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Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 ——

La Femme Nikita - The Complete Fifth Season (2006)

"For completists."

Posted Oct 25, 2006

James O'Ehley

2 ——

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Collection - Vol. 10 (2006)

"Probably the show that exemplifies Generation X'ers the best since it is so drenched in self-aware irony . . ."

Posted Oct 16, 2006

James O'Ehley

3 ——

Lathe of Heaven (2002)

Posted Oct 14, 2006

James O'Ehley

4 ——

The Lathe of Heaven (1980)

"Proof that good stories can survive almost anything you can throw at them, in this case a low budget and a bad DVD transfer . . ."

Posted Oct 10, 2006

James O'Ehley

5 ——

10.5: Apocalypse (2006)

Posted Oct 8, 2006

James O'Ehley

6 35%

The Lake House (2006)

"Most time travel stories %u2014 even in the hands of the best writers %u2014 are riddled with plot paradoxes and logic problems, and The Lake House is alas no exception . . ."

Posted Oct 2, 2006

James O'Ehley

7 10%

Pulse (2006)

"To add to the insult there isn't even some nudity . ."

Posted Sep 19, 2006

James O'Ehley

8 80%

District B13 (Banlieue 13) (2006)

"The stunt-work in District B13 is the film's biggest strength . . ."

Posted Sep 18, 2006

James O'Ehley

9 ——

Battlestar Galactica - Season 2.5 (2006)

"Contains episodes 11 to 20 of what is probably the best sci-fi show on TV right now . . ."

Posted Sep 18, 2006

James O'Ehley

10 48%

Beowulf & Grendel (2006)

"Will most likely appeal the most to Medieval history students and die-hard Sword & Sorcery fetishists who get off on all that chain-mail armour and profuse facial hair . . ."

Posted Sep 14, 2006

James O'Ehley

11 ——

Supernatural (1995)

"Think The X-Files, but without any UFOs or aliens and you'll have a good idea of what to expect . . ."

Posted Sep 6, 2006

James O'Ehley

12 71%

This Island Earth (2000)

"Most people will know This Island Earth as the 1950s sci-fi movie featured in the big screen version of Mystery Science Theater 3000 . . ."

Posted Sep 6, 2006

James O'Ehley

13 ——

Surface - The Complete Series (2006)

"'Spielbergian' is the adjective best used to describe this short-lived 2005 television series, but that isn't necessarily a bad thing . . ."

Posted Aug 29, 2006

James O'Ehley

14 ——

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Volume 5 (2006)

"It is doubtful whether anyone over the age of eight would be interested in this."

Posted Aug 24, 2006

James O'Ehley

15 ——

Beneath the Surface (2000)

"Short-lived sci-fi TV series that got great reviews."

Posted Aug 21, 2006

James O'Ehley

16 94%

Gojira (1956)

"Contains both the original 1950s Japanese version and the American version."

Posted Aug 21, 2006

James O'Ehley

17 85%

The Descent (2006)

"I rather resented the way in which it managed to scare the heebie-jeebies out of me . . ."

Posted Aug 17, 2006

James O'Ehley

18 ——

La Femme Nikita - The Complete First Season (2003)

Posted Aug 17, 2006

James O'Ehley

19 ——

Invasion - The Complete Series (2006)

"Mixture of 1950s invasion flicks and a modern X-Files sensibility."

Posted Aug 15, 2006

James O'Ehley

20 ——

La Femme Nikita - The Complete Fourth Season (2006)

"An ultra-secret spy agency that only employs good-looking people wearing the latest and most trendy outfits! Yup, it's La Femme Nikita!"

Posted Aug 10, 2006

James O'Ehley

21 ——

The Black Hole (2006)

Posted Aug 10, 2006

James O'Ehley

22 73%

V for Vendetta (2006)

"One somehow feel that somehow more stuff could have been crammed onto the second disc."

Posted Aug 5, 2006

James O'Ehley

23 51%

The Fountain (2006)

"Had this been the 'Sixties hippies would have watched it stoned . . ."

Posted Aug 2, 2006

James O'Ehley

24 ——

Tales from the Crypt ()

Posted Jul 27, 2006

James O'Ehley

25 ——

Tales from the Crypt - The Complete Fourth Season (2006)

"These supposed 'immoral' tales were actually quite moral since few of the murderers in them ever got away with any of their crimes and were always punished for them."

Posted Jul 24, 2006

James O'Ehley

26 ——

Look Up in the Sky: The Amazing Story of Superman (2006)

"An extensive, well-researched almost two-hours long look at Superman in all his incarnations throughout the years . . ."

