The Ongoing Wal-Mart $4.88/$5.50/$5.88 Bargain Bin Thread


Stunt Coordinator
Mar 7, 1999
Titan: AE is $5.99 at Wal-Mart. I have been waiting to get this movie. I've never seen it before, and it's a pretty decent sci-fi animated movie. It's widescreen and contains a dts soundtrack.

Jerome Grate

Effects Supervisor
Senior HTF Member
May 23, 1999
If you don't have it, I suggest you get it, I certainly rate this one as one of those impressive DTS sound tracks. Oh by the way it does work with a 6.1 setup as well. For 5.99 that's a steal.

David Lambert

Executive Producer
Senior HTF Member
Aug 3, 2001
Actually, it's $5.88. Check the bottom of my Weekly Roundup for a bunch of other titles added to Wal-Mart's $5.88 bin, and expect some others to be added before this Friday.

John Berggren

Senior HTF Member
Jun 17, 1999
I'd heard about the soundtrack on this one. The film didn't impress me to pay full price, but $6 for a killer soundtrack.. tempting

Patrick Sun

Studio Mogul
Senior HTF Member
Jun 30, 1999
I've renamed this thread and made it an ongoing thread so people can alert others of new entries into the Wal-Mart $5.88 bargain bin.

Xenia Stathakopoulou

Effects Supervisor
Senior HTF Member
Apr 25, 2003
Real Name
Even though i wasnt planning to get anything till friday, being that im just about broke, a friend of mine alerted me that flashdance was in the 5.88 bin !!!Made a special trip down there and sure enough there it was, what a bargain.
Also saw trading places, but have to wait till friday to get it.
David, do let us know what else will be added to the bin, when you can.
Happy thanksgiving David, dont eat too much.

Mike Frezon

Oct 9, 2001
Rensselaer, NY
Since Patrick is helping us put all our eggs in one basket...or one Wal-Mart $5.88 bin as it were.....
here's more info from this week's Round Up. Starting with Dave Lambert's complete info:
Additionally, my Wal-Mart has added these titles to the $5.88 bin!
Pretty Baby, Hunt for the Red October, Trading Places, The First Wives Club, The Out of Towners (1970 Jack Lemmon), Last of the Red Hot Lovers, National Lampoon's Repli-Kate, Hong Kong 1941, Titan AE, Hard Cash, & The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss.
Also, others this week discussed finding Ford Fairlane and Black Sunday in their local bins.
Thanks Patrick! This will be a great place to find all the latest info on the W-M bargains! I made a special trip to find Black Sunday a couple of weeks ago when I heard about it. A blind buy for me, but based on the recommendations of so many others $5.88 for a new release was too good to pass up!

A side note: I've got a few different Wal-Marts near me and all have rather hap-hazard $5.88 bins.....except for one. The personnel in that store keep the discs all standing neatly on edge so someone can quickly and easily read all the titles on the top edge of the dvd case. Eliminates the need to root or burrow through the bin to see what's in there. Or maybe that's part of the fun for some.

Greg S

Supporting Actor
Mar 13, 2000
Credit goes to DVDTalk for this but here is a list of what has been found in the $5.88 bin.


"10" (16x9)

2 Days In The Valley (LBX)

2010 (LBX)

4 Little Girls (FF OAR?)

61* (16x9)

8 Heads in a Duffel Bag (16x9)

87th Precinct TV movies- Ice and Lightning? (FF OAR)

Abbott & Costello: Africa Screams (FF OAR)

About Last Night.. (Demi Moore, Rob Lowe, James Belushi)

Above The Law (16x9)

Across the Line (FF OAR?)

Action Jackson (FF)

Adventures of Ford Fairlane, The

Adventures Of Ozzie and Harriet, The (Platinum release reported of poor quality)

Adventures of Pinocchio, The (FF/LBX)

Adventures Of The Wilderness Family, The (FF OAR?)

