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DVD title: Under the Sun (Under Solen)
Productgroup: DVD
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Under Solen

This is a delightful movie. I caught it on late night television. I was actually just about to go to bed when I clicked on to the station showing it. Unfortunately I missed the first maybe 20 mins maybe less.The cinematography was wonderful I have lived in Sweden, and you could feel the heat of a swedish summer day, taste and smell the swedish countryside. I have read the H.E. Bates short story "The Little Farm" I loved the fact that it was set in Sweden. The cast were amazing. The power of this movie was that the viewer was transported into the moment. You were a part of it, a part of the characters lives. You cared very much what happened to them. I wanted it to go on. In fact, I wanted to see the rest of their lives. I really want to buy this movie, but so far it appears to be unavailable. I do hope that will change. Colin Nutley has made another movie using Swedish actors and technicians. Swedish films are unique. I don`t know whether it is the light, or the cinematography, or the casts and crews, but they are able to involve the viewer into the lives of the characters with such ease. The process is magical. "Under Solen" was all of that. Simply magical.Rosy Frier-Dryden

Studio: New Yorker Video
Director: Colin Nutley

DVD title: The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou - Criterion Collection
Productgroup: DVD
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One of the best Criterion has to offer

This charming adventure/comedy follows in the footsteps of the perfect Royal Tennenbuams. With a carryover cast and atmosphere, it presents a quirky, retro peice of filmmaking that is both funny and entertaining. Did not quite pack the punch of Tennenbaums, but still a great film.

Studio: Miramax Home Entertainment
Director: Wes Anderson
Bill Murray
Owen Wilson
Cate Blanchett
Anjelica Huston

DVD title: Scream 2
Productgroup: DVD
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Run Cici run!

This movie was great, i belive it was the best of the series. They brought in my obsession, Sarah Michelle Gellar to play the roll Cici Cooper. She was great, but i cried wen she died... :( hehehe. Courtny Cox and Neve Camble were funny too! if you love seeing the best scream queens (like SMG) run rampid, then go out and buy Scream 2!

Studio: Dimension Home Video
Director: Wes Craven
David Arquette
Neve Campbell
Courteney Cox

DVD title: Paris When It Sizzles
Productgroup: DVD
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This One's A Sizzler!

'Paris When It Sizzles' is a funny, light-hearted masterpiece that is made even better by the two brilliant stars, Audrey Hepburn and William Holden.
Holden plays a famous writer who hires Hepburn to be his typist. But she is not too pleased when he reveals to her that he has not written anything yet, or even thought about the story line! So with only two days to get the script finished, the couple set about coming up with a plot, adding romance, twists, humour, switches, switches on switches, and switches on switches on switches!
The script is then brought to life by the imagination of Holden and Hepburn. With Holden playing the main man, and Hepburn playing the main girl. And also other roles played by Tony Curtis, and a cameo from Audrey's husband at the time Mel Ferrer.
This is an enjoyable film that won't leave you asking any questions. It is one Hepburn and Holden's best. Definitely not one to miss.

Studio: Paramount Home Video
Director: Richard Quine
William Holden
Audrey Hepburn

DVD title: Spider-Man (Full Screen Special Edition)
Productgroup: DVD
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One of the Best Action Movies I've Ever Seen!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I never saw this movie in theaters. The first time I saw the whole movie was when I was in the hospital. It was a very powerful movie. I thought that the web-slinging was pretty cool. The evil laugh of the Green Goblin was, shall we say, interesting. The DVD version is enhanced, so you can see a lot of cool stuff that you couldn't see in theaters. For instance, there is a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Spiderman. All things considered, I really recommend that you see this movie. I've already seen it three times and plan to see it many more times.

Studio: Columbia Tri-Star
Director: Sam Raimi
Tobey Maguire
Kirsten Dunst

DVD title: Tai Chi - 6 Forms, 6 Easy Lessons
Productgroup: DVD
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Clear and concise

Nicely paced, easy to follow, exercise is not difficult but certainly uses the muscles. Would recommend it to older folks also.

Studio: Fox Lorber
Paul Dr. Lam
Paul Lam

DVD title: Buffalo 66
Productgroup: DVD
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a good independent movie

This was a good independent movie. Independent movies tend to be artsy, slow paced and generally boring. While it was artsy, Gallo's use of multiangles and photo montages and that freeze frame thing at the end (watch the movie and you'll see what I'm talking about) borders on pretentious, it kept a good pace and remained interesting throughout. The characters had interesting quirks and flaws. Much has been written about Christina Ricci's performance. While I find Ricci entirely engaging, her performance was too subtle and she seemed bored. In comparison to the other characters, her character is under developed and her story is unexplored. Why? I don't know. She has a strong screen presence but is under utilized. It was difficult finding reasons as to why her character was so tolerant of Gallo's abuse and falls in love so easily with him. What carries the film, in my opinion, was the unique way the story unfolds. Gallo uses a combination of flashbacks and cinematic effects to deliver what could have been a a dull plot. By any standard, this is a good movie made by Gallo's unique vision.

Studio: Universal Studios
Director: Vincent Gallo
Vincent Gallo
Christina Ricci

DVD title: Peter Gabriel - Secret World Live
Productgroup: DVD
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one of the best live concerts I've ever watched

Everyone else who has reviewed this tape has said it all...It's Amazing!! I wanted to let you all know that there is a companion CD-ROM GAME called "EVE". If you LOVE this video like everyone else does, you MUST get the "EVE" adventure as well ...HIGHLY RECCOMENDED!!!!

Studio: Universal Music & VI
Director: Fran├žois Girard

DVD title: The Revenge of the Pink Panther
Productgroup: DVD
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My favorite Pink Panther movie!!!

There are any number of reasons for each film in this much-loved series to be a fan favorite. I certainly wouldn't argue against Shot in the Dark as the all-around best film, or against Strikes Back as having the most big laughs, but Revenge is my personal favorite. I love all the "Godfather" scenes with Sellers because they make me laugh hysterically and I think they rank with the greatest examples of his genius. Like all his best work his portrayal of Mr. Big is both subtle and controlled while at the same time being goofily over the top. And you've got the visit to Dr. Balls, which is as funny as anything in the series and features Sellers'classic rendition of "Little Girls."

Studio: Mgm/Ua Studios
Director: Blake Edwards
Peter Sellers
Herbert Lom

DVD title: Men of Honor (Full-Screen Edition)
Productgroup: DVD
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The Best movie EVER!!!!!

Nothing has made me more proud to be in the Navy than this movie. It so inspiring and truthfull to the old days of the Navy, and the struggle that the minorites had with adversity. This movie proudley depicts the life of Master Diver Master Chief Carl Brashear(Cuba Gooding Jr.), and a strong hearted and hard headed salty old Master Chief Billy Sunday(Robert De Niro)who fights/helps Brashear to fight for his dreams. I went to see this movie 3 times in the theater, and every time the place was packed to the point that we had people standing in the isle to see it. It is a must see and must to add to you collection!!!!

Studio: Fox Home Entertainme
Director: George Tillman Jr.
Robert De Niro
Cuba Gooding Jr.

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