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The Golden Door: Letters to America by A.A. Gill
0 of 2 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Just boring..., 3 Nov 2013
I wish I could find thee words to describe this but every time I start to think about it I fall asleep. Not sure who this guy is but he clearly things rather a lot of himself and I'm totally mystified as to why. If you really feel the need to read this I suggest you wait until it pops up in shed loads in Oxfam as the publishers unload it en masse. It's already dated and out of touch so don't worry about the wait on that count. Garbage.
The Raven [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ John Cusack
The Raven [DVD] DVD ~ John Cusack
2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
No idea how critics can pan this and laud Prometheus. sometimes they're like a herd of thick-headed cattle that have been spooked; one starts charging and all the rest lollop after it.

Okay this film isn't startlingly original but how many are? Still it kept me gripped/interested throughout and the plot held together; neatly if conservatively.

It has a great atmosphere and an understated but interesting performance from John Cusack. Though Luke Evans was in danger of running away with the movie. He has a quiet gravity and masculinity that harks back to the Welsh greats; and is so sorely missing from many vacuum packed male leads these days.

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Sinbad [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Elliot Knight
Sinbad [DVD] DVD ~ Elliot Knight
16 of 24 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars escape..., 30 July 2012
...with Sinbad. Fantastic visual effects and epic scope for a tv production. Also some great acting and the debut of Elliot Knight who makes an assured debut as the eponymous hero.

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