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ICQ: # 1 Posted on 22.4.13 1613.11 | Instant Rating: 9.45 Hello. After things shook out over the week, we were down to just 140 new DVDs, 45 Blu-rays and 6 "digital" titles coming out Tuesday. EDIT: Crap, I left six out. Make it 146 DVDs and 197 total! TOP PREORDERS OF THE WEEK 1 1 (The W at Amazon) Jurassic Park 3D (3D Blu-ray + Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + UltraViolet) 2 2 Gangster Squad (+ UltraViolet Digital Copy) 3 3 Gangster Squad [Blu-ray] 4 4 The Impossible 5 5 The Impossible [Blu-ray] 6 8 Promised Land 7 6 Masterpiece Classic: Mr. Selfridge (UK Edition) 8 7 Naruto Shippuden: Set 14 9 13 A Haunted House 10 11 Promised Land (Two-Disc Combo Pack: Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + UltraViolet) 11 10 Marvel Knights: InHumans 12 15 A Haunted House (Two-Disc Combo Pack: Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + UltraViolet) 13 9 Maverick: The Complete Second Season 14 23 Great Gatsby [Blu-ray] 15 14 Ken Burns: The Central Park Five 16 17 A Haunting - Season 5 - Aired 2012 17 21 Made in Japan [Blu-ray] 18 12 Live at Montreux 2012 [Blu-ray] 19 19 Touched By an Angel: The Seventh Season 20 -- (digital purchase) Jack Reacher 21 20 Donna Leon's Commissario Guido Brunetti Mysteries - Episodes 15 & 16 22 -- Buck Denver Asks: What's In The Bible? Volume Eleven - Spreading The Good News! 23 18 Richard III (Criterion Collection) [Blu-ray] 24 22 Donna Leon's Commissario Guido Brunetti Mysteries - 17 & 18 Dropping out from last week's check were and Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan [Blu-ray] Looney Tunes Super Stars: Sylvester & Hippety Hopper - Marsupial Mayhem. MOVIES OF THE WEEK THE BIG ONES As I JUST said, the top selling title of the week IS... (1993/2013) Jurassic Park 3D (3D Blu-ray + Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + UltraViolet) Cannily released JUST after the limited 3D engagement in theatres (2013) Gangster Squad (+ UltraViolet Digital Copy) Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Nick Nolte, Emma Stone, Sean Penn Gangster Squad [Blu-ray] (Lo Imposible - Spain, 2012) The Impossible Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor The Impossible [Blu-ray] (USA/UAE, 2012) Promised Land Matt Damon, John Krasinski, Frances McDormand Promised Land (Two-Disc Combo Pack: Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + UltraViolet) Marlon Wayans, Essence Atkins, Cedric The Entertainer, Nick Swardson, David Koechner A Haunted House A Haunted House (Two-Disc Combo Pack: Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + UltraViolet) Promised Land Same as above, different distributor, much more expensive? A Haunted House Ditto? NERD ALERT More info on this DVD at Marvel Knights: InHumans Shout! Factory (shoutfactory.com) DIGITAL EXCLUSIVES OF THE WEEK (digital purchase) Jack Reacher (2012) Jack Reacher [HD] Tom Cruise IS DVD/BD coming May 7 (digital purchase) (digital purchase) Just Like Being There [HD] (2012) Just Like Being There Gig poster "community" DVD coming June 4 (digital purchase) (2012) Behind The Orange Curtain Documentary on teenaged drug addicts in Orange county, CA (digital purchase) No DVD release scheduled yet (digital purchase) Behind The Orange Curtain [HD] THE CRITERION COLLECTION OF THE WEEK #655: Pierre Etaix (Criterion Collection) A box set of his five features and three shorts - more info on this set and preview at The Criterion Collection (criterion.com) #655: Pierre Etaix (Criterion Collection) [Blu-ray] #213: Richard III (Criterion Collection) (UK, 1955) More info on this film and trailer at The Criterion Collection #213: Richard III (Criterion Collection) [Blu-ray] Looney Tunes Super Stars: Sylvester & Hippety Hopper - Marsupial Mayhem 18 classic shorts Pawn (2013) Michael Chiklis, Common, Marton Csokas, Sean Faris, Stephen Lang, Ray Liotta, Nikki Reed, Forest Whitaker Pawn [Blu-ray] Cheech & Chong's: Animated Movie (2013) They'll live forever!!! Cheech & Chong's: Animated Movie [Blu-ray] Fast and Furious 1-5 (4/24) Fast and Furious 1-5 [Blu-ray] (4/24) NEW TO BLU-RAY (1974) The Great Gatsby [Blu-ray] Robert Redford, Mia Farrow The Pit & the Pendulum [Blu-ray] (1991) Castle Freak [Blu-ray] (direct to video, 1995) Blu-Ray Twin Pack: Poor Pretty Eddie & Carnival Magic Blu-Ray Twin Pack: Dementia 13 & The Terror Same as above, different distributor, slightly cheaper? Terror / Dementia 13 [Blu-ray] Ditto? Poor Pretty Eddie / Carnival Magic [Blu-ray] DOCUMENTARIES OF THE WEEK Last Summer Won't Happen (1968) More info on this DVD at Icarus Films (icarusfilms.com) El Cerrito (Venezuela, 2006) More info on this DVD at Microcinema (microcinemadvd.com) Happy People: A Year in the Taiga (Germany, 2010) Werner Herzog does it again Extra long Vimeo trailer at wernerherzog.com The Queen of the People (La Reina del Pueblo - Venezuela, 2010) - Microcinema Space Shuttle Columbia: Mission of Hope (An Article of Hope - 2011) G-Dog (2012) Mother India: Life Through The Eyes of The Orphan (2012) FURN FILMS OF THE WEEK The Robot Vs. The Aztec Mummy (La momia azteca contra el robot humano - Mexico, 1958) The "before MST3K" version Maldonne (Misdeal) (Italy/France, 1969) Not much more info on this DVD at Pathfinder Pictures (ww.pathfinderpictures.com) The Grapes of Death (Les Raisins de la Mort - France, 1978) The Grapes of Death [Blu-ray] Night of the Hunted (La Nuit des Traquées - France, 1980) Directed by Jean Rollin (as is above) Night of the Hunted [Blu-ray] Electric Button (Moon & Cherry) (Tsuki to Cherry - Japan, 2004) Cold Prey II (Fritt vilt II - Norway, 2008) More info on this DVD at Shout! Factory (shoutfactory.com) A Tale Of Legendary Libido (Garoojigi - South Korea, 2008) Korean sex comedies are the best sex comedies Penthouse Playboys (Pen-teu-ha-woo-seu Ko-kki-ri - South Korea, 2009) Also known as "Searching for the Elephant" for some reason Poema De Salvación (Argentina, 2009) (English subsite "The Salvation Poem" available) Last Caress (France, 2010) Secret Love (Bimilae - South Korea, 2010) Tierra Madre (Mexico, 2010) YouTube trailer at Vanguard (vanguardcinema.com) Judgment (Judgement - Japan, 2012) More info on this DVD in English and trailer link at Pathfinder Mixed Kebab (Belgium/Turkey, 2012) Thale (Norway, 2012) (Int'l site) Thale BD/combo [Blu-ray] ABCD (Any Body Can Dance) (Hindi Movie / Bollywood Film / Indian Cinema DVD) (India, 2013) "When a capable dancer is provoked by the evil design of his employer, naturally he will be out to prove his mettle." Naturally! (4/25) Jolly L.L.B. (Hindi Movie / Bollywood Film / Indian Cinema DVD) - 2013 (India, 2013) (4/25) Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns (Hindi Movie / Bollywood Film / Indian Cinema DVD) - 2013 (India, 2013) (4/25) COLLECTIONS OF NO GREAT SHAKES OF THE WEEK Treasure Chest Of Horrors 2 Mona Screamalot (Veronica Ricci) presents six shorts Ultimate Zombie Feast 2 Collection of eight zombie movies - list at Amazon; trailer at Vanguard (vanguardcinema.com) ZOMBIE MOVIE OF THE WEEK (well, not counting the collection right up there) All American Zombie Drugs (2010) Beau Nelson, Wolfgang Weber, Natalie Irby, Susan Graham OLIVE FILMS (olivefilms.com) OF THE WEEK Sante Fe Stampede (1938) Santa Fe Stampede [Blu-ray] War of the Wildcats (In Old Oklahoma - 1943) John Wayne, Martha Scott, Albert Dekker, George "Gabby" Hayes, Marjorie Rambeau, Dale Evans War of the Wildcats [Blu-ray] The Fighting Seabees (1944) John