Reviews written by adabisi

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March 23, 2024 (Updated: March 23, 2024)
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

Years ago, I made an edit of Carlito's Way that completely removed Gail from the film, which, looking back, may have been a bit too drastic. DawnRazor took a more...

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adabisi
March 23, 2024
Overall rating
 
8.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

This is a fun edit, a kind of what-could-have-been if the suits and focus groups didn't get involved. The editing was well done overall, but there were a few sound...

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adabisi
March 22, 2024 (Updated: March 22, 2024)
Overall rating
 
8.3
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
6.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

Heat is just about the perfect film to edit. It's an amazing movie that's an hour too long, filled with unnecessary plot elements. Long ago, there were a couple of...

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adabisi
March 20, 2024
Overall rating
 
8.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

I'm a big fan of Escape From New York, but not so much the sequel. The description of this edit was intriguing enough to give the sequel another shot. I...

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adabisi
October 23, 2023
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

You know an edit has promise when you're pissed you didn't think of it first. This is a great edit. The editor's hand is invisible and the story has great...

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adabisi
October 03, 2023
Overall rating
 
9.3
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

I really enjoy taking a peek behind the curtain and when editors go that extra mile like adding a commentary track or, here, adding a whole 3 part feature of...

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adabisi
March 06, 2023 (Updated: March 06, 2023)
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Quite simply put, this is the absolute definitive version of the film, and it quite easily replaces the official release. CAN YOU DIG IT?...

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adabisi
December 29, 2022
Overall rating
 
9.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I missed this on the first go around back in 2008 and when it resurfaced this year, I was beyond happy. Sure, the A/V quality can't hold up today's standards...

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adabisi
December 27, 2022
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I'm a big fan of True Romance and this edit is brilliant. There have been a few 'Tarantino Cuts' over the years to varying degrees of success, but this leaves...

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adabisi
December 27, 2022
Overall rating
 
6.4
Audio/Video Quality
 
5.0
Audio Editing
 
1.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
5.0

Unfortunately, the editor has presented a 5.1 mix as an expanded stereo mix, with dialogue coming from all speakers. This looks promising and I would hope the editor would take...

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adabisi
December 26, 2022
Overall rating
 
9.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

It had been a while since I had seen the original and this was a great way to rewatch. For an edit like this, I think the best compliment that...

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adabisi
September 17, 2022
Overall rating
 
8.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
6.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

Such a cool edit. Concept was great and execution was nearly flawless. The B&W scenes were great, but I can't say I was a fan of the “Technicolor-esque filter" on...

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adabisi
July 13, 2022
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

Like Part 1, this is great insight into just how much work went into the edit. Very much enjoy seeing how it all comes together. Also, like Part 1, there...

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adabisi
July 12, 2022
Overall rating
 
9.3
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

I really enjoy taking a peek behind the curtain and when editors go that extra mile like adding a commentary track or, here, adding a whole 3 part feature of...

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adabisi
July 12, 2022
Overall rating
 
8.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
6.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

I can't say I'm a big fan of the trilogy this edit is based on, but it definitely had some neat ideas. Overall, I enjoyed this edit, but it's not...

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adabisi
June 26, 2022
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

One word... diabeetus.

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adabisi
December 23, 2021
Overall rating
 
8.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

I don't get the hate for the Laydhawke score. Does every movie in this genre have to sound the same? I love it. Ladyhawke wouldn't be Ladyhawke without it. The...

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adabisi
December 21, 2021
Overall rating
 
7.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
7.0
Audio Editing
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

I'm a huge fan of removing extraneous elements from gangster films. Years ago, I tried to edit American Gangster to remove the police angle and focus on Frank. Every which...

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adabisi
January 01, 2020
Overall rating
 
6.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
2.0
Visual Editing
 
5.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
5.0
Extended Edition

I was really excited for this edit because the almost identical one I made over a decade ago would be great with an HD upgrade. I was glad to see...

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adabisi
December 09, 2019 (Updated: December 09, 2019)
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
5.0

I loved Apollo 11 and I hadn't seen Apollo 13 in a long time, so I thought this would be a great way to rewatch Apollo 13. This is an...

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adabisi
April 07, 2019
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

This is an excellent follow-up to Andreas' edit of the first season of GOT. There's a lot of info to pack into one film and he's done a masterful job....

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adabisi
April 06, 2019
Overall rating
 
7.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
4.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
6.0

TV-to-movie edits are tough. It's really easy to take a 10 hour TV season and make a 4 hour TV season. What's difficult is taking a 10 hour season and...

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adabisi
September 23, 2018
Overall rating
 
8.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

This is a fun little edit that gets right to the heart of the story. My new go-to version of Dude, Where's My Car? This would've been a great addition...

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adabisi
September 15, 2018
Overall rating
 
8.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
6.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I hated The Last Jedi. The whole thing was a mess. I was hoping for a fanedit that fixed it and this is it. I loved all the narrative choices...

