Reviews written by zarius

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September 24, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.3
Audio/Video Quality
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

(This review will focus on the VHS version) When Bobson first announced this project...I admit, I bought into it, I thought he'd discovered something lurking...

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zarius
August 07, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

A good fix for a somewhat decent if unspectacular feature length B5 outing. The trims improve pacing throughout. I remember being bored to tears watching this as a teenager, and...

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zarius
August 03, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Every jounrey has a begining...and this was mine. The first fanedit I was ever interested in, and it delivers. This is an essential Digitalman masterpiece, his finest hour in my...

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zarius
August 01, 2020
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Bobson continues to carve out quite the career for himself, and as is often the case, we continue to watch that career with great interest. This latest in his batch...

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zarius
July 27, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.4
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

This is a solid enhancement of the existing story, with Biggs Darklighter and Luke's scenes providing the viewer with a little more insight into things rarely if at all touched...

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zarius
July 15, 2020 (Updated: July 17, 2020)
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

An edit that has been in the works for two years, Bobson's JL Ultimate Edition sought to piece together the most complete version of the Frankenstein's monster that was the...

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zarius
June 14, 2020
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

I was most interested/impressed with the continuity and character building touch-ups plucked from another episode and integrated into the story seamlessly. You don't notice any major holes forming in the...

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zarius
June 11, 2020
Overall rating
 
8.6
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

Bobson extends Austin Powers with ten additional and extended scenes, the results are about the same as they were ADigitalMan's cut of the movie which I already reviewed. As a...

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zarius
June 06, 2020
Overall rating
 
8.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

Not my favourite of the Austin Powers movies, and the extended footage here is integrated with mixed levels of success (the 'legs' thing added to the opening has a very...

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zarius
May 26, 2020
Overall rating
 
8.3
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

The best Austin Powers movie, the extended scenes help to make some scenes I found unfunny kind of funnier, I think the Two-On-Two scene could have replaced the two Austins...

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zarius
May 25, 2020
Overall rating
 
8.1
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

Austin Powers was one of my favourite movies to watch in my adolescence, one I could quote endlessly, that said I feel the deleted scenes don't add much to the...

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zarius
May 21, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

First off, a big hand must be given to musiced921 for supplying me with this edit. I was actually looking for the one without the Ewoks in it, but obviously...

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zarius
May 17, 2020
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Subjectzero's diligent Babylon 5 viewing allows him to pick out the most essential moments and storylines to produce another fine entry in his series. The new changes do well to...

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zarius
May 14, 2020
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

This is probably the definitive Last Jedi fanedit that there is. The decisions made by Don here are for the betterment of the movie, they really flush out the more...

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zarius
May 13, 2020
Overall rating
 
7.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
7.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

Rise of Skywalker is a film of many choices, that's as true to the final official product as it has proven for many faneditors. This one, put together by the...

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zarius
May 13, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Another fun feature about our reliable buddy Buck. The use of the flashback at the start was a good way of establishing a bit of Buck's experiance en route to...

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zarius
April 27, 2020
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

It blows my mind how much I enjoyed Spider-Man 3 on this go around and not even on an ironic level. SonofSinbad cuts corners where they need to be cut,...

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zarius
April 24, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.1
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

Bobson's skills are put to good use on another memorable movie...Ghostbusters 2 is just as much fun as the original in my opinion, and the enhancements made to the feature...

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zarius
April 23, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Warlord's masterful mixing of Twilight Zone and Classic Star Trek produces yet another well-structured variant on a memorable episode. Nothing from this 25-minute trim felt out of step, all the...

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zarius
April 14, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

This edit provides yet another bang for your Buck (oh me and my puns), a lot of very professional adjustments are made to this version, you would think it was...

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zarius
April 14, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.4
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

The first of the Twilight Treks from The Warlord, and it does a good job of keeping the story focused on the plight of those stuck in the reality of...

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zarius
April 13, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

When it comes to remixing Star Trek, The Warlord again provides a masterful service. He has carefully selected the right amount of TZ material to weave around another vintage Trek...

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zarius
March 16, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

It's part of every sci-fi or fantasy fanatic's early upbringing to be educated on not just the fiction giants like Buck Rogers, but on the Glen A. Larson library. I've...

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zarius
March 15, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

A most interesting mix of episodes and concepts to create an alternative to one of the more topical Star Trek OS episodes. McCoy's absence from the episode is masked very...

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zarius
March 12, 2020
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Lastsurvivor has cracked the case! A project that proved to be quite complex at times, altering Licence to Kill to work with a new narrative pays off...

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zarius
January 01, 2020
Overall rating
 
7.4
Audio/Video Quality
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
6.0

This is a solid alternative to a significantly dated and flawed movie. Terminators act like their function dictates they should, cornier jokes and callbacks are omitted. It's not a movie...

