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3 Pair Mens Designer Classic Sport Boxer Shorts Cotton Underwear Briefs Trunks (Large)
3 Pair Mens Designer Classic Sport Boxer Shorts Cotton Underwear Briefs Trunks (Large)
Offered by LikesStyle
Price: £2.95

1.0 out of 5 stars ..., 18 Jan. 2016
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very uncomfortable

HP Envy 4500 e-All-In-One Printer - Black
HP Envy 4500 e-All-In-One Printer - Black
Offered by Babsolo
Price: £89.99

2.0 out of 5 stars Worked fine for about 8 months, 18 Jan. 2016
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This printer was excellent until after 8 months when it kept on printing things for no reason what so ever, it is a good cheap short term fix if you are in desperate need for a printer but don't buy it if you want it to last 3-6 years.

Scooby-Doo: Music Of The Vampire [DVD] [2012]
Scooby-Doo: Music Of The Vampire [DVD] [2012]
Dvd ~ David Block
Offered by ReNew Entertainment
Price: £2.91

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Scooby Don't...., 11 Oct. 2015
Music Of The Vampire is one of the worst Scooby Doo animated movies I've seen the plot is unoriginal and the singing is dreadful please stop milking this franchise it has been damaged enough already.

Game of Thrones - Season 5 [DVD]
Game of Thrones - Season 5 [DVD]
Dvd ~ Kit Harington
Price: £16.19

18 of 48 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Game of Thrones is so brutal it managed to kill itself off., 28 Jun. 2015
Season 5 of GoT is easily the worst season of the series so far I can't believe how much D&D have butchered the source material.

Worst storylines: The worst storyline this season was Dorne it was a complete waste of time and featured the worst acting and fighting choreography in the show.

Arya's Storyline which in the books is really interesting and mysterious but in the show it is boring.

Best storyline: Jon Snow was the highlight of the season and was the only storyline along with Cersei's they didn't manage to screw up.

Best Episode: HardHome easily one of the best episodes of the entire series.

Worst Episode: Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken this episode was filler it did nothing to further the plot and featured a pointless rape.

Deaths: a lot of the deaths this season weren't important and didn't particularly have any impact in the season, they were killing characters this season just for the sake of being brutal which did nothing for the story. In previous seasons most deaths were like chess pieces every death actually meant something.

overall this season has been majorly disappointing and it doesn't give me much hope for season 6.
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Gotham - Season 1 [Blu-ray] [2014] [Region Free]
Gotham - Season 1 [Blu-ray] [2014] [Region Free]
Dvd ~ Ben McKenzie
Offered by SagesGoods
Price: £14.00

11 of 67 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Poor, 19 Mar. 2015
The only reason to watch this show is for Cobblepot, he is the only interesting character in this series and he steals the show every time he is focussed on Robin Taylor does a fantastic job portraying him other than that the show is garbage and not worth your time.

WWE 2K15 (PS4)
WWE 2K15 (PS4)
Offered by Trade-N-Go Gaming
Price: £29.99

7 of 14 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Boring and bland, 21 Nov. 2014
This review is from: WWE 2K15 (PS4) (Video Game)

The Graphics are amazing

The gameplay has had a huge makeover


The roster is tiny

Not much replay value

Key features have been stripped away

A lack of different matches

The Divas suck apart from Natalya and AJ

The DLC and Season Pass have no content as of yet 2K are really letting fans pay for nothing and won't give any updates as to when the content will be available.

a lack of legends

a lack of Divas

Paige still isn't available yet another thing fans have paid for but have not received.

The overalls are all over the place John Cena is rated 96 and The Rock is rated 91 AJ Lee is 82 and the Bella twins are 83 (I wonder who the Bella's had to sleep with to make that happen)

Career mode is a slog to get through

at its core 2K15 is a good, but boring wrestling game. This is why yearly games aren't a good idea 2K should have really postponed the game until next year instead of making barely half a game. I think it's appalling that the content on the season pass and DLC isn't available yet I would highly recommend skipping this game or buy it second hand at a reduced price as it isn't worth £42.00.

Xbox One White Console with Sunset Overdrive
Xbox One White Console with Sunset Overdrive
Offered by 3B-IT Ltd
Price: £199.99

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Good bundle and great customer service on Amazons part, 12 Nov. 2014
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The first time I received this bundle the Xbox One was faulty I didn't think it was fair reviewing a faulty product, so first I'd like to say Amazon were very understanding and sent me another one which arrived three days later I think that is insanely good customer service.

The Xbox is very easy and fast to set up, it downloaded all of the recent updates automatically the layout of the home screen was confusing to navigate around at first, but it's probably due to the fact I've been a PlayStation gamer all my life.

Now to Sunset Overdrive. The download time was atrocious I waited 10 hours the first time around, but after 23 percent it allowed me to play the beginning of the game which was a BIG mistake because when it finished downloading the game was stuck on a installing screen every time I attempted to play on it... I had to uninstall and re-install the game which was infuriating to say the least.

