Annual "DVDs we got for Christmas" list

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  1. Doug Wallen

    Doug Wallen Screenwriter

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    Just a few here:

    Winchester '73
    Shenandoah
    The Santa Clause 2
    Once Upon A Time In The West
    Seabiscuit
     
  2. Kristian

    Kristian Supporting Actor

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    These are the DVDs I found under the tree yesterday morning:

    Firefly - The Complete Series
    Futurama - Volume 2
    Looney Tunes - Golden Collection


    I also got the Return of the King Limited Edition soundtrack with the bonus DVD (the trilogy super trailer on this disc is really cool).
     
  3. Andrew Radke

    Andrew Radke Screenwriter

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    Well I got the following:

    Terminator 3: Rise Of The Machines
    Bad Boys: Special Edition
    Pirates Of The Caribbean
    The Matrix
    Looney Tunes: Golden Collection
    Friends: The Complete 5th Season

    I also received a Blockbuster gift card and with that I purchased:

    Indiana Jones Trilogy
    Batman: The Movie (1966)

    Didn't make out half bad. In a few weeks, I'll fill the gaps with DVDs I was hoping to get.....but didn't.
     
  4. Brook K

    Brook K Lead Actor

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    Ordered 11-12 for myself during the Deepdiscount sale, but as for gifts:

    Warner Legends Box
    Two Towers Extended
    The Firemen's Ball Criterion
    All That Heaven Allows Criterion

    I also got Fargo SE and The Shop On Main Street Criterion but I already had them so will exchange for something else.

    Wife also got me the talking Gollum - My Precious!
     
  5. Chris Vanasse

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    I didn't get any DVDs for Christmas....i bought my dad American Wedding and got my mom Dirty Dancing (UE). Today I picked up:
    24 Season 2
    Daredevil
    Narc
    Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys
    Forrest Gump
    U-571
    John Carpenter's Vampires (Superbit)
    Edward Scissorhands
    Jaws (DTS Version)
    Desperado (Special Edition)
     
  6. wally

    wally Second Unit

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    Indy Jones Collection
     
  7. Mark Hamilton

    Mark Hamilton Stunt Coordinator

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    Yay! I did well this year... [​IMG] ...so happy.

    ~Masters of the Universe
    ~Black Rain
    ~Empire of the Sun
    ~The Big Hit
    ~Simpsons Season 2
    ~Simpsons Season 3
    ~Family Guy Season 3
    ~Futurama Season 2
     
  8. Adam T

    Adam T Agent

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    So far my Christmas DVDs are:

    Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Extended Edition
    Saving Private Ryan: Special Limited Edition
    Bad Boys II
    Profiler Season 2
     
  9. Scott Hamilton

    Scott Hamilton Stunt Coordinator

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    What I got

    Pirates of The Caribbean
    Indiana Jones Box Set
    The Sopranos Season 1
    Terminator 3
     
  10. Kevin Porter

    Kevin Porter Supporting Actor

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    I only asked for two and I got both. I was not disappointed this Christmas

    -The West Wing: The Complete 1st Season
    -Alias: The Complete 2nd Season
     
  11. Larry Sutliff

    Larry Sutliff Cinematographer

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    What I received as gifts:
    -THE HONEYMOONERS Classic 39 DVD Boxset
    -LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN(yup, I actually asked for it!)


    What I purchased with a Best Buys Gift Certificate:
    -THE BELLS(1926)
    -TARGETS(1969)
    -LURED(1947)
    -TONIGHT OR NEVER(1931)
    All of the above feature Boris Karloff.

    And, as a bonus, the Double Feature DVD of DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE, featuring both the Frederic March and Spencer Tracy versions, was in my mailbox yesterday, and it isn't due for release until either January 6th or the 13th(both dates are listed on several e-tailers).
     
  12. Ed Faver

    Ed Faver Second Unit

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    I asked for very little as I buy so much during the year, but I did get what I asked for:

    Seabiscuit & The Treasure of the Sierra Madre.

    For my son: South Park Seasons 2 & 3.

    Also got Let It Be...Naked
     
  13. Alanna

    Alanna Second Unit

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    Here's what I got, all from my boyfriend:

    Inu Yasha 3 disc SE
    Sex and the City Season 1
    The Sweetest Thing

    Given this year:
    only Lord of the Rings: Two Towers SE

    That's it for DVDs. No one else even attempts to buy DVDs for me, even if I ask for them. =)
     
  14. Gary Harris

    Gary Harris Stunt Coordinator

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    I got concert DVDs this year:

    The Who - The Kids are Alright (Deluxe)
    Peter Gabriel - Growing Up Live
    The Last Waltz

    My wife got:

    Little House on the Prairie - Season 1
    Mommie Dearest
     
  15. ScottR

    ScottR Cinematographer

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    I got-

    I Love Lucy: The Complete First Season
    LOTR:TT: EE Boxed Set
    The Indiana Jones Trilogy
    Warner Legends Box

    Not too shabby!
     
  16. Britton

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    I scored:
    Looney Tunes The Golden Collection
    They Live


    And I picked up the Alien Quadrilogy from Costco on the 23rd for myself, and The Kids in the Hall S1 arrived more than a week ago, so all in all not bad. I was given plenty of cash that will surely be spent on many a DVD.
     
  17. Michael Bailey

    Michael Bailey Stunt Coordinator

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    I buy them the week they come out. So I guess I will get SWAT this week.
     
  18. Estevan Lapena

    Estevan Lapena Stunt Coordinator

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    I got the following on X-mas Day:
    • Do The Right Thing: Criterion
    • Suspiria: 3 disc, Limited Edition
    • Straw Dogs: Criterion
    • Boyz In The Hood
    • Led Zeppelin: How The West Was Won CD.
    • Apocalypse Now: Redux
    In the mail... still. (Mostly from that DeepDiscountDVD 20% off sale):
    • Hearts and Minds: Criterion
    • Re-Animator: ME
    • Hard Boiled: Anamorphic 16x9 HK release
    • Shaolin Master Killer
    • Monterey Pop: Criterion
    • Amores Perros
     
  19. MartEvans

    MartEvans Stunt Coordinator

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    This Christmas we have mainly been watching...

    Modern Drummer - Festival 2000
    Modern Drummer - Festival Weekend 2003
    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang: Special Edition
    Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band: Live in Barcelona
    Alien Quadrilogy
    Casablanca: Two-Disc Special Edition
    The Chronicles of Narnia
    The Day the Earth Stood Still: Fox Studio Classics
    Eddie Izzard: Circle
    Eddie Izzard: Dress to Kill
    Falling in Love
    The League of Gentlemen: Christmas Special
    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds- God is in the House
    The Silence of the Lambs: Special Edition
    The Simpsons: Christmas With The Simpsons
    Strangers with Candy: Season 2
    Notorious: Criterion Collection
    The Year Without A Santa Claus
     
  20. Eric Brunton

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    Well, I'm tryin to do a little catching up on my collection, I was happy to find:

    Firefly, (the first and only season, damn FOX!)
    24 first season
    DS9 first seaon
    Indana Jones Trilogy
    Lawrence of Arabia (Superbit)
    Friends (Season 2)
    Guns N Roses (Use Your Illusion 1 and 2)
     

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