Reviews written by dwight-fry

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September 07, 2021
Overall rating
 
10.0
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10.0
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10.0
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10.0
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10.0

L8wrtr himself got it right: what's wrong with the official cut(s) of this movie? Nothing, really. It's a good one. But even that way, this version might surpass it. In...

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dwight-fry
September 02, 2021
Overall rating
 
9.4
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

The second of Zarius' movie-to-TAS Superman edits is a worthy follow-up to Risk and Revelation. Maybe not as well-rounded since the material in Brainiac Attacks was more suited to a...

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dwight-fry
September 02, 2021
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
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10.0

Highly enjoyable short edit that has all the flavor of a classic Superman story. In fact, with its action-packed, no-nonsense approach it reminded me a lot of the Max Fleischer...

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dwight-fry
August 27, 2021
Overall rating
 
9.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

For those who know me it's no secret that despite (or because of) being a lifelong DC fan, I'm very far from a Snyder one, his DC output or otherwise....

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dwight-fry
August 16, 2021
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0
FanMix

Extremely well realized "purist" cut that renders the Muschietti diptych as close to the book as it is likely possible. If this is the structure that helps it work on...

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dwight-fry
August 16, 2021
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
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10.0
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10.0
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10.0
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10.0

This is a tremendously remarkable achievement in editing. I will try not to spoil anything, but let's say that the new structure works wonders and the way the reveals are...

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dwight-fry
August 11, 2021 (Updated: August 11, 2021)
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
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10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
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10.0

Today, for sixty minutes, I was 8 years old again. Memories of being glued to the TV screen watching shows such as "Knight Rider" or "The A-Team" or "Street Hawk"...

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dwight-fry
August 11, 2021
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
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10.0
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10.0
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10.0

I've been consistently enjoying The Warlord's TOS edits a lot, but so far I liked them for what they were: fanmixes, alternatives, experiments, alternate universe items. But this is the...

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dwight-fry
August 11, 2021
Overall rating
 
9.4
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I must start this by admitting that I find both "Prometheus" and "Alien Covenant" a slog to sit through. Any possibilities they might have, and they did have them, were...

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dwight-fry
August 10, 2021
Overall rating
 
9.1
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

This edit doesn't seem to have received much attention overall, likely because the episodes used aren't among the most popular of the series. I must say they aren't among my...

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dwight-fry
July 27, 2021
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

This was a surprising edit in more ways than one. I myself have recently recut the episode "That Which Survives" addressing the problem of Spock's wildly out-of-character behavior in one...

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dwight-fry
July 22, 2021 (Updated: July 22, 2021)
Overall rating
 
9.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
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10.0

This is a truly excellent edit that sadly doesn't seem to be getting too much attention. Maybe that's why most editors choose to concentrate on doing blockbuster edits: those are...

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dwight-fry
July 16, 2021
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

Oh, Dick Tracy. A movie that's quite difficult to evaluate due to being completely at odds with itself. It never really decides if it wants to be Batman '66 or...

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dwight-fry
July 07, 2021 (Updated: July 08, 2021)
Overall rating
 
9.3
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

For me the question was not whether this edit would replace the theatrical cut for me, because that was already achieved by Bionic Bob's "The Shadow Strikes!" many years ago....

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dwight-fry
July 06, 2021
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
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10.0
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10.0
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10.0

The wisest thing WB could do after releasing the awkward, uneven, and disappointing overall Dark Knight Returns two-parter would be canning it completely and making a new one in the...

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dwight-fry
July 05, 2021 (Updated: July 05, 2021)
Overall rating
 
9.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

The Twilight Zone and Star Trek are two of my absolute favorite classic TV shows, so naturally this concept would appeal to me. And "Spectre of the Gun" is the...

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dwight-fry
December 28, 2014
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
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9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
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9.0

Love Happy is the worst Marx Brothers movie (The Story of Mankind doesn't count), but it's still pretty good, more so if you view it as a "Harpo Marx movie"....

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dwight-fry
December 21, 2014
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
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9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
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10.0

I've always liked Lifeforce, not as "so bad it's good" but as a nice 80s update of a fifties style B-movie. But it's true that it had some awkward pacing...

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dwight-fry
December 21, 2014
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0
FanFix

Last Survivor's very welcome comeback edit does not disappoint. My biggest grip with Skyfall, that it's a Christopher Nolan clone with little personality of its own, can not be fixed...

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dwight-fry
October 30, 2014
Overall rating
 
9.1
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I've lost count of how many times I've seen Superman: The Movie. It was an absolute favorite through my childhood, and many more teen and adult viewings followed. As such,...

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dwight-fry
August 31, 2014
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Bionic Bob does it again! Yet another edit of his that removes my need of watching the theatrical cut ever again. It is that good. Bob has...

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dwight-fry
August 30, 2014
Overall rating
 
9.1
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

Quite a solid edit, though I think a little more could have been cut (for starters I've done away with the entire epilogue). Beezo clearly likes this movie more than...

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dwight-fry
May 10, 2013
Overall rating
 
9.4
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

Bionic Bob has prevented a fanedit from ever being created. Because The Shadow is one I had been considering to edit some day, and in a way...

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dwight-fry
April 03, 2013
Overall rating
 
9.1
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
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9.0

This was very cool! At last a version of the remake that fans of the Clouzot masterpiece can watch without feeling tempted to shout expletives at the screen every 5...

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dwight-fry
March 01, 2013
Overall rating
 
9.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

An ellegant Shakespearean edit that has passed a bit unnoticed so far, but that deserves much more acclaim. It does cover roughly the same events than Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, and...