When Sunset finally downloaded and installed properly I got around to playing the early stages of the game the controls are very fluent and the gameplay is very addictive and fun, the art is also beautiful in the game though my one complaint about Sunset Overdrive is that the early stages are rather repetitive, but all in all it's a good innovative exclusive which is hard to find these days overall I am very happy with my Xbox One and game and I would certainly recommend this bundle to everyone.

Earth to Echo [Blu-ray]
Earth to Echo [Blu-ray]
Dvd ~ Teo Halm
Price: £8.99

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Lack luster, 10 Nov. 2014
This review is from: Earth to Echo [Blu-ray] (Blu-ray)
Earth to Echo is a miss mash of Sci-Fi classics. Its a movie that unfortunately struggles to find its own identity because it borrows excessively from other better movies, and it is just boring. Dave Green the director doesn't try to do anything original or creative in this movie, and the dialogue is atrocious in parts. J.J. Abrams already attempted this with Super 8 which is far superior... even my 6 year old nephew lost interest while watching.

The Legend of Korra, Book Two: Spirits [DVD]
The Legend of Korra, Book Two: Spirits [DVD]
Price: £4.99

6 of 17 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Disappointing, 30 Sept. 2014
This season of Avatar fell so far short of the bar set on the previous season it's almost insulting.

The first Season of Korra, while limited in scope, introduced a theme of equality that raised genuine questions within the Avatar world. They managed to create a primary villain who raised valid issues, and yet went about bringing his ideas to reality in a way that was unacceptable and required intervention by the rest of the world, even if you agreed with his premise on equality it was thought provoking.

There is little explanation of the main premise of the villain Unalaq. Why does he want what he wants? They give you hits without explaining anything about exactly how he turned to believing what he believed. What were his motivations? Why did he do what he did? We do not know.

The entire struggle makes little sense, his goals and methods are obscure to the point that we can see that rather than being intentionally mysterious. the writers simply expected love of the series to buoy suspension of disbelief far enough to ride through the credits on the last episode.

There are two great episodes (Beginnings part 1 and 2) where they return to the Avatar tradition of creating a rich world with a history which matters. They bring it back to the first Avatar, and those episodes are worth watching even without the context of the rest of the season as to why we're talking about Avatar Prime.

The rest is crap. Pure, unmitigated crap. Korra does not at any point undergo any personal growth that we can see or understand. Like at the end of Season 1 when she can suddenly airbend for no reason, when she finally connects to her spiritual side not because she has learned introspection but simply because she got depressed, she makes a thoughtless decision at the end of the second season with worldwide repercussions based on nothing more than "maybe this decision wasn't the best one that could have been made generations ago" and then the world swallows it with cheers.

In fact, in the last Episode one of the few decent characters (Aang's son Tenzin) actually goes so far as to say that he has nothing left to teach the Avatar. Uhh, at not a single point since we met her has she grown as a person in the ways you were trying to teach her to grow from the start, she has not learned a damn thing from you that you were there to teach her, and you're saying you're done teaching her?

Korra acts like a stupid, uninformed teenager. If you want that to be her character, that's fine. But having the world cheer in response to that like a teenager's whims are what should decide the fate of a planet is stupid and lazy.

Season 2 was a showcase of all of the bad attributes of Season 1 with none of it's high points save 2 episodes which were expositional background, not current story development.
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Boyhood [Blu-ray]
Boyhood [Blu-ray]
Dvd ~ Patricia Arquette
Price: £7.52

10 of 23 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Style over substance, 27 Aug. 2014
This review is from: Boyhood [Blu-ray] (Blu-ray)
I appreciate the amount of effort that was put in to making this movie, but as much as I wanted to love Boyhood I didn't find the movie as much as a triumph as many other people did.

First, the positives. Filming over 12 years using the same cast really pays off. It's amazing to watch the children grow, their personalities emerge and yet stay the same. The adults are pretty good as well.

I also was impressed by the acting, especially of Patricia Arquette. She has moments of despair that felt real. Ellar Coltrain is good in the leading role.

However, it is not enough for me. It seems to be a trend that well-formed characters are lauded as excellent movies, when in reality it takes more than characters to make a story that works.
I had some of the same issues with The Wolf of Wall Street. In this movie, the audience comes to know the characters, yet the story is absent.

Boyhood spans 12 years and has vivid characters, yet it's hard to nail down what the movie is about. What is the conflict? What is the issue that must be resolved?

Some might think it to be "Will Mason grow up?" but that's a bit vague and not really in question. I hope it's no spoiler to say that Mason does not die in the movie. Time is inevitable and does, indeed, move him into chronological adulthood.
At the outset, I thought the question might be "Will Mason make peace with his absent father?" but that is only a lightly trod theme. The same question applied to the mother applies even less.

I suppose the closest question is "Will Mason come into a sense of himself and the world, will he grow up in some way that matters?" This could be an excellent conflict, but I think the film is more interested in just chronicling Mason's evolution than really examining it.

Perhaps some viewers feel this question is answered. I did not. Mason at the end of the film felt no more in possession of this sense than he did in the beginning. Nor does he reject or fail dramatically. He's still unformed, the question is still open.
Lack of conflict is no minor thing. It gives the framework to a film and the viewer something for which to cheer. I never felt I had an outcome for which to cheer.
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