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Misery: Collector's Edition (10/02)

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#1 of 15 PaulP



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Posted July 11 2007 - 02:53 AM


Special features:
  • Widescreen Feature Film
  • Feature Commentary by Director Rob Reiner
  • Feature Commentary by screenwriter William Goldman
  • Featurette: Misery Loves Company
  • Featurette: Marc Shaiman's Musical Misery Tour
  • Featurette: Diagnosing Annie Wilkes
  • Featurette: Advice for the Stalked
  • Featurette: Profile of a Stalker
  • Featurette: Celebrity Stalkers
  • Featurette: Anti?Stalking Laws
  • Original Theatrical Trailer
  • Original Theatrical Teaser

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#2 of 15 Corey



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Posted July 11 2007 - 03:09 AM

yay, about time. so many featurettes. Posted Image`
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#3 of 15 captainjoe


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Posted July 11 2007 - 07:26 AM

I've been waiting for this for so long! Finally!

Anamorphic widescreen!

#4 of 15 WillG



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Posted July 11 2007 - 07:46 AM

Finally, I can buy this now
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#5 of 15 donnie_d


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Posted July 11 2007 - 08:08 AM

wow! it's even better than the R2UK SE.iam glad i waited.

we recently got Adventures Of Priscilla SE and now this,does anyone know what else out of MGM SE titles that's out in the UK but still not out in the US? i think that's pretty much it...

#6 of 15 Stephen_J_H



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Posted July 11 2007 - 03:39 PM

Even though it's not the original poster, I gotta say I love the cover art. Simple and understated.
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#7 of 15 Vincent-P


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Posted July 11 2007 - 03:51 PM

the original Rollerball has an SE in other regions that hasn't been released in R1

#8 of 15 Scott Temple

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Posted July 11 2007 - 04:53 PM

Excellent! Another non-anamorphic title gets the 16x9 upgrade and the special features sound great. This release has been long overdue. I don't really care for the new cover art though. It's much better than the horrible cover on MGM's current disc, but I wanted this cover.

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#9 of 15 MattMC



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Posted July 12 2007 - 11:04 AM

Can't wait to pick this one up finally (I waited, knowing that the studio would re-release it sometime). As for the cover, I must say that it could have been a heck of a lot worse.

#10 of 15 Haden


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Posted July 15 2007 - 01:47 PM

So this is not just a direct port of the R2 special edition? How does this one differ from that as far as extra features?

#11 of 15 Andrew Radke

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Posted July 15 2007 - 05:05 PM

Funny, I almost bought the existing release 3 days ago at a local video store. I had it in my hands, but I put it back in favor of another title. Good thing I did. With this, and the special edition of "Cujo", my Halloween movie night is gonna rock this year! lol
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#12 of 15 Bo_Darville


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Posted October 07 2007 - 03:01 AM

lots of enthusiatic posts in this thread. anyone buy this? impressions?

#13 of 15 captainjoe


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Posted October 07 2007 - 12:18 PM

I purchased it and the video quality is extremely good up-converted on my PS3. I've never seen the old disc so I can't compare but I've never seen the movie look quite so clear.

#14 of 15 Lyle_JP



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Posted October 07 2007 - 04:08 PM

Originally Posted by Haden
So this is not just a direct port of the R2 special edition? How does this one differ from that as far as extra features?

There are several new featurettes not directly related to the film itself but which explore the phenomenon of celebrity stalking. In my opinion, if you already own a special edition from another region, it's not worth the upgrade. Unless, of course, they fixed the accidentally omitted "You crazy bitch" line on the 5.1 track.

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#15 of 15 Arnie G

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Posted October 08 2007 - 01:02 AM

I got this and they did an excellent job. The video is superb and the extras included all the principal actors/crew. Much recommended Posted Image
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