Affair, The (FF OAR)

Aftershock: Earthquake In New York (FF OAR)

Against All Odds (16x9)

Alice In Wonderland (1999 TV Movie FF OAR)

All of Me (FF)

Almost Perfect Affair, An (16x9)

Along For The Ride (FF OAR?)

Altered States (decent movie.. 16x9)

Amazing Adventure, The (FF OAR)

America's Sweetheart (Julia Roberts.. 16x9)

American Flyers (Kevin Costner.. 16x9)

American Werewolf in Paris (LBX)

Amityville Horror 4 (?)

Apt Pupil (16x9)

Arlington Road (Jeff Bridges.. 16x9)

Armed Response (?)

Army of One (FF)

Ash Wednesday (Ed Burns, Elijah Wood.. 16x9)

Astronaut's Wife, The (Depp/Charlize Theron.. 16x9)

Attack of the Killer Tomatoes

Audrey Hepburn Story, The (FF OAR?)

Avengers, The (16x9)

Bachelor, The (16x9)

Barbarians at the Gate (HBO movie.. FF OAR?)

Base 2, The (FF OAR)

Basic Instinct (likely long gone 16x9)

Batman The Movie (1966 FF)

Bats (LBX)

Beast, The (?)

Beat the Devil (FF OAR)

Bedazzled (16x9)

Bed of Roses(16x9)

Before Sunrise (16x9)

Best Laid Plans (16x9)

Best of Times, The (LBX)

Betsy's Wedding (16x9)

Beyond Justice (FF OAR?)

Beyond Suspicion

Beyond the Law

Big Bully

Big Easy, The

Big Jake

Big Tease, The

Billy Jack


Black Beauty

Black Eagle

Black Sunday (16x9)

Blind Date

Blind Fear

Blob, The

Blood of the Dragon

Blue Thunder

Body, The

Body Count

Body Double

Bodyguard, The (Sonny Chiba)

Boiling Point

Bonfire of the Vanities

Boy in the Plastic Bubble, The

Boys on the Side (16x9)

Breaker Breaker

Breaks, The

Breast Men

Bridge of Dragons

Brokedown Palace

Bruce Lee Fights Back From the Grave (Collector's Edition)



Burglar (FF)

Cabin Boy

Caddyshack 2

Campfire Stories

Campus Man

Capricorn One

Captain Kronos- Vampire Hunter

Captain Ron


Casualties of War

Cattle Queen of Montana

Celtic Pride

Charlie's Angels (non-Superbit)


Chill Factor

China O'Brien

Christina's House

Circle of Friends (LBX)

City Hall (Pacino, Cusack, Bridget Fonda)

Clan of the Cave Bear, The

Clear and Present Danger (non-SE)

Cleopatra Jones


Codename - Zebra



Corrina, Corrina (16x9)


Corruptor, the



Creepy Crawlers (aka They Nest)

Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment in Suburbia

Critical Care (Sidney Lumet, James Spader)

Crossing Guard, The (Sean Penn directed, Jack Nicholson)

Cruel Intentions 2


Cry in the Dark, A

Curve, The

Cutthroat Island

Cyborg 2 (Angelina Jolie)


Daisy Miller

Dangerous Liaisons (16x9)


Day Reagan Was Shot, The

Deadly Drifter

Death of a Prophet: The Last Days of Malcolm X

Death Sentence


Deep Blue Sea

Deep Cover


Deep Water


Demolition University

Desert Heat

Desperate Measures

Detroit Rock City

Devil in the Flesh (Rose McGowan)


Diner (Barry Levinson)

Distinguished Gentleman, The

Divine Maddness

Doc Hollywood (FF)

Dolores Claiborne

Don Juan DeMarco

Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead

Double Down

Dragon Fist

Dream Theater: Metropolis 2000: Scenes From New York: Special Edition

Drive Me Crazy

Drop Dead Gorgeous

Drop Zone (Wesley Snipes)

Drowning Mona

Dungeons and Dragons

Earthly Possessions

Eddie (Whoopi Goldberg)

