or heroines that don't turn into sarah Conner-esque avengers by the final act, well you're not going to agree with my rating here.
For everyone else, I think there's a fair chance you might get something worth while out of Demon Seed.
A super computer gets too clever for it's own good, and escapes via a terminal into Julie Christie's fully automated, computerised home before the boffins can shut it down.
The ensuing events comprise a tense battle of wills and minds, with some gloriously strange special effects as the our AI antagonist continues to evolve in it's efforts to become… Read more
Panic in Year Zero & Last Man on Earth [DVD] [1962&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Ray Milland
9 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Overlooked classic, 1 Jan 2008
It is a constant source of amazement to me that Last Man On Earth has not enjoyed a renaissance amongst the horror community, as one is greatly over due!
This film, pure and simple, is a classic! Now you won't get many reviewers, either professional or amataur, putting their name to such a claim. This, possibly, is because people don't want to look unknowledgable: to go against the status quo in either direction (eg, to claim 2001 was cack [no I don't think it is, incidentally], or to say LMOE is great) ivites derision from a staid and unyielding mind set.
It may be said that the lack of budget shows through, or other similar trifles may be focussed on, but in the end LMOE is a… Read more

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