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Annual "DVDs we got for Christmas" list

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#41 of 62 Doug Wallen

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Posted December 25 2003 - 04:43 PM

Just a few here:

Winchester '73
The Santa Clause 2
Once Upon A Time In The West

#42 of 62 Kristian


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Posted December 26 2003 - 04:27 AM

These are the DVDs I found under the tree yesterday morning:

Firefly - The Complete Series
Futurama - Volume 2
Looney Tunes - Golden Collection

I also got the Return of the King Limited Edition soundtrack with the bonus DVD (the trilogy super trailer on this disc is really cool).
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#43 of 62 Andrew Radke

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Posted December 26 2003 - 06:07 AM

Well I got the following:

Terminator 3: Rise Of The Machines
Bad Boys: Special Edition
Pirates Of The Caribbean
The Matrix
Looney Tunes: Golden Collection
Friends: The Complete 5th Season

I also received a Blockbuster gift card and with that I purchased:

Indiana Jones Trilogy
Batman: The Movie (1966)

Didn't make out half bad. In a few weeks, I'll fill the gaps with DVDs I was hoping to get.....but didn't.
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#44 of 62 Brook K

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Posted December 26 2003 - 08:41 AM

Ordered 11-12 for myself during the Deepdiscount sale, but as for gifts:

Warner Legends Box
Two Towers Extended
The Firemen's Ball Criterion
All That Heaven Allows Criterion

I also got Fargo SE and The Shop On Main Street Criterion but I already had them so will exchange for something else.

Wife also got me the talking Gollum - My Precious!
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#45 of 62 Chris Vanasse

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Posted December 26 2003 - 08:45 AM

I didn't get any DVDs for Christmas....i bought my dad American Wedding and got my mom Dirty Dancing (UE). Today I picked up:
24 Season 2
Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys
Forrest Gump
John Carpenter's Vampires (Superbit)
Edward Scissorhands
Jaws (DTS Version)
Desperado (Special Edition)

#46 of 62 wally


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Posted December 26 2003 - 11:52 AM

Indy Jones Collection

#47 of 62 Mark Hamilton

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Posted December 26 2003 - 05:22 PM

Yay! I did well this year... Posted Image ...so happy.

~Masters of the Universe
~Black Rain
~Empire of the Sun
~The Big Hit
~Simpsons Season 2
~Simpsons Season 3
~Family Guy Season 3
~Futurama Season 2

#48 of 62 Adam T

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Posted December 26 2003 - 05:35 PM

So far my Christmas DVDs are:

Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Extended Edition
Saving Private Ryan: Special Limited Edition
Bad Boys II
Profiler Season 2

#49 of 62 Scott Hamilton

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Posted December 26 2003 - 10:30 PM

What I got

Pirates of The Caribbean
Indiana Jones Box Set
The Sopranos Season 1
Terminator 3

#50 of 62 Kevin Porter

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Posted December 26 2003 - 11:18 PM

I only asked for two and I got both. I was not disappointed this Christmas

-The West Wing: The Complete 1st Season
-Alias: The Complete 2nd Season

Danny Federici, we'll meet you in the land of hope and dreams

#51 of 62 Larry Sutliff

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Posted December 27 2003 - 02:29 AM

What I received as gifts:
-LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN(yup, I actually asked for it!)

What I purchased with a Best Buys Gift Certificate:
-THE BELLS(1926)
All of the above feature Boris Karloff.

And, as a bonus, the Double Feature DVD of DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE, featuring both the Frederic March and Spencer Tracy versions, was in my mailbox yesterday, and it isn't due for release until either January 6th or the 13th(both dates are listed on several e-tailers).

#52 of 62 Ed Faver

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Posted December 27 2003 - 03:48 AM

I asked for very little as I buy so much during the year, but I did get what I asked for:

Seabiscuit & The Treasure of the Sierra Madre.

For my son: South Park Seasons 2 & 3.

Also got Let It Be...Naked

#53 of 62 Alanna


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Posted December 27 2003 - 04:24 AM

Here's what I got, all from my boyfriend:

Inu Yasha 3 disc SE
Sex and the City Season 1
The Sweetest Thing

Given this year:
only Lord of the Rings: Two Towers SE

That's it for DVDs. No one else even attempts to buy DVDs for me, even if I ask for them. =)
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#54 of 62 Gary Harris

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Posted December 27 2003 - 06:16 AM

I got concert DVDs this year:

The Who - The Kids are Alright (Deluxe)
Peter Gabriel - Growing Up Live
The Last Waltz

My wife got:

Little House on the Prairie - Season 1
Mommie Dearest

#55 of 62 ScottR



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Posted December 27 2003 - 06:41 AM

I got-

I Love Lucy: The Complete First Season
LOTR:TT: EE Boxed Set
The Indiana Jones Trilogy
Warner Legends Box

Not too shabby!

#56 of 62 Britton


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Posted December 27 2003 - 10:37 AM

I scored:
Looney Tunes The Golden Collection
They Live

And I picked up the Alien Quadrilogy from Costco on the 23rd for myself, and The Kids in the Hall S1 arrived more than a week ago, so all in all not bad. I was given plenty of cash that will surely be spent on many a DVD.

#57 of 62 Michael Bailey

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Posted December 27 2003 - 10:54 AM

I buy them the week they come out. So I guess I will get SWAT this week.

#58 of 62 Estevan Lapena

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Posted December 27 2003 - 05:12 PM

I got the following on X-mas Day:
  • Do The Right Thing: Criterion
  • Suspiria: 3 disc, Limited Edition
  • Straw Dogs: Criterion
  • Boyz In The Hood
  • Led Zeppelin: How The West Was Won CD.
  • Apocalypse Now: Redux
In the mail... still. (Mostly from that DeepDiscountDVD 20% off sale):
  • Hearts and Minds: Criterion
  • Re-Animator: ME
  • Hard Boiled: Anamorphic 16x9 HK release
  • Shaolin Master Killer
  • Monterey Pop: Criterion
  • Amores Perros

#59 of 62 MartEvans


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Posted December 28 2003 - 03:46 AM

This Christmas we have mainly been watching...

Modern Drummer - Festival 2000
Modern Drummer - Festival Weekend 2003
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang: Special Edition
Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band: Live in Barcelona
Alien Quadrilogy
Casablanca: Two-Disc Special Edition
The Chronicles of Narnia
The Day the Earth Stood Still: Fox Studio Classics
Eddie Izzard: Circle
Eddie Izzard: Dress to Kill
Falling in Love
The League of Gentlemen: Christmas Special
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds- God is in the House
The Silence of the Lambs: Special Edition
The Simpsons: Christmas With The Simpsons
Strangers with Candy: Season 2
Notorious: Criterion Collection
The Year Without A Santa Claus


#60 of 62 Eric Brunton

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Posted December 28 2003 - 04:39 PM

Well, I'm tryin to do a little catching up on my collection, I was happy to find:

Firefly, (the first and only season, damn FOX!)
24 first season
DS9 first seaon
Indana Jones Trilogy
Lawrence of Arabia (Superbit)
Friends (Season 2)
Guns N Roses (Use Your Illusion 1 and 2)