Real Genius on 6/11...

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  1. todd s

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    I read at another forum that Columbia/Tristar has announced the release of Real Genius for a 6/11 release.
     
  2. Matt Pasant

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    My prayers have been answered, this tops my short list of most anticipated titles.
     
  3. Adam_WM

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    Hope it has at least a little bit of special features.
     
  4. David Lambert

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    My wife says "MINE!"...too bad it can't street a week earlier; that would be her birthday! Oh, well...we'll both take it in a heartbeat! YAAAAAAAAAAAAY!!!

    This and My Favorite Year announcements in one day...yippee!
     
  5. Kyle McKnight

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    My B-Day is June 8th. A late present never hurt. THIS BETTER BE TRUE [​IMG]
     
  6. Jeff Kleist

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    Whoohoo! I'm hoping for just a little bit of extras, deleted scenes or a commentary maybe?
     
  7. Justin Doring

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    YES!!!!! I just hope it's not P&S!
     
  8. RussR

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    I saw this on the other forum as well, but haven't yet been able to find confirmation on any of the regular sites. Here's a stretch: maybe since Martha Coolidge was just elected president of the DGA, someone decided there weren't enough of her films on DVD. I think I read that Lost in Yonkers was announced today as well.

    [Edit] DVDAngle now has a short release news blurb on today's news page that includes Real Genius.
     
  9. John Stone

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    Someone at Columbia deserves to be crowned King of the Winter Carnival! YES!!!!!!!!
     
  10. Matthew Chmiel

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    If Columbia/Tri-Star releases Real Genius in pan and scan, someone's house will blow up due to popcorn. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  11. Billy C.

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    Anyone know if Columbia also owns "Top Secret"? This is another Val Kilmer movie that my wife and I would love to come out.
     
  12. Jeff Kleist

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    Paramount owns it, I believe it's supposed to come out later this year. They are WELL aware of our desire for it [​IMG]
     
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    I don't know anyone who doesn't dig Real Genius. Extras would be nice, but OAR is the only real requirement!
    Can't wait! [​IMG]
     
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    billy c thought i heard on another forum not to long ago, top secret might be gettting released on July 16, 2002, not sure, but thought thats what i heard.
     
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    YES!!!! [​IMG]
    I love this movie. I hope there are a bunch of extras, but I'll be overjoyed with just the movie.
     
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    I've never seen this movie in OAR, and the pans in P&S are incredibly annoying. If the 6/11 news is a false rumor, someone will rue the day!
     
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    Man, if this is true, I will be very happy. Columbia has a habit of officially announcing their upcoming releases a little more than 2 months in advance, so if this is true, we should hear some official word by them by the end of March/early April.
     
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    "This? This is ice. This is what happens to water when it gets too cold."
    "This is Alex. This is what happens when people have to wait too long for Real Genius on DVD."
    [​IMG]
     

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