Elmo in Grouchland

Elvis: His Best Friend Remembers

Encino Man

End of the Line

Ernest Goes to Camp

Ernest Goes to Jail

Ernest Scared Stupid

Every Which Way You Can


Excess Baggage (may be a FF Wal-Mart exclusive so buyer beware)

Exorcist III

Extreme Adventures of Super Dave, The

Extreme Limits

Eye of the Beholder

Fair Game

Falling Down (Michael Douglas)

Family Enforcer

Fan, The

Far Out Man

Fatal Attraction (SE.. 16x9)

Father's Day


Fearless Hyena (16x9)

Feeling Minnesota

Few Good Men, A (both SE and non-SE so buyer beware)

Fifteen and Pregant

Final Analysis

Fire Down Below

First Degree

First Strike

Fist of Fear, Touch of Death


Flood: A River's Rampage

Foreigner, The

Forever Young

Forget Paris (Billy Crystal)

Fort Apache, the Bronx

Fortress, The

Frank and Jesse

Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell


Freddy Got Fingered



Freshman, The


Funny Farm (FF)

Future Sport

Gate, The (FF)

Gauntlet, The

G.I. Jane


Glimpse of Hell, A


Glory Daze

Go (16x9)

Godzilla (Matthew Broderick.. 16x9)

Godzilla: King of the Monsters

Godzilla Vs. Mechagodzilla

Godzilla vs. Mothra

Goodzilla Vs. The Thing

Godzilla's Revenge

Going Overboard

Gone Fishing

Good Advice

Goodbye Lover

Good Guys Wear Black


Grand Canyon (16x9)

Green Berets, The


Groove Squad

Gross Anatomy

Grumpier Old Men (FF)

Grumpy Old Men (FF)

Guilty Conscience

Guinevere (Sarah Polley)


Hamburger Hill

Hanging Up


Hard to Kill

Harvard Man

Heart of Dixie

Heat (Burt Reynolds)

Heaven's Burning

Her Alibi (FF)

Hercules in New York (FF)

High Risk

High School USA

Home Fries (Collector's Edition)

Hong Kong 1941 (Chow Yun Fat.. 16x9)


Hotel New Hampshire, The

House Party

House Party 2

House Party 3

House on Haunted Hill/The Devil Bat (2-Pack)

How To Be A Player

How To Commit Marriage (Bob Hope)

Howling III: The Marsupials (Elite Entertainment's SE.. 16x9)

Hunt for Red October, The (non-SE)


Ice Storm, The (16x9)

Idle Hands (most seem to find it to be a FF only release which must be a WalMart exclusive but FF/16x9 release also found so YMMV and buyer beware)

If These Walls Could Talk 2

I'll Remember April (Full Frame, believed to be OAR)

Impostors, The

In Country

In Love and War



Innocent Blood

Innocent Man, An

Inventing the Abbotts


Iron Eagle

Iron Monkey 2

Island of Dr. Moreau, The

Isn't She Great

Jack Bull

Jackie Chan & 36 Crazy Fists

Jakob the Liar

Jane Doe (Teri Hatcher)


Jerry Seinfeld- I'm Telling You For the Last Time

Jerry Seinfeld- Live on Broadway

Joan of Arc

Joe's Apartment

Johnny Mnemonic (some FF/16x9 and some reported as being FF only, WalMart exclusive?, so buyer beware)

Johnson County War

J.R.R. Tolkein: Master of the Rings

Jungle Book, The

Just Cause

Just The Ticket (Andy Garcia, Laura Harris)

Kelly's Heroes

Kermit the Swamp Years

Kill Cruise

Killing Midnight

Kissing a Fool

Knockaround Guys

Kronos: Vampire Hunter

Lady and the Highwayman, The

Lassie (1994 Helen Slater)

Last Action Hero (some FF only, some 16x9.. please check carefully to save yourself some trouble)

Last of the Blonde Bombshells

Last of the Red Hot Lovers

Last Seduction, The

Laurel and Hardy (Artisan release)

Lawnmower Man, The

Leap of Faith (YMMV scanning $9.44 for some.. Steve Martin)

Learning Curve, The

Left Behind (4:3 which might be the OAR?)