Wayne, Susan Hayward, Dennis O'Keefe, William Frawley The Fighting Seabees [Blu-ray] Copacabana (1947) Groucho Marx, Carmen Miranda, Andy Russell, Steve Cochran, Gloria Jean Copacabana [Blu-ray] Magic Town (1947) James Stewart, Jane Wyman Magic Town [Blu-ray] Wake of the Red Witch (1948) John Wayne, Gail Russell, Gig Young, Adele Mara, Luther Adler Wake of the Red Witch [Blu-ray] Champion (1949) Kirk Douglas, Marilyn Maxwell, Arthur Kennedy Champion [Blu-ray] The Red Pony (1949) Myrna Loy, Robert Mitchum The Red Pony [Blu-ray] City That Never Sleeps (1953) Gig Young, Mala Powers, William Talman, Edward Arnold, Chill Wills, Marie Windsor, Paula Raymond City That Never Sleeps [Blu-ray] They also are releasing the two Hal Hartley films below. AND THE REST OF THE MOVIES OF THE WEEK Federal Agents Vs. Underworld, Inc. (serial, 1949) Mistress Of The Apes (1979) Flirt (USA/Germany/Japan, 1995) Bill Sage, Dwight Ewell, Miho Nikaido, Martin Donovan, Parker Posey - more information at the site of director Hal Hartley (possiblefilms.com) Flirt [Blu-ray] Gothkill: The Soul Collector (Gothkill - direct to video, 2009) Juliya Chernetsky, Flambeaux, Eve Blackwater Bloodsucking Vampire Freaks (direct to video?, 2010?) Not in IMDb but same distributor as above - they seem to have a theme... Violet Sweet, Persephonie, Tim Beckley Magic Journey to Africa (Spain, 2010) "Originally presented in GIANT SCREEN theaters" - I guess they couldn't afford to say "IMAX" (or they couldn't afford to SHOW it in IMAX) More info and trailer at Image (image-entertainment.com) Magic Journey to Africa [Blu-ray] Wasted On The Young (Australia, 2010) 5th & Alameda (2011) Saye Yabandeh, Mario Van Peebles, Corey Sevier - man, Mario's lookin' OLD - more info on this DVD at the mighty Maverick (maverickentertainment.cc) Journey to Jamaa (Jamaa - short, Uganda/USA, 2011) Meanwhile (2011) DJ Mendel - also directed by Hal Hartley Meanwhile [Blu-ray] Part Time Fabulous (2011) Wuthering Heights (UK, 2011) More info on this DVD and YouTube trailer at Oscilloscope (oscilloscope.net) Wuthering Heights BLU RAY [Blu-ray] Any Day Now (2012) Alan Cumming, Garret Dillahunt Any Day Now [Blu-ray] Car's Life 3: The Royal Heist (direct to video?, 2012?) Not in IMDb, so here's a link to "Car's Life 2" instead CLONED: The Recreator Chronicles (2012) D'Agostino (USA/Greece, 2012) Cover says "A macabre tale of self-discovery" so let's go with that D'Agostino [Blu-ray] The Endless PossibIlity of Sky (2012) More info on this DVD at Water Bearer Films (store.waterbearerfilms.com) The Exhibitionists (2012) Richard Short, Pepper Binkley, Ella Rae Peck, Laverne Cox God's Country (2012) Jenn Gotzon, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Gib Gerard, Michael Toland It's in The Blood (2012) Lance Henriksen, Sean Elliot K-11 (2012) Goran Visnjic, Kate Del Castillo, D.B. Sweeney, Jason Mewes, Portia Doubleday, Tommy "Tiny" Lister K-11 [Blu-ray] Sloppy the Psychotic (2012) They'll put ANY clown on a DVD cover...or a Facebook cover Assassins Run (USA/Russia, 2013) Christian Slater, Cole Hauser, Sofya Skya, Angus Macfadyen Break Away (Baroudeur - South Africa, 2013) Deep Dark Canyon (2013) Ted Levine, Spencer Treat Clark, Nick Eversman, Martin Starr, Matthew Lillard Family Weekend Kristin Chenoweth, Matthew Modine, Olesya Rulin, Joey King, Eddie Hassell, Shirley Jones Jesus, The Daughter Of God (2013) Yep, Bill Zebub wrote/directed - can't bring myself to link billzebub.com again, sorry Re-Generator (2013?) Not in IMDb - more info on this DVD at Ytinifni Pictures (ytinifni.com) The Wanderers (2013) Layton Matthews (also wrote/directed), Ben Dreyfuss, Jesse C. Boyd COMEDY OF THE WEEK Red Light Comedy: Live From Amsterdam 1 (Showtime, 2012) Ian Bagg: Getting To