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Review of Smoke Around Gotham Nickel Plate 765 DVD

 4 of 5 (1)
Filmed at the 1988 NRHS convention in New Jersey, you'll see Nickel Plate Road Berkshire No. 765 running on Conrail lines out of Bound Brook, New Jersey to Easton, Pennsylvania and to the Blue Mountain & Reading Railroad at Temple, Pennsylvania.

You'll also see Morristown & Erie's gorgeous Alco Centuries, plus the Blue Mountain & Reading's 4-8-4 No. 2101 and 4-6-2 No. 425 in action.

The 765 is also featured running on NJ Transit and over the huge Moodna Viaduct on a trip to Port Jervis, NY.

52 minutes.

Overall rating for this DVD? 5 Star Excellent
4 Star Very Good
3 Star Good
2 Star Fair
1 Star Poor

The rest is optional but appreciated.

In your opinion, how was the narration level? There was no narration.
Just enough.
Could have used more.
A little too much.
Way too much.
Narration can be turned off.

Aside from the content of the DVD, how would you rate the image quality (sharpness, camera steadiness, etc)? Poor.
A little rough around the edges.
Good.
Excellent!

How would you rate the VALUE of this video? Overpriced for the amount of enjoyment I got out of it.
Seemed a little high, but not too bad.
Fair.
Good value.
Excellent value!

Last question. Would you recommend this DVD to others? Definitely not!
Not unless they REALLY were interested in the subject matter.
Yes
Definitely.
A "Must Have"!

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