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The Train LQA from Twilight Time. Sold Out!

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#1 of 22 OFFLINE   Kyrsten Brad

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Posted July 18 2014 - 10:20 AM

Just got the Low Quantity Alert for "The Train " per TT's FB page.LT 250 remain.Glad I got mine.

#2 of 22 OFFLINE   atfree

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Posted July 18 2014 - 11:12 AM

I knew this one wouldn't last long. Great film, great transfer.


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Posted July 18 2014 - 11:21 AM

Really good movie very good transfer this title is worth the extra money.



#4 of 22 OFFLINE   lukejosephchung

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Posted July 18 2014 - 11:25 AM

I knew that as a Burt Lancaster/John Frankenheimer feature, this one was gonna go fast, so it was a day-one purchase for me...glad I have it in my video library to enjoy... :cheers:



#5 of 22 OFFLINE   Adam Gregorich

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Posted July 18 2014 - 12:49 PM

Fantastic movie and disc.  I'm actually surprised its not sold out.



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Posted July 18 2014 - 03:04 PM

Fantastic movie and disc.  I'm actually surprised its not sold out.

I'm glad you enjoyed it.  I first viewed this film when I was a young lad in a movie theater.  It's been one of my favorites ever since.


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#7 of 22 OFFLINE   ahollis

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Posted July 18 2014 - 03:09 PM

Thank goodness I got mine. I have always enjoyed this film and disliked the way MGM handled this film as non-anamorphic. Cheers to both Twilight Time and MGM/ UA for this release. It is worth owning.
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#8 of 22 OFFLINE   Ronald Epstein

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Posted July 18 2014 - 11:41 PM

I have to sit down and finally watch my copy this weekend.

 

I hear it's a great film and I am looking forward to enjoying it.


 

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#9 of 22 OFFLINE   DavidJ

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Posted July 18 2014 - 11:56 PM

Me too (although I've seen it before). Time for movie watching has been scarce lately and I haven't gotten around to it. Glad I didn't wait any longer to order it than I did though.

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Posted July 19 2014 - 12:19 AM

I have to sit down and finally watch my copy this weekend.

 

I hear it's a great film and I am looking forward to enjoying it.

 

If you've never seen this film, then you're in for a reel treat Ron.

 

And if/when you get around to revisiting it, don't miss the superb Kirgo/Redman/Seydor commentary. Actually, I thought it bested Frankenheimer's own track ported from the DVD (although in fairness, naturally different styles and focus).



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Posted July 19 2014 - 07:36 AM

 

And if/when you get around to revisiting it, don't miss the superb Kirgo/Redman/Seydor commentary. Actually, I thought it bested Frankenheimer's own track ported from the DVD (although in fairness, naturally different styles and focus).

 

Yep, it very much bested it.  Great, fun commentary.



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Posted July 19 2014 - 11:01 AM

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#13 of 22 OFFLINE   TonyD

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Posted July 19 2014 - 11:01 AM

 

I knew this one wouldn't last long. Great film, great transfer.

 

Who did you quote?

 

 

Anyway great movie glad I picked it up.


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Posted July 19 2014 - 11:21 AM

Who did you quote?Anyway great movie glad I picked it up.

The first post in the thread but it didn't show up...

Now you listen to me, I'm an advertising man, not a red herring. I've got a job, a secretary, a mother, two ex-wives and several bartenders that depend upon me, and I don't intend to disappoint them all by getting myself "slightly" killed. Roger Thornhill (Cary Grant), Hitchcock's North By Northwest (1959)

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Posted July 19 2014 - 08:08 PM

Yep, it very much bested it.  Great, fun commentary.

 

Miss Julie K. sure has a shine for Scofield - for good reason; he kills this role - but if TT ever releases A Man For All Seasons, I'd bet a fin it gets a commentary. ;)



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Posted July 19 2014 - 09:39 PM

I watched it tonight on my projector.  Excellent image, contrast and sharpness.



#17 of 22 OFFLINE   Kyrsten Brad

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Posted July 21 2014 - 01:08 PM

It's official. Per Twilight Time's FB page, "The Train". is SOLD OUT!! Congrats Twilight Time.

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Posted July 21 2014 - 04:37 PM

Watched my blu ray today of the Train. I recently had screened the DVD but once the HD version started I couldn't stop. So nice to see this in HD. I remember going to the movies three times to see this on first release.

#19 of 22 OFFLINE   Robin9

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Posted July 21 2014 - 09:29 PM

I love it when Twilight Time's titles sell out quickly. It means they have finance for further Blu-ray discs.



#20 of 22 OFFLINE   Matt Hough

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Posted July 22 2014 - 04:11 AM

I love it when Twilight Time's titles sell out quickly. It means they have finance for further Blu-ray discs.

 

Exactly! The better they do, the better we do.







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