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IT's A Mad Mad Mad Mad World Restoration


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#561 of 566 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted December 12 2012 - 01:16 PM

Wow, sad to miss that =(

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#562 of 566 OFFLINE   rmw650

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Posted December 12 2012 - 02:50 PM

So now there's a 197 minute version of this film? I'm sure hoping MGM will make a 50th anniversary edition of this in 2013 or a 210 minute edition, if it even exists. Now that would be cool!

#563 of 566 OFFLINE   RolandL

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Posted December 13 2012 - 01:41 AM

So now there's a 197 minute version of this film? I'm sure hoping MGM will make a 50th anniversary edition of this in 2013 or a 210 minute edition, if it even exists. Now that would be cool!

No, that was a typo, it's 154 minutes. There never was a 210 minute version. The extra minutes were for the intermission time.

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#564 of 566 OFFLINE   Moe Dickstein

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Posted October 15 2013 - 08:57 PM

Quote: Originally Posted by mike-- It just doesn't seem fair to have this film along with a couple others ( The Alamo-the John Wayne version, and Hawaii ) be given 'restored version' treatment with laserdiscs and VHS issues.........and nothing for DVD!!! Let's start campaigning for a completely restored version for the film's 50th anniversary in 2013. That'll give them 6 years to work on it.


Actually it's 7 years, but close Joe!
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#565 of 566 OFFLINE   rmw650

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Posted October 16 2013 - 02:16 PM

It's coming on 1/21/2014!



#566 of 566 OFFLINE   Joe Lugoff

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Posted October 16 2013 - 03:54 PM

Actually it's 7 years, but close Joe!

 

Well, to be exact, six and a half years!  So we're both right. :)






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