F**ing Know You (Showtime, 2013) (4/24) ANIME OF THE WEEK Naruto Shippuden: Set 14 Ai No Kusabi: The Space Between Rosario + Vampire: The Complete First Season Rosario + Vampire CAPU2: The Complete Second Season Hakuoki OVA Collection Psychic Detective Yakumo: Complete Collection TV OF THE WEEK Top selling TV of the week...never heard of it... (ITV, 2013) Masterpiece Classic: Mr. Selfridge (UK Edition) Jeremy Piven IS Masterpiece Classic: Mr. Selfridge (UK Edition) [Blu-ray] (ABC, 1958-9) Maverick: The Complete Second Season (PBS, 2012) Ken Burns: The Central Park Five Watch online for free for a limited time at PBS (video.pbs.org) Ken Burns: The Central Park Five [Blu-ray] (Discovery) A Haunting - Season 5 - Aired 2012 (CBS, 2000-1) Touched By an Angel: The Seventh Season GERMAN TELEVISION OF THE WEEK (ARD, 2009, 2010) Donna Leon's Commissario Guido Brunetti Mysteries - Episodes 15 & 16 Series 8 & 9 were one episode each (ARD, 2011, 2012) Donna Leon's Commissario Guido Brunetti Mysteries - 17 & 18 ...as were Series 10 & 11...and now you're all caught up! Iron Man: Armored Adventures - Season 2, Vol 4 (Nicktoons, 2012) Final eight episodes Iron Man: Armored Adventures, Complete Season 2 Maybe they could have just put this out without dividing it into four volume$? The Restless Gun: The Complete Series (NBC, 1957-9) Too Cute Puppies (Animal Planet) One episode - also includes "Dogs 101" and "Designer Dog" Nova: Who Killed Lindbergh's Baby (WGBH, 2013) More info and watch online at NOVA (pbs.org) Sales, Soupy - Soupy Sez! "Collector's Edition Volume 4" MIND-BLOWING VARIETY SPECIAL OF THE WEEK Julie Andrews: One Step Into Spring (CBS, 1978) with Leslie Uggams, Leo Sayer (!), Alan King (!!), and THE MUPPETS - SOLD TV MOVIES OF THE WEEK Wyvern Mystery (BBC, 2000) Derek Jacobi, Iain Glen, Naomi Watts Pegasus Vs. Chimera (Syfy, Canada, 2012) COLOMBIAN TV OF THE WEEK Pablo Escobar: Patron Del Mal Part 1 (Escobar, El Patrón del Mal - miniseries, Canal Caracol, 2012) AND FINALLY, "60 MINUTES" OF THE WEEK 60 Minutes - The Pioneer Hotel Fire (DVD-R) 60 Minutes - The Lost Boys See the entire 3/31 show online for free at 60 Minutes (cbsnews.com) (DVD-R) KIDZ RELEAZEZ OF THE WEEK (mostly biblified) Wow, it MUST be a slow week if THIS is a top seller Buck Denver Asks: What's In The Bible? Volume Eleven - Spreading The Good News! The Wiggles: Surfer Jeff Betsy's Kindergarten Adventures 1 Betsy's Kindergarten Adventures 2 Betsy's Kindergarten Adventures 3 Betsy's Kindergarten Adventures 4 Betsy's Kindergarten Adventures 5 Betsy's Kindergarten Adventures 6 The Jesus Storybook Bible Animated DVD, Vol. 1 The Jesus Storybook Bible Animated DVD, Vol. 2 The Jesus Storybook Bible Animated DVD, Vol. 3 The Jesus Storybook Bible Animated DVD, Vol. 4 MUSIC OF THE WEEK Live at Montreux 2012 Alanis Morissette Live at Montreux 2012 [Blu-ray] Made in Japan Whitesnake (2011) Made in Japan [Blu-ray] Deadmau5 - The Man, The DJ, The Music Umm...what about THE MASK Riddle Box Weekend ICP Tunnel Vision Raz Mesinai Farewell Concert The Statler Brothers Lopez, Jennifer - Evolution Pink - Revolution Britten & His Festival (Benjamin Britten and His Aldeburgh Festival - BBC, 1967) (PAL) Voulez-Vous ZE:A (Children of Empire) (import) Live in Ancient Kourion Iced Earth (import) (import) Fab Live: Fujifabric Zepp Tour 2012 Light Flight [Blu-ray] Kana Nishino - MOST EXPENSIVE TITLE OF THE WEEK (import) Kanayan Tour 2012 Arena [Blu-ray] 2PM (import) Arena Tour 2011: Republic of 2pm [Blu-ray] 2PM (import) First Japan Tour 2011: Take Off' In Makuhari Messe [Blu-ray] 2PM (import) Live 2012: Six Beautiful Days in Budokan [Blu-ray] Cliff Richard - Live In Berlin (PAL) (4/26) LEARNIN' Play Frusciante Max Milligan CLASSICAL OF THE WEEK Mozart in