Top 5 Most Wanted DVD's!

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  1. Ryan Belfast

    Ryan Belfast Stunt Coordinator

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    Hi.

    I would like you list your top 5 films that you would love to see on DVD. I will kick off with my all time favourite movie fire in the sky, that hopefully will get a decent dvd make over.


    1 = Fire In the Sky (Hopefully a Collectors Edition)

    2= King Kong (1933 SE)

    3= King Kong (1976) SE + TV Version

    4= Goodfellas SE

    5= Casino SE

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  2. Paul_Scott

    Paul_Scott Lead Actor

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    there's probably a few other threads like this floating around in the ether, but i'll be happy to play along [​IMG]


    1) Love With The Proper Stranger (Paramount)
    2) Let's Scare Jessica To Death (Paramount)
    3) Ace In The Hole (Paramount)
    4) Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (Fox)
    5) hmmm...this might take some thinking
    how 'bout any one of the following-
    Love At First Bite
    Foul Play
    Cleopatra (DeMille version)
    Midnight
    Goldengirl
    A Letter To Three Wives
     
  3. David Von Pein

    David Von Pein Producer

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    1. THE AMERICAN PRESIDENT (1995) (SE)(With Anamorphic Transfer)

    2. THE BAD SEED (1956)

    3. FOUR DAYS IN NOVEMBER (1964)

    4. EXECUTIVE SUITE (1954)

    5. THE INNOCENTS (1961)



    Five additional ones (just for "good measure" [​IMG]) ......


    6. BLUE CHIPS (1994)

    7. MIDNIGHT LACE (1960)

    8. CRY TERROR (1958)

    9. JOHN F. KENNEDY -- YEARS OF LIGHTNING/DAY OF DRUMS (1964)

    10. ADVISE & CONSENT (1962)
     
  4. JonBoriss

    JonBoriss Stunt Coordinator

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    Ed Wood and King Kong (33)
     
  5. george kaplan

    george kaplan Executive Producer

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    Captain Blood
    Christmas in Connecticut
    Foul Play
    Up in Arms
    The Blue Dahlia
     
  6. Patrick McCart

    Patrick McCart Lead Actor

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    1. Around the World in Eighty Days
    2. Abel Gance's Napoleon (prefferably the 5 1/2 hr. version at 22fps, with both the Carl Davis and Carmine Coppola scores)
    3. The Thief and the Cobbler: Restored Version (Disney supposedly has this finished, but who knows?)
    4. Harold Lloyd films (Esp. Speedy, Safety Last, and The Cat's Paw. Also, The Sin of Harold Diddlebock)
    5. Max Fleischer Popeye cartoons (being restored, legal troubles supposedly being ironed out)
    6. Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors (Criterion/Home Vision has DVD rights, I think)

    Also, it's not a huge priority, but I'd love to see Un chien andalou released to DVD in a restored edition.
     
  7. Craig Beam

    Craig Beam Screenwriter

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    Jane Eyre
    Laura
    I Want To Live!
    The Three Faces Of Eve

    ...and of course...

    THE MAGNIFICENT AMBERSONS!


    ...and as long as I have your attention...

    Revenge Of The Creature
    The Creature Walks Among Us
    The Invisible Man Returns
    The Invisible Man's Revenge
    The Invisible Woman
     
  8. Steve Armbrust

    Steve Armbrust Second Unit

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    1. Bandwagon (it's coming!)
    2. Astaire/Rogers boxset (it's in R2, why not R1[​IMG] )
    3. Bells Are Ringing (also coming)
    4. Split Image (available in no format)
    5. Sins of Harold Diddlebock (and I agree, more Harold Lloyd)
     
  9. Joshua Clinard

    Joshua Clinard Screenwriter

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    My Top 5, two of which are coming.

    1. Star Wars Trilogy
    2. Flight of the Navigator
    3. Matilda (Widescreen)
    4. McGee and Me videos
    5. Frogs
     
  10. Tommy G

    Tommy G Screenwriter

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    These are the ones that are unanounced:

    1. Star Wars Original Trilogy (probably never to be released)
    2. Dial M For Murder
    3. Repulsion
    4. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
    5. The Sting (need OAR)
     
  11. Jay E

    Jay E Cinematographer

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    Joshua, Frogs is out on DVD.

    My 6,(couldn't narrow it to 5), in no particular order:

    Devils, The
    Conformist, The
    Nightmare Alley
    Billy Budd
    California Split
    Lady in a Cage


    I have around 500 titles on Laserdisc that are not out on DVD so I eliminated those titles for consideration.
     
  12. Jake Johnson

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    1. King of The Hill-make it a SE
    2. Kafka-R1-make that a SE as well
    3. Dark Night of The Scarecrow
    4. Papillon-SE
    5. Blade Runner-SE

    and Scrubs-every season!
     
  13. Brook K

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    Ugetsu Monogatari
    Berlin Alexanderplatz
    Stromboli
    The Conformist
    Hail The Conquering Hero

    And 5 more:

    The Crowd
    World On A Wire
    Week-End
    Record Of A Living Being/I Live In Fear
    The Great McGinty
     
  14. BillGo

    BillGo Stunt Coordinator

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    The Fourth Protocol
    City Of Industry
    D.C. Cab
    Electric Dreams
    Distant Thunder
     
  15. Mark Hamilton

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    1 - Class Act
    2 - Batman SE
    3 - Blue Chips
    4/5 - domestic release of Taxi 1 & 2 with subtitles.
     
  16. Marc Colella

    Marc Colella Cinematographer

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    In no particular order (that are not out in R1, and haven't been announced):

    il Conformista
    The Double Life of Veronique
    Short Cuts
    Fanny & Alexander
    Le Samourai
     
  17. Walter Kittel

    Walter Kittel Producer

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    Today, but not necessarily tomorrow...

    Chariots of Fire: SE - waiting until next Oscar season for this one.
    The Miracle of Morgan's Creek - When Paramount, when?
    Le Samourai - After Anchor Bay's release of Un Flic I kept hoping that this would be on the way. Still waiting.
    Bedazzled (1967) - Still can't believe that Fox didn't release this with the remake. Maybe some day.
    99 River Street - One of the smaller noir gems that I hope eventually gets a release from MGM.

    - Walter.
     
  18. Angelo.M

    Angelo.M Producer

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    Raise the Red Lantern
    The Double Life of Veronique
    Ju Dou (redo)
    Blade Runner (redo)
    Map of the Human Heart (announced)
     
  19. Chris Stainton

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    Robinson Crusoe On Mars
    Starchaser: The Legend Of Orin
    Corvette Summer
    King Kong
    Brady Bunch - Complete Seasons
     
  20. Michael Alex

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    - Cat People: the 1942 version
    - La Dolce Vita
    - Ugetsu
    - The Searchers: restored 2-disc set (2006?)
    - The Milky Way
     

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