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  1. haineshisway

    Blu-ray Review Audrey Rose – (Arrow Video) Blu-ray Review

    Got the Arrow and viewed it this evening. First off, the film: John Beck is terrible. There are no two ways about it. Therefore the film cannot work as it should. Aside from him and some bad writing, the first half of the film has compelling elements and is well directed. Then we hit the trial...
  2. haineshisway

    Blu-ray Review Audrey Rose – (Arrow Video) Blu-ray Review

    It's five country miles away from The Exorcist. Maybe ten country miles. You can't even speak of the two films in the same breath :)
  3. haineshisway

    Blu-ray Review Audrey Rose – (Arrow Video) Blu-ray Review

    Yep, he's one of the great unsung film composers, IMO. It's a beautiful, haunting score that tries hard but can't quite make up for the inadaquecies of the script and Mr. Beck's performance. We issued the score on CD, which was a thrill. We let Twilight Time use our CD for their isolated track.
  4. haineshisway

    Blu-ray Review Audrey Rose – (Arrow Video) Blu-ray Review

    Wow, I must have seen an entirely different Audrey Rose. I think Marsha Mason is excellent, the little girl isn't great, Anthony Hopkins has to deal with some bad writing, but the biggest problem other than the script is John Beck - he basically kills the film, at least for me he does. The one...
  5. haineshisway

    Blu-ray Review Audrey Rose – (Arrow Video) Blu-ray Review

    I'd have to know how it compares to the previous Blu-ray (a rare Twilight Time misfire - not their fault, just what they were given, which stunk) and all the online versions. While the film, for me, is a complete failure, it would be nice to see it with proper color.
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