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Old 11-01-2007, 01:06 PM
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Default 'Mr. Brooks' - High-Def Digest review

Peter's review of 'Mr. Brooks' is up. He was surprised by how much he liked this film, and says this Blu-ray is a good (but not great) package.

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Old 11-01-2007, 01:10 PM
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Damn Fox, another release with less than stellar video quality...why can't they be more consistent?

Btw JED, there's no link to this discussion post on the review page.. Cheers.

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Old 11-01-2007, 10:53 PM
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I thought that the movie looked great. I don't really care for Dane Cook, but the transfer to my eye looked four star worthy.
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Old 11-01-2007, 11:08 PM
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I agree with Chris. I was expecting the review to give an easy 4-star video rating when I first saw it. *Shrugs* Hmph...
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Old 11-05-2007, 03:19 PM
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I agree with the review but I also think the picture could have received a 4 star rating. Good work overall.
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Old 11-05-2007, 05:41 PM
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Fantastic movie and great PQ. What more can you ask for?
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Old 01-20-2008, 12:55 AM
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i bought and watched this movie yesterday and i thought it was great! i've always sorta disliked kevin costner but after this movie, i can say that i definetly like him now, he was perfect for the role. william hurt was great as the devil on the shoulder, and dane cook played a great scumbag and made his last scene so enjoyable.

i've read several things that say that this is the first film of a trilogy and that kevin coster, william hurt, and demi moore are all signed on for it.

i hope this is true, i can't wait!!!!

i loved how he was addicted to serial killing and how he tried to stop, i thought it was a very clever film, and i hope the dream he has about his daughter doesnt turn into reality, that'd be a little too much for me.

great movie overall, definetly should have got more than 55% on rt.

*** best quote of the film:

"Before I was the Thumbprint Killer, Mr. Smith, I killed a lot of people in a lot of different ways"

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Old 01-20-2008, 01:17 AM
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What a coincidence, I just saw this film about 20 minutes ago. I was actually expecting the movie to be worse, but it wasn't half bad. Also, the quality wasn't bad either, not the best, but not horrible.
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Old 01-20-2008, 11:20 AM
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I won't debate the "movie itself" rating, as that is very subjective, but I thought it was a 4/5 video transfer.
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Old 09-13-2008, 01:07 PM
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Clearly the best Kevin Costner movie in a long, long time. Also, best Demi Moore movie in a long time. Really enjoyed this! And, the video transfer is def. great. Not sure why it wouldn't get a 5??
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