Are any of you DVD addicts as sad as me?

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by Richard Hardbattle, Aug 14, 2001.

  1. Richard Hardbattle

    Richard Hardbattle Stunt Coordinator

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    Are any of you guys as sad as me? What is the movie you’ve bought the most copies
    of?
    Mine has to be Aliens:
    Originally purchased on video £12
    Purchased special edition on video£15
    Purchased face hugger box set of all 3 Alien movies (you know...for w/s£69
    Purchased the deluxe £100 LD box set£100
    Purchased the new Alien legacy DVD set (region 1)£70
    Purchased the Alien legacy DVD set (region 2) - so that I had the doc......£80
    Yea Gods..........that’s £346!!!!
    Can anybody either top this, or offer me any mental counselling......
    Rich
     
  2. Neil S. Bulk

    Neil S. Bulk Screenwriter

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    I have many copies of the Bond films on video.
    Dr. No
    -RCA CED Video Disc
    -FOX CED Video Disc
    -Criterion CAV LD
    -MGM Widescreen LD (as part of the Connery Collection)
    -MGM DVD
    -MGM DVD (Special Edition)
    -Divx (it was only $.99, don't hate me)
    From Russia, With Love
    -RCA CED Video Disc
    -FOX CED Video Disc
    -Criterion CAV LD
    -MGM Widescreen LD (as part of the Connery Collection)
    -MGM DVD
    -MGM DVD (Special Edition)
    -Divx
    Goldfinger
    -RCA CED Video Disc
    -Criterion CAV LD
    -MGM Widescreen LD (as part of the Connery Collection)
    -MGM CAV Box Set
    -MGM DVD
    -MGM DVD (Special Edition)
    -Divx
    Neil
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    [Edited last by Neil S. Bulk on August 14, 2001 at 06:38 AM]
     
  3. AdrianOC

    AdrianOC Stunt Coordinator

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    The Star Wars Trilogy is my worst offender..
    Fullscreen VHS
    Widescreen VHS
    Digitally Mastered Widescreen VHS
    THX mastered Widescreen VHS
    THX mastered Widescreen Box set VHS
    Trilogy Special Edition WS VHS
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    "Catapultam habeo. Nisi pecuniam omnem mihi dabis, ad caput tuum saxum immane mittam."
    (I have a catapult. Give me all the money, or I will fling an enormous rock at your head.)
    My DVD List
     
  4. Kim Donald

    Kim Donald Stunt Coordinator

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    [*]2001 A Space Od
    VHS tapes P/S
    LD CAV box set Criterion Collection
    LD CLV MGM
    DVD MGM
    DVD Warner[*]Star Wars
    VHS tapes P/S
    LD's P/S CAV
    LD's CLV widescreen
    LD Box Set widescreen CAV
    LD Box Set widescreen Special Ed. CLV
    ????[*]Star Trek Films
    LD CLV Box Set plus next film
    DVD's as released[*]Bond Films
    Complete Set VHS
    Complete Set LD
    Complete Set DVD (Dr.No, Goldfinger, Russia with Love, Moonraker, GoldenEye,and Tomorrow Never Dies all twice on DVD)[*]Terminator 2
    LD
    LD Special Ed.
    DVD
    DVD Special Ed.[*]The Abyss
    LD
    LD Special Ed.
    DVD[*]Aliens
    LD
    LD Special Ed.
    DVD[*]Willy Wonka
    VHS
    LD
    DVD almost (Order canceled)
    kd
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  5. Frank L

    Frank L Stunt Coordinator

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    Sure... we all have our favorites, mine include:
    Alien
    VHS Tape (Pan n Scan)
    VHS Tape (Widescreen)
    Alien Legacy Box Set (R1)
    Alien Legacy Box Set (R2)
    Alien Legact Documentary DVD (got from eBay at around 100 dlls)
    Blade Runner
    VHS Tape (Original 1982 cut, with voice over, US version)
    VHS Tape (Original 1982 cut, with voice over, European version with added violence)
    Blade Runner "Director's Cut" DVD
    And will soon add the upcoming BR:SE
    Star Wars
    VHS Tape (Original trilogy in P&S)
    VHS Tape (Original trilogy, special edition Widescreen letterbox set, with documentary, got it from eBay for around 200 dlls).
    VHS Tape (Special Edition in P&S)
    VHS Tape (Special Edition in Widescreen)
    And will soon add The Phantom Menace on DVD
    F
     
  6. JeremyJones

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    Has to be Star Wars Trilogy for me.
    VHS: Taped from HBO
    VHS: CBS/FOX
    VHS: THX Pan and Scan
    VHS: THX Letterbox
    VHS: Special Edition Pan and Scan
    VHS: Special Edition Letterbox
    And yes, I will be buying the DVD version(s)!
     
  7. Clinton McClure

    Clinton McClure Casual Enthusiast

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    Jurassic Park
    (VHS) P&S
    (LD) Widescreen CLV Dolby Digital
    (LD) Widescreen CLV DTS
    (DVD) Widescreen DTS
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  8. Joe6pack99

    Joe6pack99 Second Unit

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    Oh god can you say Star Wars Trilogy
    Just about every tape that came out
    The widescreen THX Lasers
    The US SE Box Set
    The Jap SE Box Set
    TPM Widescreen VHS
    TPM Laser
    and of course the TPM DVD when it arrives!
    OMG WAY too much money!
     
  9. Lane F.

    Lane F. Stunt Coordinator

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    Star Wars Trilogy:
    VHS: Original Fox/CBS pan-and-scan tapes
    VHS: 1995 THX pan-and-scan tapes
    VHS: 1995 THX widescreen tapes
    VHS: 1997 SE pan-and-scan tapes
    VHS: 1997 SE widescreen tapes
    VCD: 1997 SE VideoCD's
    LD: 1995 THX Laserdiscs
    LD: 1997 SE Laserdiscs
    Star Wars - Phantom Menace:
    VHS: pan-and-scan tape
    VHS: widescreen collector edition tape
    VCD: Japanesse import VideoCD
    LD: Japanesse import Laserdisc
    DVD: Will own on DVD when it comes out...
    James Bond:
    VHS: owned them all - pan-and-scan
    DVD: own them all now on SE DVD's
    Jurassic Park:
    VHS: pan-and-scan
    LD: Widescreen CLV Dolby Digital
    DVD: Widescreen DD
    DVD: Widescreen DTS (new version)
    Blade Runner:
    VHS: Original 1982 cut, with voice over, European version with added violence - pan-and-scan
    LD: Criterion European version (widescreen)
    DVD: Blade Runner "Director's Cut"
    DVD: Will soon own the upcoming BR:SE DVD
    [Edited last by Lane F. on August 14, 2001 at 12:37 PM]
     
  10. Keith Paynter

    Keith Paynter Screenwriter

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    I smell a boot to the Polls area...
    Pink Floyd - The Wall
    VHS - flip-box VHS
    LD - full-frame Dolby Stereo
    LD - Deluxe LB Dolby Stereo w/trailer (2 copies)
    LD - LB w/Alan Parker commentary, DD5.1
    DVD - Lb w/Roger Waters/Gerald Scarfe commentary
    I still have the Alan Parker LD.
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