-

Jump to content



Photo

M*A*S*H is out early?


This topic has been archived. This means that you cannot reply to this topic.
6 replies to this topic

#1 of 7 Casey Neutron

Casey Neutron

    Stunt Coordinator

  • 127 posts
  • Join Date: Feb 06 2001

Posted January 02 2002 - 08:30 PM

Picked up the 5 Star Collection edition of M*A*S*H at ******* today. I was surprised to see it there since the release date is 1/8. ******* also had the tv series on the shelf. Didn't see this stuff at Best Buy or Circuit City. Did ******* jump the gun or did Fox up the release date?

#2 of 7 Kyle McKnight

Kyle McKnight

    Screenwriter

  • 2,515 posts
  • Join Date: Mar 08 2001

Posted January 02 2002 - 08:51 PM

I would assume they broke date since you haven't yet heard of a newer release date. If you wouldn't mind editing the store name out of your posts, that'd be great. We're not supposed to discuss openly here the stores that broke the date.
Kyle McKnight

#3 of 7 Ronald Epstein

Ronald Epstein

    Studio Mogul

  • 39,707 posts
  • Join Date: Jul 03 1997

Posted January 02 2002 - 09:27 PM

I'm still waiting on a review copy! Posted Image

Ronald J Epstein
Home Theater Forum co-owner

 

gallery_269895_23_10043.jpg Click Here for the latest/hottest Blu-ray Preorders gallery_269895_23_1316.jpg Click Here for our complete Blu-ray review archive

gallery_269895_23_773.jpg Click Here for our complete 3D Blu-ray review archive gallery_269895_23_992.jpgClick Here for our complete DVD review archive

gallery_269895_23_7246.jpg Click Here for Blu-Ray Preorder Release Schedule gallery_269895_23_3120.jpg Click Here for forum posting rules and regulations


#4 of 7 Chris Bardon

Chris Bardon

    Screenwriter

  • 2,071 posts
  • Join Date: Jul 04 2000

Posted January 03 2002 - 01:51 AM

I think that it shipped quite early to retailers, because I got my copy before Christmas. Spectacular disc BTW-worth the wait.
XBox Live Gamertag:ChrisBardon

#5 of 7 Coressel

Coressel

    Supporting Actor

  • 668 posts
  • Join Date: May 26 1999

Posted January 03 2002 - 03:12 AM

Chris, tell us more!

I'm more excited about M*A*S*H coming to DVD that just about anything.

#6 of 7 Chris Bardon

Chris Bardon

    Screenwriter

  • 2,071 posts
  • Join Date: Jul 04 2000

Posted January 03 2002 - 03:36 AM

Well, the film itself looks better than I've ever seen it, but given that that's only been on VHS that's not saying much. Also first time I've seen it in widescreen, so a big difference. As for supplements, there is some repetition between the segments, and most of them look like they were produced for TV, but all of them seem to fit. Some interesting trivia in the documentaries, and I'm looking forward to listening to the commentary at some point, but all in all a great disc.
XBox Live Gamertag:ChrisBardon

#7 of 7 Mike Frezon

Mike Frezon

    Studio Mogul

  • 29,291 posts
  • Join Date: Oct 09 2001
  • LocationRensselaer, NY

Posted January 03 2002 - 11:32 AM

That's odd, I saw both M*A*S*H the movie and M*A*S*H the 1st season (TV) at one of my local B&Ms today, too. Didn't realize they were ahead of their time. Won't say where it was.....but its not usually a popular place among posters at this board! Posted Image

And let me add that I was surprised to see the Willie Wonka WS sitting comfortably alongside the PS!

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!


HTF Rules | HTF Mission Statement | Father of the Bride

Dieting with my Dog & Heart to Heart/Hand in Paw by Peggy Frezon