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#1 of 14 ONLINE   Mike Frezon

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Posted June 12 2010 - 04:01 PM


There's Jessie the yodeling cowgirl. Bullseye, he's Woody's horse. Pete the old prospector. And, Woody, the man himself.Of course, it's time for Woody's RoundUp. He's the very best! He's the rootinest, tootinest cowboy in the wild, wild west!


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#2 of 14 OFFLINE   Patrick Sun

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Posted June 12 2010 - 04:06 PM

Best Buy on sale DVD items:


$4.99 each:
Snatch
Blackhawk Down
21
Talladega Nights
Kung Fu Hustler


2 for $20:
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
Ed Wood
Pulp Fiction
Who Framed Roger Rabbit
No Country for Old Men


Blu-ray:


The Hurt Locker $17.99


$19.99 each:
From Paris with Love
Avatar
Alpha Dog
In Bruges
Assault on Precinct 13 (2008)



$14.99 each:
Tai Chi Master
Empress and Warriors



Spider-Man Trilogy $49.99
The Godfather Trilogy $54.99
The Bourne Trilogy $59.99
Band of Brothers $59.99



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Target on sale DVD items:


Alice in Wonderland $17.99


Shutter Island $16.99


$12 each:
Invictus
The Hurt Locker
Ninja Assassin
Edge of Darkness
Sherlock Holmes
and selected others


$12.99
Angels and Demons
District 9
Zombieland
The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day


$7.99
Law Abiding Citizen


Blu-ray:


$22.99 each:
Invictus
Ninja Assassin
Edge of Darkness
Sherlock Holmes
Shutter Island
Alice in Wonderland



$14.99 each:
Angels and Demons
District 9
Zombieland
The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day
Troy
The Departed
The Hangover



$9.99 each:
Law Abiding Citizen
Rudy
Seven Pounds
The Last Samurai
Training Day
The Assassination of Jesse James from the Coward Robert Ford



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#3 of 14 OFFLINE   Adam Lenhardt

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Posted June 12 2010 - 04:54 PM

Wish there was a good deal on The Book of Eli, but it's still a no brainer. Thanks as always, guys!



#4 of 14 OFFLINE   Scott Merryfield

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Posted June 13 2010 - 12:57 AM

FYI, you can get Flash Gordon and Darkman Blu-Rays at Deep Discount currently for $15.46 each through their 25% off sale.



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Posted June 13 2010 - 01:41 AM

I'll probably pick up the Blu-ray of Supernatural: Season One during the Deep Discount sale. The Book Of Eli was worth a rental for those that haven't seen it. Thanks for the prices, guys!

#6 of 14 OFFLINE   Adam Gregorich

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Posted June 13 2010 - 03:42 AM

Thanks as usual Mike and Patrick!

 $9.99:  Law Abiding Citizen (DVD $7.99), Hancock, Rudy, Seven Pounds, The Last Samurai, Training Day, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford.

If you haven't seen Law Abiding Citizen its easily worth a blind buy at that price.  I bought it blind a few months ago based on Michael's review and wasn't disappointed.  Amazon is already price matching:


http://www.hometheat...abiding-citizen



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Posted June 13 2010 - 10:02 AM

Ultimate Electronics

as spotted in Boulder, Colorado on Sunday June 13:


2-for-$20 BluRays:


Leon (The Professional)

Labyrinth

Dark Crystal

30 Days of Night

Resident Evil 3

Resident Evil 2

Quaratine

Men In Black

Close Encounters

 ...and a few others; I'm going by memory. I bought Leon and Men In Black.



$13.99 BluRays:


X-Men 3 (warning: contains Brett Ratner)

...I bought it with a $5 coupon. Wouldn't have touched it if it weren't for that, and for the star of Juno running through walls.


$8.99 BluRays:


Michael Clayton

The Girl Next Door (Elisha Cuthbert)

Star Trek films (individual ones, not the boxes)

Truman Show (don't buy it, re: the review here on HTF)



$6.99 BluRays


Hellboy cartoon, and some other Anchor Bay b-titles including The Girl Next Door (NOT the Elishaa Cuthbert one!)