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zarius
December 30, 2019
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Lapis gives us more Dalton to enjoy with this fine tweeking of a timeless Bond adventure. I remember recording this in the spring of 1998 and watching it endlessly, Dalton...

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zarius
December 02, 2019
Overall rating
 
7.1
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Audio Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
7.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

There's a lot to commend in this one, edits are competent for the most part, it's a fine joining of stories, and the stakes are heightened considerably, it's an interesting...

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zarius
November 04, 2019
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Babylon 5 is an epic length novel for television and can work in a multitude of ways...long-form tv and now long-form "movies", edited together with supreme craftsmanship by subjectzero. I...

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zarius
October 14, 2019
Overall rating
 
7.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
5.0
Enjoyment
 
6.0

"I'm not as evolved as I thought I was" With this line and the scene after, Charles Xavier completes what may just be the only other good...

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zarius
October 08, 2019
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

"Interesting edits you guys have" A favourite of mine, Men In Black is just one of those movies that only ever worked properly with just the one...

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zarius
October 02, 2019
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Problem Eliminator lives up to his billing with this re-cut of a Bond classic. This edit removes strange creative decisions and poorly timed gags to present a much pacier and...

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zarius
September 30, 2019
Overall rating
 
7.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

The infamous murder of Marshall Strickland is integrated well, but visually this wasn't cleaned up half as well as it could have been, there are still visible lines and scratches...

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zarius
September 13, 2019
Overall rating
 
7.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

A little short, but that just shows you how little care went into filling out the time for the series regulars in favour of more for the guest stars...what a...

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zarius
September 12, 2019
Overall rating
 
9.4
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

One of the more unique Trek edits I've had the pleasure of watching and contributing advise to. This edit expertly combines two episodes of classic Trek and restructures the narrative...

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zarius
September 10, 2019
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Big Dave Kerin does it again, combining both of the 2003 Mecha-Godzilla duology to form one terrific headline event between machine and monsters. It was a joy revisiting these movies,...

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zarius
August 06, 2019
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0
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Die Another Day is a very tricky beast to tame as an editor, it's never going to come across as the perfect anniversary movie, but LastSurvivor has managed to make...

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zarius
June 13, 2019
Overall rating
 
8.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
6.0
Visual Editing
 
6.0
Audio Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

First off, a big hand to Motley for helping me track down this edit after a fruitless decade long search. Now, on to the edit, one of...

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zarius
June 13, 2019
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

At first, I panicked a little when playing this in a regular media player as there were notable traces of ghosting...but when viewed in an alternate player (Power Media in...

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zarius
June 12, 2019
Overall rating
 
9.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Having watched the three part time travel edit put together by Warlord, I had faith in what he could do with this two-in-one edit of two vaugely connected Trek episodes,...

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zarius
June 03, 2019
Overall rating
 
9.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Another direct hit from David Kerin as he knocks this special edition out of the park. With fresh effects, shots, additions and other neat surprises, the legend of Galactica is...

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zarius
May 13, 2019
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

One of the last B5 projects to come out of the franchise, Legend of the Rangers in it's original form is a crammed product with some truly unnecessary sequences, but...

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zarius
May 06, 2019
Overall rating
 
9.4
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

I have many joys for hobbies, two of them begin with a "T", Time Travel and Trek. Here, we get three specially edited episodes from editor The Warlord interconnecting several...

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zarius
May 03, 2019
Overall rating
 
8.1
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

The Pegasus is, for me, one of the few choice highlights from the end of the Next Generation's run, and These Are The Voyages is a much derided, despised and...

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zarius
April 22, 2019
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Skyfall is amongst the most popular Bond movies to edit, and here Problem Eliminator contributes his own revisions to the product to enhance it's strengths and mask it's shortcomings. The...

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zarius
April 01, 2019 (Updated: April 01, 2019)
Overall rating
 
9.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Babylon 5 is a gem in the sci-fi world, so it can only do the show a world of good to have a few entries on this site, it helps...

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zarius
February 10, 2019
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

That was a pleasant little use of my time. No hard cuts detected, plot rattled along, didn't even notice Tin Tin was missing. A splendid job.

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zarius
February 10, 2019
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

The original Battlestar Galactica is one of those great tragedies in Hollywood...a series with great promise and ambition let down by hasty network decisions and executive meddling. The first season...

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zarius
February 09, 2019
Overall rating
 
8.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

I watched Superman Returns about twice theartrically...I remember being in love with it at the time because I was on quite a Reeve kick, but now I see how problematic...

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zarius
February 09, 2019
Overall rating
 
9.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

This is a great TV-format that calls back to the good old days of strict censorship that plauged (or highly amused) fans of gripping r-rated dramas back in the day....

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