Left Behind II (4:3 which might be the OAR?)

Legend of Boggy Creek, The


Lemon Drop Kid, The (Bob Hope)

Liberty Heights (Barry Levinson)

Little Big League

Little Princess, The

Little Shop of Horrors, The

Local Hero (16x9)

Logan's Run

Lone Ranger, The

Lone Ranger and the Lost City of Gold, The

Lonely Guy, The

Long Walk Home, The

Lost in Space

Lost Souls


Mad City


Made in America (Whoopi, Ted Danson)


Maid To Order

Major League 2

Mambo Cafe


Man Who Knew Too Little, The (Bill Murray.. 16x9)

Man With Two Brains, The

Mars Attacks

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (De Niro, Branagh, Helena Bonham Carter.. reported as being a FF only edition)

Master, The

Master Touch, The


Mackenna's Gold

Maid for Each Other



Medicine Man (Sean Connery)

Memories of War


Miami Rhapsody

Mickey Blue Eyes (Hugh Grant)

Midsummer's Night Dream, A




Mod Squad, The

Moll Flanders

Mom's Outta Sight

Money Talks


Most Wanted


Mr. Accident (Yahoo Serious)

Mr. Destiny (James Belushi, Courteney Cox, Rene Russo, Jon Lovitz)

Mr. Nice Guy (Jackie Chan)

Mr. Saturday Night (Billy Crystal)

Mr. Wonderful

Muppets from Space (16x9)

Murder At 1600 (Wesley Snipes)

Murder of Crows, A (FF)

My Blue Heaven (Steve Martin, Rick Moranis.. FF)

My Dear Secretary

My Fellow Americans

My Giant (Billy Crystal)

My Stepmother Is An Alien (Dan Ackroyd, Kim Basinger, Jon Lovitz)

National Lampoon Loaded Weapon 1

National Velvet

Natural Born Killers (old non-anamorphic)

Neverending Story 2 - The Next Chapter

New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking, The

New Fist Of Fury

New Jack City (likely no longer available)

News at Eleven

Newton Boys, The

Night of the Living Dead/Kingdom of the Spiders (2-Pack)

Night Shift (Ron Howard directed, Michael Keaton)

Nightwatch (1998)

Nine Months

No Escape

No Man's Land

No Mercy

No Way Back

Norma Rae

Nothing But Trouble

Novacaine (Steve Martin 16x9)

Now And Then

Nowhere to Run

O'Hara's Wife

Object of Beauty, The

On Deadly Ground

Once a Thief: Family Business (TV series)

One False Move

One Last Score (Matthew Modine directed)

One Man's Hero

One Man's Justice

One Night at McCools

Operation Condor

Order, The (Van Damme)

Oscar (Stallone)

Our Gang

Out For Justice

Out-of-Towners, The (1970.. 16x9)


Outsiders, The

Oxygen (Maura Tierney)

Pacific Heights (Michael Keaton)

Pallbearer, The

Paradise Road

Passenger 57 (Wesley Snipes)

Patriot Games (non-SE)


Pee Wee's Big Adventure

Perpetrators of the Crime


Play It to the Bone

Point of No Return (Bridget Fonda)

Poseidon Adventure, The

Postman, The

Postman Always Rings Twice

Power of One, The

Power, Passion and Murder

Presence, The

Presumed Innocent (Harrison Ford)

Pretty Baby

Primal Instinct

Prime Gig, The (Vince Vaughn, Ed Harris)

Prince Of Bel Air

Private Benjamin (Goldie Hawn)

Program, The

Pump Up the Volume (Christian Slater, Samantha Mathis.. 16x9)

Punisher, The

Puppet Masters, The

Q&A (Nick Nolte)

Queen: We Will Rock You (Special Edition/DD)

