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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Chronicles: Art and Design Book Review

The Hobbit- The Desolation of Smaug Chronicles- Art and Design Book

Fans of Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit” films will want to pick up “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Chronicles: Art and Design.” Continue reading

December 25, 2013 Posted by | Book review | , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Adventures Of Tintin Blu-ray Review

“The Adventures Of Tintin” is completely and utterly soulless. Continue reading

March 12, 2012 Posted by | Blu-Ray review | , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lord Of The RIngs (Theatrical Version) Blu-Ray

Okay, I bought the first dvd set of these three films when they came out, and then waitied with most of the public for the extended versions to come out a year later.  Now New Line is doing the same number on the public as before, releasing the theatrical versions of the films in one case, along with dvd extras on dvds (not blu-ray) and making us wait even longer for the films extended versions on blu-ray.  It really sucks that New Line is doing this to fans of the films, who have been devoted and patient for their release on high definition.

This edition really shows that not much effort was put into its release; the films themselves look great but they are bare bone discs with no extras other than BD-Live.  Even the menus are plain and ordinary, without even any animation.  The package itself is also very plain, without an insert or any additional information.

These films, even if they are only the theatrical versions, deserve better than this package.  I’m sure New Line will have the Extended Versions done in time for the holidays, bilking the public to buy the trilogy again, the way it should have been released in the first place.  Rent this edition to enjoy the films; do not buy unless money is no object in your life.

April 3, 2010 Posted by | Blu-Ray review | , , , | Leave a comment

District 9 Blu-Ray

“District 9″ is one of the best science fiction films of the year but could have been even better. Continue reading

December 29, 2009 Posted by | Blu-Ray review | , , , , | Leave a comment

   

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