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Are there any plans to release "Silent Movie" a Mel Brooks film?

Discussion in 'DVD' started by Eric Emma, Oct 20, 2003.

  1. Eric Emma

    Eric Emma Well-Known Member

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    I'm a mel brooks fan, this film and Blazing Saddles are the only 2 movies by him I haven't seen yet. I just bought the Producers and thought it was hilarious

    Max Bialystock: That's it, baby, when you've got it, flaunt it, flaunt it!

    I will be buying Blazing Saddles soon but I was wondering since my Blockbuster doesn't have Silent Movie, Blazing Saddles, and other Mel brooks films, if Silent Movie is ever going to be released on DVD?
     
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    20th Century Fox has the rights to Silent Movie. I haven't heard of any plans to release it.
     
  3. Todd Hostettler

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    Man, this one is screaming for DTS...


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    I love this flick, I also want Silent Movie on DVD. Years ago I recorded it onto videotape from a laserdisc I had rented. I remember a rumor that there would be a Mel Brooks boxed set and Silent Movie might possibly be part of it. Guess it was just that, a rumor.
     
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    Count me in for wanting Silent Movie, it is hilarious.
     
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    There is a Mel Brooks Box set... in R4

    Silent Movie
    High Anxiety
    To Be or Not to Be

    here
     
  8. Gary->dee

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    ...and R1 gets dissed again!

    Thanks for clearing that up, Rick. [​IMG]
     
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    Being a Mel Brooks fan without having seen Blazing Saddles is like being an Orson Welles fan without having seen Citizen Kane.
     
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    I can't wait for High Anxiety (also a Fox property). I'd also buy Silent Movie (which I have not seen since I was really young.)
     
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    Oh, lord... Silent Movie...

    "He sucks his thumb?"

    I love this movie. This, along with Men in Tights, would be wonderful.
     
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    Actually, Silent Movie IS a prime candidate for DTS since it's 90 minutes of pure music via John Morris' magnificent score . A 5-channel remix would be fantastic.
     
  14. Eric Emma

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    I haven't seen it simply because my blockbuster, hollywood video, and the library don't carry it... So I have to wait till I build the cash to buy it [​IMG] Same goes for silent film
     
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    I also want to see High Anxiety & Silent Movie on DVD. These 2 movies need to be on DVD.
     

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