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adabisi
March 30, 2018
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0
Documentary/Review

Readers of a certain vintage will remember the "Pop-Up Videos" of the late 1990s. They were regular music videos with various facts about the songs and artists that popped up...

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adabisi
March 10, 2018
Overall rating
 
8.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

This edit is a lot of fun. It provides a great, creative way to rewatch a trilogy that many have seen several times over already. The custom title cards, opening...

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adabisi
August 19, 2017
Overall rating
 
9.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

As expected, this is nothing short of brilliant. I think the highest compliment I can give Adywan is that I didn't even notice 90% of the changes. This is what...

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adabisi
May 20, 2017
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

The Electronic Killer: Man, this is a fun fanedit. Gloriously lo-fi in true grindhouse tradition, the video is ugly, the audio is grating and the editing is...

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adabisi
August 07, 2016
Overall rating
 
8.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

This edit is a lot of fun. I can't say I'm a huge fan of the original movies, but this is a great version that gets to the heart of...

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adabisi
July 24, 2016
Overall rating
 
9.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

I thought this was a great fanfix. The original was a big disappointment and this improves on it immensely. Can't say much without repeating all the other reviews. There were...

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adabisi
May 28, 2016
Overall rating
 
8.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

The Revenant was one of my favourite films from last year. I was skeptical of this edit at first. I could see how it would play without the chief's daughter...

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adabisi
May 23, 2016
Overall rating
 
8.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

This is a fun edit - all the action from Robocop 1 &2 packed into 83 minutes. It's a wild ride and any fans of the original will enjoy this....

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adabisi
April 16, 2016
Overall rating
 
9.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0
FanMix

I have no idea what ssj does for a day job, but I really hope someone is paying him a large sum of of money to make people laugh. The...

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adabisi
February 07, 2016
Overall rating
 
8.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
6.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

Of the 3 Walking Dead edits currently available, this one is my favourite, although it is not without issues. The editor takes us on a wild ride through the first...

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adabisi
January 05, 2016
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I absolutely loved this edit. It's very well edited and AV is perfect. It's an almost perfect cut of Scarface. I think the editor could have gone further and cut...

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adabisi
November 30, 2015
Overall rating
 
7.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
6.0
Visual Editing
 
6.0
Narrative
 
6.0
Enjoyment
 
6.0
TV-to-Movie

I think another stab at this edit by the editor would make it really great. But as it is, I did not enjoy it very much. On the good side,...

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adabisi
August 24, 2015
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I'm going to try to keep the dick puns to a minimum. This is a great extended edition. Dammit. I mean, the editing process must have been long and hard....

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adabisi
July 19, 2015
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

There are few things in life I enjoy more than metal, fanedits and Star Wars. If there was ever a target market for an edit like this, it's me. ...

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adabisi
June 21, 2015
Overall rating
 
9.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

This is a great edit. I liked the original well enough, but haven't seen it in years. This was the perfect way to rewatch it and easily replaces the original...

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adabisi
June 21, 2015
Overall rating
 
9.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
7.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

This is a great short edit. Technically flawless. My only gripe is that the link to the Apes films isn't that strong. If you hadn't read the editor's intent, you'd...

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adabisi
April 03, 2015
Overall rating
 
7.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
6.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
6.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

This is a really interesting concept, but the execution is lacking. The comic book treatment looks great in some scenes (mainly exterior shots) and downright horrible (mainly interior shots) in...

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adabisi
January 02, 2015
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I'm not the biggest horror buff around, but I do really like In the Mouth of Madness and Event Horizon, so this edit got my interest. I absolutely loved it....

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adabisi
November 22, 2014
Overall rating
 
6.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
5.0
Audio Editing
 
5.0
Visual Editing
 
5.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0
Extended Edition

Poor picture quality. The colours were so washed out that the black bars at the top and bottom of the picture are dark grey. Audio between the deleted scenes and...

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adabisi
October 30, 2014
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

I've likely said this for every Consecution, but this is my favourite one yet. Pinkface, Run Marty Run and The New Adventures of Captain America were my favourites. Excellent work...

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adabisi
October 30, 2014
Overall rating
 
8.8
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0
Shorts

Funny as hell. I can't get over how many sources were used.

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adabisi
October 30, 2014
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

Audio editing was brilliant. Made and old story feel new. Great work.

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adabisi
October 30, 2014
Overall rating
 
8.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
7.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

Audio edits were a little rough, but a nice change of pace and a great story.

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adabisi
October 30, 2014
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

Absolutely brilliant. Creative and bold. Great stuff.

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adabisi
October 30, 2014
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0
Shorts

I love Tool. I love Timecrimes. I love this edit.

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adabisi
October 30, 2014
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0
Shorts

Amazing reinterpretation of the existing footage. Well done, this was a blast.

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adabisi
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