Weekly RoundUp 6-25-2019

Best Deals on this week's New Releases...

 

Where to find the Best Deals on Movies & TV Shows on 4k/UHD, Blu-ray and DVD…

 

The Features

 

 

– Gaslight – 1944

 

– Dumbo – 2019

 

– War and Peace – 1966

 

– The Spanish Prisoner – 2008

 

– The Wild Heart – 1950

 

– How to Stuff a Wild Bikini – 1965

 

 

– Hedwig and the Angry Inch – 2001

 

– Midnight Lace – 1960

 

– Lost Highway – 1997

 

– The Trouble With Angels – 1966

 

– Birdy – 1984

 

– Double Face – 1969

 

– Monster on the Campus – 1958

The Prices

 

 

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UHD Amazon BestBuy Target
Cinderella (2015) (Blu-ray 4K) (Walt Disney) $29.96 $29.99 $29.99
Dumbo (2019) (Blu-ray 4K) (Walt Disney) $xx.xx $29.99 $29.99

 

 

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Blu-ray Amazon BestBuy Target
24 Hour Party People  (MVD) $17.99
Aftermath, The  (Fox) $19.99 $19.99
American Horror Project: Volume 2  (Arrow Films) $66.09 $72.89
The Believers (Olive) $19.99
Birdy  (Sony) $22.55 $22.99
Black Joy  (Indicator) (Available at powerhousefilms.co.uk on June 25)
Cinderella  (Walt Disney) $24.96 $24.99 $24.99
Dark Side of the Moon, The  (Unearthed) $19.98 $19.99
Divorced Dad  (Kino) $22.99
Double Face  (Arrow Films) $26.42
Dumbo (2019)  (Walt Disney) $xx.xx $24.99 $24.99
Fatso  (Shout! Factory) $26.94
Furie  (Well Go USA) $14.96 $19.89
Galileo (Kino) $19.98
Gaslight  (Warner Archive)  $17.99 $17.99
Green Inferno, The (Collector’s Edition)  (Shout! Factory) $22.99 $22.99
Hedwig and the Angry Inch  (Criterion) $27.37 $27.99 $30.19
Heroes Shed No Tears  (Film Movement) $29.99 $23.19
How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (Olive) $19.99
Hummingbird Project, The  (1091 Media) $22.99 $22.99 $23.19
Illusionist, The  (MVD) $15.47
Incendiary  (MPI) $14.82 $15.89
Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne, The  (Indicator) (Available at powerhousefilms.co.uk on June 25)
Lost Highway  (Kino) $19.99 $19.99
Lost in the Stars (Kino) $19.98
Manhunt: Season 1  (Acorn Media) $22.99 $22.99
Maze  (MVD) $16.81 $17.99
Midnight Lace  (Kino)  $19.98 $19.99 $21.89
Monster on the Campus  (Shout! Factory) $21.96
New York Ripper, The  (Limited Edition) (Blue Underground)  $34.99 $34.99
Night of the Creeps (Collector’s Limited Edition Blu-ray) (Shout! Factory) $29.99
Poison Rose, The  (Lions Gate) $15.99 $15.99
Resurrecting the Champ  (MVD) $17.99 $18.19
Scum (Limited Edition)  (Indicator) (Available at powerhousefilms.co.uk on June 25)
The Spanish Prisoner (Ammo) $19.99
Tamarind Seed, The  (Kino) $19.98 $19.99
Trouble with Angels, The  (Sony) $22.55
War and Peace  (Criterion) $34.99 $34.99 $37.79
Wild Heart, The / Gone to Earth  (Kino) $19.69
Winter Passing  (MVD) $17.99 $17.99

 

 

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DVD Amazon BestBuy Target
13 Graves (Monarch) $13.29
Aftermath, The (Fox) $14.99 $14.99
The Believers (Olive) $17.99
Breaking Habits (Cinedigm) $19.96
Christmas In Evergreen: Letters To Santa (Cinedigm) $12.96 $13.49
Demon Squad (Wild Eye) $13.65
Dick Cavett Show:  Baseball’s Greatest Hits–Pitchers $19.98
Divorced Dad (Kino) $19.98
Dumbo (2019) (Walt Disney) $xx.xx
Furie (Well Go USA) $14.99 $14.99
Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Criterion) $22.69
Heroes Shed No Tears (Film Movement) $19.89
How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (Olive) $13.99
Hummingbird Project, The (1091 Media) $18.59
Isabelle (Lions Gate) $12.81 $13.99
Kangaroo: A Love-hate Story (Passion River) $16.59 $17.99 $16.59
Manhunt: Season 1 (Acorn Media) $24.99
Marcella: Series 2 (Acorn Media) $34.99
Maze (MVD) $13.99
Poison Rose, The (Lions Gate) $17.91
Ramen Shop (Strand) $17.14 $17.99
Retro Afrika: Phase 1 (Indiepix) $26.42
Tamarind Seed, The (Kino) $13.65
War and Peace (Criterion) $27.37

 

 

 

The Disclaimer

 

Standard disclaimer: All prices are taken from the websites of each chain, or from their printed Sunday advertisements. All prices are subject to change by each chain. Prices and inventory in-store may or may not match the website price.

