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February 01, 2023 (Updated: February 01, 2023)
Overall rating
 
9.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

The biggest compliment that I can give this edit is that it's the closest one can get to watching the graphic novel in motion, like the comic book panels come...

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buffshipper
January 31, 2023
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

A near-perfect edit of "The Empire Strikes Back", and I only say "near-perfect" because there needs to be an edit without Luke and Leia's incestuous Sweet Home Alabama kiss! Other...

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buffshipper
January 29, 2023 (Updated: January 29, 2023)
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

A great edit of a fun but flawed movie that trims the bloat of the theatrical and doesn't waste much time getting to Mars, which was something the theatrical didn't...

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buffshipper
January 28, 2023 (Updated: January 29, 2023)
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

A very technically well done edit, though there was a noticeable drop in video quality on a few of the re-inserted deleted scenes, and there were a few noticeable audio/visual...

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buffshipper
January 26, 2023
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

The perfect cut of "Aliens", in a technical sense and a narrative sense. This cut keeps the good bits like the reveal of Ripley's daughter...

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buffshipper
January 14, 2023
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

An excellent edit of The Phantom Menace, one of the most unfairly maligned entries in the Star Wars franchise. Gripping action, fun humor, political maneuvering, what's not to love? ...

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buffshipper
January 13, 2023
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

An excellent edit, technically well done and seamless. Still, as much as I enjoyed it, "The Complete Riddle" is an extended edition of a movie that already felt like an...

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buffshipper
January 11, 2023 (Updated: January 11, 2023)
Overall rating
 
8.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

This edit proved that Reloaded & Revolutions could work as a single movie narrative without the Zion scenes-- even without giving closure to Morpheus, Niobe, and Link-- but the execution...

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buffshipper
January 09, 2023 (Updated: January 09, 2023)
Overall rating
 
9.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I was very pleasantly surprised how well this truncated version of the PT played out, even with turning Geonosis into Kamino and skipping the third act of AotC entirely. Focusing...

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buffshipper
January 07, 2023 (Updated: January 07, 2023)
Overall rating
 
8.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
7.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

An interesting viewing experience to be sure. The edit was pretty narratively coherent and as someone who enjoys Reylo, I appreciated it being the backbone of Rey and Kylo’s dynamic...

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buffshipper
January 05, 2023 (Updated: January 11, 2023)
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

It's been forever since I seen the Matrix films-- remembering the big scenes but not the overall story-- so I went into this fanedit relatively fresh. On a technical level,...

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buffshipper
January 03, 2023
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

An excellent edit that streamlined the BvS story effectively without the Justice League subplot. The film worked as a story of man vs god and a chess game with a...

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buffshipper
January 02, 2023
Overall rating
 
9.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

A masterful edit of Dune '84, improving the storytelling that the theatrical cut lacked. Other than the understandable difference in video quality of the added deleted scenes, the visuals were...

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buffshipper
December 27, 2022
Overall rating
 
8.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
6.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

I'd first like to preface this review by saying that I am a fan of Hal 9000, particularly his Purist LOTR edits and his excellent Star Wars TROS Ascendant edit....

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

Another well done and seamless book-accurate edit, my favorite changes occurring with Frodo, Sam, and Gollum. The removal of much of Denethor's madness was welcomed, making him a much more...

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

Another technically well done and seamless edit, and the additional footage from RotK was most welcome. The removal of anachronistic elves at Helm's Deep and all the other deviations were...

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buffshipper
December 27, 2022 (Updated: December 27, 2022)
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

A technically well-done and seamless edit, and I quite enjoyed it as being more book-accurate. My only complaint is thatI do miss the peril on the stairs, with all of...

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buffshipper
December 26, 2022 (Updated: December 26, 2022)
Overall rating
 
8.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
7.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

While it was interesting to see the outtakes and deleted/extended scenes that went into "Alien", it certainly wasn't a seamless cinematic experience with the variable A/V quality, and it really...

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buffshipper
December 16, 2022
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
10.0

I watched this to celebrate five years of "The Last Jedi", and watching it in its most complete form reminded me just how good it was and why it had...

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buffshipper
December 06, 2022 (Updated: December 06, 2022)
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0
FanFix

While I enjoyed the brightening of the colors, the removal of some of the excess violence, a greater focus on Superman's humanity, and appreciate the idea behind the narrative, I...

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buffshipper
November 27, 2022 (Updated: November 27, 2022)
Overall rating
 
9.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

A very good edit of my nostalgic favorite Batman movie, one that didn't try to change the tone into something that it wasn't meant to be, which I appreciate. The...