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dwight-fry
March 01, 2013
Overall rating
 
9.4
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
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10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
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9.0

A very well done edit that's kind of an eye-opener regarding the original movies. Apart from the trademark Aronofsky filmmaking style (long tracking shots following the characters from behind, and...

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dwight-fry
February 10, 2013 (Updated: February 10, 2013)
Overall rating
 
9.3
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

"Love means never having to say you're bionic". And now for something completely different, Bionic Bob pulls a Smallville Destiny and discards the villain of the week...

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dwight-fry
February 05, 2013
Overall rating
 
9.1
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0
TV-to-Movie

A very entertaining edit from start to finish. If anything, I would have trimmed the Caesar/politics plotline a little further, focusing on the parts of it that directly affect Pullo...

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dwight-fry
January 19, 2013
Overall rating
 
9.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
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9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0
FanFix

Who could have imagined? The abominable Die Another Day had a fun, entertaining Bond movie hidden behind it! This edit is a revelation. After removing the stupid...

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dwight-fry
January 19, 2013
Overall rating
 
8.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
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8.0
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9.0
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9.0

Hollywood has a real obsession with shoehorning a love story into every movie ever made, whether it needs one or not (apparently to attract female viewers, which I find patronizing)....

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dwight-fry
January 18, 2013
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
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9.0
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9.0

Just a bunch of quite funny guys doing funny things, and lots of alcohol. May not be the brainiest stuff in the world, but I enjoyed the ride. Extra features...

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dwight-fry
December 30, 2012
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
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9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
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10.0

Pure and simple, if this edit doesn't become at least a strong contender for the next FEOTY contest, I'll eat my Sideshow Dr. Zaius 12 inch figure. It's just that...

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dwight-fry
December 25, 2012
Overall rating
 
8.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I think this is a big improvement over the original, as what passed there for character development was just a load of Hollywood cardboard clichés, which are thankfully gone in...

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dwight-fry
December 24, 2012
Overall rating
 
8.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

Very nice combination of the best parts of Spider-Man 1 (the origin) and 2 (the villain) in the style of the already classic Superman: Son of Jor-El. As would be...

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dwight-fry
December 24, 2012
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
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10.0
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10.0
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I'm afraid I can't be quite as eloquent as Neglify, but anyway. I was never that big of a fan of Mars Attacks! because, despite great visual designs and some...

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dwight-fry
November 27, 2012
Overall rating
 
9.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
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10.0
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A very good extended edition that achieves a lot with just a little. The Aunt Petunia scene at the beginning, to be fair, I could do with or without. It's...

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dwight-fry
November 24, 2012
Overall rating
 
8.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
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9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
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8.0

A well made edit, but one that for my tastes has the same problem I find with the unedited show: with the exception of the season finale, the episodes are...

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dwight-fry
November 22, 2012 (Updated: November 22, 2012)
Overall rating
 
9.1
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
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9.0

Halloween H20 was a surprisingly solid slasher for an era, the late 90s, in which the genre was at its lowest ever, dominated by juvenile Scream knock-offs. Still, there was...

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dwight-fry
November 16, 2012
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
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10.0
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9.0
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What, the original show was not all about Tobias Beecher? One would never guess based on this edit. Brutal, gut-wrenching, and to the point, Gatos brilliantly tells the story of...

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dwight-fry
November 07, 2012
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
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9.0
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9.0
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Scream. Goblin. VHS. Tits. Neglify. Need I say more? Of course not, saying "tits" might actually be enough for a lot of you, but I'll say more...

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dwight-fry
November 06, 2012 (Updated: November 06, 2012)
Overall rating
 
10.0
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10.0
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Rocky V is a movie I consider more mediocre and a missed opportunity than utterly terrible. I appreciate the attempt to get back to the roots of what was once...

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dwight-fry
November 06, 2012
Overall rating
 
8.3
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
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8.0
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9.0
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8.0

Now this is something that I didn't think I'd ever see: something made on Windows Movie Maker that's actually watchable! For that only, Sportsman deserves credit. The...

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dwight-fry
November 01, 2012
Overall rating
 
8.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

This edit has been my first encounter with the Watchmen movie. (Before this raises suspicions let's remind that we're required to *own* the original DVD, not to *watch* it!) I'm...

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dwight-fry
October 31, 2012
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
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10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
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Ever since he joined the fanediting community, Gatos has been known for thinking outside the box for his projects. And I'm very glad he does! I love when people edit...

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dwight-fry
October 25, 2012
Overall rating
 
9.8
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9.0
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Simply put, the freshest and funniest fanedit idea for quite a while. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon was a perfect candidate to be drawn a clown nose on, at least for...

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dwight-fry
September 26, 2012 (Updated: September 26, 2012)
Enjoyment
 
9.0
Shorts

May 12, 2010 *This rating was given before reviews were required*

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dwight-fry
September 16, 2012 (Updated: September 16, 2012)
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Review by DwightFry78 — April 20, 2011 @ 12:04 am This is, pure and simple, one of the most amazing fanedits I’ve seen, if only because absolutely...

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dwight-fry
September 16, 2012 (Updated: September 16, 2012)
Enjoyment
 
9.0

Review by DwightFry78 — March 10, 2011 @ 12:17 am It was, of course, a matter of time before someone attempted this one, that is, putting back...

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dwight-fry
September 15, 2012 (Updated: September 15, 2012)
Enjoyment
 
7.0

August 2, 2010 @ 3:58 am *This rating was given before reviews were required*

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dwight-fry
September 14, 2012 (Updated: September 14, 2012)
Enjoyment
 
4.0

December 7, 2010 Sorry, but I thought this was an underachiever, both artistically and technically. Artistically, because you left a whole lot of cheese and silliness in,...

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