I, obviously, cannot include EVERY title released in a given week in the RoundUp. The titles included are those that I am interested in…as well as those which I consider will be of interest to a majority of consumers (and sometimes I’ll miss one!). I don’t get paid for this, and I don’t have the time to list every DVD. So, please don’t complain! If there is a title not included in the RoundUp that you want to see, PLEASE just look it up yourself, and be nice enough to post and share the results with everyone!

 

The Specials

–Some more region-free releases from Powerhouse Films in the UK.  Pre-order HERE.

–Best Buy, this week, has EXCLUSIVE STEELBOOK PACKAGING with their 4K/UHD copies of both Cinderella (2015) and Dumbo (2019).  Each is priced at $34.99–$5 above the standard 4k/UHD release.

–Best Buy also has EXCLUSIVE STEELBOOK PACKAGING with its Blu copies of Cinderella (1950).  It is also priced $5 above the standard release at $29.99.

–Best Buy’s Weekly Ad is available at THIS LINK.

–Target this week has an EXCLUSIVE 4k/UHD release of Dumbo (2019).  It includes a Limited Edition Gallery Book and is priced at $34.99.

–Target is also advertising an EXCLUSIVE Blu-ray release of Cinderella (1950).  The release includes a Limited Edition Gallery and Story Book at a price of $28.99–$4 above the standard Blu release.

–Target’s Weekly Ad is available at THIS LINK.

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Mike Frezon

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14 Comments

  1. Thank you, Mike!

    I'm good with my Diamond Edition of Cinderella and don't need the Dumbo remake at all.

    I'm actually getting a new release next week that you didn't include in the Roundup. Transit only played 72 theaters earlier this year, and its gross is $814,168, so I think it's fair to say most people don't know about it. But I love it and saw it twice and am happy to add it to my collection. I've had it on pre-order with Amazon for a while and next Tuesday is the scheduled release date, but I haven't been notified of a delivery date. I guess it's such a small release they probably aren't getting that many orders for it, and I'll get it when I get it.

    Anyway, I think the movie is wonderful — its source novel is too — and wrote about it extensively in the Movies forum. Our protagonist is Georg, who agrees at the beginning of the film to deliver a pair of letters to a prominent writer, Weidel, in the city. However, Weidel has taken his own life, so Georg ends up assuming his identity in the hopes of getting a visa which had been promised to Weidel. As Georg tries to arrange passage for himself he meets Weidel's estranged wife, who is unaware of the suicide and thinks her husband has abandoned her. Things between them get complicated.

    @bujaki and I were the only two people to post about it during the theatrical run, but if anyone else is interested, go look at that thread. here.

    https://www.hometheaterforum.com/community/threads/transit -2018.359693/

    I very highly recommend checking out the movie now that it's about to be available in-home (including presumably for rentals.) Amazon has the disc for $24.99, and I will pay that much for it: https://www.amazon.com/Transit-Blu-…ansit+blu-ray&qid=1561067356&s=gateway&sr=8-1. I wholly understand if people might not want to pay that much for a blind purchase, but it's definitely worth a rental at least.

  2. Cinderella and Dumbo, though likely not this week. The price hasn't budged at Amazon, so I'll wait a bit for them to be available for discount somewhere else (likely Disney Movie Club).

    Thank you Mike!

  3. Thanks for the Round-up Mike …

    I ordered War and Peace from Target.com with and used some gift cards to get the price to close to $20.00 …I saw the book and waited for the movie … ;)!

  4. Adam Lenhardt

    Hedwig and the Angry Inch is a must buy for me, one of my favorite musicals, but I'm going to wait for the B&N Criterion sale next month.

    Thanks as always, Mike!

    Good news if reports are correct that the B&N sale starts this Friday June 28 similar to last year when it started the Friday before July 4 instead of Tuesday afterward

  5. I want to pick up seven titles so this has to be the biggest week single for me in years. At some point, I'll get Dumbo, The Green Inferno, Hedwig And The Angry Inch, Lost Highway, Monster On The Campus, The New York Ripper and Night Of The Creeps.

    Thanks for the prices, Mike! 🙂

  6. I posted earlier about Transit, which does have a release date of today but hasn't shipped from Amazon yet. It is still showing as "We need a little more time to provide you with an estimated delivery date." The order page for the Blu-ray lists it as "Temporarily out of stock, order now and we'll deliver when available." I don't think I have a better option than to keep the order, since it's not likely something that would be stocked in stores around here, but this is nonetheless annoying. I pre-ordered this a couple months ago, so there should have been enough time for Amazon to obtain the disc and get it shipped to me by release date.

  7. Amazon has now updated the listing for Transit, listing it as as a pre-order again for July 9 release, instead of a "temporarily out of stock" item that was released this week. Since other sites already had it listed for July 9, it looks like it might always have been July 9 and Amazon originally had the date wrong. It is on digital this week, so perhaps whoever programmed Amazon's site in the first place assumed that the disc was coming out the same day as the digital release when in fact they have two separate dates. Anyway, I'll get it in two weeks.

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