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buffshipper
November 25, 2022 (Updated: November 25, 2022)
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

While there was a couple of minor changes from the graphic novel that I missed, I absolutely enjoyed this edit. The narrative focused on the Joker where it belonged, and...

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buffshipper
November 24, 2022 (Updated: November 24, 2022)
Overall rating
 
9.7
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I remember enjoying the theatrical, so all the improved pacing and the extra scenes in Asgard made a good movie great! My only nitpick is that using the alternate ending...

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buffshipper
November 22, 2022
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I enjoyed it because it was Thor, and I understand what the editor was trying to accomplish with this edit, but overall I still prefer the original version, though it...

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buffshipper
November 21, 2022 (Updated: November 21, 2022)
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I enjoyed it and pretty much gave it full marks because it's basically Titanic (1997) with a "the last minute twist": a joke with a 3hr set up to...

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buffshipper
November 21, 2022 (Updated: October 03, 2023)
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

This edit did the impossible and made Batman & Robin a watchable movie by cutting down the cringe, noise, and neon. Though I missed Elliott Goldenthal's score, the new music...

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buffshipper
November 09, 2022
Overall rating
 
9.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I really enjoyed the addition of the Rogue One hallway scene, the SC 38 Vader vs Obi-Wan duel, and Obi-Wan's flashbacks to the prequels, which really made everything feel more...

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buffshipper
November 08, 2022 (Updated: November 08, 2022)
Overall rating
 
9.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

While I'm certainly glad that CGI mess of a third act was removed, there were still some minor issues with the narrative stemming from its removal. In the theatrical, the...

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buffshipper
November 01, 2022 (Updated: November 21, 2022)
Overall rating
 
9.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

A very enjoyable ride for someone who's revisiting these films for the first time in years. Despite the dated special effects and some random powers from Superman, the narrative of...

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buffshipper
October 30, 2022 (Updated: November 28, 2022)
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

Quite possibly one of the best cuts of Justice League in existence, and that's not hyperbole. The "Wonder Woman vs the terrorists" scene and "Barry Allen saves Iris West" scene...

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buffshipper
October 26, 2022 (Updated: October 26, 2022)
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

An excellent edit that removes the bloated indulgence of Peter Jackson's trilogy and brings it closer to the book. My only complaint is that since so much of Bard's family...

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buffshipper
October 26, 2022 (Updated: November 08, 2022)
Overall rating
 
8.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
8.0
Audio Editing
 
8.0
Visual Editing
 
8.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

I've always been a nostalgic fan of the original Batman Forever, but also a fan of darker takes on Batman. I think this edit did an admirable job of trying...

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buffshipper
October 25, 2022 (Updated: October 29, 2022)
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I enjoyed both films and re-watched them multiple times, but this was a great and cohesive film combining both into a single story. The...

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buffshipper
October 22, 2022
Overall rating
 
9.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
9.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I've been a fan of the original Titanic 1997 since forever, and while I believe Old Rose was a great fictional representation of Titanic survivors and added context to why...

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buffshipper
October 15, 2022
Overall rating
 
8.9
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
7.0
Enjoyment
 
7.0

Overall an entertaining movie, if you can enjoy it for what it is. Yes, there's hammy acting, bad dialogue, and over-the-top gore, but with all those warts you also have...

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buffshipper
October 13, 2022 (Updated: January 30, 2023)
Overall rating
 
9.2
Audio/Video Quality
 
9.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
9.0
Narrative
 
9.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0
Extended Edition

"Aliens", being a James Cameron classic and arguably the best movie of the Alien franchise, was always going to be a good movie. However, I could see why Drake's line...

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buffshipper
October 04, 2022 (Updated: October 04, 2022)
Overall rating
 
9.4
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
8.0

Removing the bloat of the original Prometheus with "David" helped me appreciate the theatrical movie more, and the Alien: Covenant "Walter" section helped me to understand the choices that were...

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buffshipper
September 06, 2022 (Updated: December 01, 2022)
Overall rating
 
10.0
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
10.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I enjoyed the theatrical version, but I thought that it dragged on too long, particularly in the beginning. This cut addresses that and really tightens it up nicely. I thought...

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buffshipper
April 19, 2022 (Updated: November 02, 2022)
Overall rating
 
9.5
Audio/Video Quality
 
10.0
Audio Editing
 
10.0
Visual Editing
 
10.0
Narrative
 
8.0
Enjoyment
 
9.0

I've only seen the theatrical version once, and I hated it so much that I vowed to never watch it again. I said the only way I'd ever watch...

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