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SINBAD SELLING FAST

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#1 of 54 Ernest

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Posted January 13 2014 - 11:58 AM

Twilight is reporting there are 400 Golden Voyage of Sinbad are left and 700 Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger.



#2 of 54 ahollis

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Posted January 13 2014 - 04:37 PM

They are worth owning. Great transfers and I have not regretted buying them.
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#3 of 54 Robin9

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Posted January 14 2014 - 05:46 AM

Twilight is reporting there are 400 Golden Voyage of Sinbad are left and 700 Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger.

 

Good. I love it when Twilight Time discs sell quickly because it means they can continue trading. I have zero interest in these two films but I'm glad others disagree.



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Posted January 14 2014 - 07:40 AM

It's nice t know that, whilst they're clearly going to sell out, they've not gone so quickly that anyone who wanted one might have missed it because they were ill for a few days, or away on holiday.

 

What are the fastest to sell out?

 

How many have lasted less than a week?

 

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Posted January 14 2014 - 07:43 AM

It's nice t know that, whilst they're clearly going to sell out, they've not gone so quickly that anyone who wanted one might have missed it because they were ill for a few days, or away on holiday.

 

What are the fastest to sell out?

 

How many have lasted less than a week?

 

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Posted January 14 2014 - 11:46 AM

I was on the fence about purchasing these two films.  I decided to go ahead and take the plunge.  Anyone have any experience with Screen Archives?  I've never ordered from them before and was wondering how long it normally takes them to process the order and ship it.



#7 of 54 ahollis

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Posted January 14 2014 - 12:08 PM

About two days to process and a week to get it. At least that has been my experience.

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Posted January 14 2014 - 12:51 PM

About two days to process and a week to get it. At least that has been my experience.

 

Great!  So hopefully I'll be enjoying IAMMMMW during the first half of next week and Sinbad in the latter half.

 

Thanks for the info.



#9 of 54 Richard Gallagher

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Posted January 15 2014 - 11:52 AM

Shipping is better now that they've gone back to shipping via first class mail. My pre-order of Khartoum was shipped on Monday and arrived today.


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Posted January 17 2014 - 10:20 AM

Shipping is better now that they've gone back to shipping via first class mail. My pre-order of Khartoum was shipped on Monday and arrived today.

 

Thanks for the info.  My order is still pending.  Hopefully things will speed up once the package gets to USPS.



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Posted January 17 2014 - 10:21 AM

FYI...

 

It looks like SAE is down to 130 copies of Golden Voyage.



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Posted January 17 2014 - 11:02 AM

In addition to the Sinbad discs:

 

December 26th -  Low Quantity Alert from Twilight Time! Less than 600 copies of Enemy Mine (1985) and Stagecoach (1966) remain.



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Posted January 21 2014 - 05:13 AM

Golden Voyage of Sinbad sold out.


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Posted January 21 2014 - 03:04 PM

Golden Voyage of Sinbad sold out.

 

Whew!! Ordered my copies of these yesterday. Thanks to Ernest for the heads-up!


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Posted January 22 2014 - 05:13 AM

Golden Voyage of Sinbad sold out.

 

Hey, that was quick! I was on the Screen Archives web site yesterday, trying unsuccessfully to pre-order The Blue Max, and they had a message saying 50 were left.

 

It seems the standard pattern is that when stocks are really low, there is a last minute rush to buy. But who is buying? Enthusiasts who have left it too long or Ebay scalpers?



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Posted January 22 2014 - 05:56 AM

Hey, that was quick! I was on the Screen Archives web site yesterday, trying unsuccessfully to pre-order The Blue Max, and they had a message saying 50 were left.

 

It seems the standard pattern is that when stocks are really low, there is a last minute rush to buy. But who is buying? Enthusiasts who have left it too long or Ebay scalpers?

Probably both.  I waited until there were about 200 Golden and 400 Eye left.  $30 each plus shipping is hard to part with and I really had to be pushed.



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Posted January 22 2014 - 02:03 PM

Probably both. I waited until there were about 200 Golden and 400 Eye left. $30 each plus shipping is hard to part with and I really had to be pushed.

If it's a title I want I order it the day pre-sales are up.
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Posted January 22 2014 - 07:33 PM

I missed out on these. Nobody's fault but mine - I just waited too long to order. I wonder if they'll ever be issued again on Bluray?



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Posted January 22 2014 - 07:38 PM

I enjoyed these so much that I ordered the Sony Blu-ray collection, which I passed on several years ago. Amazon had it and it will be here Thursday.

Now twilight, we need FIRST MEN IN THE MOON.
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Posted January 22 2014 - 08:47 PM

I missed out on these. Nobody's fault but mine - I just waited too long to order. I wonder if they'll ever be issued again on Bluray?

Eye of the Tiger is still available at the moment.







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