Posted Jul 19, 2006

James O'Ehley

27 76%

Superman Returns (2006)

"Lois Lane may have won the Pulitzer prize for journalism, but she is one lousy speller . . ."

Posted Jul 10, 2006

James O'Ehley

28 46%

Close Your Eyes (Doctor Sleep) (2002)

"A solid little British occult thriller."

Posted Jul 4, 2006

James O'Ehley

29 ——

O.C. - The Complete First Season (2004)

"Boasts some clever and fresh writing as well as passable CGI special effects and some decent acting, making it one of the best SF TV shows doing the rounds."

Posted Jul 3, 2006

James O'Ehley

30 ——

Adventures of Brisco County Jr. - The Complete Series (2006)

"Features one of the most criminally underutilized actors of our time, namely Bruce Campbell . . ."

Posted Jul 3, 2006

James O'Ehley

31 ——

Dan Aykroyd Unplugged on UFOs ()

"Part fawning celebrity interview, part UFO agitprop Dan Aykroyd Unplugged on UFOs is yet another one-sided documentary on the existence of UFOs."

Posted Jun 29, 2006

James O'Ehley

32 58%

X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)

"Thankfully there are no nipple caps to be found on Wolverine's costume . . ."

Posted Jun 15, 2006

James O'Ehley

33 9%

Ultraviolet (2006)

"Director Kurt Wimmer claims to have written Ultraviolet specifically with lead actress Milla Jovovich in mind. No, I don't know what Jovovich did to deserve this either . . ."

Posted Jun 15, 2006

James O'Ehley

34 ——

4400 - The Complete First Season (2004)

Posted Jun 1, 2006

James O'Ehley

35 70%

Mission: Impossible III (2006)

"This latest instalment delivers on everything one would expect from a Mission Impossible movie . . ."

Posted May 2, 2006

James O'Ehley

36 76%

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe (2005)

"The odds are quite good that you'd exit the movie theatre pretty much disappointed."

Posted Apr 1, 2006

James O'Ehley

37 84%

King Kong (2005)

"This is a splendid matinee show and also easily the best blockbuster flick of 2005."

Posted Mar 25, 2006

James O'Ehley

38 ——

Ring of the Nibelungs (Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King)(Sword of Xanten) (2006)

"The first hour is rather silly and the plot lacks focus, but things actually improve in the second half . . . "

Posted Mar 23, 2006

James O'Ehley

39 89%

The Muppet Movie (1979)

" Kids today may find them old-fashioned but we think they're rather sweet . . ."

Posted Mar 14, 2006

James O'Ehley

40 ——

Lost - The Complete First Season (2005)

"This show's writers might just end up writing themselves into a corner . . ."

Posted Mar 14, 2006

James O'Ehley

41 10%

Pulse (2006)

Posted Mar 2, 2006

James O'Ehley

42 73%

V for Vendetta (2006)

"The most avowedly political movie in ages!"

Posted Mar 2, 2006

James O'Ehley

43 73%

Pulse (Kairo) (2005)

" Part meditation on the existential loneliness of Japanese society, part horror/sci-fi movie Pulse is often incomprehensible and the net effect is like being caught in a feverish dream . . . "

Posted Feb 23, 2006

James O'Ehley

44 55%

Dune (1984)

"It's like watching a Reader's Digest synopsis of the novel."

Posted Feb 11, 2006

James O'Ehley

45 19%

Doom (2005)

"It has a generic looking group of black-clad marines running endlessly down dark corridors with heavy metal guitars pounding away on the soundtrack . . . always a bad sign."

Posted Feb 5, 2006

James O'Ehley

46 98%

Repo Man (1984)

"Pure weirdo fun."

Posted Feb 4, 2006

James O'Ehley

47 58%

Night Watch (Nochnoi Dozor) (2006)

"Easily recommended Russian fantasy/horror . . ."

Posted Feb 3, 2006

James O'Ehley

48 43%

Immortel (ad vitam) (Immortal) (2004)

Posted Jan 12, 2006

James O'Ehley

49 100%

King Of The Ants (2003)

"Those with stronger stomachs however won't be disappointed by this unexpectedly good film."

Posted Dec 28, 2005

James O'Ehley

50 ——

Mysterious Island (2005)

"Vinnie Jones as a pirate captain taking his performance cue from a pantomime he has probably seen recently"

Posted Dec 22, 2005

James O'Ehley

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