Japan Mitsuko Uchida (PAL) SPORTS! Southwest Championship Wrestling: Best Of The 80's Volume 1 "19 big matches" but don't know what they are - still, I'm always intrigued by any wrestling footage that WWE may not (yet) own... SWEAT OF THE WEEK Kathy Smith Timeless Collection: Pregnancy Prenatal Postnatal Workout Kathy Smith Timeless Collection: Fat Burning Classics For the record, I totally approve of DVD rereleases of 1980s aerobics videos (well, I'm on the fence about the pregnancy ones) Scott Cole: Discover Tai Chi for Fitness DANCE LIKE YOU NEED INSTRUCTION Learn to Dance Collection Set NINE DVDs! More info on this set at BFS (bfsent.com) Stripper Dance - Professional Exotic Dance Routines & Striptease Technique from Elite Clubs Lady Morrighan DEFEND YOURSELF Master of Escapes with Eduardo Telles & Robert Lovi (4/26) SMUT OF THE WEEK Fifty Shades of De Sade Marquis de Sade's Justine, Eugenie, Eugenie de Sade, Justine de Sade - suspicious that this may be same movie four times Girlfriend's Forever: Ever Loving Friends I won't lie to you...that apostrophe is really bugging me ET CETERA WAR (WHAT IS IT GOOD FOR) Missile Attack Vulcan B Mark I THE TRUTH IS OUT THERE Alien Abduction-Odyssey of Betty & Barney Hill (2013) More info on this DVD and trailer at Reality Entertainment (reality-entertainment.com) Dark Passions Of A Sexual Serial Killer Roswell UFO Crash: Deathbed Confessions Because I'm running so late, it's time to start thinking about NEXT Tuesday! CURRENT TOP PREORDERED TITLES OF NEXT WEEK 1 Silver Linings Playbook 2 Silver Linings Playbook [Blu-ray] 3 History of the Eagles [3 Blu-Ray] 4 The Guilt Trip 5 History of the Eagles [3DVD] 6 Broken City [Blu-ray] 7 Star Trek: The Next Generation - Season Three [Blu-ray] 8 Broken City 9 Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Best of Both Worlds (Blu-ray +UltraViolet) 10 The Guilt Trip (Two-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo +Digital Copy) 11 Funny Girl [Blu-ray] 12 The Vampire Lovers [Blu-ray] 13 Scarlet Pimpernel 14 Manborg 15 Nova: Earth From Space 16 My Little Pony, Friendship is Magic: Princess Twilight Sparkle 17 Strictly Ballroom [Blu-ray] 18 WWE: The Best of in Your House [Blu-ray] 19 Not Fade Away 20 The Details 21 Not Fade Away (Blu-ray +Digital Copy +UltraViolet) 22 David Et Jonathas 23 Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries: Complete Collection 24 Star Trek I: The Motion Picture [Blu-ray] CURRENT TOP PREORDERED TITLE FOR THE WEEK BEGINNING... * 5/7: Jack Reacher (Two-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo + Digital Copy) 5/14: Dexter: The Seventh Season 5/21: True Blood: The Complete Fifth Season 5/28: Doctor Who: Series Seven - Part Two 6/4: A Good Day to Die Hard (Blu-ray/DVD Combo) 6/11: Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters - Rated and Unrated Versions (Blu-ray 3D / Blu-ray / DVD / Digital Copy +UltraViolet) * 6/18: Quartet * 6/25: Shaun of the Dead [Blu-ray Steelbook] 7/2: The Many Loves Of Dobie Gillis: The Complete Series That's it! 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Mr. Boffo Scrapple Since: 24.3.02 From: Oshkosh, WI Since last post: 1340 days Last activity: 1301 days # 2 Posted on 22.4.13 1845.16 | Instant Rating: 8.21 I'm really surprised that so many people either have 3D TVs or expect to have 3D TVs in the future. The non-3D BluRay is $10 cheaper. "I'm pretty sure [Andre Caldwell]'ll do a lot more with Manning than he did with Andy Dalton." - StaggerLee
Cerebus Scrapple Since: 17.11.02 Since last post: 273 days Last activity: 272 days # 3 Posted on 23.4.13 0033.46 | Instant Rating: 1.41
That totally awesome 50 Shades of De Sade is 4 different films and they are all excellent. Forget it Josh... it's Cerebustown.