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Hellboy II: The Golden Army (Blu-ray sets)

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#1 of 11 OFFLINE   Jari K

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Posted August 25 2008 - 05:33 PM

Universal Planning Dual 'Hellboy II' Blu-ray Sets | High-Def Digest

"In an early alert to the trades, Universal has announced plans to bring two versions of 'Hellboy II' to Blu-ray this November in two-disc and three-disc collector's edition configurations.

Tech specs and supplement details are still slim, but according to the ad, fans can look forward to high-def exclusive features including a "Build Your Own Comic Book" function and additional BD-Live content. All versions will also contain a Digital Copy of the film.

Complete details are also still to be revealed for the three-disc set, but the deluxe Blu-ray set will feature collectible packaging with additional goodies, including a painted Hellboy bust and more TBA."

#2 of 11 OFFLINE   Jim_K


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Posted August 25 2008 - 11:36 PM

I loved this film. Posted Image One of the best flics this year (from a very good summer) that got a wee bit overshadowed by Dark Knights, Iron-Men and a 60 year old with a bull-whip. I think despite the 75M take it barely passed it's budget which is a shame.

2-disc set for me. Don't need the bust or the build your own comic.
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#3 of 11 OFFLINE   Sam Favate

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Posted August 26 2008 - 12:10 AM

Same here with the 2 disc set. I'm kind of already sick of this digital copy nonsense that has been creeping into every release.

#4 of 11 OFFLINE   Sam Posten

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Posted August 26 2008 - 01:48 AM

Actually the bust looks really cool to me. We usually get sent the non CE sets but I might have to splurge on this Uni release...

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#5 of 11 OFFLINE   Loregnum


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Posted August 26 2008 - 02:34 AM

I'm with you. Bugs me that I am paying for something that I will never use. At least with HD DVD combo discs there was actually some use for the combo side since non hd dvd owners could borrow it although I didn't like paying extra for that as well.

#6 of 11 OFFLINE   Jari K

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Posted August 26 2008 - 02:46 AM

Again, I just have to get the bust-version. Posted Image

#7 of 11 OFFLINE   Paul Arnette

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Posted August 26 2008 - 03:33 AM

This is one of the few movies I was interested in seeing this summer that I didn't get to; so this will be a rare blind-buy for me. However, blind-buys present little risk to me whenever Guillermo del Toro is involved. Posted Image
Universal Blu-ray Discs I will not be buying while they're offered only as Blu-ray + DVD 'flipper' discs:

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, Out of Africa, and Traffic.

#8 of 11 OFFLINE   Eric F

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Posted August 26 2008 - 05:48 AM

Guillermo del Toro drops acid much? Posted Image

If you think this movie is wild, imagine how The Hobbit will be?

#9 of 11 OFFLINE   Jonathan_Clarke


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Posted September 03 2008 - 09:23 AM

I haven't seen that we're paying extra for any digital copies. I like it. It always ticked me off that I could import my cds into itunes with no problem but not my dvds. I'll be glad to have HB II (and Nightmare Before Christmas) in my ipod.
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#10 of 11 OFFLINE   Ron-P



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Posted September 03 2008 - 11:31 AM

A purchase for sure, saw this twice in the theater, fantastic film.
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#11 of 11 OFFLINE   Travis Brashear

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Posted September 04 2008 - 03:56 PM

But why does the cover art for the 3-disc collector's set only say HELLBOY, not HELLBOY II: THE GOLDEN ARMY???
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