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Jackie Brown on Laserdisc But Not DVD?

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#1 of 9 Rob Tomlin

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Posted August 28 2001 - 03:26 PM

I understand that Jackie Brown has been released on Laserdisc, with a DTS soundtrack no less! So, why hasn't it been released on DVD??? Posted Image
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#2 of 9 Paul Brookfield

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Posted August 28 2001 - 03:32 PM

It has.

It has had a release in most of Europe - UK, France, Belgium, Holland, etc. - but those are the flippers.

You will need to be able to play PAL stuff and have your DVD player equipped to play Region 2 or Region 4 but it has had an Australian release all on one side!

Not seen the film though.

#3 of 9 LukeB



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Posted August 28 2001 - 03:42 PM

It was also released on DIVX.

#4 of 9 Roger Mathus

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Posted August 28 2001 - 03:54 PM

You can get a NTSC anamorphic edition in Japan. It was released about two years ago. It is Region 2 coded. It appears that this is available almost anywhere except Region 1. Strange!!

#5 of 9 Julian Lalor

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Posted August 28 2001 - 04:20 PM

The R4 (PAL) version is also anamorphic. Apparently, this film is being geared for an SE release in R1, but it's been a long, long time coming.

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Posted August 28 2001 - 04:27 PM

Earlier this year, it was rumored to be released as an SE in September of this year, but its a little too close to Sept for us to not know about it now, so Im sure this got postponed. If we havent heard about it by now, Im sure it wont get here til next year, because Buena Vista will probably be busy working on their Christmas discs now.
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#7 of 9 Gilbert Galindo

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Posted August 28 2001 - 06:27 PM

It's a damn shame this hasn't been out on REGION 1 yet! Whoever is responsible should be beaten with a tire iron.

#8 of 9 Matthew Brown

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Posted August 29 2001 - 12:11 AM

It's a damn shame this hasn't been out on REGION 1 yet! Whoever is responsible should be beaten with a tire iron.[/quote]

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#9 of 9 Josh Dial

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Posted August 29 2001 - 01:20 AM

I swear Jackie Brown is out in Canada. I'll double check today.