Queens Logic

Rambo - First Blood Pt. 2 (16x9)

Rambo III (16x9)

Rat Pack


Real McCoy, The (Val Kilmer, Kim Basinger)

Rebel Run

Red Dawn

Red Heat

Red Scorpion

Regarding Henry (Harrison Ford, Annette Bening)

Requiem for Murder

Rehearsal fof Murder

Reign In Darkness


Return Of The Pink Panther, The


Rio Lobo

Risky Business

River Niger, The

Road Warrior, The


Rodeo Girl



Rumble in the Bronx (Jackie Chan)

Run Lola Run (might be erroneous)

Running on Empty (FF)


Samarai Jack (comedy central dvd w/ some special features)

School Daze (Spike Lee.. 16x9 though some are reported being FF only, another WalMart exclusive? Buyer beware)

Sea Wolves, The

Seabiscuit - America's Legendary Racehorse

Secret Weapons

Secret Weapons AKA Storm Trooper (not the same as above)

Secrets of a Married Man

Seven Little Foys, The (Bob Hope)

Seventh Sign, The

Sex, Lies and Videotape (Soderberg.. 16x9)

Shadow Riders, The

Shadow Warriors

Shadow Warriors II


Shaft (1971 version)

Shaft in Africa

Shaft's Big Score

Shane (OAR 4x3)

Sharky's Machine

Showdown in Little Tokyo (Brandon Lee)

Silent Fall

Silent Rage

Silent Trigger

Simon Sez


Simply Irresistable



Slums of Beverly Hills


Snake-Crane Secret

Snows of Kilimanjaro, The




Son In Law

Son of Paleface, The

Sour Grapes

South Bronx Heroes

South Central

Spawn 1,2,3

Specialist, The

Spitfire Grill, The

Split Decisions

Spreading Ground

St. Helens

Star 80

Stay Tuned (John Ritter)

Stealing Home


Street Fighter (Van Damme)

Street Fighter's Last Revenge

Stroker Ace

Substitute Wife, The

Sudden Death (FF)

Sugar And Spice

Suicide Kings

Surviving The Game

Swap, The

Sweet Dreams

Switch (Ellen Barkin, Jimmy Smits)

Switchback (LBX)


Tango & Cash (Kurt Russell/Stallone)

Tarzan: The Lost City

Tenant, The (Polanski)

Tennessee's Partner

Texas Chainsaw Massacre Next Generation

Tha Eastsidaz

That Old Feeling

Thicker Than Water

Thin Blue Lie, The

Thirteen Days

Thomas Crown Affair, The (1968)

Three To Tango

Three Wishes

Tidal Wave

Tiger Warsaw



Titan A.E.

Too Young To Die

Top Dog


Total Recall

Towering Inferno, The

Town & Country

Toy, The

Trading Places

Trial And Error

Trial by Jury

Trick or Treat

True Blood

True Crime

True Stories

Truman (4x3 OAR?)

Truth About Cats And Dogs, The

Turn of the Blade

Two Girls and a Guy (Robert Downey Jr, Heather Graham.. 16x9)

Two if by Sea (Denis Leary, Sandra Bullock)

Two Moon Junction (Zalman King)

Ultimate Weapon, The

Unnatural Causes

Very Bad Things


Wag the Dog

Wagon's East!

Wall Street

War at Home, The

Waterboy, The

Wes Craven's Chiller (4x3 OAR)

What About Bob? (Bill Murray, Richard Dreyfuss)

Whatever It Takes

When a Man Loves a Woman (Meg Ryan, Andy Garcia)

When Trumpets Fade

Where the Rivers Flow North

White Fang (Live Action)

White Force

White Sands

Who's Harry Crumb? (John Candy.. 16x9)

Why Do Fools Fall in Love

Wild Things


Wing Commander


With Honors

Without Limits

Woman on Top

Wraith, The

Young Frankenstein

Zeus and Roxanne

Zoolander (LBX)

Zoot Suit

TV Shows, 2-Packs & Misc.


