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If the sound effects seem overamped, George Fenton's score is always on the money, adding humor and suspense at crucial moments (martial drums for the mud skippers, woozy brass for the Darwin's beetle). Nonetheless, delicate sensibilities may find some sequences disturbing, as when Komodo dragons feed on a water buffalo or when a leopard seal dines on a penguin (according to Attenborough, the Komodo siege caused the camera operators "emotional turmoil"). More often, the filmmakers capture the moment of impact before moving on. The set comes complete with 10 featurettes on the four-year production. --Kathleen C. Fennessy
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Fantastic visuals and authentic, expert naturalist narration by David Attenborough.Published 1 day ago by Mark Demma
Finally got this in the mail. Brand new discs and everything and now doesn't want to play.Published 11 days ago by Alexus
Perfect in every sense of the word. BBC does an excellent job. Very educational. Never a dull moment. It just takes your breath away...Published 22 days ago by Ruth Patton
Product works fine. You are buying a region free disc set. If you have a player that is not compatible with these type of discs then do not purchase one of the UK or region free... Read morePublished 29 days ago by Carlton H.
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|Confused about PS3 and this BD||
Bought it, played perfectly on PS3
Jan 20, 2011 by C5H8NNaO4 | See all 13 posts
|1080i or 1080p?||
David, on any 1080p set bigger than 40 inches you will definitely see a difference from 1080i to 1080p, especially if you are using good video cables and an above average TV--if not you need to see an eye doctor.
Netscorer, you are incorrect in your statement. 1080i is NOT visually better than... Read More
Apr 2, 2010 by Music Man | See all 16 posts
|Do they both have the same extras?||
Unfortunately it sounds like the Oprah one will have more extras and an extra episode. The David Attenborough one will have 10 episodes and the Oprah one will have 11.
Mar 29, 2010 by Jason Adamczyk | See all 16 posts
|U.S. version release date an narrator?||
I hope is Sir David Attenbourgh, nothing against Oprah, but won't buy if that's the case
Jan 17, 2010 by Ed | See all 18 posts
|this or planet earth?||
If you can only have one, I'd go with Life. As I said in my review, Planet Earth jumps around a lot and goes for breadth instead of depth. It tries to cover the entire planet in the series. Life has more spectacular views of a smaller selection of animals and locations.
Aug 17, 2010 by BBP | See all 3 posts
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