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Star Trek the Motion Picture DVD October 30th???

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#1 of 6 ONLINE   Osato



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Posted August 26 2001 - 11:41 AM

Is this being released a week earlier than announced????? http://www.amazon.co....123576-1964121

#2 of 6 OFFLINE   Lane F.

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Posted August 26 2001 - 01:56 PM

Its more likely that Amazon made a typo and put the incorrect release date...

[Edited last by Lane F. on August 27, 2001 at 12:17 AM]
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#3 of 6 OFFLINE   Anton Ruzic

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Posted August 26 2001 - 02:43 PM

Amazon.com also claims that the film is presented in 1.85:1 AR, when ST:TMP was shot in 2.35:1 Anamorphic Panavision. Rumor has it that cinematographer Richard Kline was involved with the final color-correction and framing of The Director's Edition, so I very much doubt that he would have let something like this happen.


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#4 of 6 OFFLINE   David Lambert

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Posted August 26 2001 - 09:54 PM

Well, this is just plain interesting.

I went over to Image Entertainment to see what date THEY had for this, compared to Amazon.

I can't find a separate listing for ONLY "TMP".

However, they have this:

Star Trek: The Motion Pictures DVD Collection 1-9 (DVD)
Catalog Number: PAR156824DVD
UPC: 097361568249

...AND they have this:

Star Trek: The Original Crew Movie Collection 1-6 (DVD)
Catalog Number: PAR156814DVD
UPC: 097361568140

Both are due 11/6th. I can't link you directly to those pages, thanks to javascript, but here's the main site: http://www.image-entertainment.com . In the "search" box just type in Star Trek and look on results page 2 (bottom) and 3 (top).



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Posted August 27 2001 - 01:29 AM

I believe the other two listings are box sets of the films. One with the original crew and another complete set. Keep in mind that there is already a Next Generation set of the films out.

#6 of 6 OFFLINE   Neil S. Bulk

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Posted August 27 2001 - 09:17 AM

I'm pretty sure Amazon just screwed up the release date. With every other site and the official announcement saying November 6, I'm sure that's the release date.


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