AMC Monsterfest Roger Corman Classics Collection 1

AMC Monsterfest Boris Karloff Classics

AMC Monsterfest Cult Classics vol. 1

AMC Monsterfest Cult Classics vol. 2

Andy Griffith Show, Volume 2 (2-Pack) (Buyer beware that episodes might have been altered with cartoons/commercials on some of the 2 Packs and have different episode titles to reflect this)

Beatles, The (2-Pack): Fun with The Fab Four and The Beatles Unauthorized

Beverly Hillbillies, Volume 1 (2-Pack)

Beverly Hillbillies Volume 2 (8 episodes)

Bonanza - Volume 1 (4 episodes)

Bonanza, Volume 1 (2-Pack)

Bruce Lee: Martial Arts Extreme (2-Pack)

Bruce Lee & Bolo Yeung: Martial Arts Masters 2-pack

Camelot/The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Charles Bronson 2-Pack- Death Wish/Family of Cops (may be Death Wish 5: The Face of Death.. may also come with Family of Cops 3)

Charles Bronson 2-Pack- Family of Cops 2/Family of Cops 3 (also reported to come in part 1 and 2)

Chicago Bears 2002 Yearbook

Classic Cary Grant (2-Pack)

Classic Dramas 2-pack

Comedy Classics 2-Pack

Cop Chases

Destiny's Child: Can You Handle This

Dolly Parton: Behind the Scenes

Dragnet/World's Greatest Detectives (2-Pack)

Dramatic Action 2-pack

Frank Sinatra 2-Pack - Suddenly/The Man With The Golden Arm

Great American Western, The - Featuring 4 Randolph Scott Movies 2-Pack

Great American Westerns Volume 2 (2-Pack)

Great American Westerns Volume 3 (2-Pack)

Grid Iron Gladiators 2-pack

Gumby 2-pack (Gumby's Great Adventures with 10 episodes that total to 54 minutes, and Christmas with Gumby, 4 episodes that total to 31 minutes)

Hercules/Three Little Pigs

High Intensity 2-Pack

Hilarious Abbott & Costello, The 2-Pack

History of the Cowboys

History of the Packers

Hollywood's Classic Movies 2-pack

Intense Action 2-Pack

James Cagney (2-Pack)

Kids' Classics (2-Pack)

King of the Cage: The Evolution of Combat (2-Pack)

Laurel & Hardy (2-Pack)

Lucy Show, The (2-Pack)

Madeline's Best Manners

Magic Sword/Sword of Lancelot, The (2-Pack)

Martial Arts Extreme 2-pack

Memories of War (Prelude to War & Memphis Belle)

Michael Jordan to the Max

Muhammad Ali:Through The Eyes of The World

Mummies and Zombies - Ancient Evil: Scream of the Mummy/Night of the Living Dead 2 Pack

Mysterious Action 2-pack

NBA at 50

Night of the Living Dead/Sleepy Hollow High? 2-Pack

Old West Classics 2-Pack

Pearl Harbor Documentary 2-Pack

Powerpuff Girls, The: Powerpuff Bluff

Red Skelton, Volume 1

Red Skelton Volume 1 (2-Pack)

Red Skelton, Volume 2

Red Skelton/W.C Fields (2-Pack)

Rutger Hauer Double feature: Omega Doom & Blind Fury

Samurai Jack

Shania Twain: Video Collection

Sonny Chiba: Extreme Action 2-pack

Sonny Chiba: Martial Arts Extreme 2-Pack

Sonny Chiba: Street Fighter 2-Pack

Superman vs. Nature & War/Superman vs. The Monsters & Villains (2-Pack)

Tim Conway Double Feature - The Longshot and They Went That-A-Way and That-Away

TV Classic Westerns Volume 1 (2-Pack)

TV Classic Westerns, Volume 1 (8 episodes)

Three Stooges

Three Stooges (2-Pack)

Three Stooges (4 Episodes)

Thug Immortal: The Tupac Shakur Story

TV Guide - Looks At Christmas

Ultimate Space Experience

Vincent Price (Triple Feature)

World's Most Famous Detectives



Stunt Coordinator
Mar 7, 1999
"Actually, it's $5.88. Check the bottom of my Weekly Roundup for a bunch of other titles added to Wal-Mart's $5.88 bin, and expect some others to be added before this Friday."

