Reviews written by bbghost

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January 19, 2023 (Updated: January 19, 2023)
Overall rating
 
4.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
3.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
5.0
Narrative
 
5.0
Enjoyment
 
3.0

Not for me, this one! Keo's done an admirable job trying to morph this film into something it was never meant or going to be,...

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bbghost
December 01, 2022
Overall rating
 
6.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
6.0
Enjoyment
 
6.0

Spence has done an admirable job at excising what most find to be the most egregious central plot point of Episode IX: 'Rey Palpatine'. Unfortunately, what's left doesn't quite hold...

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bbghost
February 22, 2022
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

A great cut of this classic. Those first fifteen minutes really build nicely with a lot of ambiguity as to Reese's intentions, My only nitpicks would be that opening credits/titles...

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bbghost
February 20, 2022
Overall rating
 
9.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Great edit. Excellent use of deleted scenes and alternate takes to give some scenes a bit more breathing room. My favorite in particular is Leon's entrance on to the street...

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bbghost
February 16, 2022
Overall rating
 
9.6
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Fantastic version of this film. I found the theatrical quite tonally inconsistent and hard to watch. Your edit clarifies much of the narrative and retains a more dramatic tone that...

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bbghost
May 20, 2021
Overall rating
 
9.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

A very orderly scraping away of the chaff. The film itself is still a fairly graceless mashup of familiar motifs, shots and beats from across the manga and its anime...

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