I also saw at the registers a shrink-wrapped 2-pack of Gattaca+The Fifth Element (BluRay) for $19.95.


NOTE: The $10 Pirates of the Caribbean (BluRays) ended on Saturday (yesterday). They're no longer on sale here, try BestBuy.


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#8 of 14 OFFLINE   Aaron Silverman

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Posted June 14 2010 - 08:13 AM

Hey, I liked X-Men 3 (although it was quite a bit more violent than the first two, I thought).


Nice to see a few new titles showing up in the sub-$10 BD sales.


Incidentally, the Disney Store deal on the Tim Burton Alice combo pack runs through the end of the month -- $26.99 plus a decent-sized (18x24 or so, IIRC) poster and a coupon for $10 off your next purchase (expires June 30).  Combine that with the $10 DMR coupon (which expires sometime this week, maybe tomorrow), and it's like getting it (and the poster) for $6.99.


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#9 of 14 OFFLINE   Adam Lenhardt

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Posted June 15 2010 - 10:27 AM

Picked up Book of Eli on Blu for $19.95 at Ultimate Electronics today.



#10 of 14 ONLINE   Mike Frezon

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Posted June 15 2010 - 11:40 AM



Originally Posted by Adam Lenhardt 

Picked up Book of Eli on Blu for $19.95 at Ultimate Electronics today.


Assuming you were at Crossgates Commons, Adam...what did you think of the store/deals, etc.


There's Jessie the yodeling cowgirl. Bullseye, he's Woody's horse. Pete the old prospector. And, Woody, the man himself.Of course, it's time for Woody's RoundUp. He's the very best! He's the rootinest, tootinest cowboy in the wild, wild west!


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#11 of 14 OFFLINE   Adam Lenhardt

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Posted June 15 2010 - 02:55 PM

Originally Posted by Mike Frezon 

Assuming you were at Crossgates Commons, Adam...what did you think of the store/deals, etc.


Yeah, that's the one. It's bizarre, both because I see the ghost of Circuit City past, so to speak, and because it's very different than the Circuit City was. The media section is segregated into its own section with security towers at the only entrance inside the door at the far left, like you see in a Barnes & Noble but much denser with a much better selection. The divide is probably 50-50 between DVDs and BDs. A couple commissioned salesmen are posted at regular intervals throughout the rest of the store, ready to pounce on unsuspecting customers. The media section has its own checkout counter.


The pricing seems to be designed, much like Walmart's, to mock the very idea of a Weekly Roundup. Aside from the half-dozen or so big releases in a given week, deals seem to vary from store to store. The Crossgates Commons location also had 2-for-$20, $13.99 and $8.99 BluRay specials, but there was very little overlap with the titles Will posted.



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Posted June 15 2010 - 03:02 PM



Originally Posted by Adam Lenhardt 

The pricing seems to be designed, much like Walmart's, to mock the very idea of a Weekly Roundup. Aside from the half-dozen or so big releases in a given week, deals seem to vary from store to store. The Crossgates Commons location also had 2-for-$20, $13.99 and $8.99 BluRay specials, but there was very little overlap with the titles Will posted.


Ah, good to know. In that case I won't post titles here, as it wouldn't make sense to get people's hopes up. (Not that I planned to go every week, but, if I did.) A bit of surprise in what may be in store (pun intended) can be nice.


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Posted June 16 2010 - 05:56 AM

Maybe I should hope for UE to inhabit the "ghost" space that CC left behind in my nearby shopping center in downtown Brooklyn.  Not sure why BB has not done that already -- there are plenty of BBs in Manhattan, but only 2 in the farthest reaches of Brooklyn where I (and probably most folks living near downtown) almost never go. Anyhoo, interesting to see the UE pricing, etc. And thanks as usual for the weekly roundup, Mike and Pat. _Man_

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Posted June 19 2010 - 07:27 AM

Anyone here see THE STEPFATHER (1987) Blu available at any B&M store? I can't seem to find it anywhere. Thanks in advance.




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