Right you are. I should have known, because Wal-Mart rarely ends their price in .99. Actually I did purchase this flick and it's well worth the money. It's no Iron Giant, but the quality is much better than some of Don Bluth's other animated movies(especially the MGM movies). It's non-stop action and special effects which is what a lot of guys out there like. The voices provided to the movie are Matt Damon(Good Will Hunting, The Rainmaker), Bill Pullman (Independance Day, While You Were Sleeping, Casper), John Leguizamo (Sid in "Ice Age"), Nathan Lane (Timon in "The Lion King" and Snow Bell in "Stuart Little"), Janeane Garofalo ("Mystery Men","The Truth About Cats & Dogs"), and Drew Barrymore ("Ever After", "E.T.", "Riding in Cars with Boys").

David Lambert

Executive Producer
Senior HTF Member
Aug 3, 2001
Good idea to do this, Patrick.
The bad news, guys, is that I've been told that the $5.88 bin may be going away come Feb or Mar of next year.
No explanation was given other than the hypothesis that studios would stop providing the product.
I think this is a weird concept, because DVDs are getting OLDER and that there will therefore be more old crap to mark down to this price point. Also, all of their competitors have similar displays at similar prices now.
In my opinion, the only way the $5.88 bin could go away is to replace it with a $4.88 or a $3.88 bin! But my sources seem convinced that for whatever reason, it IS going away at winter's end.

Mark Zimmer

Senior HTF Member
Jun 30, 1997
I think this going away is related to the recent story about the studios being concerned about discs getting too cheap and people expecting dirt cheap prices on everything--and certainly being available for $5.88 on street date would contribute to that expectation. The Hollywood studios are probably the only entities that can stand up to Wal-Mart, since it's not as if WM can go to China and get the DVDs there (at least not legally). What ever happened to their American-Made policy, anyway?

Dan Rudolph

Senior HTF Member
Dec 30, 2002
The studios have no reason to complain about the $5.88 bin though. They're getting as much for those as the would if Wal-Mart were selling them for $10 and selling more in the process.


Supporting Actor
Mar 1, 2002
I saw:

Ford Fairlane

Hong Kong 1941

Blind Date

The Pick-Up Artist

National Lampoon's Repli-Kate

Titan AE

Jordan Max


Baywatch Wedding(w/15 extra minutes never before seen Yeehaw!!)

The Last Seduction

Hard Cash(I think this was only full screeen)

Picked up the first three. I'll check out another WM tomorrow.

I just checked dvdpricesearch and their best price for Blind Date was $19.14 - I wonder if WM made a mistake on that title?

There are 2 Repli-kate DVDs:

National Lampoon's Repli-Kate 9.99 MSRP

and Repli-kate: Special Edition 24.95 MSRP

I have no idea if they are 2 different movies(i don't think they are) but they both have Eugene Levy and Ali Landry in them.

Casey Trowbridg

Lead Actor
Senior HTF Member
Apr 22, 2003
I'm going to go to Wal*mart later this week if everything works out alright and I'm going to hunt for Titan A.E it has been on my want list for a long time now.

Xenia Stathakopoulou

Effects Supervisor
Senior HTF Member
Apr 25, 2003
Real Name
Wow Chet !The pickup artist 3 weeks before street date , and in the 5.88 bin to boot !I hope i get that lucky to find it next time i make a trip to my wal mart.


Nov 25, 2003
My local walmart's 5.88 bin has Price's Last Man On Earth and Night of the Living Dead. The NOTLD is in a "hollywood classics" packaging. Does anyone know if this is a widescreen version?

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